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=== Census Records  ===
 
=== Census Records  ===
  
*[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=bd16MT60 1664-1666] This census was taken by the local parish priests. It lists the name of the farms, names of farm owners (including widows), the sons of the farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and their sons, and the ages of each person.  A database of this census is available at [http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=bd16MT60 Digitalarkivet].
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'''1664-1666 Census (Manntall)'''
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=356656&disp=Manntall+1701++ 1701]: The census of 1701 was taken for military purposes. It lists only the males living in rural districts who were over the age of one year. It includes the farm name, name and age of the owner, names and ages of sons and servants. Also includes the residence of all unmarried males living away from home when the census was taken.[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=1701stav&spraak=e&metanr=2290 Mantallet (Census) 1701 for Stavanger Amt] (Rogaland County)
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This census was taken by the local parish priests. It lists the name of the farms, names of farm owners (including widows), the sons of the farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and their sons, and the ages of each person. There was another census taken by the civil authorities at this same time. Both censuses should be searched as they supplement each other. This clerical census is more complete.
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[https://beta.familysearch.org/s/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog.familysearch.org%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F400225&hash=Z2%252BVq1TxSXIBQIJDbkvdUCWyCJM%253D Fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 1664-1666] Microfilm
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This census was taken by the local civil authorities. It lists the names of the farms, farmowners (including widows), sons of farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and sons of cottagers and the age of each person. The clerical authorities took a census during this same time period. Both censuses should be used as they supplement each other. The clerical census is more complete.
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=bd17MT60&spraak=e&metanr=1277 Manntall 1663-66 for Stavanger amt III] Database
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*'''1701 Census (Manntall)'''
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[https://beta.familysearch.org/s/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog.familysearch.org%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F356691&hash=Z2%252BVq1TxSXIBQIJDbkvdUCWyCJM%253D Manntall 1701] Microfilm
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The census of 1701 was taken for military purposes. It lists only the males living in rural districts who were over the age of one year. It includes the farm name, name and age of the owner, names and ages of sons and servants. Also includes the residence of all unmarried males living away from home when the census was taken.  
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=1701stav&spraak=e&metanr=2280 Manntallet 1701 for Stavanger amt] Database
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*'''1801 Census (Folketellingen)'''
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[https://beta.familysearch.org/s/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog.familysearch.org%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F496183&hash=Z2%252BVq1TxSXIBQIJDbkvdUCWyCJM%253D Folketellingen den 1ste februar 1801 for Sjernarøy] Microfilm
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The 1801 census (b. 39) for [[Nedstrand (Hinderå), Norway|Nedstrand (Hinderå)]] clerical district includes Nedstrand and [[Sjernarøy, Norway|Sjernarøy]] parishes. It lists the farm name, person's name, position in the household, age, marital status, and occupation.
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f18011139&spraak=e&metanr=321 1801-telling for 1139 Hinneraae (Nerstrand)] Database
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*'''1865 Census (Folketellingen)'''
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[https://beta.familysearch.org/s/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog.familysearch.org%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F256796&hash=Z2%252BVq1TxSXIBQIJDbkvdUCWyCJM%253D Folketælling 31 December 1865 for Nedstrand] Microfilm
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This census contains the persons name, residence, status in the family, occupation, sex, martial status, place of birth, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information. Each book usually contains one clerical district (prestegjeld). In some books there are two clerical districts recorded. The parishes and school districts in each clerical district are listed at the beginning of each book.
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f61139&spraak=e&metanr=654 1865-telling for Nærstrand] Database
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*'''1875 Census (Folketellingen)'''
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[https://beta.familysearch.org/s/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog.familysearch.org%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F417160&hash=Z2%252BVq1TxSXIBQIJDbkvdUCWyCJM%253D Folketellingen for kongeriket Norge den 31te desember 1875 for Nedstrand] Microfilm
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This 1875 census contains the persons name, whether resident or temporary resident, those absent from the parish and their location at the time of the census, position in the family, occupation, sex, marital status, year of birth, place of birth, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information.
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f71139&spraak=e&metanr=5237 1875-teljinga for Nærstrand] Database
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*'''1900 Census (Folketellingen)'''
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[https://beta.familysearch.org/s/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog.familysearch.org%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F384474&hash=Z2%252BVq1TxSXIBQIJDbkvdUCWyCJM%253D Folketellingen for Norge den 3dje desember 1900 for Nedstrand] Microfilm
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This census contains the persons name, whether resident or temporary resident, those absent from the parish, and their location at the time of the census, position in the family, marital status, occupation, date of birth, place of birth, citizenship, religion, and other miscellaneous information.
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/webcens.exe?slag=visbase&filnamn=f01140&spraak=e&metanr=1043 1900-telling for Stjernerø] Database
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*'''1910 Census (Folketellingen]'''
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[http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/] Countdown for the release of the 1910 census database.
  
 
=== Court Records  ===
 
=== Court Records  ===

Revision as of 21:11, 5 October 2010

Norway > Rogaland County > Sjernarøy

Church Records

Sjernaroy kyrkje2.jpg

Nedstrand clerical district records begin in 1724. They contain priest and sexton records from the parishes Nedstrand (Hinderå) and Sjernarøy with Skjoldastraumen (Vårneset) chapell. Hinderå was changed to Nedstrand in 1881 and Vårneset to Skjoldastraumen in 1975.

An extract of Nedstrand (formerly Hinneraae) church records which include Sjernarøy in Rogaland county, 1724-1740 by Ola Aurenes.These records are available on microfilm at the Family History Library.

Sjernaroy kyrkje.jpg

Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet.

Census Records

1664-1666 Census (Manntall)

Sogneprestenes manntall 1664-1666 Microfilm

This census was taken by the local parish priests. It lists the name of the farms, names of farm owners (including widows), the sons of the farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and their sons, and the ages of each person. There was another census taken by the civil authorities at this same time. Both censuses should be searched as they supplement each other. This clerical census is more complete.

Fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 1664-1666 Microfilm

This census was taken by the local civil authorities. It lists the names of the farms, farmowners (including widows), sons of farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and sons of cottagers and the age of each person. The clerical authorities took a census during this same time period. Both censuses should be used as they supplement each other. The clerical census is more complete.

Manntall 1663-66 for Stavanger amt III Database

  • 1701 Census (Manntall)

Manntall 1701 Microfilm

The census of 1701 was taken for military purposes. It lists only the males living in rural districts who were over the age of one year. It includes the farm name, name and age of the owner, names and ages of sons and servants. Also includes the residence of all unmarried males living away from home when the census was taken.

Manntallet 1701 for Stavanger amt Database

  • 1801 Census (Folketellingen)

Folketellingen den 1ste februar 1801 for Sjernarøy Microfilm

The 1801 census (b. 39) for Nedstrand (Hinderå) clerical district includes Nedstrand and Sjernarøy parishes. It lists the farm name, person's name, position in the household, age, marital status, and occupation.

1801-telling for 1139 Hinneraae (Nerstrand) Database

  • 1865 Census (Folketellingen)

Folketælling 31 December 1865 for Nedstrand Microfilm

This census contains the persons name, residence, status in the family, occupation, sex, martial status, place of birth, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information. Each book usually contains one clerical district (prestegjeld). In some books there are two clerical districts recorded. The parishes and school districts in each clerical district are listed at the beginning of each book.

1865-telling for Nærstrand Database

  • 1875 Census (Folketellingen)

Folketellingen for kongeriket Norge den 31te desember 1875 for Nedstrand Microfilm

This 1875 census contains the persons name, whether resident or temporary resident, those absent from the parish and their location at the time of the census, position in the family, occupation, sex, marital status, year of birth, place of birth, religion if not a member of the state church, and other miscellaneous information.

1875-teljinga for Nærstrand Database

  • 1900 Census (Folketellingen)

Folketellingen for Norge den 3dje desember 1900 for Nedstrand Microfilm

This census contains the persons name, whether resident or temporary resident, those absent from the parish, and their location at the time of the census, position in the family, marital status, occupation, date of birth, place of birth, citizenship, religion, and other miscellaneous information.

1900-telling for Stjernerø Database

  • 1910 Census (Folketellingen]

[1] Countdown for the release of the 1910 census database.

Court Records

Land Records

Probate Records

Probate records for the years 1666-1795 are in the combined Ryfylke and Karmsund judicial districts in Rogaland county.

For 1786-1876 the records are in the Ryfylke judicial district.

The clerical probates are found in Ryfylke deanery in Rogaland county, Norway. They are for the years 1786-1807.


Farm Book

A genealogy of the people and their farms in Sjernarøy in Nedstrand clerical district in Rogaland county with some history.

Løland, Jacob Sverre, "Sjernarøy bygdebok: gard og ætt," Finnøy: Utgevar: Finnøy kommune, 1972. 948.31/S5 D2L FHL INTL Book

"Index to Sjernarøy bygdebok" by Jørg Eirik Waula. Stavanger, Norway: Rogaland Historie og Ættesogelag, 1995.