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=== '''History'''  ===
 
=== '''History'''  ===
  
The county of Blekinge was created in 1683. It is the smallest county by geographical area in Sweden. The boundaries are identical to the Landskap ([[Blekinge Province, Sweden|Blekinge Province]]) that pre-dates the county. Before 1997 the county boardered with Kronoberg, Kalmar and Kristianstad&nbsp; counties.  
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The County of Blekinge was created in 1683. It is the smallest County by geographical area in Sweden. The boundaries are identical to the Landskap ([[Blekinge Province, Sweden|Blekinge Province]]) that pre-dates the County. Before 1997 the County boardered with Kronoberg, Kalmar and Kristianstad&nbsp; Counties.  
  
 
The [[Swedish County Letters|county letter]] for Blekinge is: K  
 
The [[Swedish County Letters|county letter]] for Blekinge is: K  
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*[[Databases for Blekinge Research|Databases for Blekinge Research]]<br>  
 
*[[Databases for Blekinge Research|Databases for Blekinge Research]]<br>  
 
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[[Sweden, Blekinge Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Sweden, Blekinge Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]<br>
  
 
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*[[FamilySearch Indexing for Blekinge, Sweden|Indexing in Blekinge]]<br>
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*[http://forums.familysearch.org/en/forumdisplay.php?s=&f=96&page=1&pp=20&prefixid=region_3&sort=lastpost&order=desc&daysprune=-1 Research in Blekinge Forum]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?s=&f=96&page=1&pp=20&prefixid=blekinge Research in Blekinge Forum]
 
 
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Revision as of 16:01, 8 April 2013

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History

The County of Blekinge was created in 1683. It is the smallest County by geographical area in Sweden. The boundaries are identical to the Landskap (Blekinge Province) that pre-dates the County. Before 1997 the County boardered with Kronoberg, Kalmar and Kristianstad  Counties.

The county letter for Blekinge is: K

Tools


  • Maps
  • Blekinge Word List

Districts

  • Bräkne Härad
  • Lister Härad
  • Medelstad Härad
  • Östra Härad


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A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Sweden, Blekinge Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)


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