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''[[Denmark|Denmark]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'''''Danish Research Websites'''  
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With an estimated 60% of Danes using the internet daily, combined with the huge popularity of family history research in [[Denmark Genealogy|Denmark]], the Danes have created a wealth of great online research tools. Here is a list of great websites useful to Danish Research:
  
With an estimated 60% of Danes using the internet daily, combined with the huge popularity of family history research in [[Denmark|Denmark]], the Danes have created a wealth of great online research tools. Here is a list of great websites useful to Danish Research:
 
  
 
== Archives  ==
 
== Archives  ==
  
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*[http://www.danishfamilysearch.com/ Danish Family Search]
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/ Rigsarkivet]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/ Rigsarkivet]  
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/us/ The National Archives]  
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*[https://www.sa.dk/en/home/online The National Archives]  
*[http://lists.webjunction.org/libweb/Denmark.html Libraries on the Web]  
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*[http://www.lib-web.org/europe/scandinavia/denmark/ Libraries on the Web]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver Links to the Landsarkiv]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver Links to the Landsarkiv]  
*[http://www.danskearkiver.dk/vejviser/index.htm Local Archives]  
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*[http://www.danskearkiver.dk/index.asp?textfield=Lokalarkiver&ID=53&image.x=0&image.y=0 Local Archives]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_fyn Landsarkivet for Fyn]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_fyn Landsarkivet for Fyn]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_norrejylland Landsarkivet for Nørrejylland]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_norrejylland Landsarkivet for Nørrejylland]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sjalland_lolland-falster_og_bornholm Landsarkivet for Sjælland, Lolland-Falster og Bornholm]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sjalland_lolland-falster_og_bornholm Landsarkivet for Sjælland, Lolland-Falster og Bornholm]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sonderjylland Landsarkivet for Sønderjylland]  
 
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/dk/om_statens_arkiver/organisation/landsarkiverne/landsarkivet_for_sonderjylland Landsarkivet for Sønderjylland]  
*[http://www.sa.dk/content/us/ Danish State Archives in English]  
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*[https://www.sa.dk/en/ Danish State Archives in English]  
 
*[http://ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm The Danish Demographical Database ]<br>
 
*[http://ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm The Danish Demographical Database ]<br>
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== Atlases and Maps  ==
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*[http://www.digdag.dk/ Maps showing historical administration (DigDag)]
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*[http://gst.dk/ Danish Geodata Agency]
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*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/kort/kort.htm DIS-Danmark - Kort over Danmarks amter]
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*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281662-1793%29 Danmarks amter (1662-1793)]
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*[http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danmarks_amter_%281793-1970%29 Danmarks amter (1793-1970)]<br>
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*[http://www.geog.port.ac.uk/hist-bound/ index]<br>
  
 
== Bornholm  ==
 
== Bornholm  ==
  
 
*[http://www.kirkebog.dk/ Bornholmske Kirkebøger]
 
*[http://www.kirkebog.dk/ Bornholmske Kirkebøger]
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== Census  ==
 
== Census  ==
  
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*[http://www.danishfamilysearch.com/ Danish Family Search - available in English and mostly indexed]
 
*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Danish Census Records Online]]  
 
*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Danish Census Records Online]]  
 
*[[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]&nbsp;or&nbsp;[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd.htm Danish version]  
 
*[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm Danish Demographic Database - English version]&nbsp;or&nbsp;[http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd.htm Danish version]  
*[http://www.progenealogists.com/denmark/1700/censusindex.html Danish 1700 Census: males only]
 
 
*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]  
 
*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
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== Church Records  ==
 
== Church Records  ==
  
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*[http://www.danishfamilysearch.com/ Danish Family Search - available in English and mostly indexed]
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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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*[https://www.slaegtogdata.dk/kilder DIS-Danmark - Kilder ](DIS Denmark - Sources)  
 
*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]  
 
*[http://aurelia-clemons.dk/ Extracted Records by Aurelia Clemons]  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
*[http://www.skla.dk/pages/slaegtsportal.php SKLA's family portal]
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*[http://www.skla.dk/pages/slaegtsportal.php SKLA's family portal]
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*[http://www.alsnissen.dk/ Alsnissen]
  
 
== Civil Registration  ==
 
== Civil Registration  ==
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Digitized Court Records Online]]
 
*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Digitized Court Records Online]]
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== Danish American Sources  ==
 
== Danish American Sources  ==
  
*[http://www.elca.org/Who-We-Are/History/ELCA-Archives/Regional-Archives.aspx ELCA Archives]  
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*[http://download.elca.org/ELCA%20Resource%20Repository/ELCA_Regional_Archives.pdf ELCA Archives]  
*[http://www.danishamericanarchive.com/default.asp Danish American Archives]
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*[http://danishamericanarchive.com/collections/ Danish American Archives]
 
 
== Danish Atlases and Maps  ==
 
 
 
*[http://www.digdag.dk/ Maps showing historical administration (DigDag)]
 
*[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://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)]<br>
 
*[http://www.geog.port.ac.uk/hist-bound/ index]<br>
 
 
 
== Danish Gazetteer  ==
 
 
 
*[[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.byhistorie.dk/kommuner/ Danmarks lokaladministration 1660-2007]
 
*[http://www.dkconline.dk/ Fund og Fortidsminder]
 
*[http://www.sogn.dk/ Sogneportalen]
 
 
 
== Danish Jews  ==
 
 
 
*[http://www.jewishgen.org/jgs-denmark/ JGS Denmark - index]
 
 
 
== Danish Libraries  ==
 
 
 
*[http://www.lib-web.org/Denmark.html LibWeb Denmark]
 
  
 
== Death Notices/Obituaries  ==
 
== Death Notices/Obituaries  ==
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*[http://www.freelang.net/online/danish.php Freelang - Danish]  
 
*[http://www.freelang.net/online/danish.php Freelang - Danish]  
 
*[http://translate.google.com/#da/en/ translate.google.com/#da/en/]
 
*[http://translate.google.com/#da/en/ translate.google.com/#da/en/]
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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]
 
*[http://goscandinavia.about.com/od/denmar1/tp/danishembassies.htm Danish Embasies on Denmark.dk Find a Danish Embassy here.url]
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== Emigration &amp; Immigration  ==
 
== Emigration &amp; Immigration  ==
  
*[http://www.emiarch.dk/home.php3?l=en Danish Emigration Archives]  
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*[http://www.udvandrerarkivet.dk/forside/ Danish Emigration Archives]  
 
*[http://dkmuseum.org/ Danish Immigrant Museum]  
 
*[http://dkmuseum.org/ Danish Immigrant Museum]  
 
*[[Hamburg Passenger Lists]]  
 
*[[Hamburg Passenger Lists]]  
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*[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]<br>
 
*[http://www.genea.dk/ostjysk/ Østjyske vandriner]<br>
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== Gazetteer  ==
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*[[Denmark|FamilySearch Wiki's Gazetteer]]&nbsp;(see the map under the heading ''Jurisdictions'' on the page)
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*[http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/ Krabsens stednavnebase]
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*[http://www.byhistorie.dk/kommuner/ Danmarks lokaladministration 1660-2007]
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*[http://www.dkconline.dk/ Fund og Fortidsminder]
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*[http://www.sogn.dk/ Sogneportalen]
  
 
== Genealogy  ==
 
== Genealogy  ==
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*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/ Denmark Genealogy Links]  
 
*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/denmark/ Denmark Genealogy Links]  
 
*[http://www.skla.dk/pages/slaegtsportal.php SKLA's Family portal]  
 
*[http://www.skla.dk/pages/slaegtsportal.php SKLA's Family portal]  
*[http://www.feefhs.org/links/denmark.html Denmark Genealogy Resources]
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*[http://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.yourfamilyconnection.com/danish.htm Danish Genealogical Research] (by Your Family Connection)
 
*[http://www.yourfamilyconnection.com/danish.htm Danish Genealogical Research] (by Your Family Connection)
  
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
*[http://forside.kvinfo.dk/ Danish Women's History]  
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*[http://www.iisg.nl/w3vlwomenshistory/denmark.html Danish Women's History]  
 
*[http://www.rosengade.dk/ Rosengade] history and historical pictures (Copenhagen)  
 
*[http://www.rosengade.dk/ Rosengade] history and historical pictures (Copenhagen)  
 
*[http://danmarkskirker.natmus.dk/ Danmarks Kirker]
 
*[http://danmarkskirker.natmus.dk/ Danmarks Kirker]
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*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Fire Insurance Records Digitized Online]]
 
*[[Digitized Danish Records Online - Arkivalieronline|Fire Insurance Records Digitized Online]]
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== Jews  ==
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*[http://www.jgs-danmark.dk/ JGS Denmark - index]
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== Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.lib-web.org/Denmark.html LibWeb Denmark]
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== Local Archives  ==
 
== Local Archives  ==
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*[http://www.vejlestadsarkiv.dk/ Vejle Stadsarkiv]  
 
*[http://www.vejlestadsarkiv.dk/ Vejle Stadsarkiv]  
 
*[http://www.aalborgkommune.dk/Kultur-og-fritid/lokalhistorie/Aalborg-Stadsarkiv/Sider/Aalborg-Stadsarkiv.aspx Aalborg Stadsarkiv]
 
*[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://www.danishkin.com/ Danish Kin&nbsp;Research Help]  
 
*[http://www.danishkin.com/ Danish Kin&nbsp;Research Help]  
*[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Danish_Military_Levying_Rolls_(L%C3%A6gdsruller) Military Levying Rolls and Lægdsnummere (Levy Numbers)]
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*[[Danish Military Levying Rolls (Lægdsruller)|Military Levying Rolls and Lægdsnummere (Levy Numbers)]]
  
 
== Names  ==
 
== Names  ==
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*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/gb.htm Common Danish Occupations found in the census records, with English translations]  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/gb.htm Common Danish Occupations found in the census records, with English translations]  
 
*[http://www.folketimidten.dk/ Folket i midten] extracted records for Århus, Skanderborg, and Viborg  
 
*[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://skippere.dk/ 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.universitypress.dk/shop/hvem-forsker-hvad-47c1.html Hvem forsker Hva]
  
 
== Probate Records  ==
 
== Probate Records  ==
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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>  
 
*<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>  
 
*[[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>  
 
*[[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>  
*<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;" />[http://www.genealogi.dk/index.php/genealogi Genealogical research in Denmark]<span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> </span>  
 
*<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]  
 
*<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]  
*[http://www.danishkin.com/ DanishKin Research Guidance]  
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*[http://www.danishkin.com/ DanishKin Research Guidance]
*[http://www.denjyskekirkebog.dk/ Den "Jyske" Kirkebog]
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*[http://www.dis-danmark.dk/index.php dis-danmark.dk] a portal to many sites.
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE112191 Scandinavian Records Extraction]
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*[http://www.danishfamilysearch.com/ Danish Family Search]
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*[http://www.mydanishroots.com/ My Danish Roots]
  
 
== Schleswig-Holstein  ==
 
== Schleswig-Holstein  ==
  
*[http://www.schleswig-holstein.de/archive/lash/ Landesregierung Schleswig-Holstein] This site is in German.  
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*[http://www.schleswig-holstein.de/EN/Home/home_node.html;jsessionid=F7942DA16247 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 island, Sønderborg County]  
 
*[http://www.alsnissen.dk/default.asp?side=1 Research on Als island, Sønderborg County]  
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*[http://www.sognetraef.dk/index.asp?a=home SogneTræf]  
 
*[http://www.sognetraef.dk/index.asp?a=home SogneTræf]  
 
*[http://www.slaegtogdata.dk/ Slægt og Data] by DIS Danmark
 
*[http://www.slaegtogdata.dk/ Slægt og Data] by DIS Danmark
 
== Telephone  ==
 
 
*[http://www.909.dk/ danish telephone dir]
 
*[http://www.degulesider.dk/yp/Dgs/Front De Gule Sider ®]
 
*[http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/europe/european-union/denmark/telephone.htm Denmark Telephone Code]
 
  
 
== Universities  ==
 
== Universities  ==
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*[http://www.usvi.net/st-croix/seven-flags-the-history-of-st-croix/ History]  
 
*[http://www.usvi.net/st-croix/seven-flags-the-history-of-st-croix/ History]  
*[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]  
 
*[http://www.zum.de/whkmla/region/caribbean/danvi16251815.html WHKMLA History of Danish West Indies, 1625-1814]
 
*[http://www.zum.de/whkmla/region/caribbean/danvi16251815.html WHKMLA History of Danish West Indies, 1625-1814]
  
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Denmark Gotoarrow.pngDanish Research Websites

Denmark Research Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Denmark Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources

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:


Archives

Atlases and Maps

Bornholm


Census

Church Records

Civil Registration

Copenhagen

Court Records


Danish American Sources

Death Notices/Obituaries

Dictionaries


Embassies


Emigration & Immigration

Gazetteer

Genealogy

Greenland

History

Insurance


Jews

Libraries


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

Universities

West Indies