Sandtorg Parish, Troms, Norway Genealogy

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Guide to Sandtorg, Norway ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

Sandtorg Parish
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Len 1599-1660 Nordlandene
Amt 1689-1919 1660-1789: Nordlandene, 1789-1866: Finmmarken, 1866-1919: Tromsø
Fylke 1919-Present Troms
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Prestegjeld Trondenes
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Church Records[edit | edit source]

Sandtorg parish records are included in Trondenes clerical district parish registers. Records begin in 1744.

Parish heading list shows the Norwegain headings on the parish records with an English translations for each of the different forms used throughout the records beginning in 1814. Prior to that time the records were kept in a journal format which varies with each parish.

Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet.

Census Records:[edit | edit source]

  • 1865, 1875, 1891, 1900, 1910 see Trondenes clerical district.

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

1706-1877 Senja judicial district.

1776-1809 Troms County judicial district.

1697-1824 Troms and Senja deanery.

Farm Book[edit | edit source]

  • Trondenes bygdebok by Trygve Lysaker. A history of Trondenes with Harstad, Skånland, and Sandtorg in Trondenes clerical district in Troms county and a genealogy of the people and their farms.

Farm Names[edit | edit source]

The farm number and name of the farms listed in Oluf Rygh Farm Name Index in about 1900 were as follows:

Genealogy[edit | edit source]