Grenada Genealogy

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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  
 
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 ==
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== Parishes ==
  
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{{GrenadaParishMap}} [[Saint George, Grenada|Saint George (city)]] | [[Saint George Parish, Grenada|Saint George]] | [[Saint Andrew Parish, Grenada|Saint Andrew]] | [[Carriacou Parish, Grenada|Carriacou]] | [[Saint David Parish, Grenada|Saint David]] | [[Saint John Parish, Grenada|Saint John]] | [[Saint Mark Parish, Grenada|Saint Mark]] | [[Saint Patrick Parish, Grenada|Saint Patrick]].
  
Grenada is currently divided into six parishes:
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<sub><span style="font-size:92%; line-height: 2.1em;">† ''Carriacou'' is considered the seventh parish of its nearby parent island of Grenada.</span></sub>
 
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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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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

Parishes

Saint George ParishSaint David ParishSaint Andrew ParishSaint Patrick ParishSaint Mark ParishSaint John ParishCarriacou ParishMapofgrenada.gif
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Saint George (city) | Saint George | Saint Andrew | Carriacou | Saint David | Saint John | Saint Mark | Saint Patrick.

Carriacou is considered the seventh parish of its nearby parent island of Grenada.

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Grenada Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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