Genealogy Projects tagged with Norrland on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Ångermanland, Sweden

    Ångermanland is a historical province of Sweden Ångermanland is a historical province (landskap) in the northern part of Sweden. It is bordered (clockwise from the north) by Swedish Lapland, Västerbotten, the Gulf of Bothnia, Medelpad and Jämtland. Prince Nicolas of Sweden is Duke of Ångermanland. The name is derived from the Old Norse anger, which means "deep fjord" and is a reference to t...

  • Medelpad, Sweden

    Medelpad, a historical province of Sweden Medelpad is a historical province or landskap in the north of Sweden. It borders Hälsingland, Härjedalen, Jämtland, Ångermanland and the Gulf of Bothnia. The province is a part of Norrland and as such considered to be Northern Sweden, although the province geographically is located in the middle of Sweden. It is a common misconception that the name ...

  • Lands of Sweden

    Lands of Sweden The lands of Sweden (Landsdelar) are three traditional parts, each consisting of several provinces, in Sweden. The division into lands goes back to the foundation of modern Sweden, when Götaland , the land of the Geats , merged with Svealand , the land of the Swedes , to form the country. Norrland and Österland (the latter now southern Finland ) were added later. The term Öste...