Valsølille Parish, Sorø, Denmark Genealogy

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Valsølille Parish
Stift (diocese) Roskilde Stift
Pastorat (chapelry) Jystrup-Valsølille Pastorat
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Ringsted
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Sorø
Herred (district) Ringsted
Kommune (municipality) Jystrup-Valsølille
1788 – 1793 Lægd number 10
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 22
1870 – Udskrivningskred /Lægd number 2/70
Gods (estate) Ringsted herreds provsti; Skjoldenæsholm gods; Universitetets gods; Grebskabet Ledreborg; Ringsted Herredsret

Place Names

Avnstrup, Avnstrup Huse, Avnstrup, Lb.,

Bendtskov Huse, Bendtskovhus, Bobbehuset, Bodevangshuset , Bomhuset,



Hopolden, Hoppeold, Hoppeold, Gd. Og Hse., Høed, Høed, Lb., Høfd, Højbjerg Skove, Højbjærggaard,

Kalveskov Huse, Keldeskov, Keldeskov Huse, Kjelskov, Klaringen, Klaringen, Hse., Klejnsmedhuse, Klejnsmedhuset, Hse., Kongedamshuset, Krogen, Kudskehus,

Laurentziuslund, Lundehuset, Lurebjerg,

Nebs Mølle, Næbs Mølle,

Oldgaard, Oldhus, Oldhusene, Ovnsbjærg, Hse., Ovsbjerg,

Schultehuset, Skjoldenæsholm, Skjoldenæsholm Teglværk, Skjoldenæsholm, Hgd., Skultehuset, Sparegodthus, Svalmstrup, Svalmstrup, Lb., Svineold, Svineold, Gde., Hse.,

Teglbrænderhuset, Tegldamshuset, Teglhuset, Trøieborghuset, Tydelandshuset, Tysklandshuset,

Valsølille, Valsølille Sø, Valsølille, Lb., Valsølillegaard, Valsølillegaarden, Ventegodthuset, Vesterskov, Vievadshus, Vittenberghuset, Vittenbjerg Vænge

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-Krabsen & Medici. "Krabsens Stednavnebase.",
-Trap, J. P., ed. Kongeriget Danmark, 4te ed. Vol.3, Sorø Amt,
København: G. E. C. Gads Forlag, 1921