Finnekumla Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy

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

Finnekumla 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.)

Finnekumla Parish, Älvsborg, Sweden Genealogy
Stift add here
Pastorat add here
Län Älvsborg
Landskap add here
Härad add here
Tingslag add here
Domsaga add here
Fögderi add here
Kommun add here
Militär indelning add here
NAD Ref Code SE/GLA/13111
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names:[edit | edit source]

Backen, Betåsen, Billekälla, Bodsgården, Bro Udde

Fiastaden, finnatorpet, Fållen, Fästereds Säteri

Hansagården. Hestra, Hyltan, Härbjörnarp


Klämman, Kringelslätt, Kårhagen, Källstorp, Kärrlyckan


Nabben, Norrhagen, Nybygget, Närarp

Sjöred, Skomakaregrden, Sockenstugan, Stommen, Sundet, Sundstorp, Svedjorna, Svenstorp, Säteriet Fästered, Sävatorp

Trökan, Tågården

Västergården Övrarp

Östergården Övrarp,  Övrarp Västergården, Övrarp Östergården

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, Älvsborg 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, Älvsborg" 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]

Finnekumla Husförslängd 1835-1840 Ortregister