Here are some tips and tricks for deciphering Norwegian farm names
It is easy to get lost in the old church records.
Pictures can appear in the strangest places. This might be one place where we don’t want to find one of our ancestors
Here is a little article about sources where the patronyms have been left out and the consequences this has for searching the Digital Archives.
Looking at the deaneries in Norway, can help us when searching for locations.
Here is a brief look at the administrative units of the Lutheran church in Norway.
The names of the Norwegian counties have changed over time and may cause confusion when we go through the sources.
Digitalarkivet announces some updates to day
Looking at the content page of some churchbooks may lead us to think that no one got married for years in this parish.
This is an edited and expanded look at the re-designed Digitalarkivet’s “Find source feature”