Frederiksberg Skt. Lukas Parish, København, Denmark Genealogy

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Guide to Frederiksberg Skt.Lukas, Denmark ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.


On 21 May 1897, Skt. Lukas parish was created from Frederiksberg parish.

The following is a chronological list of changes to the parish:

  • 1908 - part of the parish went to Solbjerg parish
  • 1909 - part of the parish went to Godthåbs parish. A part of Skt. Thomas parish was annexed by Skt. Lukas parish.
  • 21 March 1931 - a portion of Godthåbs parish was added to the parish.
  • 1935 - the boundary between Skt. Lukas and Skt. Thomas parishes were reestablished.

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Christian Richardts Vej

Falkoner Alle, Falkonervænget, Folkvarsvej

Godthaabs Have, Godthaabsvej

Helgesvej, Hostrupsvej



Roarsvej, Rolfs Plads, Rolfsvej

Sankt Nikolaj Vej, Sindshvilevej


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