Vimmerby Stadsförsamling Parish, Kalmar, Sweden Genealogy

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Vimmerby Stadsförsamling

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


Vimmerby Municipality is a municipality in Kalmar County, south-eastern Sweden. Its seat is located in the city of Vimmerby.
Stångån is a small river running through the municipality. The municipality was created by the local government reform of 1971, when the City of Vimmerby was united with the surrounding rural municipalities to form an entity of unitary type

Vimmerby Stadsförsamling Parish, Kalmar, Sweden Genealogy
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Place Names

u.n.u. followed by a place name means, that there were Bckstugor in  the named area.

Adolsborg Norra Kvarteret, Alexnäs Västra och Östra, Apelkullen, Apoteket Västra Kvarteret, Aspenäs,

Backstugan u.n.u Blomsterhult

                              Korka Kvarn,

Badhuset Norra Kvarteret, Biby, Birum, Blomsterhult, Bofall Norra, Bofall Södra, Bomanska Gården Västra Kvarteret, Borg, Brännhult, Båtsmansbacken Södra Kvarteret, Bäcken, Bäckkullen,

Eksjötorp, Ekäng, Erikslund,

Fagerdal, Fagerhult, Fattighuset Vimmerby stad, Fjärdingskog, Fjärdingsmåla, Fogdhem, Folkskolehuset Nora kvarteret, Fredriksborg, Fredrikslund, Friden, Fågelhem,

Georgslund, Gjutarebacken Östra Kvarteret, Glasmästarestugan, Grindstugan, Gropen Norra Kvarteret, Grönbäck, Grönkullen, Grönlid, Grönäng, Gustavsberg, Gustavsborg, Gård Västra Kvarteret, Gård Östra Kvarteret,

Haga, Hagstugan, Hammarsebo, Hermansborg, Holm, Högerum, Höghult, Hökenäs,



Kampbacken Norra Kvarteret, Karinsäng, Katrinelund, Kejsarekullen Norra, Kejsarekullen Södra, Korka Kvarn, Korkatorp, Kristineberg, Krönsnäs, Kullen, Kvarnen Korka, Kvarteret Norra, Kvarteret Södra, Kvarteret Västra, Kvarteret Östra, Källsberg, Källtorpet,

Liljerum, Lindsbo, Loarp, Lund,

Mallingerum, Mariannelund, Marielund, Mossebo,

Norralund, Norrhult, Nyborg, Nyhult, Nylid, Nymåla, Nytorp, Nöjerum Västra och Östra,

Odla, Olsbo,

Persbo, Persnäs, Petersborg, Peterslund, Pottaskestugan Västra Kvarteret,

Rektorsgården Norra Kvarteret, Rinneros, Rosenborg, Rosendal, Rosenholm, Rosenlund, Rundhult Norra, Runhult Södra, Ryd,

Samulestorp, Sandbacken Västra Kvarteret, Sandstugan, Sjöbo, Skeninge, Skolhuset Norra Kvarteret, Skyttorpet, Smedjelund, Spensnebo, Stadsbränneriet Södra  Kvarteret, Stamphagen, Stenbäcken, Stensberg, Stenshult, Stenkulla,

Stugan u.n.u. Fagerdal
                       Korka Kvarn

                       Norra Kvarteret Nr 1 - 34

                       Södra Kvarteret

                       Västra Kvarteret

Sveaborg, Svensborg, Svenstorp, Södrabäck,

Tingshuset Östra Kvarteret, Toppesten, Torakvarn, Tullhuset Östra, Norra Kvarteret, Tälleborg,

Ulriksdal, Ulveberg, Ulvekärr, Utmarken Östra Kvarteret,

Vendlebo, Vendeldal, Vidersborg, Vilund, Vimmerby Stad Fattighus, Vimmersborg, Västrahult, Västralund,


Östorp, Östraberg

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

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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,, and are available at a FamilyHistory Center near you free of charge.)

Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden

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Family History Library Records

Click Sweden, Kalmat 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, Kalmar and then select your parish.

Military Records

Related Sources

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PLF Database -- A large portion of births, marriages, and deaths have been indexed on CD-Roms for the county of Kalmar. The 4 disc set has been created by Person-och Lokalhistoriskt Forskarcentrum, Oskarshamn (PLF). To learn more about these CD-Roms click here.
Nixon -- a name index of Biographical and genealogical information for Kalmar and a few other counties.  To learn more click here.

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Ortnamnsregister, Vimmerby Stadsförsamling, Husförhörslängd 1853-1858