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Archives of the ELCA (Lutheran) Church

Article: Norwegian kirkebøker-parish registers by John Follesdal

Avskrift av nord-norske kirkebøker (Church records: includes Tromsø and Karlsøy)

Baptisms in Kvenvær local parish 1882-1898 (Sør-Trøndelag) - compiled by Geir Olav Øien  in the Digital Inn at Digitalarkivet

Baptisms in Kvenfjord in Hitra, 1899-1905 - compiled by Geir Olav Øien  in the Digital Inn at Digitalarkivet

Burials at the Garrison congr. 1810-14 (Akershus) - compiled by Roberth Chr. H. Skogly in the Digital Inn at Digitalarkivet

Buskerud Genealogical Resources (includes census, church books, emigrants, farms information, land) in Norwegian **

Cemeteries in Norway - Search site organized by Dis Norge

Church books for Rødøy   from Steinar Lines

Church parishes in Norway - Click on the map until you find what you need

Deaths in Holsen in Førde 1881-1920 (Sogn og Fjordane) - compiled by Magnus Asbjørnsen in the Digital Inn at Digitalarkivet

Deaths in Kvinnherad 1835-1879 in the Digital Inn at Digitalarkivet

Digitalarkivet: Deaths in Norway 1995-2000 (1947-2000)

Den Norske Kirke

Digitized Parish Records from Norway - More records are added to this frequently so keep looking for the parish you need.

DIS-Norge Genealogical Resources (Was: Slektshistoriske Kilder 1500-1900) - a list of all genealogical resources in Norway arranged by fylke, including church books ***  A great resource!  

East Norway Lake Lutheran Church Records (near New London, Minn) Includes Baptism, Confirmation, Marriage, and Cemetery records

FamilySearch Internet Genealogy Service (from LDS)

Jelsa Church Books (Kirkebøker -  Fødte i Jelsa) 

Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, Norway Lake Lutheran Churches, Norway Lake Area Residents 1862-1916 

Kirkebøker / Dødslister  

Kirkebøker for Gjerpen 

Kirkebøka for Hitra og Frøya  

Kirkeboka for Skei i Ogndal 1884-1905

Kirkebøker for Skjervøy og Lyngen sokn  1748-1827

Kirkebøker for Støren prestegjeld (in Sør-Trøndelag) Includes Støren, Soknedal, Budal, and Horg.

Kirkebøker fra Tromsø og Karlsøy  

Kirkebøker lagret elektronisk hos Fylkesarkivet i Sogn og Fjordane  

Kirkebøker (Ministrialbøker) i Berg, Halden (Fredrikshald) og Idd prestegjeld  

Kykjebøker - in English and Norwegian 

LDS Family History Centers - Rent parish records on film, to use at the centers.

The Lutheran Magazine

Lutheran Roots Genealogy Exchange - family registry and genealogy message board

Marriages in Kvenvær in Hitra 1898-1919 (Sør-Trøndelag) compiled by Geir Olav Øyen   in the Digital Inn at Digitalarkivet

Minnesota Historical Society - Death Certificate Search

National Archives of Norway - order microfiche of the Norwegian Church records

Nes kirkesogn i Hallingdal from Steinar Vissebråten 

Norwegian Obituaries (in Norwegian) - Search by name and/or fylke

The Oldest Church Registers in Norwegian Parishes

Oppland - Search church protocols in Arkivnett Oppland

Parish Register Extractions (Strinda Bache, Strinda Lade, Strinda Malvig, Strinda Brasberg)

People from Hendrum in other Church Records Online  

Røros Kirkebøker 1767-1816

Scandinavian Obituaries - Western Wisconsin

Sogn of Fjordane Database (includes census, church books, emigrants, farms information, land, and photos.) - in Norwegian **

Stod Kirkebøker  

Transcription from church books of Alta\Talvik parish, Vadsø & North-Varanger parish in Finnmark

University of Tromsø Kirkebøker database - Søking i kirkebøker 

Vågan Church Records from Terje Petterson [Pages currently closed]

Vestfold Slekt (Roots) - Includes church registers, probate, census, bygdeboks 

When did they begin the church registers in the different parishes in Norway?

6 Feb. 2008

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