Rind Parish, Ringkøbing, Denmark Genealogy

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Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Lundenæs
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Ringkøbing
Herred (district) Hammerum
Kommune (municipality) Rind
1788 – 1793 Lægd number 39
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 29
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Place Names:

Ballehede, Bavnehøj, Birkebæk Plantage, Bunke, Bærslund, Donsig, Dronning Louises Høj, Egebjerg, Elmholt, Enkommenhøj, Fejerskov Huse, Fejersokv Gaarde, Feldbak, Fjederholt, Fjederholt søndre Plantage, Fjederholt Å, Fladhøj, Gammelbosig, Godrum, Granly, Gunderup, Hallund Bæk, Hamborg, Hjortsballehøje, Holt, Holt Plantage, Høgild Vester-, Høgild Øster-, Høgildgaard, Høgildgaard Plantage, Højbjerg, Jyndevad Plantage, Kaallund, Kallun, Kideris, Kidris Møllegaard, Klinkhøje, Knudmose, Knudmose Huse, Kollund, Kollund Kirke, Kollund, Nørre-, Kovstrup, Kæltringehuset, Kærgaard, Kølkær, Kølkær Kirke, Kølkær Mose, Langbjerg, St.-,  Lind, Lind Hede, Lind, Nørre-, Lind Vester-, Lind Øster-, Lybæk, Malmkær, Medelhedegaard, Mosehuse, Møllegaard, Mørup, Nedergaard, Nygaard, Nørre Kollund, Nørre Lind, Nørre Vejen, Okkels, Orneborg, Overgaard, Rind Kirkehus, Rind Plantage, Rind Præstegaard, Rind Å, Rindshøje, Sandgaard, Skallebjerg, Skjoldborg, Skærbæk, Slukefter, Slumstrup, Spillemandshøj, Stokkildhoved, Store Langbjerg, Store Nørlund, Mark Svendlund, Syvhøjene, Søby, Søby Mark, Søby Sø, Søby Å, Søbygaard, Søbylund, Sømose, Sønder Vejen, Søndergaard, Sønderlund, Søstergaard, Tavlundhøje, Tokommenhøj, Tovsvig, Tranbjerg, Trehuse, Trædagre, Trædhøj, Vejen Liden-, Vejen Nørre- ,Vejen Sønder-, Vester Høgild, Vester Lind, Vesterdam, Vigshøj, Voulund, Ørkenarboretet, Ørneborg, Øster Høgild

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-Krabsen & Medici. "Krabsens Stednavnebase."
-Trap, J. P., ed. Kongeriget Danmark, 4te ed. Vol.8, Ringkøbing Amt,
København: G. E. C. Gads Forlag, 1928