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== Record Finder Table for Denmark ==
 
== Record Finder Table for Denmark ==
 
The following Record Finder table assists researchers in determining record types that may list the information they are looking for.  
 
The following Record Finder table assists researchers in determining record types that may list the information they are looking for.  
 
=== Order of Records ===
 
=== Order of Records ===
 
The typically most reliable sources are listed at the top of the list. However, depending on the time period of the record and location, multiple records in the list may need to be searched to achieve the objective. Alternative records are listed as well in case traditional records do not provide the desired information.
 
The typically most reliable sources are listed at the top of the list. However, depending on the time period of the record and location, multiple records in the list may need to be searched to achieve the objective. Alternative records are listed as well in case traditional records do not provide the desired information.
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== List of Topics ==
 
== List of Topics ==
 
This Record Finder table links to the Denmark topic Wiki pages, containing databases and other information about accessing the records.
 
This Record Finder table links to the Denmark topic Wiki pages, containing databases and other information about accessing the records.
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| align="left" | Birth date and place
 
| align="left" | Birth date and place
 
| style="align:left; vertical-align:top;"|  
 
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*[[Denmark Church Records|Church R
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*[[Denmark Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Danish Military Levying Rolls (Lægdsruller)|Military Levying Rolls]]
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| align="left" | Marriage place and date
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*[[Denmark Church Records|Church Records]]
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| align="left" | Death date, place, and burial
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*[[Denmark Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Denmark Probate Records|Probate Records]]
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*[[Denmark Court Records|Court Records]]
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===Maiden Names and Family Members===
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|-
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| style="align:left; width:25%;" | '''Searching for:'''
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| style="align:left; width:35%;" | '''Best Records to Search:'''
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| style="align:left; width:35%;" | '''Alternative Records:'''
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| align="left" | Maiden name
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*[[Denmark Church Records|Church Records]]
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| align="left" | Parents, children, spouses, and other family members
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| style="align:left; vertical-align:top;"|
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*[[Denmark Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Denmark Census|Census]]
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*[[Denmark Probate Records|Probate Records]]
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*[[Denmark Court Records|Court Records]]
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| align="left" | Living relatives
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*[[Denmark Compiled Genealogies|Genealogies]]
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*[[Denmark Societies|Societies]]
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=== Immigration and Country of Origin ===
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|-
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| style="align:left; width:25%;" | '''Searching for:'''
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| style="align:left; width:35%;" | '''Best Records to Search:'''
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| style="align:left; width:35%;" | '''Alternative Records:'''
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|-
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| align="left" | Immigration date
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*[[Denmark Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
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*[[Denmark Societies|Societies]]
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=== Residences and Locations ===
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|-
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| style="align:left; width:25%;" | '''Searching for:'''
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| style="align:left; width:35%;" | '''Best Records to Search:'''
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| style="align:left; width:35%;" | '''Alternative Records:'''
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| align="left" | Residence
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| style="align:left; vertical-align:top;"|
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*[[Denmark Census|Census]]
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=== Personal Details and Affiliations ===
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{| width="65%" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="5" border="1"
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| style="align:left; width:25%;" | '''Searching for:'''
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| style="align:left; width:35%;" | '''Best Records to Search:'''
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| style="align:left; width:35%;" | '''Alternative Records:'''
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| align="left" | Nobility
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*[[Denmark Nobility|Census]]
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*[[Denmark Periodicals|Periodicals]]
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| align="left" | Occupation
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| style="align:left; vertical-align:top;"|
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*[[Denmark Church Records|Church Records]]
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| style="align:left; vertical-align:top;"|
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*[[Denmark Census|Census]]
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| align="left" | Religion
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| style="align:left; vertical-align:top;"|
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*[[Denmark Church Records|Church Records]]
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| style="align:left; vertical-align:top;"|
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*[[Denmark History|History]]
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| align="left" | Social activities
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*[[Denmark Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]
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*[[Denmark Societies|Societies]]
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*[[Denmark History|History]]
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| align="left" | Physical description
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*[[Denmark Military Records|Military Records]]
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*[[Danish Military Levying Rolls (Lægdsruller)|Military Levying Rolls]]
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===Reading Danish Records===
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| align="left" |Reading Danish records
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*[[Danish Genealogical Word List|Danish Word List]]
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*[[Denmark Handwriting|Handwriting]]
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*[[Denmark Parish Register Headings|Parish Register Headings]]
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*[[Denmark Feast Day Calendars|Feast Days]]
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*[[Denmark Occupations|Occupations]]
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*[[Denmark Encyclopedias and Dictionaries|Encyclopedias & Dictionaries]]
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| align="left" | Naming patterns
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*[[Denmark Names, Personal|Names, Personal]]
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| align="left" |Online classes
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/help/helpcenter/lessons/scandinavian-handwriting Scandinavian Handwriting]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/help/helpcenter/lessons/scandinavian-fixed-and-movable-feast-days Scandinavian Fixed and Movable Feast Days]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/help/helpcenter/lessons/danish-church-record-research-a-case-study Danish Church Record Research: A Case Study]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/help/helpcenter/lessons/intro-to-danish-census Intro to Danish Census]
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[[Category:Denmark Research Strategies]] [[Category:Record Finder]]
 
[[Category:Denmark Research Strategies]] [[Category:Record Finder]]

Revision as of 16:38, 20 January 2021

Denmark Wiki Topics
Denmark flag
Beginning Research
Record Types
Denmark Background
Local Research Resources

Record Finder Table for Denmark[edit | edit source]

The following Record Finder table assists researchers in determining record types that may list the information they are looking for.

Order of Records[edit | edit source]

The typically most reliable sources are listed at the top of the list. However, depending on the time period of the record and location, multiple records in the list may need to be searched to achieve the objective. Alternative records are listed as well in case traditional records do not provide the desired information.

List of Topics[edit | edit source]

This Record Finder table links to the Denmark topic Wiki pages, containing databases and other information about accessing the records.

Vital Events[edit | edit source]

Searching for: Best Records to Search: Alternative Records:
Birth date and place
Marriage place and date
Death date, place, and burial

Maiden Names and Family Members[edit | edit source]

Searching for: Best Records to Search: Alternative Records:
Maiden name
Parents, children, spouses, and other family members
Living relatives

Immigration and Country of Origin[edit | edit source]

Searching for: Best Records to Search: Alternative Records:
Immigration date

Residences and Locations[edit | edit source]

Searching for: Best Records to Search: Alternative Records:
Residence

Personal Details and Affiliations[edit | edit source]

Searching for: Best Records to Search: Alternative Records:
Nobility
Occupation
Religion
Social activities
Physical description

Reading Danish Records[edit | edit source]

Reading Danish records
Naming patterns
Online classes