Armenia Genealogy

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Armenia is a very old country that has experienced many boundary changes. The original kingdom of Armenia is now divided into Turkey, Iran, and the present-day Republic of Armenia. Part of Armenia was also once incorporated in the boundaries of the U.S.S.R. <br /><br />Armenian research not only impacts those who lived in the country of Armenia, but also all those who belonged to the Armenian Apostolic Church, a large denomination that was prevalent in many countries including Eqypt, Austria, Russia, Indonesia, and England, to name a few. The records from these countries may be in the national language, Latin, or Armenian. Armenian research, is much more wide-spread than many realize.
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Armenia is a very old country that has experienced many boundary changes. The original kingdom of Armenia is now divided into Turkey, Iran, and the present-day Republic of Armenia. Part of Armenia was also once incorporated in the boundaries of the U.S.S.R. <br><br>Armenian research not only impacts those who lived in the country of Armenia, but also all those who belonged to the Armenian Apostolic Church, a large denomination that was prevalent in many countries including Eqypt, Austria, Russia, Indonesia, and England, to name a few. The records from these countries may be in the national language, Latin, or Armenian. Armenian research, is much more wide-spread than many realize.
  
 
=== Featured Article ===
 
=== Featured Article ===
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* '''[[Armenian Alphabet -Hayeren-|The Armenian Alphabet]]''' Learn how to use the 38 letter of the Armenian Alphabet to locate an ancestor's name!
 
* '''[[Armenian Alphabet -Hayeren-|The Armenian Alphabet]]''' Learn how to use the 38 letter of the Armenian Alphabet to locate an ancestor's name!
  
* '''[[Armenian Localities]]'''<br />
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* '''[[Armenian Localities]]'''<br>
* '''[[Armenian Civil Registration Records|Armenian Civil Registration]]'''<br />
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* '''[[Armenian Civil Registration Records|Armenian Civil Registration]]'''<br>
 
* '''[http://www.familysearchwiki.org/../armenian-occupations Armenian Occupations]'''
 
* '''[http://www.familysearchwiki.org/../armenian-occupations Armenian Occupations]'''
 
* '''[[Armenian Census]]'''
 
* '''[[Armenian Census]]'''
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=== Did You Know? ===
 
=== Did You Know? ===
  
 
* Armenia was the first nation to formally adopt Christianity
 
* Armenia was the first nation to formally adopt Christianity
* From April 24th, 1915 until 1921, over 1 million Armenians were killed, totaling almost 80% of the population.<br />
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* From April 24th, 1915 until 1921, over 1 million Armenians were killed, totaling almost 80% of the population.<br>
  
 
=== Useful Websites ===
 
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[http://feefhs.org/ Federation of East European Family History Societies (FEEFHS)]
 
[http://feefhs.org/ Federation of East European Family History Societies (FEEFHS)]
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[[Category: Armenia]]

Revision as of 17:02, 20 December 2007

Armenia is a very old country that has experienced many boundary changes. The original kingdom of Armenia is now divided into Turkey, Iran, and the present-day Republic of Armenia. Part of Armenia was also once incorporated in the boundaries of the U.S.S.R.

Armenian research not only impacts those who lived in the country of Armenia, but also all those who belonged to the Armenian Apostolic Church, a large denomination that was prevalent in many countries including Eqypt, Austria, Russia, Indonesia, and England, to name a few. The records from these countries may be in the national language, Latin, or Armenian. Armenian research, is much more wide-spread than many realize.

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Did You Know?

  • Armenia was the first nation to formally adopt Christianity
  • From April 24th, 1915 until 1921, over 1 million Armenians were killed, totaling almost 80% of the population.

Useful Websites

Armenia Genweb Project

Federation of East European Family History Societies (FEEFHS)