Høle Parish, Rogaland, Norway Genealogy

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

Høle Parish
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Fylke 1919-Present Rogaland
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Church Records

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  • Digital images of the church books are online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).

Census Records

  • 1891: The 1891 census for Høle is available in a searchable database online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).

  • 1900: The 1900 census for Høle is available on microfilm at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. It contains the persons name, sex, whether resident or temporary resident, those absent from the parish and their location at the time of the census, position in the family, marital status, occupation, year of birth, place of birth, citizenship, religion, and other miscellaneous information. Also available in a searchable database online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).

  • 1910: The 1910 census for Høle is available in a searchable database online at Digitalarkivet (Digital Archives).

Court Records

Land Records

Probate Records

For 1666-1822 the probates are found in Jæren og Dalane judicial district.
For 1823-1882 they are found in Jæren judicial district.
The clerical probates for 1729-1807 are found in Jæren deanery. `


Jæren og Dalane judicial district
*1666-1822 Family History Library
*1667-1860 Digitalarkivet
*1666-1815 Probate card indexes sorted by farm name Digitalarkivet

Jæren judicial district
*1763-1821 Family History Library
*1859-1896 Digitalarkivet.

Jæren deanery
*1763-1821 Clerical probate records Family History Library
*1763-1821 Digitalarkivet.

Høle and Forsand police station
*1875-1965 death protocol Digitalarkivet

Farm Book

Farm Book on the Internet

Høle: Bygdeboknotater by Sigleif Engen. The farms are in the right-hand column. When clicked, the families residing on the farm are listed. This is a work in progress and can contain errors.

Farm Names

5 Abelstøbakken, 5 Abelvigen, 27 Arnøen lille, 23 Aspøen, 15 Auglend lille,

21 Bersagel 16 Brat-Hetland, 21 Breivig,

13 Dansen, 21 Dreggevig,

20 Eskeland,

14 Fløisvig, 26 Fureholmen,

6 Gjesteland,

22 Hammer, 8 Hamre, 14 Holen, 7 Hommeland, 18 Horve, 25 Husebø, 5 Høle,

19 Ims, 19 Imseli,

4 Lauvigen, 4 Ligstø,

1 Morken, 17 Myrland,

10 Nordland,

3 Oltesvig, 13 Oseland,

2 Rage, 9 Røinlien,

8 Seldal, 4 Selvig,

12 Tengesdal, 5 Trodalen,

11 Vereland, 14 Volden,

13 Ødegaarden


Oluf Rygh: Norwegian Farm Names