Denmark, Copenhagen City, Burial Registers, 1805-1968 is a free collection at FamilySearch with a searchable name index and some images for burial records from Copenhagen, Denmark.


Any images will be in Danish and FamilySearch provides these Danish language helps:

Pin it! Here’s an image provided by FamilySearch showing how to read these Danish records in English:
Denmark Burial Records How to Read Danish Records in English 

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What Can I Learn from Denmark Burial Records?

The records usually contain the following information:

  • Name of the deceased
  • Date and time of death
  • Burial date and day of the week
  • Residence
  • Burial place
  • Title or occupation
  • Age
  • Cause of death
  • Itemized burial expenses



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