This is the
5 volume made for Nes parish in
Hallingdal. The whole project will be about to end in 2011 . The author Mr. Terje
Østro is also writing on the Flå Gards- og slekts-historie. The first two volumes of 4 was released in 2004.
This is only
estimate time of any
release of volume in both Nes and Flå parish.
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie volume I - June 2002 (Released) 2002
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie volume II - December 2006 (Released) 2006
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie volume III april 2007
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie volume IV april 2007
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie IV est. 2009
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie V est. 2009
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie Index book -
Both index books will contain new information that will be handle over to us and corrections of the previous books.
To get a
complete view of any family in Nes parish you need to buy the whole set - the
same you need for Flå parish. The two parish is very close connected to each
other regarding names, farm, churches and administration. Therefor I would
recommend that all the books would put you into understanding the whole story
about your family from Nes in Hallingdal.
There will be printed
books of the first Nes Gards- og slekts-historie volume I. It will be hard to get very soon.
There is two way of ordering the
VISA info send to the shop - very
Pay to a special bank account - very slow
To my knowledge the bookshop is the
biggest in whole Hallingdal and is a serious and reliable place to order your
books. The Nes and Flå Kommune will be selling the books via this shop
The price of the first volume is set
to 400.- Norwegian kroner.
The price of the second volume is set
to 450.- Norwegian kroner.
Postage will vary how you want to get it send to you.
AirMail or slower.
prices calculated: 1st
of Dec 2006.
Volume I NKr.400.- In US$ = $65
Volume II NKr.450.- In US$ = $73
As of May 2006 AirMail first class letter
260,- Norwegian - = US$42
First volume contain the
Second volume contain:
There will also be a map containg names of more then 40
small places where people lived on in the 1700 and
The first book have 560 pages with many
pictures from the different farms in this area. I can recommend the book very
much - it is a MUST if you want to get the info of your anchestors from Nes and
The Internett address to the bookstore
The snail address is:
If you choose the VISA way enclose the card holders name, account
number, expire date. Be
sure to enclose your mailing address in the E-mail!. It will be
handeled carefully and the papers you get in return will show the name of the
bank: Nes Prestegjelds Sparebank, 3540 Nesbyen.
If you want to go the loong and slowly
way (The book could be sold out before your payment reach the shop!!) send your
payment to this account along with your address:
Bank: Nes Prestegjelds Sparebank,
Send through: Den Norske Bank,
a/c for international payment
NO 39 23516872853
Your local bank does understand how to do
the transaction for you.
Hope this is a help for you to order the
new book released December 2006. Further announcment of new products will be
also made on this page.
Feel free to send me an E-mail if I
can assist any of you in one or another way. I do have all church books for Nes
and Flaa parish searchable in files on my computer and I'll try to help if I get
your info what to search for.
Good luck in your search for your family.
Do see my church pages for more info.