You can see the location of Dalsland province on this map. Click on Dalsland to learn more about this province.Dalsland is a small province but it still has many parishes and you need a parish name. Records were kept in the parish.
Dalsland province is the northern part of Älvsborg county. The following page shows two maps of Swedish counties. One map is modern and one is historical. Älvsborg can be found on the second (historical) map. Click on Älvsborg to learn more about that county.