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Karen Norwillo
04-09-19, 15:32
There's a notation on an 1830's communion book that says Johan Abrahamsson Tanhua and family moved from Kiurujärvi, Sodankylä 2.12.1832 to Norrige. Am I correct as interpreting this as Norway? I've not seen it spelled with the double r before.

Jaska Sarell
04-09-19, 16:44
Yes, you are right.
Old map of Norrige: https://www.doria.fi/handle/10024/103207

:) Jaska

Karen Norwillo
04-09-19, 23:55
Thanks, Jaska