South Africa, KwaZulu Natal Indian Birth Returns (FamilySearch Historical Records)Edit This Page
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This collection includes birth returns of Indian South Africans from the papers of the Protector of Indian Immigration at the KwaZulu-Natal Archives from 1894-1954. Indian South Africans are people from the country of India living in South Africa, particularly in and around the city of Durban.
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- South Africa, KwaZulu Natal. Protector of Indian Immigration. Indian Birth Returns. KwaZulu Natal Archives, Durban.
Key genealogical facts found in this collection usually contains the following information:
- Place and date of birth
- Name of child
- Name of parents
- Father's Occupation
- Parent's Residence
- Date of registration
How to Use the Record
Records are arranged by volume number and year range. The year range coincides with the year that the birth was registered with the government and not with the actual year of birth.
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Look at the images one by one 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.
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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.
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