Farstrup Parish, Ålborg, Denmark Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search


History[edit | edit source]

Farstrup Parish
Jurisdictions
Stift (diocese) Aalborg Stift
Pastorat (chapelry) Farstrup-Lundby-Store Ajstrup Pastorat
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Aalborghus
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Ålborg
Herred (district) Slet
Kommune (municipality) Add here
1788 – 1793 Lægd number 44
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 87
1870 – Udskrivningskred /Lægd number 5/357
Gods (estate) Vår gods


Place Names[edit | edit source]

Avlsgaard

Bakkegaard, Barmer Vestermark, Bavnehøj, Bollerup, Bromark Gaarde, Buus Bæk, Buus Eng

Dværghøj, Dybvad Aa

Farstrup, Flintholm, Fløj, Fløjgaard, Fredensbjerg

Gammel Købmandsgaard, Gravensgaard

Hagedyb, Hedehytten, Hestebakke, Hornsgaard, Hornsgaard Holm, Hornskovgaard, Hovedgrøft

Inder Enge

Jensminde

Karensknude, Kirkegaard, Kirkegaardsminde, Klitgaard, Krastrup, Krastrup Hovedgaard, Krastrup Højgaard, Krastrup Vestergaard, Krastrup Østergaard, Kratgaarden, Kratholm, Kratrende, Kravmarksgaard, Kyø Holm, Kølby, Kølby Søndergaard, Kølby Vestergaard

Landbæk, Leregaard, Lergaard, Lille Krastrup, Lundagergaard, Lundgaarde

Marbjerg, Marbjerg Tunge, Markgaard, Mellem Skovgaard, Mellemgaard, Munkhauge, Maarbjerggaard

Nielsminde, Nordvang, Nymølle, Nørre Skovgaard, Nørre Toftgaard, Nørregaard, Nørregaards Mark, Nørrekær

Petshøj

Rakkerhøj, Risgaard, Rævebakke

Sandagergaard, Simestedgaard, Skovbakke, Skrivergaard, Skræddereng, Skyttegaard, Stavind, Stavn, Stavn Hede, Stavn Mark, Stenild Høj, Stevnbogaard, Storhøj

Tøtten

Uglhøj, Ulhøj

Vester Tanbæk, Viderupkær, Vaar, Vaar Enge, Vaar Holm, Vaar Mark, Vaar Skov, Vaar Aa, Vaarmarkhus, Vaarmølle

Ørsnæs Gaarde, Øster Tanbæk

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

  • Surrounding Parishes

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.
  • Help Reading Danish Records:
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 Genealogical Word List covers typical terms found in the records. Denmark Feast Day Calendars will help you translate dates written in feast day form. Denmark surnames are patronymic and change every generation, so carefully study Denmark Personal Names.
  • Help Reading Old Handwriting:
FamilySearch offers free online lessons about reading old Danish handwriting:
Gothic Script and examples (Danish)
Gothic script help links (Danish)
  • Knowing What to Look for Next:
To understand the best research strategies for these records, see Denmark Church Records Christenings Guide.


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)

Related Sources[edit | edit source]



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.