Ål Parish, Ribe, Denmark Genealogy

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Ål Parish
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Amt 1662 - 1793 Riberhus
Amt 1794 - 1970 Ribe
Herred Vester Horne
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1788 – 1793 Lægd number 50-51
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 50-51
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Place Names

Aal, Aal Kirke, Aal Klitplantage,
Barnsø, Bavn, Bavnhøj, Billumvad, Borre, Breddal, Broeng, Børsmose, Børsmose Plantage, Børsmose Strand,
Filsø Avlsgaard, Fredtoft,
Gammelager Bjerg, Gammelhus Bjerge, Gedbjerg, Gejlbjerg, Graamul Bjerg, Grærup, Grærup Strand,
Hedelund, Hesselmed, Hesselmed Mark, Holmsø, Hvidebjerge,
Jegum, Jegum Ferieland,
Kærgaard, Kærgaard Klitplantage,
Langsø, Løkkegaard,
Markskel, Mussø,
Nygaard, Ny Stampemølle, Nørreenge,
Ragebjerg, Rævsande, Rævsbjerg,
Skødstrup, Storbæk, Store Brik, Søhuse, Sølager Sø, Sønderbøl, Søvig Sund,
Tinghøje, Traneholm, Troldholm,
Vester Vrøgum, Vigtoft, Vrøgum, Vrøgum Klitplantage,
Øster Vrøgum,

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Family History Library Records

Click Denmark, Ribe Records for 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, Ribe" and then select your parish.


Krabsens Stednavnebase (http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/)
J.P. Trap, Danmark, Femte Udgave 1965 Ribe Amt.