Jelsa Church
Jelsa Church in Suldal
Jelsa Town
Jelsa in Suldal

Lag Members

Rogalandslag members with ancestors from Jelsa include:
  David Eugene Cross who has immigrant ancestors who in 1854 came from Naadland (on Ombo) and Marvick farms to La Salle County Illinois.


Jelsa i Gards og ÆTTESOGA - Ola Foldøy now online.

1884-1904 Jelsa Kirkebkoer - Births from the Church books for 1884-1904 transcribed and available in HTML and PDF.

Links - Tourist type site, but nice.


Jelsa farm names from Rygh.


Seeking descendants of Liva Martine Danielsdatter, born 1862 in Tveita, Jelsa, Rogaland, daughter of Daniel Hiim. May have taken the name Tveita in the USA. She left Stavanger about 1880-1890 with a brother and a sister, Albert and Marta. Contact: Sigmunn Helmes, Preislervei 52, 1540 Vestby, Norway. or



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Updated: 07/03/2001