Vilhelmina Parish, Västerbotten, Sweden Genealogy

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Sweden
Västerbotten County
Vilhelmina Parish


Guide to Vilhelmina Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Fatmomakke Church
Dikanas Church
Latikberg Church
Svkrk Church
Saxnaska

History

In 1804 the parish of Volgsjö was renamed Vilhelmina in honour of Queen Frederica Dorothea Wilhelmina of Sweden.
In 1947 Vilhelmina was detached from the rural municipality with the same name, forming the market town of Vilhelmina. The two entities were reunited in 1965.
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Vilhelmina Parish, Västerbotten, Sweden Genealogy
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Place Names

Andersmark

Bengtestjärn, Bäsksele, Bäsksjön

Dejkanvik, Dajnan se Dåinan (Dajnan see Dåinan), Djupdal, Dorris kallat Dåriss (Dorris called Dåriss), Dåinan

Fjällboberg

Gikanäs, Gikasjö, Gillesjaur, Granberg, Granliden, Gransjön, Grundsjön, Grytsjön Hacksjön, Heligfjäll, Hornsjön,Idliden

Järvsjön

Karlsbacka, Kittefljäll Lill (Kittelfjäll Small), Kittelfjäll Stor Kittelfjäll Large), Klimpen, Kroksjön

Latikberg Norra (Latikberg North), Latikberg Södra (Latikberg South), Laxbäcken, Litsjönäs Lövberg, Lövliden, Lövnäs, Lövstrand

Malgovik, Mark, Marså, Matsdal, Mellanås

Nordansjö, Norrvik, Nyluspen, Nästansjö

Rembacka, Rismyrliden, Risträsk, Råsele, Rönnäs

Saxnäs, Siksjön, Siksjönäs, Sjulsmark, Skansholm, Skansnäs, Skobbogatt, Skog, Stabbunäs, Stalon, Starburnäs also Stabburnäs, Statsås, Stensele, Stor-Kittelfjäll, Stornäs, Storsele, Storånäs, Strömnäs, Sunnansjö, Svannäs, Sörliden

Tjäl, Trisunda

Ulvoberg

Vikenvik, Volgsele, Volgsjö, Västanbäck

Boställslösa (Homeless people)

To see what kind of place it is you will need a Swedish Gazetteer.

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Collections

Census Records

Church Records

Online Database Church Records

The easiest way to access the Swedish Church Records is through the internet, using these five sites (see links to specific collections below). Four of these sites require a subscription for access. (ArkivDigital, Ancestry.com, and MyHeritage.com are available at a FamilyHistory Center near you free of charge.)

Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden

These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:

Family History Library Records

Click Sweden, Västerbotten Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Library, that may be digitized. Check back occasionally to see if your records have become available. In the meantime, some of them might be available at a Family History Center near you.
Click on "Places within Sweden, Västerbotten" and then select your parish.

Military Records

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References

Vilhelmina parish, Husförhörslängd, 1840-1846, Ort register.