Articles and Books about Finland - Local History

This is a collection of articles presenting Finnish genealogy, history, emigration, and traditions to everyone with Finnish ancestry. Other article categories are Finnish-Americans, Finnish-Canadians, Finnish-Australians, New Sweden, Norway, Book Reviews, Finnish Migration, and high school student reports.

More articles as well as categories are needed. Visitors are encouraged to submit both published and unpublished articles to the site. New categories will be added if necessary.

Make a selection by clicking on an article below, or chose a new article category in the left window. Return to the index below by clicking on the "Back" button.


Karelia - Karjala - Karelen

Lapland - Lappi - Lappland

Ostrobothnia - Pohjanmaa - Österbotten

Åland - Avenanmaa - Åland


Esse - Ähtävä

Karleby - Kokkola


Larsmo - Luoto

Malax - Maalahti


Nedervetil - Alaveteli


Sideby - Siipyy

Solv - Sulva

Vörå - Vöyri

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