Fjällbacka Parish, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden Genealogy

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

Fjällbacka Church

History[edit | edit source]

The Fjällbacka kapellförsamling broke off from Kville parish in 1882. In 1992 Fjällbacka was incorporated into Kville. In 1995 Fjällbacka broke off from Kville parish.

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

Fjällbacka Parish, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Göteborg
Pastorat 1882-1992 Fjällbacka was an annex parish in the Kville, Bottna, Fjällbacka and Svenneby pastorate.
Län Göteborg och Bohus
Landskap Bohuslän
Härad Kville
Tingslag 1680-1681 Kville
1682-1801 Kville and Bullaren
1801-1903 Kville
1904-1926 Kville, Tanum and Bullaren
1927-1970 Norrviken
Domsaga add here
Fögderi 1686-1966 Norrviken
1967- Strömstad
Kommun 1863-1970 Kville
1971- Tanum
Militär indelning addBOHUSLÄNS REGEMENTE
Tanums Kompani
1:a Bohusläns Båtsmans-Kompani
Nya Ordin. Båtsmans-Roteringen
Extra Båtsmans-Rotehållet here
NAD Ref Code SE/GLA/15672
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names[edit | edit source]


Fjellbacka, Florön, Fläskön


Hjerterön, Hvalön, Hästvam



Norra Wäderön

Sålevik, Södra Wäderön

Wäderön Norra, Wäderön Södra

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,, and 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, Göteborg och Bohus Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Library, that 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, Göteborg och Bohus" 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]

Fjällbacka, Husförhörslängd 1882-1890 (AI:1), Ortregister.

Jurisdictional Information from: Riksarkivet. "Fjällbacka Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD).October 2012