Hellig Kors Parish København, København, Denmark

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Hellig Kors Parish København, København, DenmarkHellig Kors

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Guide to Hellig Kors, Denmark ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

History

Hellig Kors parish was established on 7 January 1890. The parish was created from parts of Skt. Johannes and Skt. Stefans parishes.

The following is a chronological list of changes to the parish:

  • 1905 - parts of the parish were used to create the new parishes of Blågårds and Brorsons.
  • 1918 - part of the parish was given to the newly established Bethlehems parish.

(Write information such as: how old the parish is, interesting facts about the parish, what alternate names it has, or any boundary changes.)

Hellig Kors Parish
Jurisdictions
Stift (diocese) Københavns Stift
Pastorat (chapelry) Hellig Kors Pastorat
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Add here
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Copenhagen City
Herred (district) Add here
Kommune (municipality) Add here
1788 – 1793 Lægd number Add here
1794 – 1869 Lægd number Add here
Gods (estate) Add here


Place Names

Aalykkes Passage

Baggesensgade, Bangertsgade

Gartnergade, Griffenfeldsgade

Hans Tavsens Gade

Jagtvej, Jesper Brochmands Gade

Kapelvej, Korsgade

Nørrebrogade

Prins Jørgens Gade

Rantzausgade

Skyttegade, Slotsgade, Solitudevej, Stengade, Struenseegade

Tjørnegade

Vævergade

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

  • Surrounding Parishes


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:
FamilySearch offers free online lessons about reading old Danish handwriting: Reading Scandinavian Gothic Handwritten Records Lesson 1: Scandinavian Gothic Letters, Lesson 2: Names, Words, and Dates, and Lesson 3: Handwritten Records
  • 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, København Records for a full listing of records at the Family History Librarythat may be digitized. Check back occasionally to see if your records have become available. In the meantime, some of them might be available at a Family History Center near you.
Click on "Places within Denmark, København" and then select your parish.

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