Marianne Sohlberg

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Elgmønster

Elgmønster

In Norway, a fylke divides the country into regions similar to a county. Each fylke has it's own Governor. Each fylke has a county seat, or capital, where the business of the area is administered. Each fylke may have a number of towns or villages. There are no states or provinces in Norway.

In Norway, a county is called a fylke. Each has it's own Governor, like a state would have. Each fylke has a county seat, or capital, where the business of the area is administered.

Resources for researching locations and ancestors in Norway. The map displays old and new names of counties in Norway, which are called fylke.

Resources for researching locations and ancestors in Norway. The map displays old and new names of counties in Norway, which are called fylke. Our original spelling was "Lende" - would like to find some of my relatives from the Telemark area -