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[[Norway|'''''Norway''''']] &gt; '''''[[Sogn og Fjordane County, Norway|Sogn og Fjordane County]] &gt;&nbsp;Gaular''''' <br>
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[[Norway|'''''Norway''''']] &gt; '''''[[Sogn og Fjordane County, Norway|Sogn og Fjordane County]] &gt;&nbsp;Gaular''''' <br>  
  
 
=== Church Records  ===
 
=== Church Records  ===
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Contains the parish registers from the parishes [[Sande, ,Sogn og Fjordane, Norway|Sande]], [[Bygstad (Svanø), Norway|Bygstad (Svanø)]], and [[Vik (Hopperstad, Hove), Norway|Vik (Hopperstad, Hove)]] with Hæstad chapel in Gaular clerical district.  
 
Contains the parish registers from the parishes [[Sande, ,Sogn og Fjordane, Norway|Sande]], [[Bygstad (Svanø), Norway|Bygstad (Svanø)]], and [[Vik (Hopperstad, Hove), Norway|Vik (Hopperstad, Hove)]] with Hæstad chapel in Gaular clerical district.  
  
Gaular was called Holmedal clerical district before 1755, when it was divided in two districts - Indre Holmedal (Gaular) and Ytre Holmedal (Fjaler). The name was changed from Indre Holmedal to Gaular in 1911, but these books are all cataloged as if it was only called Gaular clerical district. The records before 1785 are very difficult to read.
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Gaular was called Holmedal clerical district before 1755, when it was divided in two districts - Indre Holmedal (Gaular) and Ytre Holmedal (Fjaler). The name was changed from Indre Holmedal to Gaular in 1911, but these books are all cataloged as if it was only called Gaular clerical district. The records before 1785 are very difficult to read.  
  
Microfilm copies are available at the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=81571&disp=Kirkeb%C3%B8ker++ Family History Library] for the years 1755-1930.
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Microfilm copies are available at the {{FHL|81571|title-id|disp=Family History Library}} for the years 1755-1930.  
  
Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet.
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Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet.  
  
[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_fylke=14&idx_kommune=Gaular+prgj&idx_kilde=Alle&idx_periode=&idx_textsearch=&js=j Gaular: 1755-1881]
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[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_fylke=14&idx_kommune=Gaular+prgj&idx_kilde=Alle&idx_periode=&idx_textsearch=&js=j Gaular: 1755-1881]  
  
[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_fylke=14&idx_kommune=Gaular++++++++++prgj%2C+Bygstad++sokn&idx_kilde=Alle&idx_periode=&idx_textsearch=&js=j Gaular / Bygstad: 1853-1941]
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[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_fylke=14&idx_kommune=Gaular++++++++++prgj%2C+Bygstad++sokn&idx_kilde=Alle&idx_periode=&idx_textsearch=&js=j Gaular / Bygstad: 1853-1941]  
  
[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_fylke=14&idx_kommune=Gaular+++++++++++prgj%2C+Sande+++++++++++++sokn&idx_kilde=Alle&idx_periode=&idx_textsearch=&js=j Gaular / Sande: 1853-1930]
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[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_fylke=14&idx_kommune=Gaular+++++++++++prgj%2C+Sande+++++++++++++sokn&idx_kilde=Alle&idx_periode=&idx_textsearch=&js=j Gaular / Sande: 1853-1930]  
  
[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_fylke=14&idx_kommune=Gaular+prgj%2C+Viksdalen+sokn&idx_kilde=Alle&idx_periode=&idx_textsearch=&js=j Gaular / Viksdalen: 1853-1920]
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[http://www.arkivverket.no/URN:kb_read?idx_fylke=14&idx_kommune=Gaular+prgj%2C+Viksdalen+sokn&idx_kilde=Alle&idx_periode=&idx_textsearch=&js=j Gaular / Viksdalen: 1853-1920]  
  
 
=== Census Records  ===
 
=== Census Records  ===
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*'''Folketelling 1 Feb 1801, Norge'''. The '''1801''' census for '''Gaular (Indre Holmedal)''' clerical district include the parishes of '''Sande, Bygstad and Vik i Gaular.''' This census is available on microfilm at the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F500297 Family History Library]; as well as online at [http://digitalarkivet.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f18011430&spraak=n&metanr=361 Digitalarkivet] (Digital Archives).
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*'''Folketælling 31 December 1865.''' The '''1865''' census for '''Gaular '''(Indre Holmedal) clerical district include the parishes of '''Gaular, Bygstad, Sande and Vik i Gaular'''. This census is available on microfilm at the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F260463 Family History Library]; as well as online at [http://digitalarkivet.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f61430&spraak=n&metanr=699 Digitalarkivet] (Dgiital Archives) and at the [http://www.rhd.uit.no/indexeng.html Norwegian Historical Data Centre.]
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*'''Folketælling for kongeriget Norge den 31te December 1875'''. The '''1875 '''census for '''Gaular''' (Indre Holmedal) include the parishes of '''Gaular, Sande, Bygstad and Vik i Gaular'''.&nbsp; This census is available on microfilm at the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F418860 Family History Library].
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*'''Folketælling for Norge, 3 Dec 1900'''. The '''1900''' census for '''Gaular '''(Indre Holmedal) include the parishes of '''Gaular, Sande, Bygstad and Vik i Gaular.'''&nbsp; This census is available on microfilm at the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F386245 Family History Library] as well as online at [http://digitalarkivet.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f01430&spraak=n&metanr=1108 Digitalarkivet] (Digital Archives) and at the [http://www.rhd.uit.no/indexeng.html Norwegian Historical Data Center.]
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*'''Folketellingen for Norge den 1ste desember 1910'''. The '''1910''' census&nbsp; for '''Gaular''' '''(Indre Holmedal)''' is available online at [http://digitalarkivet.arkivverket.no/ft/sok/1910 Digitalarkivet] (Digital Archives) as well as at the [http://www.rhd.uit.no/folketellinger/folketellinger_e.aspx Norwegian Historical Data Centre.]
  
 
=== Court Records  ===
 
=== Court Records  ===
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=== Farm Books  ===
 
=== Farm Books  ===
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Hjelmeland, Olaf, '''''Gardssoga for Gaular''''', Gaular&nbsp;: Utgjeven av Gaular Sogelag, 1955-1968. A history of Gaular in Sogn og Fjordane county and a genealogy of the people who lived there. [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F281886 FHL 948.34/G1 H2h] A farm name index to this book is found in the following link. [[Image:948.34-G1 H2h V1 - Gardssoga for Gaular.pdf]]
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{{tip|The farm name index referenced above includes many more names than the list below.}}
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=== Farm Names  ===
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The farm number and name of the farms listed in Oluf Rygh Farm Name Index in about 1900 were as follows:
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=== Probate Records  ===
 
=== Probate Records  ===

Revision as of 15:24, 9 April 2013

Norway > Sogn og Fjordane County > Gaular

Church Records

Contains the parish registers from the parishes Sande, Bygstad (Svanø), and Vik (Hopperstad, Hove) with Hæstad chapel in Gaular clerical district.

Gaular was called Holmedal clerical district before 1755, when it was divided in two districts - Indre Holmedal (Gaular) and Ytre Holmedal (Fjaler). The name was changed from Indre Holmedal to Gaular in 1911, but these books are all cataloged as if it was only called Gaular clerical district. The records before 1785 are very difficult to read.

Microfilm copies are available at the Family History Library for the years 1755-1930.

Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet.

Gaular: 1755-1881

Gaular / Bygstad: 1853-1941

Gaular / Sande: 1853-1930

Gaular / Viksdalen: 1853-1920

Census Records

  • Folketelling 1 Feb 1801, Norge. The 1801 census for Gaular (Indre Holmedal) clerical district include the parishes of Sande, Bygstad and Vik i Gaular. This census is available on microfilm at the Family History Library; as well as online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).
  • Folketælling for kongeriget Norge den 31te December 1875. The 1875 census for Gaular (Indre Holmedal) include the parishes of Gaular, Sande, Bygstad and Vik i Gaular.  This census is available on microfilm at the Family History Library.

Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

Hjelmeland, Olaf, Gardssoga for Gaular, Gaular : Utgjeven av Gaular Sogelag, 1955-1968. A history of Gaular in Sogn og Fjordane county and a genealogy of the people who lived there. FHL 948.34/G1 H2h A farm name index to this book is found in the following link. File:948.34-G1 H2h V1 - Gardssoga for Gaular.pdf

Farm Names

The farm number and name of the farms listed in Oluf Rygh Farm Name Index in about 1900 were as follows:


Probate Records

1677-1881: Probates may be found in Sunnfjord judicial district.

1794-1846: Clerical probates may be found in Sunnfjord Deanery.