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== Getting started with Bahamas research  ==
 
== Getting started with Bahamas research  ==
  
Independent nation east of Florida and north of Cuba in the North Atlantic Ocean. See https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bf.html  
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Independent nation east of Florida and north of Cuba in the North Atlantic Ocean. See https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bf.html<br>
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[http://www.candoo.com/genresources/ Bahamas genealogical resources]
  
 
== Jurisdictions  ==
 
== Jurisdictions  ==
  
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*Acklins and Crooked Islands<br>
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*Acklins and Crooked Islands<br>  
*Bimini<br>
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*Bimini<br>  
*Cat Island<br>
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*Cat Island<br>  
*Exuma<br>
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*Exuma<br>  
*Freeport<br>
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*Freeport<br>  
*Fresh Creek<br>
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*Fresh Creek<br>  
*Governor's Harbour<br>
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*Governor's Harbour<br>  
*Green Turtle Cay<br>
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*Green Turtle Cay<br>  
*Harbour Island<br>
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*Harbour Island<br>  
*High Rock<br>
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*High Rock<br>  
 
*Inagua
 
*Inagua
  
 
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*Kemps Bay<br>
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*Kemps Bay<br>  
*Long Island<br>
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*Long Island<br>  
*Marsh Harbour<br>
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*Marsh Harbour<br>  
*Mayaguana<br>
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*Mayaguana<br>  
*New Providence<br>
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*New Providence<br>  
*Nichollstown and Berry Islands<br>
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*Nichollstown and Berry Islands<br>  
 
*Ragged Island  
 
*Ragged Island  
*Rock Sound<br>
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*Rock Sound<br>  
*Sandy Point<br>
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*Sandy Point<br>  
 
*San Salvador and Rum Cay<br>
 
*San Salvador and Rum Cay<br>
  
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'''A wiki article descibing this collection is found at:'''
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*[[Bahamas Vital Records Index|Bahamas Births (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]<br>
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*[[Bahamas, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Bahamas: Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]  
 
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*[[Bahamas: Biographies|Biographies]]  
 
*[[Bahamas: Biographies|Biographies]]  
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*[[Bahamas: Probate Records|Probate Records]]  
 
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*[[Bahamas: Schools|Schools]]  
 
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*[[Bahamas: Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]  
 
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Bahamas in its region.png

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Getting started with Bahamas research

Independent nation east of Florida and north of Cuba in the North Atlantic Ocean. See https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bf.html

Bahamas genealogical resources

Jurisdictions

  • Acklins and Crooked Islands
  • Bimini
  • Cat Island
  • Exuma
  • Freeport
  • Fresh Creek
  • Governor's Harbour
  • Green Turtle Cay
  • Harbour Island
  • High Rock
  • Inagua
  • Kemps Bay
  • Long Island
  • Marsh Harbour
  • Mayaguana
  • New Providence
  • Nichollstown and Berry Islands
  • Ragged Island
  • Rock Sound
  • Sandy Point
  • San Salvador and Rum Cay

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A wiki article descibing this collection is found at:


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