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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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[[Image:GEO Belgium Map lg.jpg|right|300px|GEO Belgium Map lg.jpg]]
  
 
The collection consists of civil registration of births, marriages and deaths from the Belgian National Archives. The collection also includes marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and some original indexes. Additional images will be added as they become available.  
 
The collection consists of civil registration of births, marriages and deaths from the Belgian National Archives. The collection also includes marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and some original indexes. Additional images will be added as they become available.  
  
The events are recorded in Dutch, Flemish or French and cover the years 1621 to 1910.
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The events are recorded in Dutch, Flemish or French and cover the years 1621 to 1914
 
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== Citation for This Collection  ==
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The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.
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{{Collection citation| text ="Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1621-1910". Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Rijksarchief te Liège.}}
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For information on the content of the records please see the wiki article [[Belgium, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
  
[[Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
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== Record Content and Use  ==
 
== Record Content and Use  ==
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Image:Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1792-1900 DGS 5594120 747.jpg|Marriage Record
 
Image:Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1792-1900 DGS 5594120 747.jpg|Marriage Record
 
Image:Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration Marriage DGS 5592408_6.jpg|Miscellaneous Record
 
Image:Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration Marriage DGS 5592408_6.jpg|Miscellaneous Record
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Image:Belgium, Liège, Arrondissement Verviers, Civil Registration, 1911-1920 DGS 100352890 5.jpg|
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For information on the content and use of these records please see the wiki article [[Belgium, General Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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'''Birth Records''' generally contain the following information:
  
==== For Help Reading These Records  ====
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*Birth date and place of birth
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*Name of child
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*If still-born, illegitimate, or twin
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*Gender
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*Names of parents, father's occupation and their residence
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*Birth place of father
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*Birth place of mother
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*Date and number of record
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'''Marriage Records''' generally contain the following information:
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*Date and Place of Event
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*Name of Bride and Groom
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*Residence, Marital Status, and Age
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*Names of Parents
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*Names of Witnesses
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=== Search the Collection  ===
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'''To search the collection by name''' fill in your ancestor’s name in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about those in the list to what you already know about your own ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person.
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To search the collection image by image <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate&nbsp; "Place" category<br> ⇒Select the appropriate&nbsp; "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images. <br>
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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.
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=== For Help Reading These Records  ===
  
 
These records are in Dutch, Flemish and French so you will need to be able to understand these written languages. For help with reading the records, see the wiki articles:  
 
These records are in Dutch, Flemish and French so you will need to be able to understand these written languages. For help with reading the records, see the wiki articles:  
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You may also want to see the 3 FamilySearch Tutorials on [https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?fq=place%3A%22Netherlands%22 "Reading Dutch Written Records"]  
 
You may also want to see the 3 FamilySearch Tutorials on [https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?fq=place%3A%22Netherlands%22 "Reading Dutch Written Records"]  
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== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
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{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
*[http://www.genver.be/be/indexlg.htm Genver - This website can help simplify getting to the correct location in this collection. (Website is in Dutch.) ]
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*[https://sites.google.com/site/belgiumancestry/ Belgium Ancestry]  
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*[http://zoekakten.nl Zoekakten] - This website is in Dutch. It narrows down this collection by different regions and records.  
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*[https://sites.google.com/site/belgiumancestry/ Belgium Ancestry]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
*[[Belgium]]  
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*[[Belgium Genealogy|Belgium]]  
 
*[[Belgium Civil Registers]]  
 
*[[Belgium Civil Registers]]  
*[[Belgium, General Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
 
*[[Belgium Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Belgium Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Belgium, Antwerp, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Belgium, Antwerp, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Belgium Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Belgium Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
=== Contributions to This Article  ===
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
 
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
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== Citations for This Collection ==
  
When you copy information from the record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find th record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you do not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite your sources. This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. 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. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.  
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched in found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation| text ="Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1621-1910." Images. ''FamilySearch''. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Rijksarchief te Liège [National Archives of Belgium, Brussels].}}<br><br>
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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'''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image_Citation_Link
 
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata &gt; San Ponciano &gt; Matrimonios 1884-1886 &gt; image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clementina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.
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Latest revision as of 21:29, 2 February 2015

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Belgique, Liège, registres d’état civil

Record Description

GEO Belgium Map lg.jpg

The collection consists of civil registration of births, marriages and deaths from the Belgian National Archives. The collection also includes marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and some original indexes. Additional images will be added as they become available.

The events are recorded in Dutch, Flemish or French and cover the years 1621 to 1914

For information on the content of the records please see the wiki article Belgium, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records).

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1621-1914.

Record Content and Use

Birth Records generally contain the following information:

  • Birth date and place of birth
  • Name of child
  • If still-born, illegitimate, or twin
  • Gender
  • Names of parents, father's occupation and their residence
  • Birth place of father
  • Birth place of mother
  • Date and number of record

Marriage Records generally contain the following information:

  • Date and Place of Event
  • Name of Bride and Groom
  • Residence, Marital Status, and Age
  • Names of Parents
  • Names of Witnesses

Search the Collection

To search the collection by name fill in your ancestor’s name in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about those in the list to what you already know about your own ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person.

To search the collection image by image
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate  "Place" category
⇒Select the appropriate  "Record Type and Years" category 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.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Dutch, Flemish and French so you will need to be able to understand these written languages. For help with reading the records, see the wiki articles:

You may also want to see the 3 FamilySearch Tutorials on "Reading Dutch Written Records"

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Don't overlook FHL Place Belgium, Liège items or FHL Keyword Belgium, Liège items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog.

Known Issues with This Collection

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See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

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Citations for This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite your sources. This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. 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. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.

Collection Citation:

"Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1621-1910." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Rijksarchief te Liège [National Archives of Belgium, Brussels].

Image Citation:

The citation for an image is available on each image in this collection by clicking Show Citation at the bottom left of the image screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1621-1910.

 

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