Hishult Parish, Halland, Sweden Genealogy

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

Hishults 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.)

Hishult Parish, Halland, Sweden Genealogy
Stift 1989- Göteborg
Pastorat -1948 the mother parish of Hishult och (Skånes-) fagerhults pastorat, 1949-1961 Hishult, 1962- Knäred
Län Before 1948 most of the parish belonged to Halland county and a small part (Långalt, Boalt, and Smedhult) belonged to Kristianstad county. 1949- Halland
Landskap Halland
Härad Hök (larger part), Norra Åsbo (part of the parish)
Tingslag Halmstad and Tönnersjö
Domsaga Hök, Halmstad and Tönnersjö, -1974 Hallands södra, 1975- Halmstad
Fögderi 1918-1946 Hässleholm (Kristianstad part), 1918-1948 Laholm (Hallands part), 1946-1948 Vittsjö (Kristianstad part), 1967- Halmstad
Kommun 1863-1973 Hishult, 1974- Laholm
Militär indelning Extra Båtsmans-Roteringen

Place Names[edit | edit source]

Bjärnared, Björkeberg, Björnhult,Bohult, Bonnhult Bökehatten, Bökehatten Bökhult, Bökholmen, Bökhult,

Damsbygget, Damsbygget Snäckhult, Damhus Simonstorp,

Farhultsbygget, Flygholmen Grönshult, Fälleberga,


Handskholmen,Havshult Handskholmen, Hishult, Hishult Åhus, Högaholma, Högaryd, Höghult,

Jonstorp, Jonstorp Källstorpsbygget,

Kornhult, Källstorpsbygget,

Lilla Skönhult Fröabygget, Linghult, Linghult Lycket, Lugnet Bökeshult Carlsberg, Lycket, Lycket Långhultsbygget, Långhultsbygget, Långhult, 

Mitahus Lunnen,

Norra Össjö,

Oxhult, Oxhult Kuskahuset,Hästhagshuset, Oxhult Måsahus,

Piphuset Skräddarebygget,

Ramsjön, Rishult, Rävaljung,

Sjöboholm, Skogsgård, Släthult, Smedhus, Stora Kornhult, Stora Kornhult Linghult, Stora Skönhult, Stubbhult,

Trånget, Trånget Vannås,



Östra Långhultsbygget,

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, Ancestry.com, and MyHeritage.com 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, Halland Records for a full listing of microfilmed records (some digitized online) at the Family History Librarythat 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, Halland" 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]

Hishult Församling Husförhörslängd 1843 - 1850 Ortregister