Nes Gards- og slekts-historie
Nes i Hallingdal.
Volume I, II, III & IV
Nes parish in Hallingdal - Buskerud.

This is the first of 5 volume made for Nes parish in Hallingdal. The whole project will be about to end in 2021 . 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.
Estimate time tabel:
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie volume I - June 2002 (Released)
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie volume II - December 2006 (Released)
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie volume III april 2007 (Released)

Nes Gards- og slekts-historie volume IV april 2007 (Released)
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie IV est. 2016?
Nes Gards- og slekts-historie V est. 2016?

It has been a long delayand and I don't know when no. 5 and 6 will be printed.

Nes Gards- og slekts-historie Index book - 2020 !
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 ONLY  700 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 book:
VISA info send to the shop - very fast.
Pay to a special bank account - very slow way.
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 only.
The price of the first volume is set to 400.- Norwegian kroner.
The price of the 2, 3 and 4 volume is set to 450.- Norwegian kroner.

Postage will vary how you want to get it send to you. AirMail or slower.
Estimate prices calculated:  1st of Aug. 2015.
Volume I NKr.400.- In US$ = $50
Volume II, III, IV NKr.450.- In US$ = $57
As of May 2015 AirMail first class letter 320,- Norwegian -  = US$40
First volume contain the area:

Second volume contain:
Nesfjerdingen A


There will also be a map containg names of more then 40 small places where people lived on in the 1700 and 1800's.

Newsflash from "Hallingdølen"..
Contents in the book.
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 Flå parish.
The Internett address to the bookstore is:
The snail address is:
Nordli as,
avd. Nesbyen,
P.O.Box 33,
3541 Nesbyen.
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: Skue 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: Skue 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 as of Aug. 2015. 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.
Mail Address
Good luck in your search for your family. Do see my church pages for more info.
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