Ørskog, Møre og Romsdal, Norway Genealogy

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Church Records

Ørskog clerical district contains parish registers from the parishes Ørskog and Sykkylven. Included Stranda and Stordal until 1759.

The Family History Library has microfilm copies of the church books, 1720-1925.

Digital images are online at Digitalarkivet:

Ørskog: 1720-1877

Ørskog / Sykkylven: 1865-1937

Ørskog / Ørskog: 1852-1925

Stranda: 1759-1881

Stranda / Stordal: 1854-1943

Stranda / Stranda: 1854-1938

Census Records

  • Sogneprestenes manntall 1664-1666.  The 1664-1666 census for Ørskog clerical district was kept by the parish priest and include the parishes of Ørskog, Sykkylven, Stordal, Stranda, Norddal, Sunnylven and Geiranger.   This census is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.


  • Folketellingen den 1ste februar 1801, Norge.  The 1801 census for Ørskog clerical district include the parishes of Ørskog and Sykkylven and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.  It is also available online atDigital Archives.



  • Folketellingen 1845 for Ørskog prestegjeld (Møre og Romsdal).  The 1845 census for Ørskog clerical district include the parishes of Ørskog and Sykkylven. It lists statistics only, and is available on microfilm at the Family History LIbrary.



Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

Probate Records

1689-1801: Probates are found in Sunnmøre judicial district.

1791-1852: Probates are found in Nordre Sunnmøre judicial district.

1707-1807: Clerical probates are found in Sunnmøre Deanery