Mesa FamilySearch Library
The Church of
Jesus Christ of
Other Tools for Scandinavian Research
Genline - images available in the Swedish
Church Records archive; it is a subscription site:
Google search genealogy for your country of interest.
FamilySearch.org – for listings of films, books and other media which may be available.
The copy room at Mesa Regional Family History Center has wordlists
and research guidelines available,
– search, research helps - has the wordlists and research
guidelines on line, listed by the country. These lists are printable.
Misc. Info: A specific location in the country of interest is usually necessary.
Church Records: The Scandinavian Countries had a state religion, Evangelical
Lutheran Church, and the official record keepers were the Lutheran
Ministers. These churches had
ministers who came to the US and established churches in the Scandinavian
communities in the US. At times,
their practices of keeping records continued in a similar fashion.
Census Records: Listed by county
but you must know the name of the parish and district to use these
Probate Records: Listed by County but you must know the name of your parish
and district to search these records.
- 948 D27s The Scandinavian Extraction
- 948.5 D27ph 1955 Swedish Genealogical
- 948.9 E8g 1964 Post og Telfgraf
Addressbog for Kongeriget Danmark
Danish place name finder
- 948.9 E6s Genealogical Guidebook and
Atlas of Denmark
- Reference Stacks
- Danish/English, Norwegian/English,
Swedish/English dictionaries found in the reference stacks
- 5054629 Postdjrekoratet Norsk
- 873678 Svensk Ortforteckning
- 873679 Georgrafiskt statistiskt
handlexikon ofver Sverige