I am often asked by readers about the changing of person names in Norwegian records.
Here is the second installment about religious dissidents in Norway.
The title “husmann” appear in all the sources we use in Norwegian genealogy.
An easy way to tell if the record we look at in the Norwegian Digital Archives are transcribed.
I am a little behind in my writing and this theme in the “52 ancestors in 52 weeks challenge” is from a couple of weeks ago.
Finding ancestors is not always straightforward.
A certificate often found among the family’s old papers
In this article I will look at the Norwegian title “Klokker”
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.