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Maribo amt: [[Stubbekøbing City Parish, Maribo, Denmark Genealogy|Stubbekøbing]], [[Åstrup Parish, Maribo, Denmark Genealogy|Åstrup]]<br>  
 
Maribo amt: [[Stubbekøbing City Parish, Maribo, Denmark Genealogy|Stubbekøbing]], [[Åstrup Parish, Maribo, Denmark Genealogy|Åstrup]]<br>  
  
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::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 [https://www.sa.dk/ao-soegesider/da/geo/geo-collection/5 ARKIVALIERONLINE]. Select your county and parish from the drop-down lists. <br>
  
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*'''Help Reading Danish Records:'''
  
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::[[Denmark Parish Register Headings|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|Danish Word List]] covers typical  terms found in the records. [[Fixed and Moveable Feast Days for: Denmark|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]]. <br>
  
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*'''Help Reading Old Handwriting: '''
  
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::FamilySearch offers free online lessons about reading old Danish handwriting: [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-scandinavian-gothic-handwritten-records-lesson-1-scandinavian-gothic-letters/255 Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records Lesson 1: '''Scandinavian Gothic Letters'''],  [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-scandinavian-gothic-handwritten-records-lesson-2-names-words-and-dates/257 Lesson 2:''' Names, Words, and Dates'''], and [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-scandinavian-gothic-handwritten-records-lesson-3-handwritten-records/256 Lesson 3: '''Handwritten Records''']<br>
  
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*'''Knowing What to Look for Next''':
  
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::To understand the best research strategies for these records, see [[Denmark Church Records Christenings Guide|Denmark Church Records Christenings Guide]].
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== Collections  ==
  
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*'''Church Records'''
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**[https://www.sa.dk/brug-arkivet/intro-kirkeboeger Kirkebøger - Getting Started]
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**[https://www.sa.dk/ao-soegesider/da/geo/geo-collection/5 Find church books on Arkivalieronline]
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**[[Denmark Church Records]]
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*'''Census Records'''
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**[https://www.sa.dk/ao-soegesider/da/rif/rif-collection/7 ARKIVALIERONLINE Census records online]
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**[https://www.sa.dk/brug-arkivet/laer/intro-folketaellinger Censuses - Getting Started]
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**[[Denmark Census]]
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**[https://www.sa.dk/brug-arkivet/laer/danske-kancelli-kom-godt-gang Danish Chancellery - Getting Started!]
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:*Lægdsruller, Danish Military Levying Rolls, is a census of men eligible to join military  (1789-1932)
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::[https://www.sa.dk/brug-arkivet/laer/intro-laegdsruller What's on Lægdsruller and Søruller]
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**[https://www.sa.dk/ao-soegesider/da/other/index-creator/20/471958/17142388 Registers of Wills in the Danish Chancellory]
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**[https://www.sa.dk/brug-arkivet/laer/danske-kancelli-kom-godt-gang Danish Chancellery - Getting Started!]
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**{{RecordSearch|2026233|Denmark, Probate Indexes, 1674-1851}}, index and images.
  
 
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===Family History Library Records  ===
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Click [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&placeId=149855&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Denmark%2C%20Bornholm%22 Denmark, Bornholm Records]for a full listing of records at the Family History Library, that may be viewed on loan at a [https://familysearch.org/locations/ Family History Center] near you. '''Click on "Places within Denmark, Bornholm" and then select your parish.'''
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=== References ===
 
 
=== Societies and Libraries ===
 
  
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-Krabsen &amp; Medici. "Krabsens Stednavnebase." http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/  
 
-Krabsen &amp; Medici. "Krabsens Stednavnebase." http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/  

Revision as of 15:59, 2 November 2016

Europe Gotoarrow.png Denmark Gotoarrow.pngPræstø County Gotoarrow.pngFanefjord

Guide to Fanefjord, Præstø, Denmark ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

History[edit | edit source]

(Write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)

Fanefjord Parish
Jurisdictions
Stift (diocese) Add here
Pastorat (chapelry) Add here
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Møns
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Præstø
Herred (district) Mønbo
Kommune (municipality) Add here
1788 – 1793 Lægd number 4
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 81
Gods (estate) Add here


Place Names[edit | edit source]

Askeby, Askeby Kobbel, Borgsted, Damme Kobbel, Damme Store, Damme Lille, Dammehave, Fanefjord, Fanefjord Kirke, Grønsalen, Grønsund Færgegaard, Hovmarken, Haarbølle, Haabølle Hestehave, Haarbølle Kobbel, Haarbøllebro, Klekkendehøj, Klemmen, Kokseby, Lerbæk, Lille Damme, Maderne, Madses Klint, Maalerøj, Møllebjerg, Pindholm, Præstebjerg, Skovhaver, Slotshaven, Store Damme, Tostenæs Kobbel, Vindebæk, Vindebæk Kobbel, Vollerup, Vollerup Græsgang, Vollerup Kobbel, 


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

  • Surrounding Parishes

Præstø amt: Bogø, Damsholte, Kalvehave

Maribo amt: Stubbekøbing, Åstrup

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 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.
  • Help Reading Old Handwriting:
FamilySearch offers free online lessons about reading old Danish handwriting: Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records Lesson 1: Scandinavian Gothic Letters, Lesson 2: Names, Words, and Dates, and Lesson 3: Handwritten Records
  • 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]

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Family History Library Records[edit | edit source]

Click Denmark, Bornholm Recordsfor a full listing of records at the Family History Library, that may be viewed on loan at a Family History Center near you. Click on "Places within Denmark, Bornholm" and then select your parish.

References[edit | edit source]

-Krabsen & Medici. "Krabsens Stednavnebase." http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/

-Trap, J. P., ed. Kongeriget Danmark, 4te ed. Vol.3, Sorø, Præstø, og Bornholms Amt, København: G. E. C. Gads Forlag, 1921