Difference between revisions of "Värmland County, Sweden Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 1: Line 1:
 
Back to [[Portal:Sweden|Sweden Portal Page]]►  
 
Back to [[Portal:Sweden|Sweden Portal Page]]►  
  
{| class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" cellspacing="10" cellpadding="5" width="100%"
+
{| cellspacing="10" cellpadding="5" width="100%" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 
|-
 
|-
| style="padding-bottom: 0pt; margin: 0pt; padding-left: 0pt; padding-right: 0pt; padding-top: 0pt" valign="top" | <div style="width: 77%; float: right">
+
| valign="top" style="padding: 0pt; margin: 0pt;" | <div style="width: 77%; float: right;">
Image of county shield here. <br>
+
Image of county shield here. <br>  
  
 
=== '''History'''  ===
 
=== '''History'''  ===
Line 10: Line 10:
 
Värmland County was created in 1779 from the earlier Närkes och Värmlands County. Närke och Värmland County existed as a county between 1634 and 1779. Before 1634 Värmland was a province known as [[Värmland Province, Sweden|Värmland Province]].  
 
Värmland County was created in 1779 from the earlier Närkes och Värmlands County. Närke och Värmland County existed as a county between 1634 and 1779. Before 1634 Värmland was a province known as [[Värmland Province, Sweden|Värmland Province]].  
  
Värmland county&nbsp;borders&nbsp;Norway to the west, Kopparberg to&nbsp;the north, Västmanland and Örebro to the east, and Skaraborg and Älvsborg to the south.&nbsp;
+
Värmland county&nbsp;borders&nbsp;Norway to the west, Kopparberg to&nbsp;the north, Västmanland and Örebro to the east, and Skaraborg and Älvsborg to the south.&nbsp;  
  
 
The letter county code for Värmland is: S  
 
The letter county code for Värmland is: S  
Line 16: Line 16:
 
=== Tools  ===
 
=== Tools  ===
  
{| class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" border="0" width="99%"
+
{| border="0" width="99%" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 
|-
 
|-
| valign="top" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" valign="top" |  
*Databases for Värmland Research<br>
+
*Databases for Värmland Research<br>  
 
*Gazetteers  
 
*Gazetteers  
 
*[[Genealogical Societies in Värmland, Sweden|Genealogical Societies]]
 
*[[Genealogical Societies in Värmland, Sweden|Genealogical Societies]]
  
| valign="top" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" valign="top" |  
 
*Maps  
 
*Maps  
 
*Värmland Word List
 
*Värmland Word List
Line 31: Line 31:
 
=== Districts  ===
 
=== Districts  ===
  
{| class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" border="0" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1"
+
{| cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 
|-
 
|-
| valign="top" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" valign="top" |  
 
*Fryksdals härad  
 
*Fryksdals härad  
 
*Färnebo härad  
 
*Färnebo härad  
Line 39: Line 39:
 
*Grums härad
 
*Grums härad
  
| valign="top" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" valign="top" |  
 
*Jösse härad  
 
*Jösse härad  
 
*Karlstads härad  
 
*Karlstads härad  
Line 45: Line 45:
 
*Nordmarks härad**
 
*Nordmarks härad**
  
| valign="top" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" valign="top" |  
 
*Nyeds härad  
 
*Nyeds härad  
 
*Näs härad  
 
*Näs härad  
Line 51: Line 51:
 
*Väse härad*
 
*Väse härad*
  
| valign="top" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" valign="top" |  
 
*Älvdals härad  
 
*Älvdals härad  
 
*Ölme härad
 
*Ölme härad
  
<br>
+
<br>  
  
 
|}
 
|}
  
<br>
+
<br>  
  
 
== Parishes  ==
 
== Parishes  ==
Line 167: Line 167:
 
*[[Övre Ullerud parish, Sweden|Övre Ullerud]]
 
*[[Övre Ullerud parish, Sweden|Övre Ullerud]]
  
<br>
+
<br>  
  
 
|}
 
|}
  
<br><br>
+
<br><br>  
</div><div style="width: 22%; float: left">
+
</div><div style="width: 22%; float: left;">
{| style="background: rgb(255,255,240)" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" border="0"
+
{| border="0" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(255, 255, 240);"
 
|-
 
|-
| style="font-family: verdana; background: rgb(238,238,238)" align="center" | '''News'''
+
| align="center" style="font-family: verdana; background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(238, 238, 238);" | '''News'''
 
|-
 
|-
| style="background: rgb(249,243,253)" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(249, 243, 253);" |  
 
*(Latest news for research in Värmland here)
 
*(Latest news for research in Värmland here)
  
more...&nbsp;
+
more...&nbsp;  
  
 
|-
 
|-
| style="font-family: verdana; background: rgb(238,238,238)" align="center" | '''Topics'''
+
| align="center" style="font-family: verdana; background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(238, 238, 238);" | '''Topics'''
 
|-
 
|-
| style="background: rgb(249,243,253)" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(249, 243, 253);" |  
 
*Archives  
 
*Archives  
 
*Economy  
 
*Economy  
Line 194: Line 194:
  
 
|-
 
|-
| style="font-family: verdana; background: rgb(238,238,238)" align="center" | '''FamilySearch Indexing'''
+
| align="center" style="font-family: verdana; background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(238, 238, 238);" | '''FamilySearch Indexing'''
 
|-
 
|-
| style="background: rgb(249,243,253)" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(249, 243, 253);" |  
 
*[[FamilySearch Indexing for Värmland, Sweden|Indexing in Värmland]]
 
*[[FamilySearch Indexing for Värmland, Sweden|Indexing in Värmland]]
  
 
|-
 
|-
| style="font-family: verdana; background: rgb(238,238,238)" align="center" | '''FamilySearch Forums'''
+
| align="center" style="font-family: verdana; background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(238, 238, 238);" | '''FamilySearch Forums'''
 
|-
 
|-
| style="background: rgb(249,243,253)" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(249, 243, 253);" |  
*Research in Värmland Forum  
+
*[http://forums.familysearch.org/en/forumdisplay.php?s=&f=96&page=1&pp=20&prefixid=region_6&sort=lastpost&order=desc&daysprune=-1 Research in Värmland Forum]
*Reading Records Forum<br><br>
+
*[http://forums.familysearch.org/en/forumdisplay.php?s=&f=96&page=1&pp=20&prefixid=reading_records&sort=lastpost&order=desc&daysprune=-1 Reading Records Forum]<br><br>
  
 
|}
 
|}

Revision as of 19:46, 22 December 2010

Back to Sweden Portal Page

Image of county shield here.

History

Värmland County was created in 1779 from the earlier Närkes och Värmlands County. Närke och Värmland County existed as a county between 1634 and 1779. Before 1634 Värmland was a province known as Värmland Province.

Värmland county borders Norway to the west, Kopparberg to the north, Västmanland and Örebro to the east, and Skaraborg and Älvsborg to the south. 

The letter county code for Värmland is: S

Tools

  • Maps
  • Värmland Word List

Districts

  • Fryksdals härad
  • Färnebo härad
  • Gillbergs härad
  • Grums härad
  • Jösse härad
  • Karlstads härad
  • Kils härad
  • Nordmarks härad**
  • Nyeds härad
  • Näs härad
  • Visnums härad
  • Väse härad*
  • Älvdals härad
  • Ölme härad



Parishes




News
  • (Latest news for research in Värmland here)

more... 

Topics
  • Archives
  • Economy
  • Geography
  • Historical Timeline
  • Language
  • Military
FamilySearch Indexing
FamilySearch Forums