Today, we will give an update of the status of the Swedish-American church books that are available in ArkivDigital. Most of the new books are for churches in Iowa and a few more in Minnesota.
We have church books for the following states:
- Iowa – 82 congregations
- Kansas – 98 congregations
- Minnesota – 113 congregations
- Missouri – 7 congregations
- Nebraska – 119 congregations
- Oklahoma – 1 congregation
- South Dakota – 1 congregation
- Wisconsin – 12 congregations
The first Swedesburg Evangelical Lutheran Church that was built in 1868 and destroyed by fire in 1883.
To search for Swedish American church books in ArkivDigital, do the following:
- Select Archive search.
- Select country – United States
- Then select desired state (for example – Iowa). Then a list of congregations for that state will appear.
- Select the congregation that you desire.
Click here for more information about Swedish-American church book records.