We have received many questions at recent North American conferences regarding the Swedish American church books in ArkivDigital. Today, we will give a status of the Swedish American church books that are available in ArkivDigital today as well as links to the English blogs giving more information about these records.
We have Swedish American church books for the following states:
- Kansas – 97 congregations
- Minnesota – 76 congregations
- Missouri – 7 congregations
- Nebraska – 43 congregations
- Oklahoma – 1 congregation
To search for Swedish American church books in ArkivDigital, do the following:
- Select archive search.
- Select county archive.
- 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:
- Searching for a parish of origin in the Kansas church books
- Swedish American church books from Kansas, USA
- Sven Andersson’s Life in Bucklin, Missouri
- Swedish American Church Book Project in Minnesota
- Swedish American Church Book Project in Nebraska