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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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Hov was organized in 1873 from Snøde and Stoense parishes.
  
 
(Write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.) <br>  
 
(Write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.) <br>  
  
 
{{Infobox Danish Parishes
 
{{Infobox Danish Parishes
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| title = Hov Parish
| Stift = Add here
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| Stift = Fyens Stift
| Pastorat = Add here
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| Pastorat = Nordlangeland Pastorat
| Amt 1662 - 1793 = Add here
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| Amt 1662 - 1793 = Tranekær
 
| Amt 1794 - 1970 = Svendborg
 
| Amt 1794 - 1970 = Svendborg
| Herred = Add here
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| Herred = Langelands Nørre
 
| Kommune = Add here
 
| Kommune = Add here
 
| 1788 – 1793 Lægd number = Add here
 
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| 1870 – Udskrivningskred /  
 
Lægd number = Add here
 
Lægd number = Add here
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| Retskreds = Rudkøbing Købstad
 
| Skifteretten = Add here
 
| Skifteretten = Add here
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| Gods = Stensgård gods på Langeland
 
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=== Place Names  ===
 
=== Place Names  ===
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Andemosegaard, Arnebjærg, <br><br>Bastemose, Bræmlevænge, Bøgvad, Bøgvad Huse, <br><br>Charlottenlund, <br><br>Dalen, <br><br>Estre, Estre Huse, <br><br>Frankeklint, Fruensvænge, <br><br>Hoborg, Hou, Hou Sand, Hov, Hov Fyr, Hov Kirke, Hov Plantage, Hov Sand, Hovborg, Hovdistriktet, Hønsebjerg, <br><br>Jydevænge, <br><br>Lille Hov, Lohals, <br><br>Mørkholm Skov, <br><br>Nygaard, <br><br>Piben, Prisskov, <br><br>Rødgrund, <br><br>Sandet, Skiften, Smørstakken, Stigtehave, <br><br>Uglebjerg, Ullebjærg, <br><br>Vester Stigtehave, <br><br>Vesterhuse, <br><br>Vestrehuse, <br><br>Øren, Øren Prisskov, Østerhuse, Østerstrand
  
 
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*'''Surrounding Parishes'''
 
*'''Surrounding Parishes'''
  
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Snøde (to the southeast), Stoense (to the southwest)<br>
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==Birth, Marriage, and Death Online Records==
  
=== Collections  ===
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*'''Free Online Database: '''
  
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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>
  
*'''Census Records'''
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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>
  
*'''Church Records'''
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*'''Help Reading Old Handwriting: '''  
  
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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-handwriting-part-3 Scandinavian Handwriting, part 3] - No part 2 available
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::*[http://www.gotisk.dk/index.php/gotiske-tekster-til-tydning Gothic Script and examples (Danish)]
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::*[http://www.gotisk.dk/index.php/links Gothic script help links (Danish)]
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*'''Knowing What to Look for Next''':
  
*'''Court Records'''
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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.dis-danmark.dk/kipkort/fronta-e.php Census digitization/index availability] - chart showing progress in census digitizing and indexing per location.
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*'''Court Records'''
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**[https://www.sa.dk/brug-arkivet/laer/danske-kancelli-kom-godt-gang Danish Chancellery - Getting Started!]
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**[[Danish Chancery Court Records]]
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*'''Military Records'''
 
*'''Military Records'''
 
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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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::[[Danish Military Levying Rolls (Lægdsruller)]]
 
*'''Probate Records'''
 
*'''Probate Records'''
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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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=== Related Sources  ===
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<div id="fsButtons"><span class="online_records_button">[[Denmark Online Genealogy Records]]</span><span class="community_button">[[FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups|Ask the <br>Community]]</span></div>
  
=== Related Sources  ===
 
  
*'''Digital'''
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===Family History Library Records  ===
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Click [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&placeId=151354&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Denmark%2C%20Svendborg%22 Denmark, Svendborg Records] for a full listing of records at the Family History Librarythat 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 [https://www.familysearch.org/help/fhcenters/locations/ '''Family History Center'''] near you.<br> '''Click on "Places within Denmark, Svendborg" and then select your parish.'''
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=== References  ===
  
=== Societies and Libraries  ===
 
  
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- Krabsen &amp; Medici. "Krabsens Stednavnebase." &lt;http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/&gt; Apr 2012
  
=== References  ===
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<br> - Trap, J. P., ed. Kongeriget Danmark, 4d ed. Vol. 4, Maribo, Odense, og Svenborg Amt. København: G. E. C. Gads Forlag, 1923.
  
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[[Category:Svendborg_Parishes,_Denmark]] [[Category:Svendborg_County,_Denmark]]

Latest revision as of 21:39, 9 November 2020


History[edit | edit source]

Hov was organized in 1873 from Snøde and Stoense parishes.

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

Hov Parish
Jurisdictions
Stift (diocese) Fyens Stift
Pastorat (chapelry) Nordlangeland Pastorat
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Tranekær
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Svendborg
Herred (district) Langelands Nørre
Kommune (municipality) Add here
1788 – 1793 Lægd number Add here
1794 – 1869 Lægd number Add here
Gods (estate) Stensgård gods på Langeland


Place Names[edit | edit source]

Andemosegaard, Arnebjærg,

Bastemose, Bræmlevænge, Bøgvad, Bøgvad Huse,

Charlottenlund,

Dalen,

Estre, Estre Huse,

Frankeklint, Fruensvænge,

Hoborg, Hou, Hou Sand, Hov, Hov Fyr, Hov Kirke, Hov Plantage, Hov Sand, Hovborg, Hovdistriktet, Hønsebjerg,

Jydevænge,

Lille Hov, Lohals,

Mørkholm Skov,

Nygaard,

Piben, Prisskov,

Rødgrund,

Sandet, Skiften, Smørstakken, Stigtehave,

Uglebjerg, Ullebjærg,

Vester Stigtehave,

Vesterhuse,

Vestrehuse,

Øren, Øren Prisskov, Østerhuse, Østerstrand


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

  • Surrounding Parishes

Snøde (to the southeast), Stoense (to the southwest)

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:
  • 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, Svendborg Records for a full listing of records at the Family History Librarythat 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, Svendborg" and then select your parish.


References[edit | edit source]

- Krabsen & Medici. "Krabsens Stednavnebase." <http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/> Apr 2012


- Trap, J. P., ed. Kongeriget Danmark, 4d ed. Vol. 4, Maribo, Odense, og Svenborg Amt. København: G. E. C. Gads Forlag, 1923.