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Guide to Ain, France ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.



Ain is a department named after the Ain River on the eastern edge of France in the region Rhône-Alpes.The Department was created during the French Revolution and is subdivided into 9 districts, 49 cantons and 501 communes


Church Records and Civil Registration

  • Registres paroissiaux et état civil 
  • Recensements 1836-1906 
  • Listes électorales 1890-1910 
  • Registres matricules 1867-1908 
  • Tables de successions 1834-1959 
  • Cartes postales, estampes, photos, films 
  • Cartes et plans cadastraux 1806-1867



Web Sites

Family History Centers  

  • Introduction to LDS Family History Centers
  • Centre d'Histoire Familiale de Chalons-sur Saône, 32 rue de la Motte 71100 CHALON-SUR-SAONE, France +33 -03-85 43 20 90
  • Centre d'Histoire Familiale de Lyon,10 avenue de Verdun
    69130 ECULLY, FRANCE +33 04 78 33 31 79
  • Centre d'Histoire Familiale de Genèvem 32 avenue Louis-Casaï
    COINTRIN, 1216 SWITZERLAND +41 22-798-6357


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