Fru Alstad Parish, Malmöhus, Sweden Genealogy

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

Fru Alstads Church

History[edit | edit source]

On May 4, 1895 a fire at Västra Alstads prästgård destroyed parts of the parish record collection.

Fru Alstad Parish, Malmöhus, Sweden Genealogy
Stift Lund
Pastorat - 1924 annex parish Västra Alstad and Fru Alstads pastorat, 1924 - 1979 annex parish Västra Alstad, Fru Alstad, Stora Slågarp and Lilla Slågarp pastorat, 1980 combined into Alstad parish.
Län Before 1658 belonged to Denmark, 1669 - 1996 Malmöhus, 1997 - the modern county of Skåne.
Landskap Skåne
Härad Skytts
Tingslag add here
Domsaga Trelleborg
Fögderi 1952 - Trelleborg
Kommun -1966 Alstad, 1967-1970 Trelleborg city, 1971- Trelleborg
Militär indelning Skånska husarregemente, Skånska dragonregemente, Södra Skånska Infanteriregementet
NAD Ref Code SE/SSA/0007
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Domme no.1 - no. 18

Fattighus, Fru Alstad no.1 - no. 26, Fru Alstad gård

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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, Malmöhus 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, Malmöhus 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]

Fru Alstad Församling Husförhörslängd 1846 - 1851 Ortregister