Swedish Census 1880 on CD-ROM is a complete database containing all persons who were registered in a Swedish parish on December 31, 1880 – almost 4.6 milion records.
The database contains computerised transcripts of household examination rolls, prepared by the parish vicar or clerk and sent to the government agency SCB (Statistic Sweden). The computerisation has been carried out with the aid of various government labour projects under the management of Riksarkivet SVAR.
For every person is listed a name, year of birth, occupation or title, family status, place of residence and birth and, sometimes, notes about health or legal status. Persons ar grouped in families and households.
System requiresments are at least Windows 98, 800x600/16-bit color, 128 MB RAM and 510 MB free hard drive space. The application has been rapackaged for Mac with Wineskin and requires at least OS X 10.7.
The contents of the disc is in the Swedish National Archives website, Search the collections
, as a searchable register. You can access this if you have an active subscription, then you can also see the source of the registry entry (scanned document). This product is sealed and the right of withdrawal is not valid if the seal is broken.