Dansk Demografisk Database

Search in databases with historical sources

In the Danish Demographic Database you can search for information in different sources. You can search for individuals when you have some information. Furthermore do the persons you are looking for have to be in the databases. The work of adding more records to the databases is a constantly on-going work done primarily by volunteers.

Danish census records from 1787 and onwards.
Information from the Copenhagen police on emigrants from Copenhagen or via Hamburg
Probate Index
From the counties:: Thisted, Viborg, Aalborg, Randers
St. Croix
Censuses from St. Croix
Other databases in Danish  


Dansk Data Arkiv
Islandsgade 10
5000 Odense C

Phone: +45 66 11 30 10
Fax: +45 66 11 30 60
E-mail: mailbox@dda.sa.dk
Opening hours:
Monday - Thursday: 9 - 14:30
Friday: 9 - 13
Weekend and holidays: Closed.