Flekkefjord Parish, Vest-Agder, Norway Genealogy

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Guide to Flekkefjord, Norway ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

Flekkefjord Parish
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Church Records[edit | edit source]

Flekkefjord Clerical District contains priest and sexton records from the parishes Nes with Flekkefjord city and Hidra (Hitterø) in Flekkefjord clerical district. Nes and Flekkefjord were separated from Lund clerical district in Rogaland county and Hidra from Sokndal clerical district in Rogaland county in 1820.

Microfilms at the Family History Library contain records from 1724-1931.

Digital images are online at Digitalarkivet.

Nes: 1773-1965

Flekkefjord/Hidra (Hitterøy: 1815-1982

Flekkefjord / Flekkefjord: 1773-1969

Birth Register Flekkefjord / Flekkefjord, Nes, Hidra: 1916-1960

Banns Register Flekkefjord / Flekkefjord, Nes, Hidra: 1942-1945


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Flekkefjord Branch: 1899-1904


Census Records[edit | edit source]

  • 1664-1666: Sogneprestenes manntall 1664-1666 Original This census was taken by the local parish priests. It lists the name of the farms, names of farm owners (including widows), the sons of the farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and their sons, and the ages of each person. There was another census taken by the civil authorities at this same time. Both censuses should be searched as they supplement each other. This clerical census is more complete.


  • 1664-1666: Fogdernes og sorenskrivernes manntall 1664-1666 original This census was taken by the local civil authorities. It lists the names of the farms, farmowners (including widows), sons of farm owners, male farm hands, cottagers and sons of cottagers and the age of each person. The clerical authorities took a census during this same time period. Both censuses should be used as they supplement each other. The clerical census is more complete.








Court Records[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

Farm Books[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Lister og Lyngdal
*1666-1889 Family History Library

Lister judicial district
*1666-1829 Digitalarkivet

Flekkefjord judical district
*1810-1887 Family History Library
*1810-1907 Digitalarkivet

Flekkefjord City judical district
*1844-1885 Family History Library
*1844-1900 Digitalarkivet

Lista deanery
*1804-1834 Family History Library
*1804-1834 Digitalarkivet

Note: Probates may also be found in Jæren og Dalane judicial district in Rogaland County. Flekkefjord was in Rogaland county until 1820.

Flekkefjord police station
*1864-1907 death protocol Digitalarkivet