Denmark: Death / Burial Records
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Finding the death and burial record for your Danish ancestor is an important step in building the family story. You will always get the names of the deceased with the place of residence at that time. Depending on the circumstances you will get the burial date and possibly the death date. You will find the entry of your ancestors death and burial in the parish records where the death and burial took place.
What will you typically find?
Death / Burial Records Pre-1814
Death / Burial Records 1814 – 1890
Death / Burial Records 1890
See examples of Danish death / burial Records at Denmark: Handwriting Examples