Bygdeboker for Nord-Trøndelag Fylke. List of bygdeboks
available from the University of North Dakota-Grand Forks. This is one
of the largest collections in the U.S. although the
Trønderlag of America
probably owns more recent books specific to Trøndelag.
Digitalarkivet: Emigrants from Trondheim 1867-1930. A searchable
database of the emigrant records of those who emigrated from Norway by
leaving from Trondheim, beginning with 1867 records. Emigrants from this
port came from many areas north and south of Trondheim so not all were
necessarily from Trøndelag. This free database comes from the Archives
Digitized Parish Records for Nord-Trøndelag. This is a growing
database from the National Archives of Norway. These are in Norwegian.
Genealogical society specifically for Nord-Trøndelag. Their website
includes links to many useful resources. Most are in Norwegian
property tax register 1723 from Stod (Nord-Trøndelag county)
Lånke Historielag. Historical society specifically for
the Lånke area (Hell).
showing the current kommuner (municipalities).
Nord-Trøndelag Message Board - A Rootsweb/Ancestry message board for posting
queries in search of information about Nord-Trøndelag ancestors.
Messages posted on this board will also appear on the Trondelag mail
Searching the 1865, 1875 and 1900 census. Census database from
the Norwegian Historical Data Centre. Search by year on partial names
and by province. The 1865 and 1900 censuses are complete here.
Slektsforskning Stod -
Searchable database for Stod parish in Nord-Trøndelag which includes
all records from about 1600 to 1750. Put in a first name and
approximate date and you will get all persons with that first name,
along with their father's name and farm they were born on. Another click
and you can see all records pertaining to that person; i.e., census,
marriage, baptisms, deaths and probates if any.
Statsarkivet i Trondheim - The regional state archives
contains records regarding most matters registered or processed by a
governmental authority at the local or central level (church records,
census, maps, heritage). You can visit the archives to use the
materials yourself or you can write to ask for assistance. Please note
that they are understaffed and requests for the archives to do your
research may take a long time to get a response. The archives has
moved to a new location which is listed below.
Statsarkivet i Trondheim
tel. 73 88 45 00
fax. 73 88 45 40
Historielag. Stjørdal local history club. They provide
assistance with research on ancestors or relatives that might come
from the Stjørdal area (Stjørdal, Hegra, Lånke, Skatval, Meråker,
Elvran, Forradal, Flora, Skjelstadmark or Hell).
Trøndelag Mail List - A Rootsweb mail list for discussing and sharing
of information and genealogy research about our ancestors and
immigrant families from the Trøndelag region of Norway (Nord-Trøndelag
and Sor-Trøndelag). Additional information about the mail list is
found on their web pages.
Trønderlag of America
- The Trønderlag of America is a bygdelag (lag) — an organization or
association of emigrants and their descendants from the Trøndelag region
(middle) of Norway and includes both Nord- and Sør-Trøndelag. Lags were
established in the U.S. to maintain the ties to the homeland and provide
a place for those emigrants to assemble at least once a year.
Trønderlaget was established in 1908 and will be celebrating the
anniversary of its founding on August 9, 2008 in Fergus Falls,
MN. The Trønderlag of America website also contains an extensive
genealogy resources page.