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Title in the Language of the Record

Nederland, Provincie Limburg Certificaten van nationaliteit

Record Description

This Collection will include records from 1860 to 1913.

Certificates of Dutch Nationals and their children who lived and worked in other countries, principally Germany and Belgium. Information includes name, date and place of birth or age, residence, and occupation. Many certificates also contain the name, date and place of birth of parents, spouse, and children. Only surnames Aacken to Kicken are included in the collection.

For a list of records by surname currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Record Content

Records may include the following information:

  • Full name
  • Name of spouse
  • Place and date of birth
  • Place and date of birth of parents
  • Place of residence
  • Occupation
  • Date of registration

How to Use the Record

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⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the "Surname Range" which will take you to the images.

Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Dutch or Flemish. For help with reading the records, see the following resources:

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Don't overlook FHL Place Netherlands, Limburg items or FHL Keyword Netherlands, Limburg items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Netherlands Archives and Libraries.

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Citations for This Collection

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Collection citation:

"Netherlands, Limburg Province Certificates of Nationality." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Regionaal Historisch Centrum, Limburg [Limburg Regional History Center, Maastricht].

Image citation:

The citation for an image is available on each image in this collection by clicking Show Citation at the bottom left of the image screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Netherlands, Limburg Province Certificates of Nationality.

A full bibliographic record is available in the FamilySearch Catalog.


 

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