"Hi Kristen! Glad to see you are still researching your Swedish roots. I don't know what Annelie has already sent you, but I found your family in two of the household examination rolls for Lekåsa, as well as the moving out list…"
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Jonas Andersson was baptized on 23 March 1798 in Lekåsa, the son of Anders Andersson and Ingrid Andersdotter. The family lived at…"
The farm name Hökagården is a vital clue that helped locate the family in the household examination rolls for Bitterna. You are fortunate to have documents that make this research easier and it underscores the importance…"
Anders Peter Svensson was born 26 May 1856 on the farm Hjelltag in Bitterna and baptized the following day. His father was Sven Jonasson and the mother was Britta Stina Jonasdotter. I was unable to pinpoint the family in the…"
"I did some additional checking in Genline for the Johannes Magnusson family. His birthdate and baptismal date were verified in the baptismal register C:4, p. 129. The birth date and baptismal date for his wife Ingrid Andersdotter were…"
Here's a preliminary report on your family. Most of the following information is from the household examination rolls and should be verified in the original church records. There were at least eight children in the…"
I also have relatives from Lekåsa, Barne-Åsaka and Fåglum so am quite familiar with the communities. Some of my mother's first cousins, in fact, lived at Baltorp.
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Glad to be able to help out a fellow researcher. This research is really no different that working on a cross-word puzzle or jigsaw puzzle -- just pulling together the pieces to appreciate the final product. It doesn't have to be my…"
Based on the clues you mentioned, I was able to document Lars Johan Stark in the 1923-1936 församlingsbok for the parish of Ås in Skaraborgs län (AIIa:3, p. 41, available from the online service Arkiv Digital). Here Lars…"
"Does anyone know the exact location of the gård called Sånna in the Tådene parish? I have seen it referred to as "Sånna under Storeberg" so I believe it must have been in the vicinity of the herrgård Storeberg…"
"I'm guessing that the following probate record relates to a member of your family: Kristoffersson, Mattias, hemmansägare, Rölanda, Högen, 1859: 929. This was found in the index of probate records for Vedbo häradsrätt…"
I've taken a look at the records for Rölanda available from Arkiv Digital. There is a settlement (a gård perhaps) called Högen there. A quick review of the pages for Högen in the household examination roll…"