There are several ways to research the genealogy of your family with roots in the Gudbrandsdal Valley of Norway.
Members of Gudbrandsdalslaget can take advantage of the extensive genealogical database maintained by Lag Genealogist, Marilyn Sorensen.
At the Lag's annual meeting (i.e.
) in August approximately two days are devoted to genealogy research. Special reference materials are available including bygdebøker, census records, church books, emigration records, family histories and many other sources. Genealogists are available to assist members in their research using unique lag references.
Norwegian Lag Week
in March, members can work with lag genealogists at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah
Anyone can pose genealogy research and other questions to the
Gudbrandsdalslaget Facebook Group
Tor Onshus has an extensive online genealogy database of
Family from Ringebu and Gudbrandsdalen
Kåre Mikkelsen has a similar online genealogy database of
Family in Vestre Gausdal
Jan Olav Skaug is webmaster of
Family in Østre Gausdal
There is also a database of
The Lag has the following ongoing genealogy research projects:
Charter Member Project
Early Member Project