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*[[Saint Andrew Parish, Grenada|Saint Andrew]]
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[http://www.candoo.com/genresources/ Grenada Genealogical Resources]
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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

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