Årdal Parish, Aust-Agder, Norway Genealogy

Guide to Årdal, Aust-Agder, Norway ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

Årdal Parish
Jurisdictions
Stift/Bispedømme/
Diocese
Agder og Telemark bispedømme (1925-today), Stavanger bispedømme (1684-1925), Oslo bispedømme (1070-1684)
Prosti Otredal prosti
Len 1599-1660 Agdesiden
Amt 1689-1919 1660-1682: Agdesiden, 1682-1685: Christiansand, 1685-1919: Nedene
Fylke 1919-Present Aust-Agder
Region Sørlandet
Prestegjeld Bygland
Kommune Bygland
Skifteretten Setesdal
Tinglag Bygland
Fogderi Sætersdal
Sorenskriveri Sætersdal
Skipreide Setesdal


Church Records

  • Digitized images of parish registers available online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).

Census Records

Court Records

Land Records

Farm Books

Farm Books

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

62 Aasen,

63 Bakke, 66 Bø,

56 Dale,

55 Frøirak,

58 Greibrok,

59 Hofstad, 67 Horverak,

65 Klep,

57 Lande, 54 Langerak,

68 Neset, 61 Nevesjordet,

63 Stareholtet,

67 Troin, 64 Tveitaa,

69 Vassenden, 60 Vraalsplads,

67 Ystejordet

Genealogy

Probate Records

Vestre Råbyggelag judicial district
*1697-1862 Family History Library

Setesdal judicial district
*1697-1909 Digitalarkivet
*1856-1881 Family History Library

References

Oluf Rygh: Norwegian Farm Names