Barbados Genealogy

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== Getting started with Barbados research  ==
 
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Independent island nation in the Lesser Antilles, West Indies, east of the central Windward Islands, northeast of Venezuela between the Caribbean Sea and North Atlantic Ocean.<ref>https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bb.html</ref>  
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Independent island nation in the Lesser Antilles, West Indies, east of the central Windward Islands, northeast of Venezuela between the Caribbean Sea and North Atlantic Ocean.<ref>https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bb.html</ref> Many colonial American immigrants lived for a time in Barbados before coming up to the North American continent.
  
 
[http://yourarchives.nationalarchives.gov.uk/index.php?title=Colonial_Ancestry "Colonial Ancestry"] in [http://yourarchives.nationalarchives.gov.uk/index.php?title=Home_page Your Archives] (The National Archives wiki) has tips about finding records for Barbados.  
 
[http://yourarchives.nationalarchives.gov.uk/index.php?title=Colonial_Ancestry "Colonial Ancestry"] in [http://yourarchives.nationalarchives.gov.uk/index.php?title=Home_page Your Archives] (The National Archives wiki) has tips about finding records for Barbados.  
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[[Bridgetown, Barbados|Bridgetown (city)]] &#124; [[Christ Church Parish, Barbados|Christ Church]] &#124; [[Saint Andrew Parish, Barbados|Saint Andrew]] &#124; [[Saint George Parish, Barbados|Saint George]] &#124; [[Saint James Parish, Barbados|Saint James]] &#124; [[Saint John Parish, Barbados|Saint John]] &#124; [[Saint Joseph Parish, Barbados|Saint Joseph]] &#124; [[Saint Lucy Parish, Barbados|Saint Lucy]] &#124; [[Saint Michael Parish, Barbados|Saint Michael]] &#124; [[Saint Peter Parish, Barbados|Saint Peter]] &#124; [[Saint Philip Parish, Barbados|Saint Philip]] &#124; [[Saint Thomas Parish, Barbados|Saint Thomas]]  
 
[[Bridgetown, Barbados|Bridgetown (city)]] &#124; [[Christ Church Parish, Barbados|Christ Church]] &#124; [[Saint Andrew Parish, Barbados|Saint Andrew]] &#124; [[Saint George Parish, Barbados|Saint George]] &#124; [[Saint James Parish, Barbados|Saint James]] &#124; [[Saint John Parish, Barbados|Saint John]] &#124; [[Saint Joseph Parish, Barbados|Saint Joseph]] &#124; [[Saint Lucy Parish, Barbados|Saint Lucy]] &#124; [[Saint Michael Parish, Barbados|Saint Michael]] &#124; [[Saint Peter Parish, Barbados|Saint Peter]] &#124; [[Saint Philip Parish, Barbados|Saint Philip]] &#124; [[Saint Thomas Parish, Barbados|Saint Thomas]]  
  
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Barbados&nbsp;played a key role in the triangular trade.&nbsp;
  
 
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Getting started with Barbados research

Independent island nation in the Lesser Antilles, West Indies, east of the central Windward Islands, northeast of Venezuela between the Caribbean Sea and North Atlantic Ocean.[1] Many colonial American immigrants lived for a time in Barbados before coming up to the North American continent.

"Colonial Ancestry" in Your Archives (The National Archives wiki) has tips about finding records for Barbados.

Parishes

Christ Church ParishSaint Michael ParishSaint George ParishSaint John ParishSaint Philip ParishSaint Joseph ParishSaint Thomas ParishSaint James ParishSaint Andrew ParishSaint Peter ParishSaint Lucy ParishMapofbarbados.gif

Bridgetown (city) | Christ Church | Saint Andrew | Saint George | Saint James | Saint John | Saint Joseph | Saint Lucy | Saint Michael | Saint Peter | Saint Philip | Saint Thomas

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  1. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bb.html