Wed, 15 August 2007
In this episode I will firstly speak about the search for the three uncles of my stepgrandfather from the parish of Rök in the provinc of Östergötland
Secondly I will teach you how to prepare a simple swedish summer lunch
Pickled herring with popatoes You nead
soured cream (gräddfil)
freshly newly picked potatoes
This year the Swedish Federation of Genealogical Societies
will have its yearly conference in the city of Halmstad in the province of Halland. The city of Halmstad celebrates its 700 years annivesery.
Halland is a small province but it had a big immigration to USA in the late 19th century.
Shortly some intresting features will be launched on the subject of swedish genealogy Genline (on of the companies that provide swedish churchrecords online) will be launching a new feature called familjeband.se
It will be a new service wich will make it possible to upload ones Family Three online a similar service called bygdeband.se for researchers in local history will also be launched .
The services will be launced and introducedat the Conference in Halmstad and I will try to attend and se what it is all about.
Another company ArkivDigital
will launch its own service of swedish churchrecords online called
I would also like to promote another podcast about genealogy
the Genealogemspodcast hosted by Lisa Cooke in California
The podcast gives valuable tips about how tog et the most out of your genealogy. It has 2 websites Genealogygemspodcast.com
As I have no clue how many people are listening to my podcast I will urge you all who listens to the podcast to write me an e-mail and tell where you live and how you heard about the podcast and what you would like to hear in future episodes.
the podcast e-mail is