Skørping Parish, Ålborg, Denmark Genealogy

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Skørping


History

Skørping is a town and a former municipality in Rebild municipality in Region Nordjylland in the geographic region of the Jutland peninsula known as Himmerland in northern Denmark.
On January 1, 2007, Skørping municipality ceased to exist as a result of the 2007 Municipality Reform when it was merged with Nørager and Støvring municipalities to form the new Rebild municipality.
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Skørping Parish
Jurisdictions
Stift (diocese) Aalborg Stift
Pastorat (chapelry) Skørping-Fræer Pastorat
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Aalborghus
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Ålborg
Herred (district) Hellum
Kommune (municipality) Add here
1788 – 1793 Lægd number 92
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 50
1870 – Udskrivningskred /Lægd number 5/393
Gods (estate) Lindenborg gods; Torstedlund gods; Albæk gods; Lundbæk gods; Pandum gods; Hellum herreds provsti; Buderupholm gods; Hellum Herredsret; Hindsted Herredsret; Villestrup gods


Place Names

Bavnehøj, Birkeholm, Bjergeskov, Bjergmose Høj, Bjergmosehus, Bredodde, Brohøjgaard, Brosø, Brunbakke, Brændeskov, Buderupholm, Bundgaard, Bækkedal,
Cimbrerstenen,
Den Jyske Skovhave,
Egholm Slot,
Fruerhøj, Fruerhøjgaard, Fruerskov, Fræer Purker, Fællesskov,
Gammel Skørping, Grønhøj,
Hanebakke, Hanehøj, Havedal, Havemose, Hedegaard, Hedekrog, Hellumtved, Hem Odde, Hollandshus, Holmegaarden, Hyldgaardsminde, Højodde, Hørdal,
Ilderhøj,
Jægersborg,
Kejserbakke, Kildedal, Kildehøj, Klodholm, Kobberkrog, Kodhøj, Kodhøjgaard, Kratgaarden, Kyø Skov, Kaaelsbjerg,
Langerumshus, Legensgaard, Lerhøj, Lille Stendal, Limovnen, Lindenborg Aa, Laaddenhøj,
Margretehøj, Mikkelshøj, Mortensminde, Mosskov, Mosskovgaard, Mossø, Møllegaard, Mørkehus, Mørkeskov,v Ny Bundgaard, Nældedal, Nørrekol, Nørreskov,
Ottrupgaard, Ottrup Huse, Ottrup Mose, Overklithus,
Pallisdal, Pumphus,
Rebild, Rebild Bakker, Rebild Skovhuse, Rebild Søndergaard, Rebild Tved, Rebild Østergaard, Rebildhedehus, Rebildtved, Rishøjgaard, Rold Hule, Rold Høj, Rold Storkro,
Sigsgaarden, Skadsholm, Skeldal, Skindbjerg, Skindbjerggaard, Skindbjerglund, Skovstederne, Skørping, Skørping Lund, Skørpingholme, Skørpinglund, Sortehøj, Stevnhøj, Store Stendal, Store Økssø, Stubberupgaard, Sverriggaard, Sverrighus, Svinhøje, Søndergaard, Sønderkol, Sønderskov,
Teglgaarden, Teglgaards Hede, Teglgaards Hedehus, Teglgaards Skov, Teglhus, Tophus, Troelsholm, Troldefald, Troldeskov, Tvillinghøjgaard, Tvillingskov,
Vedsted Høj, Vedsted Skov, Vedstedhus, Vælderskov

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  • Lægdsruller, Danish Military Levying Rolls, is a census of men eligible to join military (1789-1932)
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Danish Military Levying Rolls (Lægdsruller)

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Family History Library Records

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Click on "Places within Denmark, Aalborg" and then select your parish.


References

- 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.