Danish Research Websites

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*[[Danish Demographic Database|A Guide to the Danish Demographic Database]]  
 
*[[Danish Demographic Database|A Guide to the Danish Demographic Database]]  
 
*[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm Danish Demographic Database - English version] or [http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd.htm Danish version]  
 
*[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm Danish Demographic Database - English version] or [http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd.htm Danish version]  
*[http://www.progenealogists.com/denmark/1700/censusindex.html Danish 1700 Census: males only]
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*[http://www.progenealogists.com/denmark/1700/censusindex.html Danish 1700 Census: males only]
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*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]
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*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg
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*[http://www.skla.dk/pages/slaegtsportal.php SKLA's family portal]
  
 
== Church Records  ==
 
== Church Records  ==
  
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*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/ao-forside Direct link to Arkivalieronline]
 
*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Danish Church Records Online]]  
 
*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Danish Church Records Online]]  
 
*[[Danish Church Records: Online Indexes|Danish Church Records: Online Indexes]]  
 
*[[Danish Church Records: Online Indexes|Danish Church Records: Online Indexes]]  
 
*[http://www.sogn.dk/ Contacting a Parish in Denmark (Sogneportal)]  
 
*[http://www.sogn.dk/ Contacting a Parish in Denmark (Sogneportal)]  
*[http://dis-danmark.dk/kirkeimg/ Kirker i Danmark ](Churches in Denmark)
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*[http://dis-danmark.dk/kirkeimg/ Kirker i Danmark ](Churches in Denmark)  
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*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]
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*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg
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*[http://www.skla.dk/pages/slaegtsportal.php SKLA's family portal]
  
 
== Civil Registration  ==
 
== Civil Registration  ==
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*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/hovedst/index.htm hovedstadsarkiver.dk]<br>  
 
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/hovedst/index.htm hovedstadsarkiver.dk]<br>  
 
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/hovedst/index.htm Hovedstadsarkiver]  
 
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/hovedst/index.htm Hovedstadsarkiver]  
*[http://www.politietsregisterblade.dk/ Police Census Records, 1892-1923]
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*[http://www.politietsregisterblade.dk/ Police Census Records, 1892-1923]  
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*[http://www.rosengade.dk/ Rosengade] history and historical pictures (Copenhagen)
  
 
== Court Records  ==
 
== Court Records  ==
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== Danish Atlases and Maps  ==
 
== Danish Atlases and Maps  ==
  
*[http://kmswww3.kms.dk/kortpaanettet/index.htm Miløministeriet: Kort &amp; Matrikelstyrelsen]
 
*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281662-1793%29 Danmarks amter (1662-1793)]
 
*[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]<br>
 
 
*[http://www.digdag.dk/ Maps showing historical administration (DigDag)]  
 
*[http://www.digdag.dk/ Maps showing historical administration (DigDag)]  
*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_(1793-1970) Danmarks amter (1793-1970) - Wikipedia]  
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*[http://kmswww3.kms.dk/kortpaanettet/index.htm Miløministeriet: Kort &amp; Matrikelstyrelsen]  
 
*[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]  
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*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281662-1793%29 Danmarks amter (1662-1793)]
*[http://www.geog.port.ac.uk/hist-bound/ index]  
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*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281793-1970%29 Danmarks amter (1793-1970)]<br>
*[http://kmswww3.kms.dk/kortpaanettet/index.htm Kort på nettet]
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*[http://www.geog.port.ac.uk/hist-bound/ index]<br>
  
 
== Danish Gazetteer  ==
 
== Danish Gazetteer  ==
  
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*[[Denmark|FamilySearch Wiki's Gazetteer]]&nbsp;(see the map under the heading ''Jurisdictions'' on the page)
 
*[http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/ Krabsens stednavnebase]  
 
*[http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/ Krabsens stednavnebase]  
 
*[http://www.byhistorie.dk/kommuner/ Danmarks lokaladministration 1660-2007]  
 
*[http://www.byhistorie.dk/kommuner/ Danmarks lokaladministration 1660-2007]  
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== Danish Libraries  ==
 
== Danish Libraries  ==
  
*http://lists.webjunction.org/libweb/Denmark.html
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*[http://www.lib-web.org/Denmark.html LibWeb Denmark]
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== Death Notices/Obituaries  ==
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*[http://www.afdoede.dk/ Afdoede.dk]
  
 
== Dictionaries  ==
 
== Dictionaries  ==
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== Embassies  ==
 
== Embassies  ==
  
[http://goscandinavia.about.com/od/denmar1/tp/danishembassies.htm Danish Embasies on Denmark.dk Find a Danish Embassy here.url]  
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*[http://goscandinavia.about.com/od/denmar1/tp/danishembassies.htm Danish Embasies on Denmark.dk Find a Danish Embassy here.url]
  
 
== Emigration &amp; Immigration  ==
 
== Emigration &amp; Immigration  ==
  
 
*[http://www.emiarch.dk/home.php3?l=en Danish Emigration Archives]  
 
*[http://www.emiarch.dk/home.php3?l=en Danish Emigration Archives]  
*[http://dkmuseum.org/ Danish Museum Immigration, Culture Gifts Denmark Heritage]  
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*[http://dkmuseum.org/ Danish Immigrant Museum]  
 
*[[Hamburg Passenger Lists]]  
 
*[[Hamburg Passenger Lists]]  
 
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/oresund/index.htm Over Øresund - Över Öresund]  
 
*[http://www.landsarkivetkbh.dk/oresund/index.htm Over Øresund - Över Öresund]  
 
*[http://www.xmission.com/~nelsonb/ship_desc.htm Scandinavian Emigrant Ships]  
 
*[http://www.xmission.com/~nelsonb/ship_desc.htm Scandinavian Emigrant Ships]  
*[http://www.genea.dk/ostjysk/ Østjyske vandriner]
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*[http://www.genea.dk/ostjysk/ Østjyske vandriner]<br>
 
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== Emigration from Denmark  ==
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*[http://www.emiarch.dk/home.php3?l=en The Danish Emigration Archive]
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== Genealogy  ==
 
== Genealogy  ==
  
 
*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/ Denmark Genealogy Links]  
 
*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/ Denmark Genealogy Links]  
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*[http://www.skla.dk/pages/slaegtsportal.php SKLA's Family portal]
 
*[http://www.feefhs.org/links/denmark.html Denmark Genealogy Resources]  
 
*[http://www.feefhs.org/links/denmark.html Denmark Genealogy Resources]  
 
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/denmarkdanishgenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Denmark]  
 
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/denmarkdanishgenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Denmark]  
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*[http://www.natmus.gl/ National Archive and Museum]  
 
*[http://www.natmus.gl/ National Archive and Museum]  
 
*[http://www.greenland-guide.gl/leif2000/history.htm The Norse Settlers in Greenland - A short History]<br>
 
*[http://www.greenland-guide.gl/leif2000/history.htm The Norse Settlers in Greenland - A short History]<br>
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== History  ==
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*[http://forside.kvinfo.dk/ Danish Women's History]
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*[http://www.rosengade.dk/ Rosengade] history and historical pictures (Copenhagen)
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*[http://danmarkskirker.natmus.dk/ Danmarks Kirker]
  
 
== Insurance  ==
 
== Insurance  ==
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== Local Archives  ==
 
== Local Archives  ==
  
*[http://www.danskearkiver.dk/vejviser/index.htm Find et lokalarkiv i Sammenslutningen af Lokalarkiver]  
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*[http://www.danskearkiver.dk/ Sammenslutningen af Lokalarkiver]  
*[http://www.vejlestadsarkiv.dk/dk/default1.asp?what=dblist http--www.vejlestadsarkiv.dk-dk-default1.aspwhat=dblist]  
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*<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">[http://www.skla.dk/ Sønderborg Kommunes Lokalhistoriske Arkivsamvirke]</span>
*[http://www.danskearkiver.dk/ Sammenslutningen af Lokalarkiver]
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*[http://www.vejlestadsarkiv.dk/ Vejle Stadsarkiv]
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*[http://www.aalborgkommune.dk/Kultur-og-fritid/lokalhistorie/Aalborg-Stadsarkiv/Sider/Aalborg-Stadsarkiv.aspx Aalborg Stadsarkiv]
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== Maps ==
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*[http://www.digdag.dk/ DigDag.dk: Interactive Historical Maps], for an ''English guide'' of how to use the website click [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/b/b7/Digdag%2Bwiki.pdf here]
  
 
== Military Levying Rolls  ==
 
== Military Levying Rolls  ==
  
*[http://homepage.mac.com/sootica/DenmarkFAQ/militaryrecords.html Research Help]
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*[http://www.danishkin.com/ Danish Kin&nbsp;Research Help]
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*[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Danish_Military_Levying_Rolls_(L%C3%A6gdsruller) Military Levying Rolls and Lægdsnummere (Levy Numbers)]
  
 
== Names  ==
 
== Names  ==
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== Occupations  ==
 
== Occupations  ==
  
[http://www.folketimidten.dk/gb.htm Common Danish Occupations found in the census records, with English translations]<br>
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*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/gb.htm Common Danish Occupations found in the census records, with English translations]  
 
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*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg
[http://www.skippere.dk/folder/ Danish Skippers and Officers 1701-1839]  
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*[http://www.skippere.dk/folder/ Danish Skippers and Officers 1701-1839]
  
 
== Parish Special Interest Groups  ==
 
== Parish Special Interest Groups  ==
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== Periodicals  ==
 
== Periodicals  ==
  
[http://www.hvemforskerhvad.dk/ Hvem forsker Hva]  
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*[http://www.hvemforskerhvad.dk/ Hvem forsker Hva]
  
 
== Probate Records  ==
 
== Probate Records  ==
  
*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Digitized Probate Records Online]]  
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Digitized Probate Records Online]]<br>
*[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.  
*[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.
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*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]
 
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== Research Forums (for assistance)  ==
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/index.php FamilySearch Forum]
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*[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.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/RG/Guide/WLDanish.ASP][http://www.um.dk/en Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>
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<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[http://www.danskebilleder.dk/ Danske billeder, et historisk billedarkiv]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>
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<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/index.html Denmark Genealogical Links]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>
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<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/RG/Guide/Denmark.ASP Denmark Research Outline]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>
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== Research Forums (for assistance)<br>  ==
  
<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[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]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>
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*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/forum/list.php?11 DIS-Danmark Forum]
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*[http://www.slaegtogdata.dk/forum Slægt &amp; Data Forum] (run by DIS-Danmark)
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*Denmark Genealogy Facebook page - [https://www.facebook.com/DenmarkGenealogy?fref=ts English version] and [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Danmark-Sl%C3%A6gtsforskning/331893243592525?fref=ts Danish version]
  
<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[http://www.genealogi.dk/index_us.htm Genealogical research in Denmark]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>
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== Research Resources  ==
  
<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/c/ca/German_Gothic_Handwriting_Guide.pdf Gothic Handwriting Resource Guide]  
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*[[Danish Word List|Danish Genealogical Word List]]
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*[http://www.um.dk/en Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>
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*<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[http://www.danskebilleder.dk/ Danske billeder, et historisk billedarkiv]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>
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*<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/index.html Denmark Genealogical Links]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>
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*[[Denmark|<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />Denmark Research Help]]&nbsp;(see the box ''What Are You Looking For?'' &nbsp;for the research guidance)<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><br>
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*<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[http://www.genealogi.dk/index_us.htm Genealogical research in Denmark]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>
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*<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/c/ca/German_Gothic_Handwriting_Guide.pdf Gothic Handwriting Resource Guide]
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*[http://www.danishkin.com/ DanishKin Research Guidance]
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*[http://www.denjyskekirkebog.dk/ Den "Jyske" Kirkebog]
  
 
== 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 island, Sønderborg County]  
 
*[http://www.akvz.de/e107_plugins/akvzdb_menu/akvzdb.php AKVZ Dantenbank]
 
*[http://www.akvz.de/e107_plugins/akvzdb_menu/akvzdb.php AKVZ Dantenbank]
  
 
== Societies  ==
 
== Societies  ==
  
*[http://www.anetavlen.dk/discus/ Anetavlen]
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*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/ DIS-Danmark - Databehandling i Slægtsforskning]<br>
*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/index.asp DIS-Danmark - Databehandling i Slægtsforskning]  
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*[http://www.genealogyindex.dk/ Genealogy Resource Index for Denmark, GRID]
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*[http://www.mydanishroots.com/ MyDanishRoots.com]  
 
*[http://www.mydanishroots.com/ MyDanishRoots.com]  
*[http://www.ssf.dk/links.htm Sammenslutningen af Slægtshistoriske Foreninger]  
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*[http://www.ssf.dk/ Sammenslutningen af Slægtshistoriske Foreninger]  
*[http://www.genealogi.dk/index.htm Samfundet for dansk genealogi og Personalhistorie]  
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*[http://www.genealogi.dk/ Samfundet for dansk genealogi og Personalhistorie]<br>
*[http://www.anetavlen.dk/discus/ Slægtshistorisk Forening for Storkøbenhavn - Anetavlen]
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*[http://www.genealogi-kbh.dk/ Slægtshistorisk Forening for Storkøbenhavn - Forside]  
 
*[http://www.genealogi-kbh.dk/ Slægtshistorisk Forening for Storkøbenhavn - Forside]  
*[http://www.sognetraef.dk/index.asp?a=home SogneTræf]
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*[http://www.sognetraef.dk/index.asp?a=home SogneTræf]  
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*[http://www.slaegtogdata.dk/ Slægt og Data] by DIS Danmark
  
 
== Telephone  ==
 
== Telephone  ==
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== West Indies  ==
 
== West Indies  ==
  
*[http://www.usvi.net/usvi/History/history.html History]  
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*[http://www.usvi.net/st-croix/seven-flags-the-history-of-st-croix/ History]  
 
*[http://www.surtsoedt.dk/ Surt &amp; Sødt]  
 
*[http://www.surtsoedt.dk/ Surt &amp; Sødt]  
 
*[http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0861810.html Virgin Islands The Virgin Islands of the United States]  
 
*[http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0861810.html Virgin Islands The Virgin Islands of the United States]  

Revision as of 15:27, 23 July 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 Atlases and Maps

Danish Gazetteer

Danish Jews

Danish Libraries

Death Notices/Obituaries

Dictionaries

Embassies

Emigration & Immigration

Genealogy

Greenland

History

Insurance

Local Archives

Maps

Military Levying Rolls

Names

News

Occupations

Parish Special Interest Groups

Periodicals

Probate Records

Research Forums (for assistance)

Research Resources

Schleswig-Holstein

Societies

Telephone

Universities

West Indies