to Norwegian genealogy?
Start your research on
Tips: Before you Research in Norway. Follow the links there
to lots of good information and advice on the best way to find
your Norwegian ancestors and their records. Take time to
learn about Norwegian naming practices and farm names. It'll
make your search much easier.
Research Sources page
lead you to many other research sites for the bygdeboks, census,
emigration, history, mail lists, organizations, personal web pages,
recipes, and others.
useful tool is the complete
Family History Research Helps, including the Norwegian Genealogical Word List,
Norway Research Outline, and Map of Norway.
Finally, join a
mail list and post a query there and
post a query on the
Norway Message Boards.
For best results, be sure to read:
Writing a Good Norwegian Research Query
before you post.
ancestors may not be easy, but with enough perseverance, your
work will surely pay off.
Good luck with your
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