Västerås Domkyrkoförsamling Parish, Västmanland, Sweden Genealogy

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

Viksängs 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.)

Västerås Domkyrkoförsamling Parish, Västmanland, Sweden Genealogy
Jurisdictions
Stift Västerås
Pastorat -1919 Västerås domkyrkoförsamling and Sankt Ilian, 1920-1945 Västerås Domkyrkoförsamling, Sankt Ilian and Lundby, 1946-1961 Västerås domkyrkoförsamling and Lundby, 1962- Västerås domkyrkoförsamling
Län 1634- Västmanland
Landskap Västmanland
Tingslag -1970 Västerås (under rådhusrätten)
Domsaga -1970 Västerås (under rådhusrätten), 1971- Västerås
Fögderi -1966 Västerås stad (under uppbördsväsendet), 1967- Västerås
Kommun -1970 Västerås stad från okänt år, 1971- Västerås
Militär indelning add here
NAD Ref Code SE/ULA/11727
National Archive SVAR link
Swedish Wikipedia link
SCB Congregation map link
Open Street map link


Place Names[edit | edit source]


To see what kind of place it is you will need a Swedish Gazetteer.

  • 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, Västmanland 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, Västmanland" 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]

Jurisdictional Information from:  Riksarkivet. "Västerås Domkyrkoförsamling Församling." Nationell ArkivDatabas (NAD). April  2012 https://sok.riksarkivet.se/