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== Land Records [''Fast Eiendomsprotokoller''] ==
 Research use: Contain These records contain useful lineage linking information, can be used to establish relationships. Most are not indexed. Record type: Records They include records of land ownership and land taxation. These include Among these are revenue district accounts [''Fogedregnskaber''], rural district accounts [''Lensregnkaper''], urban district accounts [''Byregnskaper''], land books [''Jordebøker''], and land commissions [''Landkommisjoner'']. Most records date from about 1600.The following information may be found in these records:Time period: 1600 to present.{{col-begin|width=auto}}{{col-break}}Contents: '''Land books: '''*Land rentals and records containing names*Names, dates, land quantities, and so forth. Records of property {{col-break}}'''Property taxation: '''*Tax lists and real *Real estate registers of owners and cultivators of farms; some list primarily quantities *Quantities of land and monetary amounts, others list heads *Heads of taxed households; sometimes entire families are listed. Location: Regional archives [''Statsarkiv''] and the National Archives of Norway [''Riksarkivet'']. Percentage in Family History Library: 99%. Population coverage: 10 to 25%. Reliability: Good.<ref name="profile" />*Possibly other family members{{col-end}}
== Mortgage Books [''Pantebøker''] ==
These records contain useful lineage linking information, can be used to establish relationships. In many cases the mortgage books can be used as a substitute index to the probate records. The information from the mortgage records can extend pedigree lines as much as three generations. Most are not indexed and begin in the 1700s.
Research use: Contain useful lineage linking The following information, can be used to establish relationships. In many cases the mortgage books can may be used as a substitute index to the probate found in these records. The information from the mortgage records can extend pedigree lines as much as three generations. Most are not indexed. Record type: Records of land mortgages.{{columns-list|2|Time period: 1700 to present. Contents: *Information regarding real estate conveyances, mortgages and other encumbrances on property*Agreements, agreementsdeeds, contracts, and so forth which sometimes include genealogical information. Location: Regional archives [''Statsarkiv'']. Population coverage: 20%. Reliability: Excellent.<ref name="profile">The Family History Department *Date of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Family History Record Profile: Norway,” Word document, private files of the FamilySearch Content Strategy Team, 1987-1998.</ref>}}
== References ==
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[[Category:Norway_Land_and_Property_Records]]
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