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*Databases for Värmland Research<br>  
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*Gazetteers  
 
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*[[Genealogical Societies in Värmland, Sweden|Genealogical Societies]]
 
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*[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]
 
*[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]
  

Revision as of 23:48, 22 February 2012

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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 county letter for Värmland is: S

Tools

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Sweden, Varmland Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

  • Maps

1890 parish map http://www.foark.umu.se/folk/s/karta.htm

  • 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




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