Here is a look into how the communities took care of the poor people.
Most of us have today some sort of pension waiting for us when our working days are over.
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”