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To find out more about the history of this island, please see: [http://www.curacao-travelguide.com/history/index.html Curaçao] where you can also find the link to 'churches'. When you click on that link you will find the addresses of all the churches on Curaçao in case you need to contact them for your genealogical research.  
 
To find out more about the history of this island, please see: [http://www.curacao-travelguide.com/history/index.html Curaçao] where you can also find the link to 'churches'. When you click on that link you will find the addresses of all the churches on Curaçao in case you need to contact them for your genealogical research.  
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== Research Tools  ==
 
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'''Churches to be found on Curaçao'''  
 
'''Churches to be found on Curaçao'''  
  
See: [[http://www.kitin.com/show.php?dcid=123456| Churches on Curaçao]]  
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'''Antianio Baptist Church'''<br>Oost Jongbloed 61<br>Tel: 378262<br>English service: Sunday at 08:30 AM <br>
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'''Antianio Baptist Church'''<br>Oost Jongbloed 61<br>Tel: 378262<br>English service: Sunday at 08:30 AM <br>  
  
'''Christian Heritage Ministeries'''<br>P.O. Box 378<br>Albert Sweitzer School<br>Tel: 371860<br>English service: Sunday at 10:00 AM <br>
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'''Christian Heritage Ministeries'''<br>P.O. Box 378<br>Albert Sweitzer School<br>Tel: 371860<br>English service: Sunday at 10:00 AM <br>  
  
'''Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons)'''<br>Schout bij Nacht<br>Doormansweg 57<br>Tel: 372686<br>Service: Sunday at 09:00 AM <br>
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'''Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons)'''<br>Schout bij Nacht<br>Doormansweg 57<br>Tel: 372686<br>Service: Sunday at 09:00 AM <br>  
  
'''Ebenezer protestant Church'''<br>Oranjestraat 111<br>Tel: 653121<br>English service: Sunday at 09:30 AM <br>
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'''Ebenezer protestant Church'''<br>Oranjestraat 111<br>Tel: 653121<br>English service: Sunday at 09:30 AM <br>  
  
'''El Bethel Evangelical Alliance Church'''<br>Doormansweg 32<br>English service: Sunday at 5:00 PM<br>Bible studies: Thursday at 7:30 PM <br>
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'''El Bethel Evangelical Alliance Church'''<br>Doormansweg 32<br>English service: Sunday at 5:00 PM<br>Bible studies: Thursday at 7:30 PM <br>  
  
'''Jehovah's Witnesses'''<br>P.O Box 4708<br>Oosterbeekstraat 11<br>Tel: 617528 &amp; 657737<br>Services: Friday at 7:30 PM, Sunday at 5:00 PM <br>
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'''Jehovah's Witnesses'''<br>P.O Box 4708<br>Oosterbeekstraat 11<br>Tel: 617528 &amp; 657737<br>Services: Friday at 7:30 PM, Sunday at 5:00 PM <br>  
  
'''Methodists Church'''<br>A. de Veerstraat<br>Tel: 375834<br>English Service: Sunday at 10:00 AM <br>
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'''Methodists Church'''<br>A. de Veerstraat<br>Tel: 375834<br>English Service: Sunday at 10:00 AM <br>  
  
'''Santa Famia Roman Catholics Church'''<br>Mgr. Niewindtstraat 23<br>Tel: 625627<br>English service: Sunday at 11:00 AM <br>
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'''Santa Famia Roman Catholics Church'''<br>Mgr. Niewindtstraat 23<br>Tel: 625627<br>English service: Sunday at 11:00 AM <br>  
  
'''Seventh Days Adventists Church'''<br>Barbadosweg 10<br>Tel: 687590<br>
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'''Seventh Days Adventists Church'''<br>Barbadosweg 10<br>Tel: 687590<br>  
  
Puttenstraat 2<br>Tel: 615167<br>
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Puttenstraat 2<br>Tel: 615167<br>  
  
 
Laufferstraat<br>Tel: 623286<br>Service and Sabbat: Saturday at 9:15 AM  
 
Laufferstraat<br>Tel: 623286<br>Service and Sabbat: Saturday at 9:15 AM  
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[[Image:Geboortehuis Maduro.jpg|thumb|left|150px]] [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Maduro George John Lionel Maduro] , born in Willemstad, Curaçao, 15 July 1916; died Dachau concentration camp, 9 February 1945, was a Dutch student that served as an officer in the 1940 Battle of the Netherlands and distinguished himself in the attack on The Hague.  
 
[[Image:Geboortehuis Maduro.jpg|thumb|left|150px]] [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Maduro George John Lionel Maduro] , born in Willemstad, Curaçao, 15 July 1916; died Dachau concentration camp, 9 February 1945, was a Dutch student that served as an officer in the 1940 Battle of the Netherlands and distinguished himself in the attack on The Hague.  
  
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Revision as of 19:37, 19 February 2013

Curacao-CIA WFB Map.png

To find out more about the history of this island, please see: Curaçao where you can also find the link to 'churches'. When you click on that link you will find the addresses of all the churches on Curaçao in case you need to contact them for your genealogical research.

The capital city of Curaçao is Willemstad

Contents

Getting started with your Curaçao research

Jurisdictions

Towns on Curaçao

  • Bapor Kibra
  • Barber
  • Julianadorp
  • Nieuwpoort
  • Santa Catarina
  • Santa Cruz
  • Santa Maria
  • Santa Rosa
  • Soto
  • St. Willibrordus
  • Westpunt
  • Willemstad

Research Tools

Church in Curaçao,.jpg

Churches to be found on Curaçao

See: [Churches on Curaçao]

As well as:

Antianio Baptist Church
Oost Jongbloed 61
Tel: 378262
English service: Sunday at 08:30 AM

Christian Heritage Ministeries
P.O. Box 378
Albert Sweitzer School
Tel: 371860
English service: Sunday at 10:00 AM

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons)
Schout bij Nacht
Doormansweg 57
Tel: 372686
Service: Sunday at 09:00 AM

Ebenezer protestant Church
Oranjestraat 111
Tel: 653121
English service: Sunday at 09:30 AM

El Bethel Evangelical Alliance Church
Doormansweg 32
English service: Sunday at 5:00 PM
Bible studies: Thursday at 7:30 PM

Jehovah's Witnesses
P.O Box 4708
Oosterbeekstraat 11
Tel: 617528 & 657737
Services: Friday at 7:30 PM, Sunday at 5:00 PM

Methodists Church
A. de Veerstraat
Tel: 375834
English Service: Sunday at 10:00 AM

Santa Famia Roman Catholics Church
Mgr. Niewindtstraat 23
Tel: 625627
English service: Sunday at 11:00 AM

Seventh Days Adventists Church
Barbadosweg 10
Tel: 687590

Puttenstraat 2
Tel: 615167

Laufferstraat
Tel: 623286
Service and Sabbat: Saturday at 9:15 AM

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Tula, executed 3 October 1795, was a slave on Curaçao and a leader of a 1795 slave revolt that convulsed the island for more than a month. He is revered on Curaçao today as a fighter for human rights and independence.

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George John Lionel Maduro , born in Willemstad, Curaçao, 15 July 1916; died Dachau concentration camp, 9 February 1945, was a Dutch student that served as an officer in the 1940 Battle of the Netherlands and distinguished himself in the attack on The Hague.

The famous miniature city of Madurodam in The Hague, the Netherlands, is named after him, as well as the Maduroplein a street square in Scheveningen, a suburb of The Hague.

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