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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection will include records from 1898 to 1964.<br>
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This collection will include records from 1898 to 1964.  
  
 
This collection includes miscellaneous land records from the Department of Land Management.  
 
This collection includes miscellaneous land records from the Department of Land Management.  
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Records contain the following information:  
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Land records may contain the following information:  
  
 
*Name of deceased  
 
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== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
 
  
*Ancestors name
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=== Searching the Images  ===
*Place of Residence
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==== Searching the Images  ====
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'''To search by image:'''<br>
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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>
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⇒Select the approximate "Municipality"<br> ⇒Select the approximate "Record Type, Date Range and Volume" which takes you to the images.
  
To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:<br> ⇒Select the approximate "Municipality"<br> ⇒Select the approximate "Record Type, Date Range and Volume" which takes you to the images.  
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Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.  
  
Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.  
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'''When searching:'''<br>
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As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence, age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.
  
==== General Information About These Records  ====
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=== General Information About These Records  ===
  
 
Land records will help locate a family. Some Guam land records list names of other family member names and marriage information.  
 
Land records will help locate a family. Some Guam land records list names of other family member names and marriage information.  
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
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*[[Guam Maps]]
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*[[Guam History]]
 
*[http://cltc.guam.gov/ Chamorro Land Trust Commission]  
 
*[http://cltc.guam.gov/ Chamorro Land Trust Commission]  
*[http://ancestrallands.net/index.html Guahan Ancestral Lands Commission (GALC)]
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*[http://dlm.guam.gov/welcome/guam-ancestral-lands-commission/ Guam Ancestral Lands Commission]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
 
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.  
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.  
  
{{Collection citation | text= "Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Department of Land Management, Tamuning.}}  
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{{Collection citation | text= "Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Department of Land Management, Tamuning.}}
 
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Latest revision as of 17:23, 25 June 2014

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.
Access the records: Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964 .

Contents

Record Description

This collection will include records from 1898 to 1964.

This collection includes miscellaneous land records from the Department of Land Management.

For a list of records by date or locality currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Record Content

 

Land records may contain the following information:

  • Name of deceased
  • Name of purchaser
  • Locality of land
  • Date purchased
  • Names of witnesses

How to Use the Record

Searching the Images

To search by image:
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the approximate "Municipality"
⇒Select the approximate "Record Type, Date Range and Volume" which takes you to the images.

Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

When searching:
As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence, age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

General Information About These Records

Land records will help locate a family. Some Guam land records list names of other family member names and marriage information.

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Don't overlook FHL Keyword Guam items or FHL Place Guam items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Guam Archives and Libraries.

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Contributions to This Article

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.


Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Department of Land Management, Tamuning.

 

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