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Norwegian Research Sources 

Getting Started with Norwegian Genealogy


Ancestors from Norway ***  Outstanding articles http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~norway/index.html
by John Follesdal, including the following topics:

Basics of Norwegian Genealogy Research

Genealogical Wordlist - Norway - from LDS ** (may be slow to load)

LDS Family History Research Helps including the Norwegian Genealogical Word List, Norway Research Outline, and Map of Norway. (Scroll down to Norway entries) **

New to Norwegian Genealogy? How to get started researching your ancestors.

Norway Roots (Norske Røtter og Slektsgransking), includes immigrants to Canada

Norwegian-American Dictionary from Otto Jørgensen ***

Norwegian Naming Practices by Jan Oldevoll

Oluf Rygh: Norwegian Farm Names - Database currently covers the volumes 1 through 17 of O. Rygh's series on Norwegian farm names  ***

Research Tips: Before You Can Research in Norway

Rootsweb Guide to Genealogy Research

Search for farm/place - 1801 (from the University of Bergen)

Searching the Ellis Island Database in One Step from Stephen P. Morse ***

Slekt & Historie *** Great articles!
by Johan Ingvald Borgos, including the following topics and many more:

 


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