SynnÝve Nordkap Lodge #1-008

Materials and links to resources used: Genealogy Break-Out Session on June 14, 2012

1 The overview of the breakout session by Susan Stow, together with
1a her link to bydgelags.
2 Sign-In#1 and 2a Sign-In#2 the sign-in sheets for the two Genealogy Break-Out sessions on June 14, together with 3 an interactive map of Norway from National Geographic.
4 An overview of our lodge genealogical group and contacts for further help.
The documents 5 Norwegian Research Online and the charts 6 Pedigree Chart, 5 Generations and 7 Family Group Sheet by the Nordales.
The document 8 Norwegian Organizations and Events and Genealogy by Sheryl Hove.
The following explanations of Parish Register Headings, borrowed from the book Norwegian Research Guide by Linda Herrick and Wendy Uncapher, which is available from, and is excellent: 9 Birth and Baptism, 10 Birth and Confirmation, 11 Marriage, 12 Arrivals and Departures, Vaccinations, 13 Death and Burial.
Presentation by Lenore Jesness on Growing Your Family Tree.
The web site 14a
Family Search, the free genealogy research site of the Mormon church.
The web site 15
Norway List
Left click on either the picture or the description to go to the site. (If the pictures are loading slowly, you can just click the description to go there.)
The new Digitalarkivet, created in December 2010, and gradually evolving in 2011. It seems to have most or all of the features of the original site, and to be easier to use, especially for Americans.
The original version of Digitalarkivet, Norway's digital archive site, now stagnant, containing Census records orior to 1910, Church records, Emigration (ship) records, etc.
Fred Matson's User Guide for Digitalarkivet
This is a step by step guide with examples, based on Fred's experiences with this invaluable research tool.
Online Norwegian/American Dictionary + other links and information. Makes a very good pairing with Digitalarkivet, which is all in Norwegian after you drill down to the actual records.
You Tube tutorial on adding new keyboards.
Wikipedia article on language keyboard layouts.

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