Today, we will give a status of the Swedish American church books that are available in ArkivDigital as well as links to the English blogs giving more information about these records.
Red Oak Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Iowa, USA (IA) Vol:1 -1890 Image 31 / Page 35 (AID: v903645.b31.s35) Link.
We have Swedish American church books for the following states:
- Iowa – 7 congregations
- Kansas – 98 congregations
- Minnesota – 80 congregations
- Missouri – 7 congregations
- Nebraska – 119 congregations
- Oklahoma – 1 congregation
- Wisconsin – 9 congregations
To search for Swedish American church books in ArkivDigital, do the following:
- Select New archive search.
- Select country – United States
- Then select desired state (for example – Nebraska).
- A list of the congregations for that state will appear.
Below is a list of blogs with links for more information about the Swedish American church books:
- Swedish American Church Book Record Types
- Searching for a parish of origin in the Kansas church books
- Sven Andersson’s Life in Bucklin, Missouri