Oppland Fylke. List of bygdeboks available from the
University of North Dakota-Grand Forks. This is one of the largest
collections in the U.S.
Digitalarkivet - A searchable database of citizenship,
emigration, census, church registers, military information from the
National Archives of Norway. Select from items on the left side of
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.
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 Oppland. This is a
growing database of records from the National Archives of Norway.
Selected desired database from the left side of the screen that
appears when clicking on the link.
DIS-Oppland. Genealogical society in Norway specifically
for Oppland research. In Norwegian only.
- Local historical society in Gausdal (in Norwegian only).
Genealogy in Fåberg and Lillehammer - a genealogy resource
created by Richard Fauskrud.
Gjøvik og Toten
slektshistorielag - the genealogical society for the
municipals Gjøvik, Vestre Toten and Østre Toten in Oppland county.
an organization of emigrant descendants from the Gudbrandsdal Valley
in Norway. The Gudbrandsdal Lag was formed in 1909 to maintain their
ties to the homeland and provide a place for those emigrants to
assemble. A yearly stevne is held.
Hadeland Lag of
America - an organization of descendants of immigrants from
the Hadeland area of Oppland County, Norway in the United States and
Canada. The Lag provides genealogical assistance and research support
to its members, seeks to preserve the historical traditions of its
immigrant ancestors, and strengthen bonds with its ancestral home in
Landingslaget in America - a Norwegian-American bygdelag
for descendants of emigrants from the Land area of Oppland.
Oppland map with
links to the kommuner (municipalities).
Oppland Mailing List - A Rootsweb mailing list for anyone with
a genealogical interest in the county of Oppland, Norway.
Oppland Message Board - A Rootsweb/Ancestry message board for posting
queries in search of information about Oppland ancestors.
Ringebu database by Tor Onshus
is very useful. The main page is at http://onshus.no/, while the
search format is found at http://onshus.no/TNG/searchform.php.
Statsarkivet i Hamar - 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.
Statsarkivet i Hamar (Records from Hedmark,
Gateadresse: Lille Strandgt. 3
Postadresse: Postboks 533,
Telephone: + 47 62 52 36 42
Fax: + 47 62 52 94 48
- an organization of descendants of immigrants from Toten, organized
Valdres Samband - an
organization of emigrant descendants from the Valdres Valley of
Norway. Valdres is approximately 100 miles northwest of Oslo. The
Valdres Samband is the oldest 'bygdelag' in America having been
organized in 1899.