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Felestad Parish, Malmöhus, Sweden Genealogy

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

Felestad church

History[edit | edit source]

(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)

Felestad Parish, Malmöhus, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Lund
Pastorat - 1927 annex parish Källs-Nöbbelöv and Felestad pastorat, 1927 - 1961 annex parish Svalöv, Källs-Nöbbelöv and Felestad, 1962-1973 annex parish Svalöv, Felestad and Tirup, 1974-2001 annex parish Svalöv, Felestad, Tirup and Torrlösa, 2002 combined into Svalövsbygden parish.
Län Before 1658 belonged to Denmark, 1669 - 1996 Malmöhus, 1997 - the modern county of Skåne.
Landskap Skåne
Härad Rönneberg
Tingslag 1851-1873 Rönnebergs härad, 1874- Rönnebergs, Onsjö and Harjager härads
Domsaga Landskrona
Fögderi 1720 - 1863 Luggude, Rönneberga, Onsjö fögderi, 1864 - 1917 Rönneberga, Onsjö and Harjager, 1918 - Landskrona
Kommun 1863 - 1951 Felestad, 1952 - Svalöv
Militär indelning Skånska husarregemente
NAD Ref Code SE/LLA/13081
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names [edit | edit source]

No Ort register.

Listing of people living in Felestad during the years 1828-1836.

Sweden 1951 Place Names Register and the Swedish Parish Pages list in this Wiki will give you searchable lists of places, particularly parishes and the farms within those parishes.

  • Surrounding Parishes

Collections[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Online Database Church Records[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:

Family History Library Records[edit | edit source]

Click Sweden, Malmöhus 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, Malmöhus and then select your parish.

Military Records[edit | edit source]

Related Sources[edit | edit source]

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Help Reading Swedish Records[edit | edit source]

Help Reading Old Handwriting[edit | edit source]

Help With Research Objectives and Strategies[edit | edit source]

Sweden Research Strategies

References [edit | edit source]

Felestad Parish 1828-1836 AI;2, Husförhörslängd. No ort register.