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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
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==Title in the Language of the Record==
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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
The collection consists of church records of baptisms, marriages, memberships, deaths and burials. Civil births, marriages, and deaths before the advent of Napoleonic Civil Registration in 1811 are also included. Not all places or denominations are represented. The collection contains many indexes. Most of the records do not go beyond 1811.  
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The collection consists of church records of baptisms, marriages, memberships, deaths and burials. Civil births, marriages, and deaths before the advent of Napoleonic Civil Registration in 1811 are also included. Not all places or denominations are represented. The collection contains many indexes.  
  
The collection covers the years 1580 to 1911.  
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The collection covers the years 1580 to 1911, but most of the records do not go beyond 1811.  
  
For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/2037882/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page..  
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For information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article [[Netherlands Church Records]].  
  
== Record Content, History and Use  ==
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For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/2037882/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.
  
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These records are in [[Denmark Language and Languages|Dutch]], Flemish  and Latin. [[Latin Genealogical Word List|Latin Genealogical Word List]] which will be a great asset in understanding Latin records.
  
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== Record Content  ==
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Image:Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Church Records DGS 5472307 9 Baptism.jpg|Baptism Record
 
Image:Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Church Records DGS 5472307 9 Baptism.jpg|Baptism Record
 
Image:Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Church Records DGS 5471350 1212 Marriage Record.jpg|Marriage Record
 
Image:Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Church Records DGS 5471350 1212 Marriage Record.jpg|Marriage Record
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For information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article [[Netherlands Church Records]].
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'''Baptism Records''' generally contain the following information:
  
== How to Use  ==
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*Date and Place of Event
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*Name of Child
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*Age or Birth Date
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*Legitimacy
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*Names of Parents
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*Residence Place
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*Witnesses or Godparents
  
To search the collection image by image: <br> ⇒Select Browse through images on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate Religion or Other Record Category <br> ⇒Select the appropriate Municipality <br> ⇒Select the appropriate Record Type, Years and Volume Which takes you to the images <br>
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'''Marriage Records''' generally contain the following information:  
  
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.
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*Date and Place of Event
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*Name of Bride and Groom
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*Residence, Marital Status, and Age
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*Names of Parents
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*Names of Witnesses
  
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 and 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.
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'''Death Records''' generally contain the following information:
  
== Related Websites  ==
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*Date and Place of Death
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*Name of Deceased Person
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*Age or Birth Date
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*Residence Place and sometimes the Place of Origin
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*Cause of Death
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*Marital Status
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*If Married, the Name of the Spouse and sometimes the Names of Children
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*Sometimes Names of Parents
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*Names of Witnesses
  
*[http://www.genver.nl/indexdr.htm Genver] - This website can help simplify getting to the correct location in this collection. (Website is in Dutch.)
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==== Searching The Collection  ====
*[http://www.nationaalarchief.nl/ National Archives of the Netherlands]
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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To search the collection by image: <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Religion or Other Record Category" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Municipality" category<br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Record Type, Years and Volume" category which takes you to the images <br>
  
[[Netherlands|Netherlands]]
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Search the collection images, 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.
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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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 and 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.
  
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=== For Help Reading These Records  ===
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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These records are in Dutch or Flemish. For help with reading the records, see the following resources:
  
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/2037882/waypoints Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Church Records, 1580-1911]  
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*[[Netherlands Language and Languages]]
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?fq=place%3A%22Netherlands%22 Dutch Language Tutorials]
  
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.
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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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== Related Websites  ==
  
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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*[http://zoekakten.nl Zoekakten] - This website is in Dutch. It narrows down this collection by different regions and records.
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*[http://www.nationaalarchief.nl/ National Archives of the Netherlands]
  
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.
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
{{Collection citation | text= "Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Church Records, 1580-1911." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}
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*[[The Netherlands Genealogy]]
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*[[Netherlands Church Records]]
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*[[Netherlands Church History]]
  
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== How You Can Contribute ==
  
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== Citations for This Collection  ==
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite your sources. This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. 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. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually. <br><br> '''Collection Citation'''<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Church Records. 1580-1911" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Citing Nederlands Rijksarchiefdienst [Netherlands National Archives, The Hague].}}<br> <br> '''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
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Latest revision as of 21:26, 8 February 2016

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

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Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Record Description

The collection consists of church records of baptisms, marriages, memberships, deaths and burials. Civil births, marriages, and deaths before the advent of Napoleonic Civil Registration in 1811 are also included. Not all places or denominations are represented. The collection contains many indexes.

The collection covers the years 1580 to 1911, but most of the records do not go beyond 1811.

For information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article Netherlands Church Records.

For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

These records are in Dutch, Flemish and Latin. Latin Genealogical Word List which will be a great asset in understanding Latin records.

Record Content

Baptism Records generally contain the following information:

  • Date and Place of Event
  • Name of Child
  • Age or Birth Date
  • Legitimacy
  • Names of Parents
  • Residence Place
  • Witnesses or Godparents

Marriage Records generally contain the following information:

  • Date and Place of Event
  • Name of Bride and Groom
  • Residence, Marital Status, and Age
  • Names of Parents
  • Names of Witnesses

Death Records generally contain the following information:

  • Date and Place of Death
  • Name of Deceased Person
  • Age or Birth Date
  • Residence Place and sometimes the Place of Origin
  • Cause of Death
  • Marital Status
  • If Married, the Name of the Spouse and sometimes the Names of Children
  • Sometimes Names of Parents
  • Names of Witnesses

Searching The Collection

To search the collection by image:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate "Religion or Other Record Category"
⇒Select the appropriate "Municipality" category
⇒Select the appropriate "Record Type, Years and Volume" category which takes you to the images

Search the collection images, 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.

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 and 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.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Dutch or Flemish. For help with reading the records, see the following resources:

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

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

How You Can Contribute

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citations for This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite your sources. This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. 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. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.

Collection Citation

"Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Church Records. 1580-1911" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Citing Nederlands Rijksarchiefdienst [Netherlands National Archives, The Hague].

Image Citation:
The citation for an image is available on each image in this collection by clicking Show Citation at the bottom left of the image screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Church Records 1580-1911.

 

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