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Independent British Commonwealth nation on the southern most of the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles Islands in the West Indies. Grenada is on the western edge of the Caribbean Sea, helping to separate it from the North Atlantic Ocean. Grenada lies about 120 miles (200 kilometers) northwest of Venezuela. See the CIA ''World Factbook'' at https://[https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/gj.html www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/gj.html] <!--{12058061084840} --> <!--{12058061084841} -->
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== Getting started with Grenada research  ==
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Independent British Commonwealth nation on the southern most of the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles Islands in the West Indies. Grenada is on the western edge of the Caribbean Sea, helping to separate it from the North Atlantic Ocean. Grenada lies about 120 miles (200 kilometers) northwest of Venezuela. See the CIA ''World Factbook'' at https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/gj.html  
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== Jurisdictions  ==
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Grenada is currently divided into six parishes:
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*[[Saint Andrew Parish, Grenada|Saint Andrew]]
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*[[Saint David Parish, Grenada|Saint David]]
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*[[Saint George Parish, Grenada|Saint George]]
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*[[Saint John Parish, Grenada|Saint John]]
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*[[Saint Mark Parish, Grenada|Saint Mark]]
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*[[Saint Patrick Parish, Grenada|Saint Patrick]]
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== Research Tools  ==
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*[[Grenada Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Grenada Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*Listing of all [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927117 records collections for Grenada] available on FamilySearch.org
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'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''
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[[Grenada Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Grenada Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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[http://www.candoo.com/genresources/ Grenada Genealogical Resources]  
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Questions and queries pertaining to Grenada&nbsp;can be&nbsp;posted at this [http://genforum.genealogy.com/grenada/ forum].
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Contents

Getting started with Grenada research

Independent British Commonwealth nation on the southern most of the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles Islands in the West Indies. Grenada is on the western edge of the Caribbean Sea, helping to separate it from the North Atlantic Ocean. Grenada lies about 120 miles (200 kilometers) northwest of Venezuela. See the CIA World Factbook at https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/gj.html

Jurisdictions

Grenada parishes named.png

Grenada is currently divided into six parishes:

Research Tools

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Grenada Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Grenada Genealogical Resources

Genealogical Forum

Questions and queries pertaining to Grenada can be posted at this forum.

Help Wanted

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


Featured Content

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Did you know?

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