On the left side you’ll find what you need.
mind that they haven’t translated the info page to the right. L
you can choose the different areas of
Here you can choose the timeframe that the various database should be in.
are all the different types of databases that Digitalarkivet contains. And when
here you get a new menu that I’ll comment briefly:
lists contain information about the citizens in the major towns of
were made for buildings in some cities for insurance reasons and are not very
useful for genealogy and only cover 4 areas of
are the emigration lists from the different cities in
you have access to all the different censuses that Digitalarkivet have from 1660
earlier ones (before 1801) are very incomplete and didn’t count everyone.
Usually only males usable for the military ore those who paid taxes were counted.
contains different databases from church records. Here you’ll find all the
different church records that people like me have transcribed from the church
books. You have to choose fylke to get access to the different databases.
are some lists containing information about owner and the taxable land. Not much
info for the genealogist but can tell you about the size of the farm.
are records about those who served in different regiment in
the subcategories are: Forliksprotokollar/Agreement Protocols,Tingbøker/Courtjournals,
Verdict books, Domsakter/Sentecing, Straffanstaltar/Prisons,
Tvangsarbeidsanstaltar/Forced Labour Prison and Other
records show only the names of the counterparts and where the records can be
found about the agreement.
are records that people have transcribed from the protocols to make them
available to read. They contain records about everything that was brought to
court from quarrels to actual crimes. Which is very interesting reading, but
they are all written in a very difficult Danish/Norwegian language as they are
written “as found”
you’ll find indexes of verdict made in some areas of
are some registers over people that were sentenced to jail
you’ll find some registers of prisoners in some of the jails
Here you’ll find names of people being sentenced to prisons with hard labour .
you’ll find some indexes over different prisoners in
you’ll find different taxation lists for some areas of
databases are registration of death, and list of names (probate records) and
these are very useful in finding the correct probate protocol in the archive.
These records usually contain information about inheritance and dividing of
property after a death.
databases contain some list over pupils attending school.
is a registry of mortgages on land and as they where made and when land was sold
or otherwise changed owner.