Borgholm Parish, Kalmar, Sweden Genealogy
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|Borgholm Parish, Kalmar, Sweden Genealogy|
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Borgholm was divided into blocks of houses. Each block was called a Kvarter. Each Kvarter was given a name. One or more numbers were also given to each Kvarter. The names of each Kvarter and their numbers as they were in 1849-1856 follow:
Gripen 27 - 28
Herkules 29- 32
Island 33- 36
Månen 43- 46
Orion 51 – 54
Sverige 68- 70,
Other places within Borgholm named in the household examination:
To see what kind of place it is you will need a Swedish Gazetteer.
- Surrounding Parishes
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- Church Records
- Court Records
- Military Records
- 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.
Societies and Libraries
Borgholm, Husförhörslängd 1849-1856