Göteborg och Bohus län

Overview of ArkivDigital's digital archives of the Swedish county Göteborg och Bohus län.
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Offical documents from Göteborg och Bohus län are stored in Regional archives in Göteborg.

Church records

  • Church/parish records from the earliest times to about the year 1941 (or as far as rule of secrecy allows) (household/congregation, migration, birth, marrige and death records). Photographing of the years 1942-1945 (or as far as rule of secrecy allows) is in progress right now.
  • Statistiska centralbyråns (SCB; Statistics Sweden) extracts from birth, marriage and death records from the years 1925-1946
  • Parish meeting records
  • Supplement to migration records from the earliest times to about the year 1825

Estate inventories

  • Estate inventory from the earliest times to about the year 1955
  • Regional archive's registers of estate inventories
  • Estate inventory (nobility) to about the year 1916

District courts/Court of Appeal

  • Court records (original documents) from the earliest times to about the year 1700. Also scattered volumes from the period 1701-1903.
  • Göta Hovrätt (court of appeal) restored court records from the earliest times to about the year 1730 (-1763 for the city of Göteborg)

Supreme court

  • Protocols 1694-1800

Tax/census records

  • The chamber archives (Swedish: kammararkivet) copy of tax/census records from the years 1669-1763 and 1808-1820 (certain years are missing) (archive holder = Mantalslängder 1642-1820 Göteborgs och Bohus län 1669-1820)
  • Land office's copy of tax/census records from the years 1748 and 1764-1807
  • District taxation registrar's (Swedish: häradsskrivarens) copy of tax/census records from the earliest times to about the year 1820.
  • District taxation registrar's (Swedish: häradsskrivarens) copy of tax/census records even after the year 1820 from parishes where the church records have been destroyed because of fire (Kville, Bottna, Svenneby, Tossene, Askum, Stala, Röra)
  • Göteborgs mantalskontors copy of tax/census records for the city of Gothenburg 1637-1655 and scattered years 1813-1947
  • Tax/census records the year 1941

Land register

  • Land register from the land office 1642-1697

Military

  • General Musters lists for the regiments that have existed in this county
  • Stamkort (cards with information about men that have been doing their military service) for people enroled approximately 1902-1941, for the enrolement territories that have existed in this county
  • Lists of qualifications
  • Qualification books (meritband) 1757-1883 (from the archives of the army's pension fund)
  • Lists of retired soldiers (Swedish: gratialister) (from Krigskollegium Krigsmanshuskontoret)
  • The Navy's Lists from about the year 1635 to about the year 1915
  • Boatman rolls (from the end of the 19th century)
  • Musters lists for ships 1689-1873
  • The Navy´s lists of qualifications
  • Lists from the Navy's pension fund ("Flottans pensionskassa")
  • Göteborg's city soldiers

Sailor records (Swedish: Sjömanshus)

  • Göteborg, Lysekil, Kungälv, Marstrand, Strömstad and Uddevalla sjömanshus from the earliest times to about the year 1900

Prison and arrest

  • Lists of prisoners (from the Office of the Chancellor of Justice) 1750-1825

Göteborg's cathedral chapter

  • General documents to records from the earliest times to about the year 1760

Guild records

  • The city of Göteborg: blacksmith, cooper

Aerial photographs

  • Aerial photographs (farms, cottages, villas, industrial premises etc.) from the 1950's to the present day. Note! All-in-one subscription is required.

Other records

  • Göteborgs poliskammare, utvandrade personer 1869-1950 (emigration records)
  • Family name registers -1800.
  • Regional archive's registers of the cities church records.
  • Överläkare J A Nordströms samling (transcripts etc. concerning Orust and Tjörn)

 


Right now we are photographing

  • Church records -1945 (see detalied information above, under the heading church records)
  • Estate inventories 1956-1960
  • Lists of prisoners from the earliest times to about the year 1900
  • The Army's Lists 1620-1723 ("Rullor 1620-1723")

Counties

Click on the county name and a list will expand with all available parishes and archives holders.
 

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