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laurie.nivala
18-09-11, 00:52
What does Bhust. mean?

Ritva Winter
18-09-11, 08:25
Bondehustru = farmers wife
Dr = usually dräng = farmhand OR
dr = dotter = daughter
P = piga = housemaid or taking care of the cows, working outdoors with crops etc, a female 'farmhand'
Rgds

BessemerFinn
18-09-11, 14:08
Here's a good site for English translations of common words and phrases found in Parish records: http://www.saunalahti.fi/hirvela/indexuk.html#