Astri My Astri Publishing links — Norwegian Genealogy Research & Language Learning Tools

Whether you are just beginning to explore your Norwegian genealogy or have spent years accumulating file cabinets full of ancestral information, a genealogy chart to organize your data and learning how to use the FREE online Norwegian church records are a must! Click the images below to download FREE copies of the following designed by Deb Nelson Gourley, Astri My Astri Publishing:

  • Kid friendly 5-generation Norwegian genealogy chart
  • 2 pages of easy step-by-step instructions in English on how to use the FREE Norwegian Arkivverket Digitalarkivet - Digitised Parish Registers (old handwritten church books from Norway) for birth, baptism, vaccination, confirmation, banns (engagements), marriage, immigration, death and other records [Click link and then click Parish registry]
Purchase the Norwegian Genealogy Kit
Download page 1 of instructions
Download page 2 of instructions
Download PDF of genealogy chart

Bygdebøker (Norwegian Local Histories)

Bygdelag (Norwegian Genealogy Groups)

Church Histories, Maps and Records

  • Church Records in Norway - Digitalarkivet Search Parish Registry in Norway
  • Church Records in Norway - Digitalarkivet Search Parish Registry other than Norway (Abroad/Foreign)
  • Church Records in USA - Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA), 1781-1969
  • Map Church of Norway - searchable map, via Church of Norway Information Service
  • Mindekirken - The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church, Minneapolis, MN
  • Norsk Lutherske Menigheter i Amerika, 1843-1916, Første Bind - (index on pg 11) by O. M. Norlie, 1918, 1098 pages, digitized by the Internet Archive in 2012, Menighetshistorier: Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, Texas, Missouri, New York, Michigan, South Dakota, Kansas, Indiana, New Jersey, California, Nebraska [individual church histories with pictures and maps]
  • Norsk Lutherske Menigheter i America, 1843-1916, Andet Bind - (index in beginning) by O. M. Norlie, 1918, 1136 pages, digitized by the Internet Archive in 2012, Menighetshistorier: North Dakota, Oregon, Vermont, Maine, Ohio, Washington, Idaho, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Colorado, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Montana, Rhode Island, Wyoming, Connecticut, Utah, Tennessee, Nevada, Alabama, Virginia, Georgia, Louisiana, Oklahoma, District of Columbia, Alaska, Florida, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan [individual church histories with pictures and maps]


Genealogy Resources

Language Learning

Maps, Atlases & Plat Books

Midwest Genealogy (IA, MN, ND, SD, WI)

Other Nationalities Genealogy Research

Scandinavian Festivals & Norwegian Genealogy Conferences in 2019

Newspapers & News sites

Movies, Music, Radio, TV & Videos

Spinning, Knitting, Weaving & Fiber Videos

Tools, Tours & Travel

Norwegian / Scandinavian Food & Recipes

[Please email Deb Nelson Gourley below with any additions and/or corrections]