SwedenGenWeb Regional site
Halland Landskap
(province)
Since there is an excellent website for Halland province I have kept this page short. It is unfortunately only in Swedish so I have here provided some direct links to assist in finding the most valuable pages.
Use this link
Landskap Halland is about the same area as Hallands län (county)
Map Kommun Map Härad Parish info
List Kommun List Härad Geographical names
Kommuner
.Hylte Halmstad Laholm Falkenberg Varberg Kungsbacka
Topic Name Description Link L
General SCB# 13      
Province Länsstyrelse County gov't. Admin info   B
Main site Hallands Genealogiska förening The standard site for Halland !
Extensive, useful, RECOMMENDED
  S
Facts      
Churches Descriptions (RAÄ) Swedish state church buildings   S
Castles etc Slottsguiden Guide to castles and larger estates in Sweden >Go> S
History, estates Sperlingsholms gods Names: Sperling, Bille, Fleming, Wrangel af Adinal, Lewenhaupt, Hamilton, Kuylenstierna   S
History, estates Tjolöholms slott Located on a peninsula into Nordsjön west of Fjärås, Kungsbacka kommun.   B
History, estates Wallbergs Fabriks AB Names: Wallberg family   S
Specific Guides      
Provincial SCANGEN Mailing list for Skåne, Blekinge and Halland provinces   B
Local sites      
Parishes All parishes with short info and links to specific info   S
Hylte Also named Hyltebruk. Kommun Home page. (only Tourist section in English). Use "Kultur" link. "hembygdsgårdar" = local historical soc. "föreningsregister" = addresses to local societies.
Drängsered Very rich parish description and history   S
Rolfstorp Very rich parish description and history   S
Svartrå Very rich parish description and history   S
Specific Sources      
Persons Demographic Database for Southern Sweden Searchable person database >Go>  
Census Mantalslängder replace the scarce HFL:s Info S
Vigselbok Marriages 1672-1860 Info . >= 90 parishes. List of included parishes. Search S
History SLHD Database of Local History. Has most minutes from sockenstämma/kommunalstämma in full >Go> B
Getterön Birth register 1700-1864 on line   S

SCB# = SCB Id number. RAÄ =Riksantikvarieämbetet.
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