Harlev Parish, Århus, Denmark Genealogy

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Denmark
Århus
Harlev

History

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Harlev Parish
Jurisdictions
Stift (diocese) Add here
Pastorat (chapelry) Add here
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Skanderborg
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Århus
Herred (district) Framlev
Kommune (municipality) Add here
1788 – 1793 Lægd number 50
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 128
Gods (estate) Framlev herreds provsti; Skanderborgske rytterdistrikt gods; Marselisborg birk; Hasle Herredsret; Vester Lisbjerg Herredsret; Framlev Herredsret; Sabro Herredsret


Place Names

Brokær, Framlev, Gammel Harlev, Haldgaard, Harlev, Harlevgaard, Harlevholm, Harlev Mark, Harlev Mølle, Ludvigsholm, Skiby, Skibygaard, Stallinggaard, Stavslet, Strongelsbjerg, Tarskovmølle, Taastrup, Taastrupgaard, Taastrup Sø

To see what kind of place it is you will need a Danish Gazetteer.

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Birth, Marriage, and Death Online Records

  • Free Online Database:
The vast majority of research you do in Denmark will be in church parish registers, which are held in the Danish State Archives available online at ARKIVALIERONLINE. Select your county and parish from the drop-down lists.
  • Help Reading Danish Records:
Denmark Parish Register Headings provides translated examples of parish headings. You will be able to interpret much of what is in the records using these headings. Danish Word List covers typical terms found in the records. Fixed and Moveable Feast Days for: Denmark will help you translate dates written in feast day form. Denmark surnames are patronymic and change every generation, so carefully study Denmark Names, Personal.
  • Help Reading Old Handwriting:
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  • Knowing What to Look for Next:
To understand the best research strategies for these records, see Denmark Church Records Christenings Guide.


Collections

  • Lægdsruller, Danish Military Levying Rolls, is a census of men eligible to join military (1789-1932)
What's on Lægdsruller and Søruller
Danish Military Levying Rolls (Lægdsruller)

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Family History Library Records

Click Denmark, Århus 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, Århus" and then select your parish.


References

-Krabsen & Medici. "Krabsens Stednavnebase." http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/, Dec 2011

-Trap, J. P., ed. Kongeriget Danmark, 4d ed. Vol.7, Aarhus og Vejle Amt, København: G. E. C. Gads Forlag, 1920