Overview of ArkivDigital's digital archives of the Swedish county Örebro län.
ArkivDigitals bilddatabas från Örebro län

Offical documents from Örebro län are stored in Regional archives in Uppsala.

Church records

  • Church/parish records from the earliest times to about the year 1948 (household/congregation, migration, birth, marrige and death records as far as rule of secrecy allows)
  • Statistiska centralbyråns (SCB; Statistics Sweden) extracts from birth, marriage and death records from the years 1925-1947

Estate inventories

  • Estate inventory from the earliest times to about the year 1960
  • Estate inventory (nobility) to about 1916

District courts/Court of Appeal

  • Court records (restored court records from Svea hovrätt) from the earliest times to about the year 1710
  • Court records Edsbergs häradsrätt (district court) 1629-1723 and 1736-1780
  • Court records Grimstens häradsrätt (district court) 1736-1766
  • Court records Grythytte och Hällefors bergslags häradsrätt (district court) 1657-1716
  • Court records Hardemo häradsrätt (district court) 1629-1735
  • Court records Karlskoga häradsrätt (district court) 1699-1740
  • Court records Kumla häradsrätt (district court) 1822-1854
  • Svea Hovrätt (court of appeal) restored protocols concering property deals for häradsrätter (district courts) 1701-1754

Supreme court

  • Protocols 1694-1800

Tax/census records

  • The chamber archives (Swedish: kammararkivet) copy of tax/census records 1642-1738 and scattered later years (archive holder = Mantalslängder 1642-1820 Örebro län 1642-1820)
  • Land office's (Swedish: landskontorets) copy of tax/census records 1730-1820
  • District taxation registrar's (Swedish: häradsskrivarens) copy of tax/census records from the earliest times to about the year 1820
  • Tax/census records the year 1941


  • General Musters lists for the regiments that have existed in this county
  • The Army's Lists 1620-1723 ("Rullor 1620-1723")
  • Stamkort (cards with information about men that have been doing their military service) for people enroled approximately 1902-1950
  • 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)

Prison and arrest

  • Lists of prisoners (from the Office of the Chancellor of Justice) 1750-1825
  • Lists of prisoners from the earliest times to about the year 1940

Aerial photographs

  • Aerial photographs (farms, cottages, villas, industrial premises etc.) from the 1950's to the present day. 

Other records

  • Various documents from Örebro

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  • Property registers ("lagfartsböcker" and "fastighetsböcker") 1875-1932



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