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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
Belgique, Limbourg, registres d’état civil, 1795-1912
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Belgique, Limbourg, registres d’état civil, 1798-1906
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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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 1795 to 1912.  
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The events are recorded in Dutch, Flemish or French and cover the years 1798-1906.  
  
== Citation for This Collection&nbsp;  ==
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For information on the content and use of these records please see the wiki article [[Belgium, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
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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== Record Content  ==
 
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{{Collection citation| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Registers van de Burgerlijke Stand (civil registration), 1795-1912. Rijksarchief te Limburg, Limburg, Belgium.<!--bibdescend-->}}
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[[Belgium, Limburg, 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 ==
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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:
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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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'''Death Records''' generally contain the following information:
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*Date and Place of Death
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*Name of Deceased Person
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*Age or Birth Date
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*Residence Place and sometimes the Place of Origin
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*Cause of Death
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*Marital Status
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*If Married, the Name of the Spouse and sometimes the Names of Children
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*Sometimes Names of Parents
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*Names of Witnesses
  
 
==== For Help Reading These Records  ====
 
==== For Help Reading These Records  ====
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*[[French Wordlist]]
 
*[[French Wordlist]]
  
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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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"]  
  
== Related Websites ==  
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[https://sites.google.com/site/belgiumancestry/ Belgium Ancestry]
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'''To browse by image:'''<br>To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br>⇒Select the "Place" category<br>⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images
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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. <br><br>
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
[https://sites.google.com/site/belgiumancestry/ Belgium Ancestry]  
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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.
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
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*[[Belgium Genealogy|Belgium]]
 
*[[Belgium Civil Registers]]  
 
*[[Belgium Civil Registers]]  
*[[Belgium, General Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium, Antwerpen, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium, Brabant Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium, East Flanders, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium, Hainaut, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium, Luxembourg, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium, Namur, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium, West Flanders, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Belgium Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
=== Contributions to This Article  ===
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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== Citations for This Collection ==
 
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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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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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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information (often called [[Transfer the Information#Cite_Your_Sources|citing 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.  
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection ===
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Belgium, Limburg, Civil Registration." Index or Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Rijksarchief te Limburg [Belgium National Archive, Limburg].}}
  
{{Incomplete Citations}}  
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<br> '''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):<br> {{Record 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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'''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image_Citation_Link
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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, Limbourg, registres d’état civil, 1798-1906

Record Description

GEO Belgium Map lg.jpg
You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Belgium, Limburg, Civil Registration, 1798-1906.

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 1798-1906.

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

Record Content

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

Death Records generally contain the following information:

  • Date and Place of Death
  • Name of Deceased Person
  • Age or Birth Date
  • Residence Place and sometimes the Place of Origin
  • Cause of Death
  • Marital Status
  • If Married, the Name of the Spouse and sometimes the Names of Children
  • Sometimes Names of Parents
  • Names of Witnesses

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, Limburg items or FHL Keyword Belgium, Limburg items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog.

To browse by image:
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the "Place" category
⇒Select the "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.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Citations for This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information (often called citing 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, Limburg, Civil Registration." Index or Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Rijksarchief te Limburg [Belgium National Archive, Limburg].


Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):

The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for Belgium, Limburg, Civil Registration, 1798-1906.

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, Limburg, Civil Registration, 1798-1906.

 

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