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Guide to '''Ål Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records. <br>
  
 
=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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By the year 1386, Gagnef parish was created from Ål parish. In 1583 Bjursås was created from Ål parish. Originally Ål parish had its own pastorat, then it became a annex to Leksand and later to Gagnef.  
 
By the year 1386, Gagnef parish was created from Ål parish. In 1583 Bjursås was created from Ål parish. Originally Ål parish had its own pastorat, then it became a annex to Leksand and later to Gagnef.  
  
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| Kommun = 1863-1973 Ål, 1974- Leksand
 
| Kommun = 1863-1973 Ål, 1974- Leksand
 
| Militär indelning = '''Dal-regementet:''' Leksands and Gagnefs Kompanier, Extra Soldat-Roteringen, '''Dalregementet''': Majorens (Leksands) and Gagnefs kompanier
 
| Militär indelning = '''Dal-regementet:''' Leksands and Gagnefs Kompanier, Extra Soldat-Roteringen, '''Dalregementet''': Majorens (Leksands) and Gagnefs kompanier
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| FamilySearch I.D. = 6373257
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| NAD Ref Code = SE/ULA/11776
 
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=== Place Names  ===
 
=== Place Names  ===
  
Bäckebo, Capellanigården, Heden Östra, Heden Nedre, Holen, Kihlen, Prästgården, Skolgården, Sätra, Tunsta, Åhlby.  
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Brenäs, Busmor, Bäckeberg, Bäckebo, <br><br>Capellansgården, <br><br>Halgbo, Halgnäs, Heden Östra, Heden Nedre, Holen, <br><br>Kihlen, Kvarnberg, <br><br>Mårtensberg <br><br>Oxberg, <br><br>Prästgården, <br><br>Rexbo, <br><br>Skolgården, Solarvet, Solberga, Sätra, Sörskog, <br><br>Tunsta, Tällberg, <br><br>Valberg, Varåsen, <br><br>Åhlby.<br>
  
 
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*'''Surrounding Parishes'''
 
*'''Surrounding Parishes'''
  
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=== Collections  ===
 
 
 
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*'''Church Records'''
 
  
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== Collections  ==
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===Census Records===
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*[[Sweden Household Examination Records (Husförhörslängder)]]--explanation of this church record which is functionally the census of Sweden.
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*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10180/sweden-household-examination-books-1880-1920?s=218489221 Sweden Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920], ($), index and images. Also on Also on [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9731 '''Ancestry.com'''], ($), [http://www.arkivdigital.se/search?q=Kopparberg&commit=search '''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), and [https://sok.riksarkivet.se/digitala-arkiv?Arkivsok=&EndastDigitaliserat=false&Lan=Dalarnas+l%C3%A4n&Arkivtyp=Kyrkoarkiv&AvanceradSok=False&PageSize=20&typAvLista=Standard '''SVAR'''] ($).
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===Church Records===
  
*'''Court Records'''
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====Online Database Church Records====
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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 [https://familysearch.org/locations/ a FamilyHistory Center near you] free of charge.'')
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:*{{RecordSearch|1977549|'''Sweden, Kopparberg Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1628-1860'''}}, FamilySearch Historical Records.
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:*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/category-Sweden/sweden?s=218489221 '''MyHeritage.com'''] ($),
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:*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/cardcatalog.aspx#ccat=hc=25&dbSort=1&sbo=1&title=Sweden&keyword=& '''Ancestry.com'''] ($), 
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:*[http://www.arkivdigital.se/search?q=Kopparberg&commit=search '''Arkiv Digital'''] ($), and
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:*[https://sok.riksarkivet.se/digitala-arkiv?Arkivsok=&EndastDigitaliserat=false&Lan=Dalarnas+l%C3%A4n&Arkivtyp=Kyrkoarkiv&AvanceradSok=False&PageSize=20&typAvLista=Standard '''SVAR'''] ($).
  
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====Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden====
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:These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:
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::*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/sweden-an-introduction-to-arkivdigital/886 Sweden: An Introduction to ArkivDigital]
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::*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/67 Use the Full Scope of Arkiv Digital for Swedish Genealogy]<br>
  
*'''Military Records'''
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====Family History Library Records  ====
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Click [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&placeId=147647&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Sweden%2C%20Kopparberg%22 '''Sweden, Kopparberg 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 [https://familysearch.org/locations/ '''Family History Center'''] near you. <br>Click on "Places within Sweden, Kopparberg and then select your parish.
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===Military Records===
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*[[Sweden Military Records]]
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*[http://www.soldatreg.se/sok-soldat/ '''Central Soldiers Register''']  [http://www.ep.liu.se/databases/soldatregister/default.sv.aspx '''Instructions''' ][http://www.ep.liu.se/databases/soldatregister/search.sv.aspx '''Search Engine''']
  
 
=== Related Sources  ===
 
=== Related Sources  ===
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{{Click|Image:Sweden_ORP.png|Sweden Online Genealogy Records}}[[File:Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg|link=FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups on Facebook]]
  
*'''Digital'''
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===Help Reading Swedish Records===
 
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*You do not have to be fluent in Swedish to read these records!  The have a limited vocabulary: mother, father, born, bride, groom, married, etc. The rest of the content will be names, dates, and places, which do not need translation.
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*[[Swedish Genealogical Word List|This '''Swedish Word List''']] covers typical  terms found in the records.
 
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*[http://swedishgenealogyguide.com/dictionaries/swedish-historical-dictionary-database-shdd '''Swedish Historical Dictionary Database, SHDD''']: This interactive dictionary allows you to enter a word in the search box and receive the translation.
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*[[Moveable Feast Day Calendar for: Sweden|'''Feast Day Calendar (Moveable)''']] and [[Fixed and Moveable Feast Days for: Sweden|'''Feast Day Lists (Fixed and Moveable)''']] will help you translate dates written in feast day form.
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*Denmark surnames are patronymic and change every generation, so carefully study  [[Sweden Names, Personal|'''Sweden Names, Personal''']].
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*For help with reading the column headings found in more recent records, see [[Media:Swedenish_Par_Reg_and_Exam_headings.pdf|Swedish Parish Register and Household Exam Roll Headings]].
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*Instructions, document examples, and translations are given for [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1717/1282 '''Reading Swedish Birth and Christening Records 1717'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1752/1283 '''1752'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1771/1284 '''1771'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1792/1285 '''1792'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1803/1235 '''1803'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1834/1234 '''1834'''], [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-swedish-birth-and-christening-records-1854/1233 '''1854'''].
  
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===Help Reading Old Handwriting===
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:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?resultListItem=1&fq=place%3A%22Sweden%22&fq=skill_level%3A%22Beginner%22&fq=subjects_en%3A%22Instruction%20and%20methodology%2FEducation%2F%22 '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy, Lesson 1''']
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:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/spelling-and-phonetics-for-swedish-genealogy/1307 '''Spelling and Phonetics for Swedish Genealogy, Lesson 2'''] — Names, dates, and key genealogical words
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:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-gothic-handwriting-for-swedish-genealogy-put-it-all-together/1337 '''Reading Gothic Handwriting for Swedish Genealogy: Put It All Together, Lesson 3''']
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:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/birth-and-christening-records-for-swedish-genealogy/1223 '''Birth and Christening Records for Swedish Genealogy''']
  
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*'''Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records:''' (free, online lessons at FamilySearch):
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-scandinavian-gothic-handwritten-records-lesson-1-scandinavian-gothic-letters/255 Lesson 1: '''Scandinavian Gothic Letters'''],
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-scandinavian-gothic-handwritten-records-lesson-2-names-words-and-dates/257 Lesson 2:''' Names, Words, and Dates'''], and
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-scandinavian-gothic-handwritten-records-lesson-3-handwritten-records/256 Lesson 3: '''Handwritten Records''']<br>
  
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===Help With Research Objectives and Strategies===
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[[Sweden Research Strategies|'''Sweden Research Strategies''']]
  
 
=== References  ===
 
=== References  ===
  
Ål parish, Husförhörslängd 1840-1849, Ort register.  
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Ål parish, Husförhörslängd AI:11a and 11b 1840-1849, Ort register.  
  
 
Riksarkivet. "Ål Församling." <u>Nationell ArkivDatabas</u> (NAD). March 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/  
 
Riksarkivet. "Ål Församling." <u>Nationell ArkivDatabas</u> (NAD). March 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/  

Latest revision as of 21:56, 31 October 2017

Sweden
Kopparberg County
Ål

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

History

By the year 1386, Gagnef parish was created from Ål parish. In 1583 Bjursås was created from Ål parish. Originally Ål parish had its own pastorat, then it became a annex to Leksand and later to Gagnef.


Ål Parish, Kopparberg, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Västerås
Pastorat -1562 Leksand, 1562-1613 Gagnef, 1613- Ål
Län 1631-1640 Kopparberg, 1641-1646 Säter, 1647- Kopparberg
Landskap Dalarna
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1893 Leksand, Ål and Bjursås, 1894-1915 Leksand, 1916-1947 Leksand and Gagnef, 1948-1970 Nedansiljans domsaga
Domsaga 1687-1875 Östra, later called Österdalarne, 1876-1974 Nedansiljan, 1975- Leksand
Fögderi 1720-1917 Nedansiljan, 1918-1946 Västerdal, 1946- Falun
Kommun 1863-1973 Ål, 1974- Leksand
Militär indelning Dal-regementet: Leksands and Gagnefs Kompanier, Extra Soldat-Roteringen, Dalregementet: Majorens (Leksands) and Gagnefs kompanier
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/11776


Place Names

Brenäs, Busmor, Bäckeberg, Bäckebo,

Capellansgården,

Halgbo, Halgnäs, Heden Östra, Heden Nedre, Holen,

Kihlen, Kvarnberg,

Mårtensberg

Oxberg,

Prästgården,

Rexbo,

Skolgården, Solarvet, Solberga, Sätra, Sörskog,

Tunsta, Tällberg,

Valberg, Varåsen,

Åhlby.


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

  • Surrounding Parishes


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, Kopparberg 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, Kopparberg and then select your parish.

Military Records

Related Sources

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Help Reading Swedish Records

Help Reading Old Handwriting

Help With Research Objectives and Strategies

Sweden Research Strategies

References

Ål parish, Husförhörslängd AI:11a and 11b 1840-1849, Ort register.

Riksarkivet. "Ål Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). March 2011 http://www.nad.ra.se/

Skatteverket. "Ål." Förteckning (Sveriges församlingar genom tiderna). March 2011 Sveriges församlingar genom tiderna