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''[[Denmark|Denmark]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'''''Danish Research Websites'''
  
 
With an estimated 60% of Danes using the internet daily, combined with the huge popularity of family history research in [[Denmark|Denmark]], the Danes have created a wealth of great online research tools. Here is a list of great websites useful to Danish Research:  
 
With an estimated 60% of Danes using the internet daily, combined with the huge popularity of family history research in [[Denmark|Denmark]], the Danes have created a wealth of great online research tools. Here is a list of great websites useful to Danish Research:  
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*[http://www.sa.dk/ Rigsarkivet]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/ Rigsarkivet]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/us/ The National Archives]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/us/ The National Archives]  
*[http://lists.webjunction.org/libweb/Denmark.html Libraries on the Web]
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*[http://lists.webjunction.org/libweb/Denmark.html Libraries on the Web]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver Links to the Landsarkiv]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver Links to the Landsarkiv]  
 
*[http://www.danskearkiver.dk/vejviser/index.htm Local Archives]  
 
*[http://www.danskearkiver.dk/vejviser/index.htm Local Archives]  
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*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sjalland_lolland-falster_og_bornholm Landsarkivet for Sjælland, Lolland-Falster og Bornholm]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sjalland_lolland-falster_og_bornholm Landsarkivet for Sjælland, Lolland-Falster og Bornholm]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sonderjylland Landsarkivet for Sønderjylland]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sonderjylland Landsarkivet for Sønderjylland]  
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/us/ Danish State Archives in English]
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*[http://www.sa.dk/content/us/ Danish State Archives in English]  
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*[http://ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm The Danish Demographical Database ]<br>
  
 
== Bornholm  ==
 
== Bornholm  ==
  
 
*[http://www.kirkebog.dk/ Bornholmske Kirkebøger]
 
*[http://www.kirkebog.dk/ Bornholmske Kirkebøger]
 
== Church Records  ==
 
 
*[[Danish Church Records Online|Danish Church Records Online]]
 
*[[Danish Church Records: Online Indexes|Danish Church Records: Online Indexes]]
 
*[http://www.sogn.dk/ Contacting a Parish in Denmark (Sogneportal)]
 
  
 
== Census  ==
 
== Census  ==
  
*[[Danish Census Records Online|Danish Census Records Online]]  
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Danish Census Records Online]]  
 
*[[Danish Demographic Database|Introduction to the Danish Demographic Database]]  
 
*[[Danish Demographic Database|Introduction to the Danish Demographic Database]]  
 
*[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm Danish Demographic Database - English]  
 
*[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm Danish Demographic Database - English]  
 
*[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd.htm Danish Demographic Database - Danish]  
 
*[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd.htm Danish Demographic Database - Danish]  
 
*[http://www.progenealogists.com/denmark/1700/censusindex.html Danish 1700 Census: males only]
 
*[http://www.progenealogists.com/denmark/1700/censusindex.html Danish 1700 Census: males only]
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== Church Records  ==
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Danish Church Records Online]]
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*[[Danish Church Records: Online Indexes|Danish Church Records: Online Indexes]]
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*[http://www.sogn.dk/ Contacting a Parish in Denmark (Sogneportal)]
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*[http://dis-danmark.dk/kirkeimg/ Kirker i Danmark ](Churches in Denmark)
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== Civil Registration  ==
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Digitized Civil Marriages Online]]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927025 Denmark Civil Marriages, 1851-1961]
  
 
== Copenhagen  ==
 
== Copenhagen  ==
  
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*[http://www.danbbs.dk/~stst/kbh_kbg_reg/index.htm Julins Registre til Københavns kirkebøger]
 
*[http://www.hist.uib.no/kbh1728/ Faksimilieutgåve av Kjøbenhavns Huse og Indvaanere efter Branden 1728]  
 
*[http://www.hist.uib.no/kbh1728/ Faksimilieutgåve av Kjøbenhavns Huse og Indvaanere efter Branden 1728]  
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*[http://www.ksa.kk.dk/ Københavns Statsarkiv] (City Archive)
 
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/hovedst/index.htm hovedstadsarkiver.dk]  
 
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/hovedst/index.htm hovedstadsarkiver.dk]  
 
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/hovedst/index.htm Resources.dk]  
 
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/hovedst/index.htm Resources.dk]  
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/hovedst/index.htm Hovedstadsarkiver]
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*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/hovedst/index.htm Hovedstadsarkiver]
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*[http://www.politietsregisterblade.dk/ Police Census Records, 1892-1923]
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== Court Records  ==
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Digitized Court Records Online]]
  
 
== Danish American Sources  ==
 
== Danish American Sources  ==
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*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281793-1970%29 Danmarks amter (1793-1970)]  
 
*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281793-1970%29 Danmarks amter (1793-1970)]  
 
*[http://www.e-bachmann.dk/genealogy/dis-danmark.dk/prod/amter/Amter.php?language=en DIS Danmarks, County, District, and Parish Maps]
 
*[http://www.e-bachmann.dk/genealogy/dis-danmark.dk/prod/amter/Amter.php?language=en DIS Danmarks, County, District, and Parish Maps]
 
== Dictionaries ==
 
 
*[http://www.hist.uib.no/kalkar/ Ordbog til det ældre danske sprog (1300-1700)]
 
 
== Emigration &amp; Immigration  ==
 
 
*[http://www.emiarch.dk/home.php3?l=en Danish Emigration Archives]
 
*[http://dkmuseum.org/ Danish Museum Immigration, Culture Gifts Denmark Heritage]
 
*[[Hamburg Passenger Lists]]
 
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/oresund/index.htm Over Øresund - Över Öresund]
 
*[http://www.xmission.com/~nelsonb/ship_desc.htm Scandinavian Emigrant Ships]
 
*[http://www.genea.dk/ostjysk/ Østjyske vandriner]
 
  
 
== Danish Gazetteer  ==
 
== Danish Gazetteer  ==
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*http://lists.webjunction.org/libweb/Denmark.html
 
*http://lists.webjunction.org/libweb/Denmark.html
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== Dictionaries  ==
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*[http://www.hist.uib.no/kalkar/ Ordbog til det ældre danske sprog (1300-1700)]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/rg/Guide/WLDanish.ASP Danish Genealogical Word List.url]
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*[http://www.freedict.com/onldict/dan.html Online English to Danish Dictionary]
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*[http://www.freelang.net/online/danish.php Freelang - Danish]
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*[http://translate.google.com/#da/en/ translate.google.com/#da/en/]
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== Embassies  ==
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[http://goscandinavia.about.com/od/denmar1/tp/danishembassies.htm Danish Embasies on Denmark.dk Find a Danish Embassy here.url]
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== Emigration &amp; Immigration  ==
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*[http://www.emiarch.dk/home.php3?l=en Danish Emigration Archives]
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*[http://dkmuseum.org/ Danish Museum Immigration, Culture Gifts Denmark Heritage]
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*[[Hamburg Passenger Lists]]
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*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/oresund/index.htm Over Øresund - Över Öresund]
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*[http://www.xmission.com/~nelsonb/ship_desc.htm Scandinavian Emigrant Ships]
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*[http://www.genea.dk/ostjysk/ Østjyske vandriner]
  
 
== Emigration from Denmark  ==
 
== Emigration from Denmark  ==
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*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/ Denmark Genealogy Links]  
 
*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/ Denmark Genealogy Links]  
*[http://www.feefhs.org/links/denmark.html Denmark Genealogy Resources]
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*[http://www.feefhs.org/links/denmark.html Denmark Genealogy Resources]
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/denmarkdanishgenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Denmark]
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*[http://www.yourfamilyconnection.com/danish.htm Danish Genealogical Research] (by Your Family Connection)
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== Greenland  ==
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*[http://www.natmus.gl/ National Archive and Museum]
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*[http://www.greenland-guide.gl/leif2000/history.htm The Norse Settlers in Greenland - A short History]<br>
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== Insurance  ==
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Fire Insurance Records Digitized Online]]
  
 
== Local Archives  ==
 
== Local Archives  ==
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== Maps  ==
 
== Maps  ==
  
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*[http://www.digdag.dk/ Maps showing historical administration (DigDag)]
 
*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_(1793-1970) Danmarks amter (1793-1970) - Wikipedia]  
 
*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_(1793-1970) Danmarks amter (1793-1970) - Wikipedia]  
*[http://www.kms.dk/landetrundt/danmarkskort/se_mapit_en.html Denmark 1850.000 clickable map]
 
 
*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/kort/kort.htm DIS-Danmark - Kort over Danmarks amter]  
 
*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/kort/kort.htm DIS-Danmark - Kort over Danmarks amter]  
 
*[http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Image:Danish-counties-1662-1793.png ImageDanish-counties-1662-1793.png - Wikimedia Commons]  
 
*[http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Image:Danish-counties-1662-1793.png ImageDanish-counties-1662-1793.png - Wikimedia Commons]  
*[http://www.geog.port.ac.uk/hist-bound/ index]
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*[http://www.geog.port.ac.uk/hist-bound/ index]
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*[http://kmswww3.kms.dk/kortpaanettet/index.htm Kort på nettet]
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== Military Levying Rolls  ==
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*[http://homepage.mac.com/sootica/DenmarkFAQ/militaryrecords.html Research Help]
  
 
== Names  ==
 
== Names  ==
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*[http://www.cphpost.dk/ The Copenhagen Post]
 
*[http://www.cphpost.dk/ The Copenhagen Post]
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== Occupations  ==
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[http://www.folketimidten.dk/gb.htm Common Danish Occupations found in the census records, with English translations]<br>
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[http://www.skippere.dk/folder/ Danish Skippers and Officers 1701-1839]
  
 
== Parish Special Interest Groups  ==
 
== Parish Special Interest Groups  ==
  
 
*[http://www.sognetraef.dk/index.asp?a=home Sognetræf]
 
*[http://www.sognetraef.dk/index.asp?a=home Sognetræf]
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== Periodicals  ==
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[http://www.hvemforskerhvad.dk/ Hvem forsker Hva]
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== Probate Records  ==
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Digitized Probate Records Online]]
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*[http://homepage.mac.com/sootica/DenmarkFAQ/probates.html Research Help][http://homepage.mac.com/sootica/DenmarkFAQ/probates.html]
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*[http://www.brejl.dk/ Extractions for Aarhus, Skanderborg, and Viborg (Erik Brejl)]&nbsp; This online listing by estate gods is free and easily searchable using (CTRL) F to find NAMES and PLACES for your ancestry.
  
 
== Research Forums (for assistance)  ==
 
== Research Forums (for assistance)  ==
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*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/forum/list.php?11 DIS-Danmark Forum]
 
*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/forum/list.php?11 DIS-Danmark Forum]
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== Research resources  ==
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[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/RG/Guide/WLDanish.ASP Danish Genealogical Word List]
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[http://www.um.dk/en Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs]
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[http://www.danskebilleder.dk/ Danske billeder, et historisk billedarkiv]
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[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/index.html Denmark Genealogical Links]
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[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/RG/Guide/Denmark.ASP Denmark Research Outline]
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[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/RG/frameset_rg.asp?Dest=G1&Aid=&Gid=&Lid=&Sid=&Did=&Juris1=&Event=&Year=&Gloss=&Sub=&Tab=&Entry=&Guide=36577_Denmark_Finding_Ancestor.ASP Finding Records of Your Ancestors in Denmark]
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[http://www.genealogi.dk/index_us.htm Genealogical research in Denmark]
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[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/c/ca/German_Gothic_Handwriting_Guide.pdf Gothic Handwriting Resource Guide]
  
 
== Schleswig-Holstein  ==
 
== Schleswig-Holstein  ==
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*[http://www.schleswig-holstein.de/archive/lash/ Landesregierung Schleswig-Holstein] This site is in German.  
 
*[http://www.schleswig-holstein.de/archive/lash/ Landesregierung Schleswig-Holstein] This site is in German.  
 
*[http://www.akvz.de/e107_plugins/akvzdb_menu/akvz.php Schleswig-Holstein Database]  
 
*[http://www.akvz.de/e107_plugins/akvzdb_menu/akvz.php Schleswig-Holstein Database]  
*[http://www.alsnissen.dk/default.asp?side=1 Research on Als]
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*[http://www.alsnissen.dk/default.asp?side=1 Research on Als]
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*[http://www.akvz.de/e107_plugins/akvzdb_menu/akvzdb.php AKVZ Dantenbank]
  
 
== Societies  ==
 
== Societies  ==
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*[http://www.zum.de/whkmla/region/caribbean/danvi16251815.html WHKMLA History of Danish West Indies, 1625-1814]
 
*[http://www.zum.de/whkmla/region/caribbean/danvi16251815.html WHKMLA History of Danish West Indies, 1625-1814]
  
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Revision as of 21:33, 12 March 2013

Denmark Gotoarrow.pngDanish Research Websites

With an estimated 60% of Danes using the internet daily, combined with the huge popularity of family history research in Denmark, the Danes have created a wealth of great online research tools. Here is a list of great websites useful to Danish Research:

Contents

Archives

Bornholm

Census

Church Records

Civil Registration

Copenhagen

Court Records

Danish American Sources

Danish Atlas

Danish County, District, and Parish Maps

Danish Gazetteer

Danish Jews

Danish Libraries

Dictionaries

Embassies

Danish Embasies on Denmark.dk Find a Danish Embassy here.url

Emigration & Immigration

Emigration from Denmark

Genealogy

Greenland

Insurance

Local Archives

Maps

Military Levying Rolls

Names

News

Occupations

Common Danish Occupations found in the census records, with English translations

Danish Skippers and Officers 1701-1839

Parish Special Interest Groups

Periodicals

Hvem forsker Hva

Probate Records

Research Forums (for assistance)

Research resources

Danish Genealogical Word List

Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Danske billeder, et historisk billedarkiv

Denmark Genealogical Links

Denmark Research Outline

Finding Records of Your Ancestors in Denmark

Genealogical research in Denmark

Gothic Handwriting Resource Guide

Schleswig-Holstein

Societies

Telephone

Universities

West Indies