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Parish registers and population censuses in the Danish State Archives

All traditional Danish church records to 1925 are included in the digitization project. A previous “Free” Registration is required. Censuses are 1787 to 1925 available. The Danish Demographic Database provides a search of various sources: Census, an emigrant database and the immigrants. In the census, only the historic areas of the Kingdom of Denmark, but not the territory of the former duchy of Schleswig to Denmark, which is now, contain.



The population of the German Empire after the census 1910

Census look back on a long tradition. For tax estimates and the census was a so-called “Censor” responsible, that was the responsible officer in the Roman Empire. In our country, was a first attempt at a census 1449 started in Nuremberg. In later censuses, the number of fires detected, it was estimated that the average number of persons per fire (Household) The pastors led so-called soul books, family later books. These were also the number and age of children detained. Mit der Zählung der Landbewohner Preußens begann  [...]