Ullerslev Parish, Svendborg, Denmark Genealogy

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Until January 1, 2007 Ullerslev municipality was a municipality in the former Funen County, on the east coast of the island of Funen, in central Denmark.The main town and site of its municipal council was the town of Ullerslev.
The municipality was created in 1970 as the result of a Municipality Reform that merged a number of existing parishes, Ellinge, Flødstrup, Skellerup and Ullerslev.
Ullerslev municipality ceased to exist as the result of The Municipality Reform of 2007 when it was merged with Nyborg and Ørbæk municipalities to form a new Nyborg municipality. The new municipality belongs to Region of Southern Denmark.

Ullerslev Parish
Stift (diocese) Fyens Stift
Pastorat (chapelry) Flødstrup-Ullerslev Pastorat
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Nyborg
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Svendborg
Herred (district) Vindinge
Kommune (municipality) Add here
1788 – 1793 Lægd number 57
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 57
1870 – Udskrivningskred /Lægd number 3/77
Gods (estate) Juelsberg gods; Rørbæk gods; Østergård gods; Sanderumgård gods; Skovsbo gods på Fyn; Hindemae gods; Ulriksholm gods

Place Names

Bondemose, Bøgeskov,








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- Krabsen & Medici. "Krabsens Stednavnebase." <http://www.krabsen.dk/stednavnebase/> Apr 2012

- Trap, J. P., ed. Kongeriget Danmark, 4d ed. Vol. 4, Maribo, Odense, og Svenborg Amt. København: G. E. C. Gads Forlag, 1923.