Korea, Collection of Genealogies (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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{{Record Search article|CID=CID1398522 |title=Korea, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2009|location=Asia and Middle East}}<br>
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|title=Korea, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2012
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== Title in the Languages of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Languages of the Record  ==
  
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편집 한국, 족보의 콜렉션
  
*Please add the title in Korean here.
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== Record Description  ==
*Please add the title in Chinese here.
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== Collection Time Period  ==
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This collection will include records from 1500 to 2012.
  
The records in this collection span between 1500 and 2009.  
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These records include family biographies, genealogies, and histories. The text is in Korean and Chinese.  
  
== Record Description  ==
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Ancestors are based on the male family line. Children are raised to believe they can never repay their debt to their parents, hence the popularity of ancestor worship and the importance of genealogy records. They hold ancestral ceremonies for the previous three generations (parents, grandparents, and great grandparents) several times a year, particularly on Chusok and New Year's Day.
  
This collection consists of family biographies, genealogies, and histories. The text is in Korean and Chinese.  
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Genealogies and family histories are created because of the great cultural importance of family and lineage. Children are taught that the actions of one family member reflect on the rest of the family and the debt to their parents can never be repaid, hence the popularity of ancestor worship. Ancestral ceremonies are held for the previous three generations (parents, grandparents, and great grandparents) from the male family line several times a year, particularly on Chusok and New Year's Day. Marriage also is thought of as a union of two families and a means to ensure the continuity of the husband's family line.  
  
For a list of family names currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1398522/waypoints Browse].  
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For a list of family names currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1398522/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
  
=== Record Content ===
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=== Citation for This Collection ===
  
The records in this collection contain information such as:
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The citation below refers to the original source of the data and images published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
  
*Family Name
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{{Collection citation | text= "Korea, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2012." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Chonbuk University.}}
*Town or Village
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[[Korea, Collection of Genealogies (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
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== Record Content  ==
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{{Incomplete Image Translations}}
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Image:South Korea, Korean Clan Genealogies DGS 4363783 4.jpg|Family Genealogy
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Records may contain the following information:
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*Family name
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*Town or village
 
*Province  
 
*Province  
*City or County
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*City or county
 
*Country  
 
*Country  
*Year  
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*Year
*DGS Number
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*GS Number
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*Title, Volume and/or Page
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== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
To search the collection select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page ⇒Select the “Record” ⇒Select the “County” ⇒Select the “Volume and Year” which takes you to the images 
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To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
 
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Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.
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== Record History  ==
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*Name of ancestor
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*Place of birth
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*Province
  
Ancestors are based on the male family line. Children are raised to believe they can never repay their debt to their parents, hence the popularity of ancestor worship and the importance of genealogy records. They hold ancestral ceremonies for the previous three generations (parents, grandparents, and great grandparents) several times a year, particularly on Chusok and New Year's Day.
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==== Search the Collection ====
 
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=== Why the Record Was Created ===
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Genealogies and family histories are created because of the great cultural importance of family and lineage. Children are taught&nbsp;that the actions of one family member reflect on the rest of the family and the debt to their parents can never be repaid, hence the popularity of ancestor worship. Ancestral ceremonies are held for the previous three generations (parents, grandparents, and great grandparents)&nbsp;from the male family line&nbsp;several times a year, particularly on Chusok and New Year's Day. Marriage also is thought of as a union of two families and a means to ensure the continuity of the husband's family line.
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=== Record Reliability  ===
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To search the collection image by image <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page: <br> ⇒Select “Family Name" <br> ⇒Select “Country" <br> ⇒Select “Province” <br> ⇒Select “City or County” <br> ⇒Select “Town or Village” <br> ⇒Select “Title, Year, Volume/Page” which will take you to the images.
  
These records are generally reliable, but depend on the reliability of the informant.  
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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.  
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
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*[http://koreangenealogy.org Korean Genealogy Guide]
 
*[http://blog.eogn.com/eastmans_online_genealogy/2010/08/korean-genealogy-online.html Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter]  
 
*[http://blog.eogn.com/eastmans_online_genealogy/2010/08/korean-genealogy-online.html Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter]  
 
*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/south_korea.html South Korea Genealogy &amp; Family History Resources]  
 
*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/south_korea.html South Korea Genealogy &amp; Family History Resources]  
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== Citation for This Collection  ==
 
 
The citation below refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
 
 
{{Collection citation
 
| text=<!--bibdescbegin-->Republic of Korea. Song Collection. Clan Genealogies. Chonbuk University, South Korea.<!--bibdescend-->}}
 
 
Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is listed in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]]. <br>
 
  
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/1398522/waypoints Korea, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2012]
  
 
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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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 Example for a Record Found in This Collection  =====
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"Korea, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2009," digital images, ''FamilySearch'' (https://FamilySearch.org: accessed 7 March 2012), An 안 安 &gt; Korea 한국&nbsp; &gt; Gyeongsangbuk-do 경상북도o &gt; Yeongju-si 영주시i&nbsp; &gt; Sunheung-myeon 순흥면 &gt;순흥안씨취우정파세보 順興安氏聚友亭派世譜, 권 1, 1980년 &gt; image 41 of 321, 이름)안 한종 安漢宗 안 (An) given name&nbsp;:한종 (Han-jong), 1690; citing Republic of Korea Song, Collection,&nbsp; Chonbuk University, South Korea.
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Revision as of 19:05, 27 September 2013

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Title in the Languages of the Record

편집 한국, 족보의 콜렉션

Record Description

This collection will include records from 1500 to 2012.

These records include family biographies, genealogies, and histories. The text is in Korean and Chinese.

Ancestors are based on the male family line. Children are raised to believe they can never repay their debt to their parents, hence the popularity of ancestor worship and the importance of genealogy records. They hold ancestral ceremonies for the previous three generations (parents, grandparents, and great grandparents) several times a year, particularly on Chusok and New Year's Day.

Genealogies and family histories are created because of the great cultural importance of family and lineage. Children are taught that the actions of one family member reflect on the rest of the family and the debt to their parents can never be repaid, hence the popularity of ancestor worship. Ancestral ceremonies are held for the previous three generations (parents, grandparents, and great grandparents) from the male family line several times a year, particularly on Chusok and New Year's Day. Marriage also is thought of as a union of two families and a means to ensure the continuity of the husband's family line.

For a list of family names currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Citation for This Collection

The citation below refers to the original source of the data and images published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Korea, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2012." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Chonbuk University.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Records may contain the following information:

  • Family name
  • Town or village
  • Province
  • City or county
  • Country
  • Year

How to Use the Record

To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Name of ancestor
  • Place of birth
  • Province

Search the Collection

To search the collection image by image
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:
⇒Select “Family Name"
⇒Select “Country"
⇒Select “Province”
⇒Select “City or County”
⇒Select “Town or Village”
⇒Select “Title, Year, Volume/Page” which will take you to the images.

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.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

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: Korea, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2012

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.