Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)Edit This Page

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Title in the Language of the Records

Noord-Holland Burgerlijke Stand

Record Description

The collection covers the years 1811 to 1950 but the years vary within each municipality and record type.

Civil registration of births, marriages, and deaths. Also includes ten year indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, and marriage supplements.

For a list of records by localities, record types and dates currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

How to Use

To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate "Municipality"
⇒Select the appropriate "Record Type and Years" which takes you to the images.
Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors 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.

Record Content, History and Use

For information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article Netherlands Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Civil Registrations in Nearby Localities

Known Issues with This Collection

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Related Websites

  • Genver - This website can help simplify getting to the correct location in this collection. (Website is in Dutch.)
  • Dutch Genealogy

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Contributions to This Article

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.


Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Rijksarchief te Haarlem.


A full bibliographic record is available in the Family History Library Catalog.


 

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