Frösthult Parish, Västmanland, Sweden Genealogy

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

Frösthult Church

History[edit | edit source]

The parish changed counties from Västmanland to Uppsala county in 1971. (write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)

Frösthult Parish, Västmanland, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Uppsala ärkestift, 1989- Uppsala
Pastorat -1933 Frösthult and Härnevi, 1933-1961 Simtuna, Altuna and Frösthult, 1962- Simtuna, Altuna, Frösthult, Torstuna, Österunda and Härnevi
Län 1634-1640 Västmanland, 1641-1646 Sala, 1647-1970 Västmanland, 1971- Uppsala
Landskap Västmanland
Härad Simtuna
Tingslag -1887 Simtuna härad, 1888-1970 Västmanlands östra domsaga
Domsaga -1970 Simtuna, Torstuna, Våla, Över- and Yttertjurbo, from 1850's called Västmanlands östra, 1865- Västmanlands södra (Yttertjurbo), 1971-1980 Uppsala läns södra, 1980- Enköping
Fögderi 1720-1881 Väsby, 1881-1946 Salbergs-Väsby, 1946-1970 Västerås, 1971- Enköping
Kommun 1863-1951 Frösthult, 1952-1970 Fjärdhundra, 1971- Enköping
Militär indelning Livregementet till Häst:, Livregements (Brigadens Lätta Infanteri) Grenadjärkår : , Östra Västmanlands kompani, Västmanlands Regemente: Majorens (Väsby) and Salbergs kompanier
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/10287
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Brunnby, Brunnby ägor


Ekeby, Ekeby ägor


Gästre, Gästre ägor

Klockaregården, Knapptibble, Knapptibble ägor

Långbo, Långtibble, Långtibble ägor

Mätteby, Mätteby ägor, Mälby, Mällby ägor

Prästgården, Prästgården ägor


Skensta, Skensta ägor

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, Västmanland 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, Västmanland" 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]

Frösthult, Husförhörslängd 1826-1841, Ortregister

Riksarkivet. "Frösthult Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). July 2011