Färila Parish, Gävleborg, Sweden Genealogy

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Guide to Färila Parish, Sweden ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Färila Church

History[edit | edit source]

(write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)

Färila Parish, Gävleborg, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Uppsala ärke
Pastorat 1300-talet Färila, Senare-1608 Ljusdal, 1608-1748 Färila, 1748-1846 Färila och Los, 1846-1922 Färila, 1923- Färila och Kårböle
Län -1762 Västernorrland, 1762- Gävleborg
Landskap Hälsingland
Härad not applicable
Tingslag -1693 Färila och Ytterhogdals, 1694-1927 Ljusdal, 1928-1970 Västra Hälsinglands domsagas
Domsaga -1770 Hälsingland, 1771-1820 Hälsinglands norra, 1821-1970 Västra Hälsinglands, 1971-1973 Västra Hälsinglands tingsrätts, 1974- Ljusdals tingsrätts
Fögderi -1863 Norra Hälsingland, 1864-1917 Västra Hälsingland
Kommun 1863-1953 Färila-Kårböle, 1954-1970 Färila (end namnändring), 1971- Ljusdal
Militär indelning Hälsinge Regementet
Jerfsö Kompani, Nya Ordin. Soldat-Roteringen, Extra Soldat-Roteringen
NAD Ref Code SE/HLA/1010041
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names[edit | edit source]



Ed, Enskog



Hedebäcken, Heden, Hofra, Hummelköln, Hyttebo, Högstn

Kasteln, Kilbo

Lassekrogen, Lillbyn, Lillskog, Lindsberg




Risarf, Rosköln

Skålvall, Stocksbo, Storbyn, Strömviken, Svedja

Tjernvall, Tofåsen

Walla, Wandtjern, Weckebo

Yg, Ygsbo, Ytteryg

Sweden 1951 Place Names Register and the Swedish Parish Pages list in this Wiki will give you searchable lists of places, particularly parishes and the farms within those parishes.

  • Surrounding Parishes

Collections[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Online Database Church Records[edit | edit source]

The easiest way to access the Swedish Church Records is through the internet, using these five sites (see links to specific collections below). Four of these sites require a subscription for access. (ArkivDigital, Ancestry.com, and MyHeritage.com are available at a FamilyHistory Center near you free of charge.)

Help Using ArkivDigital: Online Databases for Sweden[edit | edit source]

These lessons will teach you how to use ArkivDigital:

Family History Library Records[edit | edit source]

Click Sweden, Gävleborg Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Librarythat may be digitized. Check back occasionally to see if your records have become available. In the meantime, some of them might be available at a Family History Center near you.
Click on "Places within Sweden, Gävleborg" and then select your parish.

Military Records[edit | edit source]

Related Sources[edit | edit source]

Help Reading Swedish Records[edit | edit source]

Help Reading Old Handwriting[edit | edit source]

Help With Research Objectives and Strategies[edit | edit source]

Sweden Research Strategies

References[edit | edit source]

Färila parish, Husförhörslängd AI:13 1837-1841, Ort register.