We have updated our birth index with information about persons who were born in Malmöhus county during the years 1800-1840. The update includes 262,775 searchable name posts which make it easier for you who have ancestors and relatives in Sweden’s southernmost county.
ArkivDigital’s birth index makes it easier for you to find birth records for your ancestors and relatives. Instead of browsing page after page in the birth books, you can make a quick search in the index. When you have found the person you are searching, you can simply click on a link to the original source and verify the information. In the original source, you can find additional information such as the names of the baptismal witnesses.
The following information is searchable in the birth index:
- Birth date
- Baptismal date
- Child’s given name
- Birth place (village, farm, etc.)
- Birth parish
- Then names of the parents as well as their titles, occupations and ages.
The index, Births, parts of Sweden, now includes of a total of approximately 6.3 million searchable name posts. Click here to see all the parishes and years which are now included in the index.
In order to open the index, Births, parts of Sweden, you log in at app.arkivdigital.se, select Index search and select, Births parts of Sweden, in the list under index source.