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Swedish History

This page has a number of articles about Swedish history divided into groups with similar topics.

How it worked in former

days:

Old Swedish units of measurement  Updated: 2016-12-15 Sending mail in former days  The history of the Swedish school system Swedish names of diseases in earlier times, a Swedish/English Dictionary  Updated: 2016-12-22 Diseases formerly  Swedish naming practices in earlier times Updated: 2017-01-24 A civil Allotment System   Updated: 2016-12-23 The change of calendars (Julian to Gregorian calendar) Updated: 2016-12-23 Seeking information about Swedish ancestors by their last name  Updated: 2016-12-14  Apprentices, Journeymen, Master Craftsmen - Swedish Guilds  Updated: 2016-12-23    Angel makers (Baby farming) Updated:: 2016-12-23 

The Swedish Monetary

System:

The history of the Swedish monetary system Updated:  2016-12-22 The history of the Swedish banks 

Church of Sweden:

History and organization of the Church of Sweden   Updated: 2016-12-24  When you do genealogical research of ancestors in Sweden, you need to consult the Swedish Church records. Therefore, it would be interesting for genealogists to know how Church of Sweden, the Swedish Lutheran Church, has been organized over the years. Churching of women after childbirth and Christening traditions  Updated: 2016-12-23

The Agricultural Society /

Nobility:

Agricultural yields and years of famine  Updated: 2016-12-24 The great redistribution of land holdings (Skiftesreformen)  Updated: 2016-12-24 Land ownership in earlier times - farmers Updated: 2016-12-25 The conceptions of croft (torp) and crofters (torpare) Updated: 2016-12-25 The old agricultural society and its people Updated: 2016-12-25 Some owner's marks of my ancestors in Ljustorp and Hässjö (Y)  X-joint log houses in Sweden, the history of Swedish X-joint log houses, the traditional way of building houses in most parts of Sweden. Updated: 2008-09-13  "Statare" (agricultural laborer receiving allowance (payment) in kind).  Updated: 2016-12-21  Nobility 

Län (County) / Province /

Maps:

The subdivisions of Sweden into regions, provinces and counties   Updated: 2016-11-17 The county of Västernorrland (Y)  Map, Parishes in the province of Medelpad (Y)   Plants and animals as symbols of the Swedish provinces  Updated: 2016-12-25 Map, Swedish counties  Updated: 2016-11-15 Map, Swedish provinces  Updated: 2016-11-16 Detailed county maps, county by county (National Land Survey of Sweden's homepage)

Others:

About first and middle names in Sweden  Updated: 2016-12-14  Seeking information about Swedish ancestors by their last name  Updated: 2016-12-14  Personal Identity Numbers, Sweden  (personnummer)   Updated: 2016-12-21 Cohabitation ("sambo" relationships) Updated: 2016-11-16    Swedish inventions   Updated: 2016-12-25 The Swedish Spelling Reform of 1906  Updated: 2016-11-22
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Copyright © Hans Högman 2017-04-18

Swedish History

This page has a number of articles about Swedish history divided into groups with similar topics.

How it worked in former days:

Old Swedish units of measurement Updated: 2016-12-15 Sending mail in former days  The history of the Swedish school system Swedish names of diseases in earlier times, a Swedish/English Dictionary  Updated: 2016-12-22 Diseases formerly  Swedish naming practices in earlier times Updated: 2017-01-24 A civil Allotment System   Updated: 2016-12-23 The change of calendars (Julian to Gregorian calendar) Updated: 2016-12-23 Seeking information about Swedish ancestors by their last name  Updated: 2016-12-14  Apprentices, Journeymen, Master Craftsmen - Swedish Guilds  Updated: 2016-12-23    Angel makers (Baby farming) Updated:: 2016-12-23 

The Swedish Monetary System:

The history of the Swedish monetary system  Updated:  2016-12-22 The history of the Swedish banks 

Church of Sweden:

History and organization of the Church of Sweden   Updated: 2016-12-24  When you do genealogical research of ancestors in Sweden, you need to consult the Swedish Church records. Therefore, it would be interesting for genealogists to know how Church of Sweden, the Swedish Lutheran Church, has been organized over the years. Churching of women after childbirth and Christening traditions  Updated: 2016-12-23

The Agricultural Society / Nobility:

Agricultural yields and years of famine Updated: 2016-12-24 The great redistribution of land holdings  (Skiftesreformen)  Updated: 2016-12-24 Land ownership in earlier times - farmers  Updated: 2016-12-25 The conceptions of croft (torp) and crofters (torpare) Updated: 2016-12-25 The old agricultural society and its people  Updated: 2016-12-25 Some owner's marks of my ancestors in Ljustorp and Hässjö (Y)  X-joint log houses in Sweden, the history of Swedish X-joint log houses, the traditional way of building houses in most parts of Sweden. Updated: 2008-09-13  "Statare" (agricultural laborer receiving allowance (payment) in kind).  Updated: 2016-12-21  Nobility 

Län (County) / Province / Maps:

The subdivisions of Sweden into regions, provinces and counties   Updated: 2016-11-17 The county of Västernorrland (Y)  Map, Parishes in the province of Medelpad (Y)   Plants and animals as symbols of the Swedish provinces  Updated: 2016-12-25 Map, Swedish counties  Updated: 2016-11-15 Map, Swedish provinces  Updated: 2016-11-16 Detailed county maps, county by county (National Land Survey of Sweden's homepage)

Others:

About first and middle names in Sweden  Updated: 2016-12-14  Seeking information about Swedish ancestors by their last name  Updated: 2016-12-14  Personal Identity Numbers, Sweden  (personnummer)   Updated: 2016-12-21 Cohabitation ("sambo" relationships) Updated: 2016- 11-16    Swedish inventions   Updated: 2016-12-25 The Swedish Spelling Reform of 1906 Updated: 2016-11-22