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=== '''History'''  ===
 
=== '''History'''  ===
  
Information about when the county was created. Geographical location, what Landskap it belongs to, and the neighboring counties in context to family history research.  
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Skaraborg County was created in 1634 when the Ståthållardömet was divided into the Counties of Skaraborg and Älvsborg. The name of the County has its origins with the authority based on the residence city of [[Skara_City,_Sweden|Skara]]. In 1660 the authority base was changed to the residence city of [[Mariestad_parish,_Sweden|Mariestad]] and the County is sometimes referred to as Mariestad County. Skaraborg County was dissolved on Dec. 31, 1997 when it became part of Västra Götaland County.  
  
The letter county code for Skaraborg is: R  
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Skaraborg County was the northern part of [[Västergötland Province, Sweden|Västergötland Province]].
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The southern part of Västergötland Province belonged to [[Älvsborg County, Sweden|Älvsborg County]].<br>
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The [[Swedish County Letters|county letter]] for Skaraborg is: R  
  
 
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*Databases for Skaraborg Research<br>
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*Databases for Skaraborg Research<br>  
 
*Gazetteers  
 
*Gazetteers  
*Genealogical Societies
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*[[Genealogical Societies in Västergötland, Sweden|Genealogical Societies]]
  
 
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=== Districts  ===
 
=== Districts  ===
  
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== Parishes  ==
 
== Parishes  ==
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*[[Beateberg parish, Sweden|Beateberg]]  
 
*[[Beateberg parish, Sweden|Beateberg]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Berg parish, Sweden|Berg]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Berg parish, Sweden|Berg]]  
*[[Berga parish, Sweden|Berga]]  
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*[[Skaraborg: Berga parish, Sweden|Berga]]  
 
*[[Binneberg parish, Sweden|Binneberg]]  
 
*[[Binneberg parish, Sweden|Binneberg]]  
 
*[[Bitterna parish, Sweden|Bitterna]]  
 
*[[Bitterna parish, Sweden|Bitterna]]  
*[[Bjärklunda parish, Sweden|Bjerklunda]]
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*[[Bjärklunda parish, Sweden|Bjerklunda]]  
 
*[[Bjurbäck parish, Sweden|Bjurbäck]]  
 
*[[Bjurbäck parish, Sweden|Bjurbäck]]  
 
*[[Bjurum parish, Sweden|Bjurum]]  
 
*[[Bjurum parish, Sweden|Bjurum]]  
 
*[[Bjärby parish, Sweden|Bjärby]]  
 
*[[Bjärby parish, Sweden|Bjärby]]  
 
*[[Bjärka parish, Sweden|Bjärka]]  
 
*[[Bjärka parish, Sweden|Bjärka]]  
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*[[Bjärklunda parish, Sweden|Bjärklunda]]
 
*[[Töreboda parish, Sweden|Björkäng]]  
 
*[[Töreboda parish, Sweden|Björkäng]]  
*[[Björsäter parish, Sweden|Björsäter]]  
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*[[Skaraborg: Björsäter parish, Sweden|Björsäter]]  
*[[Skaraborg: Bolum parish, Sweden|Bolum]]  
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*[[Valle: Bolum parish, Sweden|Bolum (Valle)]]
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*[[Kinne: Bolum parish, Sweden|Bolum (Kinne)]]
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*[[Borga parish, Sweden|Borga]]  
 
*[[Borgunda parish, Sweden|Borgunda]]  
 
*[[Borgunda parish, Sweden|Borgunda]]  
 
*[[Bottnaryd parish, Sweden|Bottnaryd]]  
 
*[[Bottnaryd parish, Sweden|Bottnaryd]]  
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*[[Brismene parish, Sweden|Brismene]]  
 
*[[Brismene parish, Sweden|Brismene]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Broby parish, Sweden|Broby]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Broby parish, Sweden|Broby]]  
*[[Broddetorp parish, Sweden|Broddetorp]]<br>
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*[[Broddetorp parish, Sweden|Broddetorp]]<br>  
 
*[[Brunnhem parish, Sweden|Brunnhem]]  
 
*[[Brunnhem parish, Sweden|Brunnhem]]  
 
*[[Bäck parish, Sweden|Bäck]]  
 
*[[Bäck parish, Sweden|Bäck]]  
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*[[Daretorp parish, Sweden|Daretorp]]  
 
*[[Daretorp parish, Sweden|Daretorp]]  
 
*[[Dimbo parish, Sweden|Dimbo]]  
 
*[[Dimbo parish, Sweden|Dimbo]]  
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*[[Döve parish, Sweden|Döve]]
 
*[[Edsvära parish, Sweden|Edsvära]]  
 
*[[Edsvära parish, Sweden|Edsvära]]  
 
*[[Edåsa parish, Sweden|Edåsa]]  
 
*[[Edåsa parish, Sweden|Edåsa]]  
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*[[Enåsa parish, Sweden|Enåsa]]  
 
*[[Enåsa parish, Sweden|Enåsa]]  
 
*[[Essunga parish, Sweden|Essunga]]  
 
*[[Essunga parish, Sweden|Essunga]]  
*[[Falköping Landsförsamling parish, Sweden|Falköping (Lands-)]]<br>
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*[[Falekvarna parish, Sweden|Falekvarna]]
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*[[Falköping Landsförsamling parish, Sweden|Falköping (Lands-)]]<br>  
 
*[[Falköping Stadsförsamling parish, Sweden|Falköping (Stads- )]]  
 
*[[Falköping Stadsförsamling parish, Sweden|Falköping (Stads- )]]  
 
*[[Finnerödja parish, Sweden|Finnerödja]]  
 
*[[Finnerödja parish, Sweden|Finnerödja]]  
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*[[Flakeberg parish, Sweden|Flakeberg]]  
 
*[[Flakeberg parish, Sweden|Flakeberg]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Flistad parish, Sweden|Flistad]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Flistad parish, Sweden|Flistad]]  
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*[[Flittorp parish, Sweden|Flittorp]]
 
*[[Flo parish, Sweden|Flo]]  
 
*[[Flo parish, Sweden|Flo]]  
 
*[[Floby parish, Sweden|Floby]]  
 
*[[Floby parish, Sweden|Floby]]  
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*[[Fullösa parish, Sweden|Fullösa]]  
 
*[[Fullösa parish, Sweden|Fullösa]]  
 
*[[Fyrunga parish, Sweden|Fyrunga]]  
 
*[[Fyrunga parish, Sweden|Fyrunga]]  
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*[[Fåglum parish, Sweden|Fåglum]]
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*[[Fågelö parish, Sweden|Fågelö]]
 
*[[Fägre parish, Sweden|Fägre]]  
 
*[[Fägre parish, Sweden|Fägre]]  
 
*[[Färed parish, Sweden|Färed]]  
 
*[[Färed parish, Sweden|Färed]]  
*[[Fåglum parish, Sweden|Fåglum]]
 
 
*[[Gillstad parish, Sweden|Gillstad]]  
 
*[[Gillstad parish, Sweden|Gillstad]]  
 
*[[Grevbäck parish, Sweden|Gredbäck]]  
 
*[[Grevbäck parish, Sweden|Gredbäck]]  
*[[Grevbäck parish, Sweden|Grevbäck]]  
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*[[Grevbäck parish, Sweden|Grevbäck]]
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*[[Grolanda parish, Sweden|Grolanda]]  
 
*[[Grolanda parish, Sweden|Grolanda]]  
 
*[[Grästorp parish, Sweden|Grästorp]]  
 
*[[Grästorp parish, Sweden|Grästorp]]  
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*[[Skaraborg: Gustaf Adolf parish, Sweden|Gustav Adolf]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Gustaf Adolf parish, Sweden|Gustav Adolf]]  
 
*[[Gökhem parish, Sweden|Gökhem]]  
 
*[[Gökhem parish, Sweden|Gökhem]]  
*[[Gösslunda parish, Sweden|Gösslunda]]
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*[[Gösslunda parish, Sweden|Gösslunda]]  
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*[[Götene parish, Sweden|Götene]]  
 
*[[Götene parish, Sweden|Götene]]  
 
*[[Göteve parish, Sweden|Göteve]]  
 
*[[Göteve parish, Sweden|Göteve]]  
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*[[Hassle parish, Sweden|Hassle]]  
 
*[[Hassle parish, Sweden|Hassle]]  
 
*[[Hassle parish, Sweden|Hasslerör]]  
 
*[[Hassle parish, Sweden|Hasslerör]]  
*[[Hasslösa parish, Sweden|Hasslösa]]
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*[[Hasslösa parish, Sweden|Hasslösa]]  
*[[Beateberg parish, Sweden|Hinnekulla]]
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*[[Beateberg parish, Sweden|Hinnekulla]]  
 
*[[Järpås parish, Sweden|Hjerpås]]  
 
*[[Järpås parish, Sweden|Hjerpås]]  
 
*[[Hjo: Landsförsamling parish, Sweden|Hjo (Lands-)]]  
 
*[[Hjo: Landsförsamling parish, Sweden|Hjo (Lands-)]]  
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*[[Valstad parish, Sweden|Hvalstad]]  
 
*[[Valstad parish, Sweden|Hvalstad]]  
 
*[[Hyringa parish, Sweden|Hyringa]]  
 
*[[Hyringa parish, Sweden|Hyringa]]  
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*[[Håkantorp parish, Sweden|Håkantorp]]
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*[[Håle parish, Sweden|Håle]]
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*[[Bjurum parish, Sweden|Hånger]]
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*[[Hångsdala parish, Sweden|Hångsdala]]
 
*[[Häggesled parish, Sweden|Häggesled]]  
 
*[[Häggesled parish, Sweden|Häggesled]]  
 
*[[Häggum parish, Sweden|Häggum]]  
 
*[[Häggum parish, Sweden|Häggum]]  
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*[[Härjevad parish, Sweden|Härjevad]]  
 
*[[Härjevad parish, Sweden|Härjevad]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Härlunda parish, Sweden|Härlunda]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Härlunda parish, Sweden|Härlunda]]  
*[[Håkantorp parish, Sweden|Håkantorp]]
 
*[[Håle parish, Sweden|Håle]]
 
*[[Bjurum parish, Sweden|Hånger]]
 
*[[Hångsdala parish, Sweden|Hångsdala]]
 
 
*[[Högstena parish, Sweden|Högstena]]  
 
*[[Högstena parish, Sweden|Högstena]]  
 
*[[Hömb parish, Sweden|Hömb]]  
 
*[[Hömb parish, Sweden|Hömb]]  
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*[[Karleby parish, Sweden|Karleby]]  
 
*[[Karleby parish, Sweden|Karleby]]  
 
*[[Karlsborg parish, Sweden|Karlsborg]]  
 
*[[Karlsborg parish, Sweden|Karlsborg]]  
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*[[Karlsborg Garnisonförsamling parish, Sweden|Karlsborg Garnisonförsamling]]
 
*[[Kestad parish, Sweden|Kestad]]  
 
*[[Kestad parish, Sweden|Kestad]]  
 
*[[Kinne-Kleva parish, Sweden|Kinne-Kleva]]  
 
*[[Kinne-Kleva parish, Sweden|Kinne-Kleva]]  
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*[[Kungslena parish, Sweden|Kungslena]]  
 
*[[Kungslena parish, Sweden|Kungslena]]  
 
*[[Kvänum parish, Sweden|Kvänum]]  
 
*[[Kvänum parish, Sweden|Kvänum]]  
*[[Kvänum parish, Sweden|Kymbo]]  
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*[[Kymbo parish, Sweden|Kymbo]]  
 
*[[Tibro parish, Sweden|Kyrkefalla]]  
 
*[[Tibro parish, Sweden|Kyrkefalla]]  
 
*[[Tibro parish, Sweden|Kyrkofalla]]  
 
*[[Tibro parish, Sweden|Kyrkofalla]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Kyrkås parish, Sweden|Kyrkås]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Kyrkås parish, Sweden|Kyrkås]]  
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*[[Järpås parish, Sweden|Kållands-Vedum]]
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*[[Kållands- Åsaka parish, Sweden|Kållands-Åsaka]]
 
*[[Källby parish, Sweden|Källby]]  
 
*[[Källby parish, Sweden|Källby]]  
 
*[[Kälvene parish, Sweden|Kälvene]]  
 
*[[Kälvene parish, Sweden|Kälvene]]  
*[[Järpås parish, Sweden|Kållands-Vedum]]
 
*[[Kållands- Åsaka parish, Sweden|Kållands-Åsaka]]
 
 
*[[Larv parish, Sweden|Larv]]  
 
*[[Larv parish, Sweden|Larv]]  
 
*[[Laske-Vedum parish, Sweden|Laske-Vedum]]  
 
*[[Laske-Vedum parish, Sweden|Laske-Vedum]]  
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*[[Lerdala parish, Sweden|Lerdala]]  
 
*[[Lerdala parish, Sweden|Lerdala]]  
 
*[[Levene parish, Sweden|Levene]]  
 
*[[Levene parish, Sweden|Levene]]  
*[[Lidköping parish, Sweden|Lidköping]]  
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*[[Lindärva parish, Sweden|Lindärva]]  
 
*[[Lindärva parish, Sweden|Lindärva]]  
*[[Ljunghem parish (Gudhem Härad), Sweden|Ljunghem]]  
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*[[Gudhem: Ljunghem parish, Sweden|Ljunghem (Gudhem)]]
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*[[Kåkind: Ljunghem parish, Sweden|Ljunghem (Kåkind)]]  
 
*[[Locketorp parish, Sweden|Locketorp]]  
 
*[[Locketorp parish, Sweden|Locketorp]]  
 
*[[Long parish, Sweden|Long]]  
 
*[[Long parish, Sweden|Long]]  
*[[Lugnås parish, Sweden|Lugnås]]
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*[[Lugnås parish, Sweden|Lugnås]]  
 
 
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*[[Luttra parish, Sweden|Luttra]]  
 
*[[Luttra parish, Sweden|Luttra]]  
 
*[[Lyrestad parish, Sweden|Lyrestad]]  
 
*[[Lyrestad parish, Sweden|Lyrestad]]  
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*[[Låstad parish, Sweden|Låstad]]
 
*[[Skaraborg: Längjum parish, Sweden|Längjum]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Längjum parish, Sweden|Längjum]]  
 
*[[Längnum parish, Sweden|Längnum]]  
 
*[[Längnum parish, Sweden|Längnum]]  
*[[Låstad parish, Sweden|Låstad]]
 
 
*[[Skaraborg: Malma parish, Sweden|Malma]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Malma parish, Sweden|Malma]]  
 
*[[Mariestad parish, Sweden|Mariestad]]  
 
*[[Mariestad parish, Sweden|Mariestad]]  
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*[[Norra Ving parish, Sweden|Norra Ving]]  
 
*[[Norra Ving parish, Sweden|Norra Ving]]  
 
*[[Norra Vånga parish, Sweden|Norra Vånga]]  
 
*[[Norra Vånga parish, Sweden|Norra Vånga]]  
*[[Nykyrka (Skaraborg) parish, Sweden|Nykyrka]]  
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*[[Skaraborg: Nykyrka parish, Sweden|Nykyrka]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Näs parish, Sweden|Näs]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Näs parish, Sweden|Näs]]  
 
*[[Odensåker parish, Sweden|Odensåker]]  
 
*[[Odensåker parish, Sweden|Odensåker]]  
 
*[[Otterstad parish, Sweden|Otterstad]]  
 
*[[Otterstad parish, Sweden|Otterstad]]  
 
*[[Ottravad parish, Sweden|Ottravad]]  
 
*[[Ottravad parish, Sweden|Ottravad]]  
*[[Ova parish, Sweden|Ova]]
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*[[Ova parish, Sweden|Ova]]  
 
*[[Rackeby parish, Sweden|Rackeby]]  
 
*[[Rackeby parish, Sweden|Rackeby]]  
 
*[[Ransberg parish, Sweden|Ransberg]]  
 
*[[Ransberg parish, Sweden|Ransberg]]  
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*[[Skeby parish, Sweden|Skeby]]  
 
*[[Skeby parish, Sweden|Skeby]]  
 
*[[Skofteby parish, Sweden|Skofteby]]  
 
*[[Skofteby parish, Sweden|Skofteby]]  
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*[[Skånings-Åsaka parish, Sweden|Skånings-Åsaka]]
 
*[[Skälvum parish, Sweden|Skälvum]]  
 
*[[Skälvum parish, Sweden|Skälvum]]  
 
*[[Skärv parish, Sweden|Skärv]]  
 
*[[Skärv parish, Sweden|Skärv]]  
 
*[[Skärvum parish, Sweden|Skärvum]]  
 
*[[Skärvum parish, Sweden|Skärvum]]  
*[[Skånings-Åsaka parish, Sweden|Skånings-Åsaka]]
 
 
*[[Skörstorp parish, Sweden|Skörstorp]]  
 
*[[Skörstorp parish, Sweden|Skörstorp]]  
 
*[[Skövde: Landsförsamling parish, Sweden|Skövde (Lands-)]]  
 
*[[Skövde: Landsförsamling parish, Sweden|Skövde (Lands-)]]  
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*[[Suntak parish, Sweden|Suntak]]  
 
*[[Suntak parish, Sweden|Suntak]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Sventorp parish, Sweden|Suntetorp]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Sventorp parish, Sweden|Suntetorp]]  
*[[Sveneby parish, Sweden|Sveneby]]  
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*[[Sveneby parish, Sweden|Sveneby]]
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*[[Sveneby parish, Sweden|Svenneby]]  
 
*[[Sveneby parish, Sweden|Svenneby]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Sventorp parish, Sweden|Sventorp]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Sventorp parish, Sweden|Sventorp]]  
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*[[Sätuna parish, Sweden|Sätuna]]  
 
*[[Sätuna parish, Sweden|Sätuna]]  
 
*[[Sävare parish, Sweden|Sävare]]  
 
*[[Sävare parish, Sweden|Sävare]]  
*[[Södra Fågelås parish, Sweden|Södra Fågelås]]
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*[[Södra Fågelås parish, Sweden|Södra Fågelås]]  
 
 
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*[[Södra Kedum parish, Sweden|Södra Kedum]]  
 
*[[Södra Kedum parish, Sweden|Södra Kedum]]  
 
*[[Södra Kyrketorp parish, Sweden|Södra Kyrketorp]]  
 
*[[Södra Kyrketorp parish, Sweden|Södra Kyrketorp]]  
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*[[Torsö parish, Sweden|Torsö]]  
 
*[[Torsö parish, Sweden|Torsö]]  
 
*[[Tranum parish, Sweden|Tranum]]  
 
*[[Tranum parish, Sweden|Tranum]]  
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*[[Tråvad parish, Sweden|Tråvad]]
 
*[[Trässberg parish, Sweden|Trässberg]]  
 
*[[Trässberg parish, Sweden|Trässberg]]  
 
*[[Trästena parish, Sweden|Trästena]]  
 
*[[Trästena parish, Sweden|Trästena]]  
 
*[[Trävattna parish, Sweden|Trävattna]]  
 
*[[Trävattna parish, Sweden|Trävattna]]  
*[[Tråvad parish, Sweden|Tråvad]]
 
 
*[[Trökörna parish, Sweden|Trökörna]]  
 
*[[Trökörna parish, Sweden|Trökörna]]  
 
*[[Tun parish, Sweden|Tun]]  
 
*[[Tun parish, Sweden|Tun]]  
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*[[Tådene parish, Sweden|Tådene]]
 
*[[Täng parish, Sweden|Täng]]  
 
*[[Täng parish, Sweden|Täng]]  
*[[Tådene parish, Sweden|Tådene]]
 
 
*[[Töreboda parish, Sweden|Töreboda]]  
 
*[[Töreboda parish, Sweden|Töreboda]]  
 
*[[Ugglum parish, Sweden|Ugglum]]  
 
*[[Ugglum parish, Sweden|Ugglum]]  
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*[[Vara parish, Sweden|Vara]]  
 
*[[Vara parish, Sweden|Vara]]  
 
*[[Varnhem parish, Sweden|Varnhem]]  
 
*[[Varnhem parish, Sweden|Varnhem]]  
*[[Älvsborg: Varnum parish, Sweden|Varnum]]
 
 
*[[Varola parish, Sweden|Varola]]  
 
*[[Varola parish, Sweden|Varola]]  
 
*[[Vartofta-Åsaka parish, Sweden|Vartofta-Åsaka]]  
 
*[[Vartofta-Åsaka parish, Sweden|Vartofta-Åsaka]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Varv parish, Sweden|Varv]]  
 
*[[Skaraborg: Varv parish, Sweden|Varv]]  
 
*[[Velinga parish, Sweden|Velinga]]  
 
*[[Velinga parish, Sweden|Velinga]]  
*[[Vellinge parish, Sweden|Vellinge]]<br>
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*[[Velinga parish, Sweden|Velinge]]  
*[[Vilske - Kleva parish, Sweden|Vilske-Kleva]]
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*[[Vilske - Kleva parish, Sweden|Vilske-Kleva]]  
 
*[[Vinköl parish, Sweden|Vinköl]]  
 
*[[Vinköl parish, Sweden|Vinköl]]  
 
*[[Vistorp parish, Sweden|Vistorp]]  
 
*[[Vistorp parish, Sweden|Vistorp]]  
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*[[Våmb parish, Sweden|Våmb]]
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*[[Våmb parish, Sweden|Vårfruhem]]
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*[[Vårkumla parish, Sweden|Vårkumla]]
 
*[[Väla parish, Sweden|Väla]]  
 
*[[Väla parish, Sweden|Väla]]  
 
*[[Vänersnäs parish, Sweden|Vänersnäs]]  
 
*[[Vänersnäs parish, Sweden|Vänersnäs]]  
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*[[Vättak parish, Sweden|Vättak]]  
 
*[[Vättak parish, Sweden|Vättak]]  
 
*[[Vättlösa parish, Sweden|Vättlösa]]  
 
*[[Vättlösa parish, Sweden|Vättlösa]]  
*[[Våmb parish, Sweden|Våmb]]
 
*[[Våmb parish, Sweden|Vårfruhem]]
 
*[[Vårkumla parish, Sweden|Vårkumla]]
 
 
*[[Yllestad parish, Sweden|Yllestad]]  
 
*[[Yllestad parish, Sweden|Yllestad]]  
 
*[[Älgarås parish, Sweden|Älgarås]]  
 
*[[Älgarås parish, Sweden|Älgarås]]  
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*[[Öttum parish, Sweden|Öttum]]
 
*[[Öttum parish, Sweden|Öttum]]
  
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History

Skaraborg County was created in 1634 when the Ståthållardömet was divided into the Counties of Skaraborg and Älvsborg. The name of the County has its origins with the authority based on the residence city of Skara. In 1660 the authority base was changed to the residence city of Mariestad and the County is sometimes referred to as Mariestad County. Skaraborg County was dissolved on Dec. 31, 1997 when it became part of Västra Götaland County.

Skaraborg County was the northern part of Västergötland Province.

The southern part of Västergötland Province belonged to Älvsborg County.

The county letter for Skaraborg is: R

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Districts

  • Barne härad
  • Frökinds härad
  • Gudhems härad
  • Kinne härad
  • Kinnefjärdings härad
  • Kåkinds härad
  • Kållands härad
  • Laske härad
  • Leaby tingslag
  • Skånings härad
  • Slättängs tingslag
  • Vadsbo härad
  • Valla tingslag
  • Valle härad
  • Vartofta härad
  • Vilske härad
  • Viste härad
  • Åse härad


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