Bahamas Births (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Most of these records date from the time period indicated in the columns below; however, there may be records before and after these dates. Record counts where the locality information was incomplete are included below under the country name. Because of this, you may wish to search only by country.  
 
Most of these records date from the time period indicated in the columns below; however, there may be records before and after these dates. Record counts where the locality information was incomplete are included below under the country name. Because of this, you may wish to search only by country.  
  
As this is an index of records compiled from various sources, it is strongly recommended that you verify the information in original records. Due to privacy laws not all records may be displayed.<br>
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Revision as of 21:10, 8 January 2013

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.
Access the records: Bahamas Births, 1850-1891 .

Contents

Record Description

This index covers events from 1850 through 1891. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

Citation for This Collection

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Genealogical Society of Utah. Bahamas Births. Index based on data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.

This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

Record Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Births and Christenings Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Coverage Table

This collection is a partial index of records for the localities listed below as of April 2010. The table below shows the number of records by locality. Localities not listed may not have any records in this collection.

Most of these records date from the time period indicated in the columns below; however, there may be records before and after these dates. Record counts where the locality information was incomplete are included below under the country name. Because of this, you may wish to search only by country.

As this is an index of records compiled from various sources, it is strongly recommended that you verify the information in original records. Due to privacy laws not all records may be displayed.

Locality Births Deaths*
Acklins 684 0
Bahamas 20,672 28
Berry Islands 0 1
Bimini 0 8
Cat Island 916 0
Crooked Island 696 7
East Grand Bahama 0 0
Exuma 1,610 30
Harbour Island, Eleuthera 2,236 26
Inagua 670 0
Long Island 1,681 0
Ragged Island 288 0
Rum Cay 378 0
San Salvador 1,829 0
Spanish Wells, Eleuthera 318 0
Total 31,978 100

Related Websites

The Bahama Islands GenWeb Project

Related Wiki Articles

Bahamas

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