Roskilde County, Denmark Genealogy

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Roskilde County

Guide to Roskilde ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.



Roskilde County is a former county on the island of Zealand in eastern Denmark. In 1970 the county was recreated by the Communal Reform Act. The county was abolished effective January 1, 2007, when it merged into Region Zealand.

Archives, Societies, and Libraries

(enter archive, society, library contact information)

Census Records


  • Ramsø Herred
  • Sømme Herred
  • Tune Herred
  • Voldborg Herred



Map of parishes

Church Records

Probate Records


  • Barfredshøj
  • Benzonseje (Benzondal) now Risbyholm
  • Duebrødre kloster
  • Gammel Lellingegård
  • Gjeddesdal
  • Heignet
  • Hejnstrupgård
  • Kappelgårdene
  • Kornerupgård
  • Krabbesholm
  • Ledregård
  • Roskilde Adelige Jomfrukloster
  • Roskilde domkirkes gods
  • Ryegård
  • Skullerupholm
  • Spanager
  • Stenkelstrup
  • Svenstrup
  • Vibygård
  • Åstrup