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Genealogy

Microfilm cabinetsThe Swenson Center has extensive resources for Swedish-American genealogical research.

Our staff is proficient in Swedish genealogical research and has helped countless people learn about their families. We would love to help you do the same!

Resources for Swedish-American Genealogy

Learn about the Swenson Center's extensive resources for genealogical research.

Visiting for Genealogy Research

If you wish to search our records yourself, you are welcome to visit the Swenson Center. 

Genealogy Research Services

We have experienced and well-trained staff members who can be hired to efficiently search for your ancestor in the Center's genealogical resources.

Translation Services

Swenson Center staff can be hired to translate from Swedish to English. We are fluent in Swedish and English and can read 19th and 20th Century script. 

Swedish American Genealogist Journal

Swedish American Genealogist is published by the Swenson Center and is the only journal devoted to Swedish American biography, genealogy, and personal history.

Salt Lake City Workshop

Our annual genealogy workshop takes place at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. Enjoy a week of research help, lectures, and friendship with fellow genealogists. 

Typing Swedish Vowels

A how-to for computers, smartphones, and tablets. 

För Svenskar

Tips for Swedes looking for descendants in the United States. 

Links

Other helpful genealogy websites and organizations. 

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