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Tracing Ancestors

Tracing your Danish Ancestors

State Archives
The best way to trace your Danish ancestors is by contacting or visiting the State Archives in Denmark. The official web site of the State Archives offers information in English about how to trace your Danish ancestors, services available at the National and Provincial Archives, as well as information about Danish genealogy (basic records, names and handwriting).

Danish Emigration Archives
Offers searchable online databases on Danish emigrants from 1869 to 1940.