Øls Parish, Ålborg, Denmark

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Øls Parish
Stift (diocese) Århus Stift
Pastorat (chapelry) Øls-Hørby-Døstrup Pastorat
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Aalborghus
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Ålborg
Herred (district) Hindsted
Kommune (municipality) Add here
1788 – 1793 Lægd number 82
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 68
1870 – Udskrivningskred / Lægd number 5/418
Gods (estate) Byfoged Jens Hostrups gods; Tjele gods; Trinderup gods; Trinderup gods; Hindsted herreds provsti

Place Names


Blæsborg, Brøndum Hedeagre


Fredlyst, Fædal, Fædalgaard, Fædalhus

Gammel Snehøj, Granhøjgaard, Grydhøj

Hald Tostrup, Hvilhøj, Hvilhøjgaard


Kjeldsminde, Krogsagergaard

Løjbjerg, Løjbjerggaard


Onsild Aa, Overbækgaard

Rishøj, Rishøjgaard

Snehøjgaard, Storkebakke, Stovgaardsminde, Søgaard

Tostrup Hovgaard, Tostruplund

Vestergaard, Vestersø, Virkelyst

Øls, Øls Krat, Øls Skæppe

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

- Trap, J. P., ed. Kongeriget Danmark, 3d ed. Vol. 4, Hjørring, Thisted, Aalborg, Viborg og Randers Amter. København: G. E. C. Gads Forlag, 1901.