Als Parish, Ålborg, Denmark Genealogy

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History[edit | edit source]

Als Parish
Jurisdictions
Stift (diocese) Aalborg Stift
Pastorat (chapelry) Als-Øster Hurup Pastorat
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Skivehus
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Ålborg
Herred (district) Hindsted
Kommune (municipality) Mariagerfjord Kommune (after 2007)
1788 – 1793 Lægd number 81
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 67
1870 – Udskrivningskred /Lægd number 5/407
Gods (estate) Overgård gods; Lindenborg gods; Egense kloster; Høstemark gods; Havnø gods; Visborggård gods; Kongstedlund gods; Gudumlund gods; Hindsted herreds provsti; Trudsholm gods; Viffertsholm gods; Hellum Herredsret; Hindsted Herredsret;Høstemark gods


Place Names[edit | edit source]

Als, Als Brohuse, Als Hede, Als Mark, Als Nørregaard, Als Odde, Als Overdrev, Als Rev, Als Vejgaard, Augustsminde,

Birgittesminde, Birkely, Bjerget, Blødgrøft, Bondehytten, Brogaard, Brødensgrøft, Buddum, Buddum Enge, Bækhus, Bønderskov, Bønderskovgaard,

Damgaard, Daugaard, Duelund, Dyrehave,

Elmely, Englund, Eskilshøj,

Fruerlund, Fruerlundgaard, Fruerlund Mark, Fuglsang,

Granborggaard,

Halvrebene, Halvrebenegaard, Haslevgaard Skov, Haslevgaarde, Haslevgaarde Bakker, Haslevgaarde Strand, Haslevgaard Aa, Haugaardslund, Hedegaard, Hedelund, Helberskov, Helberskov Strand, Helberskov Udflyttere, Holmegaard, Holtegaard, Holtet, Hurup, Hvirvelkærgaard,

Jagthus, Jomsborg,

Kalhavegaard, Kristiansholm, Kræmmergaard,

Landlyst, Langerim, Lervang, Lille Bønderskovgaard, Lille Plet, Lindegaard, Lodshus, Lundsgaard, Lykkegaard, Lysevejen,

Marianesminde, Marienlund, Miklenborg, Møgelholt, Møllergaard, Møllevang,

Nordgaard, Nygaard, Ny Hedegaarde, Nymark, Nymarksgaard, Nyvangsgaard, Nørgaard, Nørgaardshede, Nørregaard, Nørre Hurup, Nørrekærgaard,

Odde,

Pedersborg, Pindebæk, Pletten, Postgaard, Povlsenseje, Povlstrupgaard, Præstebæk,

Ravnbjerg, Ravndalgaard, Risagergaard, Risesminde, Rønningen,

Sandhusene, Sellegaard Bæk, Sellegaarde, Sellegaarde Vest, Sellegaarde Øst, Sjeldenglad, Skoven, Skovly, Sofielund, Stenkisten, Svingelbro, Sønder Hurup, Søndergaard, Sørensminde,

Teglbrændergaard, Teglgaard, Tofte, Tofte Bakker, Tofte Bøge, Tofte Skov, Toften, Tonnisgaard, Tuerne,

Vandhus, Vanggaard, Vejhuse, Vestergaard, Vibæk, Viernæs Naturpark, Væltesbakke,

Øster Hurup, Øster Hurup Mølle, Øster Lovnkær, Østergaard

To see what kind of place it is you will need a Danish Gazetteer.

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Birth, Marriage, and Death Online Records[edit | edit source]

  • Free Online Database:
The vast majority of research you do in Denmark will be in church parish registers, which are held in the Danish State Archives available online at ARKIVALIERONLINE. Select your county and parish from the drop-down lists.
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Denmark Parish Register Headings provides translated examples of parish headings. You will be able to interpret much of what is in the records using these headings. Danish Word List covers typical terms found in the records. Fixed and Moveable Feast Days for: Denmark will help you translate dates written in feast day form. Denmark surnames are patronymic and change every generation, so carefully study Denmark Names, Personal.
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Collections[edit | edit source]

  • Lægdsruller, Danish Military Levying Rolls, is a census of men eligible to join military (1789-1932)
What's on Lægdsruller and Søruller
Danish Military Levying Rolls (Lægdsruller)

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Family History Library Records[edit | edit source]

Click Denmark, Aalborg Records for a full listing of records at the Family History Library, that may be digitized. Check back occasionally to see if your records have become available. In the meantime, some of them might be available at a Family History Center near you. Click on "Places within Denmark, Aalborg" and then select your parish.

References[edit | edit source]

- Krabsen & Medici. "Krabsens Stednavnebase." <http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/>, Dec 2011.

- Trap, J. P., ed. Kongeriget Danmark, 3d ed. Vol. 4, Hjørring, Thisted, Aalborg, Viborg og Randers Amter. København: G. E. C. Gads Forlag, 1901.