Ove Parish, Ålborg, Denmark Genealogy

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Ove (Oue) Parish
Stift (diocese) Aalborg Stift
Pastorat (chapelry) Oue-Valsgaard Pastorat
Amt (county) 1662 - 1793 Aalborghus
Amt (county) 1794 - 1970 Ålborg
Herred (district) Hindsted
Kommune (municipality) Add here
1788 – 1793 Lægd number 76
1794 – 1869 Lægd number 62
1870 – Udskrivningskred /Lægd number 5/411
Gods (estate) Dalsgård gods; Vivebrogård gods; Visborggård gods; Nørlund gods; Hindsted herreds provsti; Viffertsholm gods; Hellum Herredsret; Hindsted Herredsret; Ovegård gods

Place Names

Bakkely, Barsbøl, Barsbøl Høje, Baunehøjgaard, Bavnehøj, Bavnehøjgaard, Bjørnkær, Bredkilde, Brokhøje

Damsgaard, Doverhøjgaard


Grøndal, Grøndalsgaard, Grønhøj

Hindsted Høj, Holbækgaard, Holmgaard, Holtet, Hovtved, Hovtvedlund, Hunhøj, Hølhagehus, Høllet


Karlseje, Karlshaab, Karls Mølle, Kielstrup, Kielstrup Mark, Kielstrup Sø, Kirkehøjgaard, Kukhøj

Langbakkegaard, Lundsgaard, Lundshøj, Laaenhus, Løvdal

Mariebjerg, Møllehøj

Nagentoft, Nygaard, Nyhus, Nyvang, Nørgaard, Nørrevang

Oplandsgaard, Oplev Kirke, Oplevgaard, Ove, Ovegaard, Ovegaard Mølle, Ovegaard Skov, Overkarls


Rinddalsgaard, Rindshøj, Rævebakke

Skovgaard, Sofiendal, Solhøje, Stinesminde, Stolpehøj, Stubberup, Stubberup Bæk, Søhøje, Søldalsgaard

Tanbæk, Tinggaard, Tinghøj, Tyrhøj


Villestrup Aa, Vindelev Høje, Vivebrogaard Skov

Øksnebjerg, Øksnebjerggaard

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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.