Do you have a soldier ancestor? We have now made it simpler for you to search in the general muster rolls in our archive. You can use the new Table of content General-muster list index to quickly find the correct year, regiment and company. Then, you look for the soldier you are seeking.
The Table of contents General-muster list covers the general muster rolls for Swedish regiments.
Searching for the Skaraborg general muster rolls between 1680 and 1750
The information that is searchable in the index includes:
- Company/Page Content
The general muster rolls are records of those who served in the Swedish regiments from the 1680’s to the 1880’s. Approximately every three years, a general muster was held where information about each soldier was recorded. In these rolls, one can find information about a soldier from the time of recruitment to his discharge. Types of information, you can find in the rolls include the soldier’s name, age, height, marital status, date he joined the military, if he participated in a war, discharge date, physical condition and any injuries.
General muster roll for Vilske company in the Skaraborg regiment for 1719
To access the table of content general-muster list:
- Login at app.arkivdigital.se
- Select index search.
- Select Table of content General-muster list under Index Source.