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Swedish American Genealogist

Swedish-American Genealogist

Swedish American Genealogist is a quarterly journal devoted to Swedish American biography, genealogy, and personal history, and is published by the Swenson Center. Established in 1981 by Dr. Nils William Olsson, it is the only journal of its kind, and contains much of interest for anyone doing Swedish-American and Swedish genealogical research.

SAG is published in English and contains a column for subscribers' genealogical queries. The editor, Elisabeth Thorsell, is responsible for all editorial matters and subscriber queries. Contact her with ideas for submissions.

Materials may also be sent to the Swenson Center, and will be forwarded to the editor.

The Swenson Center handles all North American subscriptions, address changes, and back issues. The subscription rate is $30.00 USD per calendar year or $15 for Swenson Center Associate members. Members of affiliate organizations of the Swedish Council of America may subscribe for $20. To subscribe within the U.S. or Canada please mail this form or pay online at this page.

U.S. subscribers are eligible for a discounted subscription rate to www.ArkivDigital.net, a site that provides color images of Swedish parish records and other Swedish records. The discounted annual rate is 1,145 Swedish Crowns (regular 1,295/year). See currency converter.

To subscribe from Scandinavia please click here (scroll to bottom of page to the word "Subscriptions").

A listing of back issues and article titles can be found in the menu to the left, listed by decade. Past issues may also be viewed online here.


Gift subscriptions available!

Subscribers are offered the opportunity to attend a Swedish genealogy workshop in Salt Lake City each autumn.