Welcome to Study Genealogy!


Our Focus

We understand your requirement and provide quality works.


Study Genealogy are focused on education within genealogy. We offer webinars and speeches.


Liv Marit Haakenstad has a Master in non-fiction writing, and could offer articles and books.


We have for a long time been assisting lawyers and companies with heir research.


Study Genealogy offers research and advice on Norwegian genealogy to genealogists.


About Us.

Liv Marit Haakenstad is an Accredited Genealogist® (AG®) from the International Commission for the Accreditation of Professional Genealogists (ICAPGen). She has written several books on Norwegian genealogy and emigration and has written dozens of articles on computers & genealogy, Norwegian emigration, genealogy, and genealogy technology. Haakenstad owned the company Genit AS.

We have written a book about Norwegian Genealogy. Please help us with a donation for the translation!


Speeches & Webinars

We are focused on content and quality. Examples of subjects:

Norwegian Genealogy – beginner

How to start Norwegian Genealogy research. Where to find basic sources, and how to combine the sources.

Norwegian Genealogy – advance

Learn more about Norwegian Genealogy research. Where to find additional sources, and what they contain.

Search The Norwegian Digital Archive

How to search the Norwegian Digital Archive? How to find the information you are searching for? 1-6 hours available.

Transmigration through Great Britain

From Europe, many million people emigrated via Liverpool and other ports in UK. Learn about routes and sources to trace the emigrants.

Ships, Lines and Agents – before the journey begins

The Emigrant Ships was mainly owned by a shipping company, and they had a big network. You could use the information about them to trace your ancestor.

Just dry facts? Write a good family history

How to make mini biographies about your relatives. Learn how to extract facts from a person’s timeline and turn it into a good story. 

Upcoming Webinars


Our Blog

Information about genealogy.
Browse emigrants in the Digital Archive

The new Digital Archive does not have all the features in place yet, and some of the most difficult is perhaps the lack of the ability to scroll back and forth in the emigrant lists. However, there is…

Old Digital Archives closed

Some time ago, the old Digital Archives was closed due to security issues. With this, some databases that we hoped would be left in the Digital Archive disappeared. Among other things, there were exce…

New searchable records

In 2017, the National Archives of Norway cooperated with Ancestry, MyHeritage and FamilySearch on a pilot project of transcribing Norwegian records. These partners have worked with the National Archi…


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