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"A History of the Norwegians of Illinois." Contains hundreds of biographies on Norwegians (and those of Norwegian ancestry) living in Illinois in the early 1900's. SR2

"History of the Norwegian Settlements." Hjalmar Rued Holand, translated by Malcolm Rosholt and helmer M. Blegen, Astri My Astri Publishing, 2006. History of Norwegian settlement and names of early settlers (mostly arriving prior to 1870) in New York, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, North and South Dakota. DH2

"LANGE SLEKTEBOK." (Lange Family Book). Albert J. Lange, Jacob Dybwads Forlag, 1888. This book follows the LANGE family from 1525 up to the early 1900's. It is a treasure trove of information, written on the old language of Riksmaal. This language was discontinued in 1905 when Norway became independent of Sweden. There is an index of names. GM1

"Nordmenner i Amerika" - History of early & prominent Norwegians in America, written in Norwegian, thousands of names! RV

"Slekten Ellingsen." Bind I & II. Charles Ellingsen, Ellingsen-boken, 1990. Descendants of Elling CHRISTOPHERSEN, born 1676, and Karen JENSDATTER, including many up to date of publication. Many are in United States and other countries today, as well as Norway. There are over 11,000 names, and it is indexed. EAS

"The Sloopers..Their Ancestry and Posterity." J. Hart Rosdail Photo Press Inc. Broadview, Il. 1961. "The story of the people on the Norwegian Mayflower-The Sloop, 'Restoration.'" A comprehensive history of the 52 "sloopers" who arrived in New York in 1825 thus becoming the first Norwegians of the modern era to immigrate to America. The book contains lengthy family histories with genealogies dating back to the 14th. century, several thousand names and addresses of "slooper" descendants, plus a wealth of other important historical information relating to those who ìpaved the wayî for all later day Norwegian immigrants. (668 pages) Published in cooperation with the Norwegian Slooper Society of America. This book is focused on the 52 Norwegians who immigrated to America in 1825 and settled in upstate New York and then the Fox River Valley in Illinois. It contains several thousand names w/addresses of descendants of those first Norwegians. Since the book was published in 1961, all individuals listed are from the the 40's and 50's. JK3

Akershus Fylke

Bygdeboks Volumes 1, 2, and 3 for Ullensaker Jessheim Trykkeri: 1927, 1949 and 1951. These are 3 farm books for the area of Ullensaker. Churches in this area are Ullensaker, Hovind, Furuset and Mogreina. Farm names are listed in table of contents, but all persons mentioned in the books are not indexed. Sometimes it takes some searching to find individuals. I have limited skill in reading Norwegian, but can understand enough to know who wed who, who moved where, birth and death dates, etc. I will do my best to find the names of thoses for whom you are searching. KR3

Aust Agder Fylke

"Gjerstad, av bygdesoga." Gjerstad historielag, [1962]- hefte 1-9. AF

"Gårdar og plassar på Vegårshei." Knut Tørdal, 2010. AF

"Holt, en bygdebok." Svensen, Sven, 1978 reprint of 1940 ed. AF

"Søndeled." Søndeled historielag, 1952- bd. 1-6 (incl. index vol.) AF

"Åmli, ætt og Heim," vol. 1-4. 1977-2012. Bind I (Tovdal) and Bind II (Gjøvdal). Torgils Hodne, 1981. Genealogies from Åmli parish, Aust Agder. AF

Buskerud Fylke

"Ringeriske Slekter, Vol. 1: Slekter Fra Hole og Tyristrand." Lafesen, A. Grondahl & Sons Frolag, Oslo, 1927. Description of farm ownership in the Hole and Tyristrand Parishes until the 1920's. Has an excellent index. Arranged by farm name. DN3

Finnmark Fylke

"Nordke Gaardnavne." Farm names in Finnmark Parishes O. Rygh, J. Qvigstad Og Magnus Olsen This book is in Noregian, but it lists the farm names of all the farms in all the parishes in Finnmark,County,Norway. KR

Parish birth records. I have ordered parish birth records for Alta, Talvik, Gamvik for year 1866-1875, also birth records for Talvik 1735-1852 and Tana 1848-1877. KR

Hedmark Fylke

"Brøttumsboka." Niels Moen. Brøttum Historielag 1965. Slekter & Gårder i Brøttum sogn. JS5

"Bygdebok Nord Odal." Birger Kirkeby. 5 volumes. JS5, L18

"Bygdebok Sør Odal." Birger Kirkeby. 8 volumes. JS5

"Grendebok for Slettås." Per Muruåsen, 1989. About families from Slettås area in Trysil. Goes further than Trysilboka, -from 1930 to 1989. MV1

"Grue boka." 3 vol. Hans Marius Troseid. JS5

"Trysilboka 1-2-3-4." Eyvind Lillevold, 1973. "Garder og slekter" Farms and families. MV1

"Veldre Bygdebok." Veldre Historielag 1974. JS5

"Vinger Bygdebok." Vol. 1-3. Eivind Lillevold. JS5

Hordaland Fylke

"Bømlo Bygdebok, Bind I and II." Author: Simon Steinsbø. Published by Bømlo Kommune. Bømlo is an island at the mouth of the Hardanger Fjord. Bind 1 includes the following farms: Erevik, Kruneneset, Ånderå, Klubbeplasset, Pollen, Skålevik, Monseplasset, Utslåttøy, Skinnhueneset, Seiavågen, Kloven, Katla, Helgeplasset, Rolvsnes, Røyrøy, Brakadalen, Gjøsætre, Klubben, Stangervåg, Langholmen, Rubbestadneset, Mækjebakken, Ekornsæter, Innvær, Rubbestad, Sele, nordre, Hollund, Særstein, Urang, Laurhammar, Steinsbø, Gåsland, Habbastad, nordre/søre, Sjøvoll, Brekke, Økland, Meling, Nese, øvre/nedre, Nordtun, Mehus, Sønstabø, Hallaråker. Bind II: Stavland, Svortland, Alvsvåg, Meland nordre/søre, Fylkesnes, Gilje, Ådnanes, Setre, Tormodetre, Ersland, Stautland, Lindøy, Sakseid ytre, Kuleseid, Våge, Steinsvåg, Vornes, Selvåg, Helvick, Tverrborgvik, nedre/øvre, Hiskholmen, Hiskjo, Geitung, Løklingholmen Nedre/søre, Uren, Løkling, Norenes, Sele, Søre, Sørenes, Stokkvik, Grutle, Hope. DH2

"Bygdebok for Lindaas: Lygra og Hundvin Sokner," Band 2. By Olav Ones. Farm histories and geneaology for Hundvin Sokn: Vik, Seli, Berge, Grimstad, Konglevoll, Bruvoll, Hundvin, Kvalvag, Ones. Lindaas sokn: Dragoy, Risoy, Brakoy, Spjotoy. Lygra sokn: Lygra ytre, Lygra indre, Bergfjord, Langenes, Skotsund, Tofting, Bergas, Myksvoll, Smordal, Haukas, Bruknappen, Feste Sore, Feste nordre, Titland nordre, Titland sore. CT2

"Kvinnherad 5." Anders Havnelid, Kvinnherad Kommune, 1992. Includes islands in Hardanger Fjord in vicinity of Halsnoy. Lists families on the following farms: Handeland, Gangsto, Valo, Eikeland, Sundsteigen, Munkateigen, Halsnoy Kloster, Saetre, Eide, Sjo, Saebo, Tofte, Lauvoy, Kvitavoll, Landa, Fjelland, Gravdal, Hillestad, Sjovangen, Svanevik, Arnevik, Fatland, Kjeka, Sydnes, Nordhus, Fjelberg Prestegard, Karteid, Blokhus, Sjostovo, Dale, Brekke, Vik, Osthus, Aske, Askdal, Ovrebo Sore, Berget, Ovrebo Nordre, Hammersland, Gjerde, Bjellebo, Dyrnes. DH2

"Vaksdal Bygdebok Band I." Brita Skre, Vaksdal Bygdeboknemnd, 1981. For Bruvik sokn. Includes these farms: Osterrøy - Stokke, Vik, Skaftø, Hekland, Ytre-Bruvik, Kyrkje-Bruvik og Seilae, Indre-Bruvik, Olsnes, Kyrkjeteigen Løtveit, and Vassdal. For Vaksdal - Rødberg, Hana, Stavenes, Sandvik, Langhelle, Ytre-Boge, Indre-Boge, Vaksdal, Herfindalen, Sedalen, Jamne and Skreiae. RKM

"Vaksdal Bygdebok II - Dale Sokn" Brita Skre, Vaksdal Bygdeboknemnd, 1974 This is an area north and east of Bergen in Hordaland. Describes history and all families living on these farms: Børsli, Blødal, Blomdal, Hesjedal, Grøtå, Fokstad (Faugstad), Fossmark, Stanghelle, Helle and Dale (now a town - where the sweater factory is located). RKM

"Vaksdal Bygdebok III - Stamnes Sokn" Brita & Ivar Skre, Vaksdal Bygdeboknemnd, 1965 This is an area north and east of Bergen in Hordaland. Describes history and all families living on these farms: Brørvik, Bukkstein, Dalseid, Dyvik, Eide, Eikefet, Eikemo, Elvik, Furnes, Fylingslid, Gammersvik, Grøsvik, Hesjedal, Kalland, Kallestad, Kallvik, Kvamme, Kvåstad, Leiro, Mellesdal, Mo, Myster, Siemenes, Stamnes, Stamnesleiro, Straume, Toskedal, Veo (Vedå), Verpelstad, Vik and Øyo. RKM

Møre og Romsdal Fylke

"Gard og Slekt: Tomrefjord, Øverås, Nerås." Olav Rekdal, Vestnes Kommune, 1993. bygdebok for Tomrefjord. HT

"Gards og Ættesoge for Staumsnes, bind II." Ottar Roaldset, Utgjeven av Tingvoll Sogelag, 1993. Bygdebok of farms & families of the northern part of the Straumsnes peninsula. Data back to the 1600's. Major farms: Kanestraum, Hals, Rokstong, Li, Furuneset, Magnhildberget, Moerkedal, Aarsund, Skaret, Kvisvika, Vasselen, Aasen, & Liaboe. DF4

"Gards og Ættesoge for Staumsnes, bind II." Ottar Roaldset, Utgjeven av Tingvoll Sogelag, 1993. Major farms are Grimstad, Gjengset, Naalsund, Nastad, Faksvaagen, Skjelvaagen, Einset, Bogsaspa, Sallaup, Aspa, Drage, Sunnmørsvik, Skjevlingsneset, and Skjevlingen. DF4

Nordland Fylke

"Andøy bygdebok bind II, III, IV, V and VI." Gaard og slekt del I, gnr. 1-14 and del II, gnr. 15-25. Old Bjørnskinn community and part of Dverberg. John I. Borgos, Andøy kommune, 2003. Family/people living on farms in the southern part of the island as far back as the author a has been able to trace. Farm no 1 - 25. JOS1

"Bodin Bygdebok, bind II.1, Gårds Og Slektshistorie for Våren." Terje Gudbrandson, 1978, Utgitt av Bodø Kommune Bygdebokkomitøen. Includes farms located on the Helligvær, Givær, Briksvær, and Landego island groups in the Bodin area. H4

"Bodin Bygdebok, bind II.2, Gårds Og Slektshistorie for Nordstranda." Terje Gudbrandson, 1983, Utgitt av Bodø Kommune Bygdebokkomitøen. Includes the Festvåg, Neverelva, Storvika, Stordalen, Steigtind, Mjelle, Mulstranda, Valvika, Skau, Kløkstad, Skjelstad, Myklebostad, Vågøya, Løp, Løpsmarka farms in the Bodin area. H4

"Bodin Bygdebok, bind II.3, Gårds Og Slektshistorie for Kirkegrenda." Terje Gudbrandson, 1989, Utgitt av Bodø Kommune Bygdebokkomitøen. Includes the Vollen, Rønvika, Hjartøya, Hundholmen, Hørnes, Bodin, Bodøgård, Prestgården, Alstad, and Jensvoll farms in the Bodin area. H4

"Bodin Bygdebok, bind II.4 Gårds Og Slektshistorie for Innstranda." Terje Gudbrandson, 1992, Utgitt av Bodø Kommune Bygdebokkomitøen. Includes the Hunstad, Mørkved, Bertnes, Fenes, Mjåvasslia, Svartnes, Skarmoen, Steinmoen, Mosti, Soløya, Sandjorda, Kolhus, Tussvatnet, Bagglia, Støver, Åsen, Valle og Systad, Kvalvåg, and Vikan farms in the Bodin area. H4

"Bodin Bygdebok II.5 Gårds Og Slektshistorie for Tverrlandet." Terje Gudbrandson, 1996. Utgitt av Bodø Kommune Bygdebokkomitøen. A list of farms included in this volume is available on the FamilySearch site. H4

"Bodin Bygdebok II.6 A-B Gårds Og Slektshistorie for Straumen." Terje Gudbrandson, 2001. Utgitt av Bodø Kommune Bygdebokkomitøen. A list of farms included in this volume is available on the FamilySearch site. H4

"Bodin Bygdebok II.7 A Bygd, Gårds Og Slektshistorie for Kjerringøy." Terje Gudbrandson, 2004. Utgitt av Bodø Kommune Bygdebokkomitøen. A list of farms included in this volume is available on the FamilySearch site. H4

"Gaard og slekt i Øksnes bind III og IV." Johan I. Borgos, Øksnes kommune, 1997, 1999. Familys/people living on farm no 50-84 as far back as the author has been able to trace. JOS1

"Slektsbok for Beiarn." MB Hansen, Alfred Troli, and Jorunn Laastad, Nordland Boktrykkeri 1979. Includes families by farm in the Beiarn area of Nordland. Since there is no index, I do require a farm name to do lookup. H4

"Slektsbok for Kjerringøy, Nordfold, and Sørfold." Asbjørn P. Lind, 2000, Valnesfjord. Covers families located in the Kjerringøy, Nordfold, and Sørfold areas. H4

"Slektsbok for Nordfold." Asbjorn Lind, 1982. Records from the Nordfold area of Nordland, Norway, back to mid 1500's with family groupings and links. DGK

"Slektsbok for Skjerstad og Fauske, volume 2." H.Solbakk,G.Berg 1981. Families in Fauske and Skjerstad. SN1

"Slektsbok for Fauske, volume 3." H.Solbakk,G.Berg 1985. Families in Fauske. SN1

"Slektsbok for Skjerstad og Fauske, volume 4." H.Solbakk,G.Berg 1985. Families in Fauske.Sulitjelma area. SN1

"Slektsbok for Sorfold" Asbjorn Lind, 1980, Bodo, Norway Family groupings from the Sorfold and Folda areas of Nordland, Norway. North of Fauske, East of Bodo. DGK

Nord-Trøndelag Fylke

"Bygdebøker for Stjørdal and Meråker." Stjørdal kommune. 1930-1952. 9 books with good description of people living in the parishes of Hegra, Lånke, Skatval and Stjørdal (in Stjørdal) and Meråker. Goes back to 1550 in some cases. No persons mentioned after 1950. GM

Oppland Fylke

"Boka om Land." Utgitt av Lands Museum, 1973. Bind IV - Utvandringen til Amerika fra Nordre and Sødre Land 1839-1915. Author: Arvid Sanddaker. Published by Mariendals Boktrykkei A/S Gjøvik. This is apparently the fourth book in a series and contains biographies of emigrants. It is written in Norwegian which I can read fairly well. It has a name index. It has several chapters about who went, why they went, where they settled, transcriptions of letters and poems, descriptions of pioneer life. CB1

"Valdres Bygdebok." Valdres bygdeboks forlag (c)1987. Valdres Bygdebok - 6 volume set of history, farms, government, schools, buildings and of course, people. Volume 1 is in two books. - Volume 1A - "Gardor og slekter Øystre Slidre - Hegge og Lidar" [farms and families Øystre Slidre, Hegge and Lidar parishes] - Volume 1B - "Gardor og slekter Øystre Slidre - Volbu og Rogne" [farms and families Øystre Slidre, Volbu and Rogne parishes]. I read Norwegian very poorly, but can look up as much as I can in the indices. Some families are represented in the other volumes if they are teachers, musicians, government leaders and such. KL1

I have the books containing church records for Øyer (with Tretten) from 1671-1893, containing birth, marriage and burial records, from 1824 also confirmation and emigration. I also have the censuses from 1865, 1875 and 1900 (for Øyer and Tretten). NKE

Rogaland Fylke

"Gards og Ættesoge for Gjestal." Soren Arneson, 1939. Family groups from Gjestal Parish. RHO

"Gards og Ættesoge for Haa." Torgier Edland, 1972. Family groups for Haa Parish. Includes Naerbo, Varhaug/Vigrestad, and Ogna. RHO

"Gards og Ættesoge for Hoyland." Ole Aurenes, 1952. Family groups from Hoyland Parish. RHO

"Gards og Ættesoge for Klepp." Erling Brunes, 1963. Family groups from Klepp Parish. RHO

"Hjelmeland: Gardar og Folk Volumes 1-3." Trygve Brandal, Hjelmeland Kommune, 1990. Farm and family info from the Hjelmeland regions. AF3

"Hjelmeland: Gardar og Folk, Volume 2." Trygve Brandal, Hjelmeland Kommune, 1990. Farm and family info from only part of the Hjelmeland region, I only own Volume 2. The books includes the following farms: Vormedalen, Hjelmeland og Askvik: Vormelandsvik (Tøtlandsvik), Vormeland, Fundingsland, Rødlende, Tøtland, Tveita, Meland, Kleivaland, Ritland, Helgaland, Laugaland, Breiland, Bjelland, Heggland, Hetland, Jørmeland, Husstøl, Einervoll, Fevoll, øvre Fevoll, Nedre Fevoll, Steinsland, Kvame, Hagalid, Sæbø, Hjelmelandsvågen, Prestegarden, Tuntland, Røgelstad, Sande, Pundsnes, Kleppa, Askvik, Kro, Lerstøl, Espeland, Hauske, Mjølhus, Viga. CP

"LUND Garden og Slekten I." Melhus. Farms include: Elve, Gjersdal, Nedre Drivdal, Ovre Drivdal, Kvelland, Navrestad, Ovedal (Øvesdal), Solbjorg, Royland, Djupedal, Hellesmark, Eike, Tjellesvik, Litlehei, Liland, Gursli, Skåland, Bringedal, Tronvik, Hamre, Linland, Skår, Overland (Aueland), Haukland, Lund Prestegarden, Eikeland, Moi, Osen, Skjeggestad, Lagestrand, Handeland, Hove, Surdal, Hovsmo, Eik, Kjorberg, Kjormo, Steinberg, Nedre Skårdal, Ovre Skårdal, Flatestol, Austreim, Mageland, Setra, Ytre Sandstol, Takholt, Solli, Espelistol, Indre Sandstol, Kvitingen, Rusdal. VM1

"Randeberg Vol 1 & 2." Birger Lindanger, Randeberg Kommune, 1983. History of Randeberg Rogaland Norway with extensive genealogies of the farming families. T2

"Soga om Vats, Gard og Ått i gamle Vats herad." Nils Dybdal-Holthe. Vats bydebok containing information from as early as c. 1600 through c. 1970's, organized by farm. JB17

Sogn og Fjordane Fylke

"Balestrand: Bygd og AEtter." Jon Laberg, 1934. Lists farms and families who lived there from about 1600. WO

"BYGDEBOK FOR ARDAL." Dagfinn Drossen, Redaktor ---- Boktrykk-Norsk Skjemaforlag L/L Bergen 1985. PE

"Bygdabok for Vik i Sogn." Olav Hoprekstad, 1957. Lists farms and families who lived there from 1600. WO

"Ein stad skal ein vera." Rasmus Sunde, 1989. About emigration from Vik in the district of Sogn in the county Sogn og Fjordane, to America. (from 1844-1900). MV1

"Gulen i gammal og ny tid," Volumes 1, 2, and 3. Gulen Kommune is located in SW Sogn og Fjordane Fylke, and includes information from the parishes Gulen (Evindvik) and Mjømna (Mjømen). The books are organized by farm name and number, and are in Norwegian. I can translate some of the information.

Gulen Book 1:
Strengklauv (Juvik), Losnedal, Netteland, Losnegard, Rutledal, Kirkøy, Kyrkjeøy, Rutle, Brosvik, Sygnefestberget, Sygnefest, Vatne, Rise, Risen, Fallebø, Dingja, Dingen, Eivindvik, Fonnevik, Fonna, Gryta, Gryten, Ytre Midttun, Indre Midttun, Henriksbø, Undertun, Floli, Flolid, Svaberg, Nordgulen, Tveit, Haveland, Nese, Nesse, Hantveit, Hauge, Austgulen øvre, Austgulen nedre, Kløvtveit, Opdal øvre, Kjellby, Kjelby, Krossvoll, Opdal nedre, Dyregrov, Glosvik, Åmdalsvik, Åmdal, Undal

Gulen Book 2
Lund, Berge, Myre, Kjellevoll, Nerdal, Halland, Store Norddal, Litle Norddal, Stegane, Slengsol, Dale, Vyrkjesdal, Molde, Heggelund, Galten, Grinde øvre, Grinde nedre, Knarvik, Orknes, Høyvik nordre, Høyvik søre, Eide, Steine, Halsvik, Glenja, Merkesdal, Svardal, Brandsdal, Vestervik, Vedvik, Vikane, Klokkeide, Neverdal, Vesetvik, Hausevika, Kjeøy, Kidøy, Sætenes, Brandanger, Selevåg, Furenes, Furnes, Fivelsdal, Sande, Storenes, Røyrtveit, Rørtveit, Li

Gulen Book 3:
Vatsvik, Bjorøy, Skjerjehamn, Blidensol, Randal, Midtbø, Tunsberg, Ånneland, Unneland, Kitilsvik, Kittelsvik, Mjømna, Nappen, Vikingvåg, Bremnes, Byrknes, Børholm, Kversøy, Blomholm, Grima, Grimen, Koksøy, Bårøy, Risøy, Store Kvernøy, Litle Kvernøy, Hille, Glavær nordre, Glavær søre, Vatnøy, Litle Vatnøy, Vatsøy, Store Vatsøy, Rød, Vilsvik, Villesvik, Grimstad, Stemnebø, Stevnebø, Nyhamar, Nyhammar, Hjartås, Hjertås, Straume, Strømme. TF2

"Leikanger Bygdebok." Roald Lyngvaer, 1979. Lists farm names, and then families who lived there from about 1600 to 1950. Lists families from the following farms: Amtmenn pa Nybo, Berdal, Bergheim, Bjornetun, Borlaug, Breili, Botun, Dale, Dalen, Djupevik, Drege, Eggum, Engesaeter, Feidje, Flete, Fosse, Fosshage, Frekaland, Gjerde, Grinde, Grindedal, Grundeland, Halland, Hamre, Hanehaug, Haukanes, Hatleli, Helland, Henjum, Holen, Holum, Hov, Huke, Husabo (Huseby), Hogheim, Haum, Indre Borlaug, Indre Fronningen, Indre Hamre, Kolasen, Kvalen, Lagmannsvik og Buene, Lagmannasa, Leikanger, Lunde, Nedre Hatleli, Njos, Nyborg, Nybo, Osen, Otrehjell, Prestar, Rinde, Roysum, Simlenes, Skau, Smidje, Snytten, Stjernegjerd, Staumsnes, Stolas, Suphammer, Svien, Saetre, Saetrelien, Tingestad, Tjonn, Tretteteig, Tveiten, Ulriksborg, Vigdal, Oyri, Afet. DH2, WO

Sør-Trøndelag Fylke

"Byneset Bind II Gardshistorie Slekter." Maurits Fugelsoy, F. Bruns Bokhandels Forlag, 1983. DO2

Åfjord and Jøssund Farm Book I (1500-1800) and Book II (1801-1875). I will look up names of individuals if the name of the farm is provided. I will extract a limited amount of data. LL

Telemark Fylke

"Drangedal med Tørdal." Olav Sannes, 1924. Genealogies from the parishes of Drangedal and Tørdal in Telemark. AF

"Fyresdal" 1943 by Bendik Veum, for anyone searching in that area this book has a lot of information. The only thing is, it is in Norwegian and I do not read Norwegian, however I can follow names etc. MM

"Mo Bygdebok, Vol. 1 Mo sokn and Vol. 2 Skafså sokn." Steinar Marvik. CP

Troms Fylke

"Kvæfjordboka, Bind II." Jac. Norman, Kvæfjord Kommune, 1972. The bygdebok for Kvæfjord kommune on Hinnøya in southwest Troms. There is NO INDEX! I'm in the process of indexing the book, but for the time being you MUST have some idea of what farm your persons of interest came from in order for me to do a lookup (there are 841 pages and 1740 families listed!). The Farms described include: Kinn, Finnsæter, Myrland, Gapøy, Reinstad, Bjørnrå, Gunnesdal, Mehus, Røkenes, Holand, Røyrvik, Flesnes, Bogen, Gambogen, Forøy, Forøyster, Langvassbukt, Langvassdalen, Bømark, Våtvoll, Gullesfjordbotn, Eide, Moelv, Gullholm, Indre Husby, Lyså Kjengsnes, Refsnes, Forholtan (also called Finnvik), Melå, Indre Aspenes, Skommesvik, Øvre Hemmestad, Nedre Hemmestad, Sandvik, Øynes, Haug, Skår, Gruvedrift, Garles, Vebostad, Hunstad, Hokland, Salen, Straumen, Storjord, Voktor, Vik, Tennvassås, Vikeland, Gåre, Strand, Rå, Nordre Rå, Nedre Husby, Borkenes, Råsjøen, Berg, Dale, Utstrand, Elde, Molvik, Haugen, Bremnes, Bonstadvik, Ytre Aspenes, Sørlia. For many of these families (especially in Gåre and Storjord), I have additional information available. JRT

Parish registers of Lenvik from 1753 to 1853. TJ

Trondheim Fylke

See under Stabel family.

Vest Agder Fylke

"Austad I & II." Oddleif Lian. VM1

"Bakke Bygdebok." Lars Ramsli, Utgitt av Flekkefjord Historielag, 2002. This 2-volume set covers the Bakke Parish,in Bakke Prestegjeld, Vest Agder, Norway. It covers 134 farms from approximately the 1500's to the 1900's. RP8

"Bjelland." Magnus Breilid. VM1

"Bygdebok for Gyland." Author: Lars Fr. Nuland, Publisher: S.Bern, Hegland, Flekkefjord, 1960. Local history of the Gyland Parish in Vest-Adger fylke(county) in Norway. This includes some historical facts, church life history, school history, government history and a large section on the "gards" or farms. The owners of each farm and sub-farm is listed from aproximately 1500s to early 1900s. This gard history provides a unique view and collection of parents and children and is usully useful to find people on that farm. Written in Norwegian. KL1

"Bygdebok for Gyland." Lars Fr. Nuland, et al \ Utgitt av Flekkefjord Historielag \ 2008. This book is updated from the original book by Lars Fr. Nuland by the Flekkefjord Historielag to list many of the 20th century updates to the culture and farm owners of the Gyland parish and associated farms. The book is now two volumes; "Kultur og Folkliv" and "Gards - og Ættesoga". The books are written in Norwegian, but now in contemporary dialect. Gards (farms) include Gyland, Urdal, Hamar Austre, Heggland, Li, Nedland, Eikholm, Ronås, Fedjestad, Kongevall, Homma, Grøtteland, Lian (Espeli), Seland, Krossli, Løvland, Klundland, Tesåk, EIgeland, Fedog, Øystøl, Hjelleset, Nuland, Vøilsa, Åtland, Timli, Rygg, Skaret, Mydland, Lavstøl, Sandsatn, Seljord, Fossdal, Eitland, Birkeland, Budal, Kleiva, Klungland, Netland, Hamar, Store Eigås, Litle Eigås, Hellstøl, Øysæd, Stølen, Dunsæd, Listøl, and Eigedal. KL1

"Bygdebok for Vennesla, Norway." RV

"Bygedebok for Vigmostad Parish, Norway." RV

"FEDA." Anen Arli, 1980. VM1

"Fjotland Gards og Ættesoge" (Fjotland Farms and people.) Johan Jerstad & Tor Veggeland - 2 May 1980. Lists the following farms in the Fjotland area: Knibestøl, Galdal, Bruli nedri, Furøy, Limoen, Krognes, Bruli Øvre, Veggeland, Haddeland, Høydal, Valdro, Grønnes, Eiesland, Ytre Åsen, Indre Åsen, Spillebrok, Vordal, Mjåvatn, Mygland, Øyusåsen, Norås, Åsemoen, Daland, Solhom, Kvigenes, Vigebakken, Vigje, Fjotland, Bjørkeli, Karsvoli, Midtbø, Kjølnes, Kleivan, Torgjesætta på Fjotland, Kvæven og Fænmyr, Fossdal, Prestegarden, Nygård i Fjotland, Leigde tufter på prestegarden, Kristian Rasmusson, Eftestøl, Førlandsås, Bergesli, Røyland, Øvre Harbakk, Nedre Harbakk, Nonåsen, Narvestad, Helle, Arstøl, Omland, Sandvik, Øknes, Rusteli, Homme, Saurfid, Nedre Kninlog, Spikkeland, Risøy, Engedal, Øvre Kvinlog, Røynebuplassen, Øvre Stakkeland, Nedre Stakkeland, Krågeland, Røynebu, Eigeland, Nygård på Eigeland, Åsheim, Lindeland, Seland, Solesli, Lindhom, Solli, Lindefjell, Gunnsteinsli, Moland, Netland, Netlandsnes, Nesemoen, Straumland, Norbø, Fosseli, Smisnes, Risnes, Håland, Knaben, Fjotlandsstubbar, Salmei-grenda av Per Seland, Homstøl, Smålødnan, Salmeli, Solbakk, Knabeneset, Sluttord. RP8

"Haegebostad, Ei Bygdebok;" Gards- og Ættesoge. Aanen Lauen, 1975. Genealogies of Hægebostad herred, Vest Agder fylke, Norway. 454 pages. VM1

"Herad, Bygda mellom Fjorder og Fjell." Kaare Rudjord. [Farsund Kommune] 1977. Herod is bordered by Lyngdal, Kvinesdal, Flekkefjord, Vanse with Spind and Lista. The book lists the farms and families from the 1600's to the 1900's. RP8

"KONSMO." by Tore Bergstol. VM1

"Kvas." Oddleif Lian. VM1

"Kvinesdal, Ei Bygdebok" Aanen Aarli, 1965. Genealogies of Kvinesdal herred, Vest Agder fylke, Norway. 591 pages. This is a very fine resource. Some of the family lines trace back to the Middle Ages. VM1

"LAUDAL." by Tomas Birkeland. VM1

"Listaboka Vols I & II, Gaard og Folk." Kaare Rudjord, [Farsund Kommune], Holmestrand 1980 - 1981. Lista is part of Vanse and associated with Herad and Spind in early periods. It is also bordered by Flekkefjord, Kvinesdal and Lyngdal. Listings of each farm and inhabitants from the 1600's to 1900's. RP8

"Lyngdal I, II & III." O. Lian. VM1

"Nes Herred (Flekkefjord)." VM1

"Spangereid (West)." Adne Fardal Klev. VM1

"Spangereid (East) I, II & III." Olav Njerve. VM1

"Spind en Bygdebok." J Birkenes ved E Birkenes. [Porsgrunn]. 1966. Spind was once part of Vanse Prestegjeld, and is next to Vanse, Herad and Lyngdal. It covers the period from the 1600's to the 1900's. RP8

"Sør-Audnedal: Bygdebok." Nils P Vigeland. [Sør Audnedal Bygdesogelag] 1970 Sør Audnedal is east of Lyngdal and borders with Mandal, Holum. amd Nord Audnedal. The Audnedals include the parishes of Konsmo, Vigmostad, Valle and Spangereid. This book covers the area that was once Valle or Walle from the 1600's to the 1900's. RP8

Vestfold Fylke

"Tjøm ø - en bygdebok." Lorens Berg, I Kommission Hos, Kristiania, 1920. Contains information about families living on the island of Tjøme in Vestfold, Norway circa 1600-1895. Births, deaths, marriages, and other genealogical information included. DSJ