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== Getting started with Micronesia research  ==
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[[Image:Micronesia, Federated States of, map.gif|right|250px|Micronesia, Federated States of, map.gif]]This portal is for the '''Federated States of Micronesia''' [[Image:Micronesia, Federated States of, flag.png|border|22x12px|Micronesia, Federated States of, flag.png]] (FSM) which includes four main island groups:<ref>"Federated States of Micronesia," ''Wikipedia'' (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federated_States_of_Micronesia: accessed 18 August 2008), and Central Intelligence Agency, "Micronesia, Federated States of," ''World Factbook'' (https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/fm.html: accessed 18 August 2008).</ref>
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*Pohnpei (Ponape)
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*Chuuk (Truk) Islands
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*Yap Islands
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*Kosrae (Kosaie)
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The Federated States of Micronesia are situated about three-fourths of the way from Hawaii to Indonesia.
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The term Micronesia also can refer to a wider area of the Pacific which includes seven other separate island nations beyond the Federated States of Micronesia.<ref>"Micronesia," ''Wikipedia'' (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micronesia: accessed 18 August 2008).</ref> For this wider area see [[:Category:Micronesia]], or for a map comparing the areas of Micronesia, Melanesia, and Polynesia [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Image:Pacific_Map.png click here].
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== Jurisdictions  ==
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== Research Tools  ==
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*[http://www.micronesiagenweb.com/ MicronesiaGenWeb]
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*http://marshall.csu.edu.au/Marshalls/index.html
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*http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/ht/10/oci/ht10oci.htm
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*http://www.kindredtrails.com/micronesia.html
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*http://coombs.anu.edu.au/WWWVLPacific/Pac-Jrnl-Bibliography.html
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*http://www.zeusprofiles.com/search.php?state=FM
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'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''
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*[[Micronesia, Pohnpei Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Micronesia, Pohnpei Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Micronesia, Pohnpei, Court Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Micronesia, Pohnpei, Court Records (FamilySearch Historical Records]])<br>
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*[[Micronesia, Pohnpei, Land Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Micornesia, Pohnpei, Land Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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== Featured Content  ==
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*[[Pacific Island Guide to Family History Research|Pacific Island Guide]] to Family History Research
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== Did you know?  ==
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The only empire created in this island nation was started at Yap.
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== Things you can do  ==
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(In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:<br>
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[[Category:Micronesia,_Federated_States_of]] [[Category:Pacific_Island_Research]] [[Category:Micronesia]]
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*'''[[Pacific Island Guide to Family History Research|Pacific Island Guide]]'''
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Bibliography|Bibliography]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Biography|Biography]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Census|Census]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Church History|Church History]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia History|History]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Maps|Maps]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Nobility|Nobility]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]
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*[[Federated States of Micronesia Taxation|Taxation]]
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Revision as of 22:04, 6 September 2012

Getting started with Micronesia research

Micronesia, Federated States of, map.gif
This portal is for the Federated States of Micronesia Micronesia, Federated States of, flag.png (FSM) which includes four main island groups:[1]


  • Pohnpei (Ponape)
  • Chuuk (Truk) Islands
  • Yap Islands
  • Kosrae (Kosaie)

The Federated States of Micronesia are situated about three-fourths of the way from Hawaii to Indonesia.


The term Micronesia also can refer to a wider area of the Pacific which includes seven other separate island nations beyond the Federated States of Micronesia.[2] For this wider area see Category:Micronesia, or for a map comparing the areas of Micronesia, Melanesia, and Polynesia click here.

Jurisdictions

(Your text or images here)

Research Tools

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Featured Content

Did you know?

The only empire created in this island nation was started at Yap.

Things you can do

(In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:

References

  1. "Federated States of Micronesia," Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federated_States_of_Micronesia: accessed 18 August 2008), and Central Intelligence Agency, "Micronesia, Federated States of," World Factbook (https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/fm.html: accessed 18 August 2008).
  2. "Micronesia," Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micronesia: accessed 18 August 2008).
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