Falbygden

Welcome to get to know Falbygden - the history, nature, genealogy and tourism.


History

Falbygden has a very long history. The known era starts with the megalite stonegraves, which were build at the same time as the pyramids in Egypt.
The countryside is an agricultural area. The land have been farmed in thousands of years. Today we have some industri as well.

Residents

Several families have lived here a long time others are new. People have lived here in thousands of years. And will continue to do so.
Where your ancestors born in the area or lived here? If so the question can in the most cases be solved.

Nature

Our nature is rich of animals and flora. We have several unic nature protected areas.
When the cranes comes at spring to Hornborgalake it's always on the swedish national TV that the spring has arrived in Sweden.


FALKÖPING

Falköping is the name of the town and as well the district. In December 2014 the district had 32 194 Inhabitants.

The towns are in size order (the parishes in bracket):
Falköping (Falköping/Friggeråker), Floby (Floby/Sörby), Stenstorp (Stenstorp), Kinnarp (Kinneved), Åsarp (North Åsarp), Vartofta (Slöta), Torbjörntorp (Torbjörntorp), Gudhem (Gudhem), Odensberg (Gökhem), Kättilstorp (Yllestad), Valtorp (Valtorp).

Falbygden

Get to know - Falbygden.

For You who like to visit or have family which came from here.

Annelie's Webbsites

Släktresan - Before and Now
Blogg

Emigrant.se
Emigranter from Falbygden

Valtorpsbygden
The two parishes S Kyrketorp and Valtorp

Falbygdsanor.se

Falbygdsanor.se

Information and links about the area. History as well as about today. For you who like to know the area.

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