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YDSE, circa 1913, Lillesan, Waerdalen, Norway

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Re: Ellef Ellingsen

Posted: 1357839833000
Classification: Query
Verdal is located in Nord-Trøndelag, Norway. There is a message board devoted to that county/province of Norway you will find in the Counties folder at the opening to these Norway message boards. Postings there will be read by many others with more information about Nord-Trøndelag and the districts within it.

Whatever you post again remember to keep others fully informed of the information already given you and what you have assembled. You do not want others who would be willing to lend a hand to waste time duplicating searches already done.

You can edit and/or delete any postings you made yourself - but not those of others.

The Norwegian records are largely available online at completely free websites. The Digitalarkivet web site has been adding scanned images of the original Norwegian parish church records for anyone with Internet access since November 2005.

The Digitalarkivet web site - http://digitalarkivet.uib.no/cgi-win/WebFront.exe?slag=vis&a...
An English option is available by clicking on that word from either the left hand column or the blue link bar along the bottom of the homepage.
The scanned images are available from the homepage link "Skanna kyrkjebøker" [Norwegian version]/"Digitised parish records" [English version] which is listed along the left hand column and from the blue banner of links along the top section of the homepage.
Clicking on "Skanna kyrkjebøker" [Norwegian version]/"Digitised parish records" [English version] will bring up another screen and listing to choose from. Choose "Lesa skanna kyrkjebøker" [Norwegian version]/"Read the digitised parish records" [English version].
After you've clicked on that link and a new main page has presented on the screen be sure and read the instructions that are available from the Digitalarkivet for navigating the scanned records. The instructions are available in Bokmål (official Norwegian), Nyorsk (Norwegian), Davvisámegiella (Saami), and English.
Recommended basic reading are the "Startsiden" [Norwegian version]/"Main page" [English version], "Brukerveiledning" [Norwegian version]/"User's guide" [English version] and "Om tjenesten" [Norwegian version]/"About this service" [English version].

Good information about translating the formats of Norwegian parish church records during various time periods, many of the basic terms used and understanding how to use the information should be studied at this web site -
http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~norway/na20.html
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