Netherlands, Groningen Province, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)Edit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
("Replaced one by one")
m (replaced duplicate link)
 
(14 intermediate revisions by 9 users not shown)
Line 11: Line 11:
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
The collection covers the years 1811 to 1940 but the years vary within each municipality and record type.  
+
The collection covers the years 1811 to 1940, but the exact years available vary within each municipality and record type.  
  
The collection consists of civil registrations of births, marriages, and deaths for the province of Overijssel. Indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and divorces are also included.  
+
The collection consists of civil registrations of births, marriages, and deaths for the province of Groningen. Indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and divorces are also included.  
  
== Record Content, History and Use ==
+
For information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article [[Netherlands Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].
 +
 
 +
{{Collection_Browse_Link
 +
|CID=CID2026219
 +
|title=Netherlands, Groningen Province, Civil Registration, 1811-1940
 +
}}
 +
 
 +
== Record Content  ==
  
 
{{Incomplete Image Translations}}  
 
{{Incomplete Image Translations}}  
Line 25: Line 32:
 
</gallery>  
 
</gallery>  
  
For information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article [[Netherlands Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
+
'''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
 +
 
 +
'''Birth Records''' generally contain the following information:
 +
 
 +
*Birth Date and Place
 +
*Name of Child
 +
*If Stillborn, Illegitimate, or Twin
 +
*Gender
 +
*Names of Parents, Residence, and Father's Occupation
 +
*Birth Place of Father
 +
*Birth Place of Mother
 +
*Date and Number of Record
 +
 
 +
'''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
 +
 
 +
== How to Use the Record ==
 +
This section contains information on how to search the records, related searches, and how to use the information you find.
 +
 
 +
=== Search the Collection  ===
 +
 
 +
To search the collection by image: <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Municipality" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Record Type and Years" which takes you to the images.
 +
 
 +
Look at each image individually, 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.  
  
== Civil Registrations in Nearby Localities  ==
+
=== Civil Registrations in Nearby Localities  ===
 +
If you can't find your ancestor, try looking in the records for surrounding areas.
  
*[[Netherlands Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
 
*[[Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Netherlands, Drenthe Province, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Netherlands, Friesland Province, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Netherlands, Friesland Province, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
Line 44: Line 91:
 
*[[Netherlands Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Netherlands Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
=== Search the Collection  ===
+
=== Other Searches ===
 
+
To search the collection image by image: <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Municipality" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Record Type and Years" 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. Keep in mind:
+
  
*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
+
{{FHL Search Tip
*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
+
|foreigntwo=
*Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.
+
|level1=Netherlands
 +
|level2=Groningen
 +
}}
  
 
== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
 
== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
  
 
{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Netherlands, Groningen Province, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.  
 
{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Netherlands, Groningen Province, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.  
 +
 +
=== For Help Reading These Records  ===
 +
 +
These records are in Dutch or Flemish. For help with reading the records, see the following resources:
 +
 +
*[[Netherlands Language and Languages]]
 +
*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?fq=place%3A%22Netherlands%22 Dutch Language Tutorials]
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
*[http://allegroningers.nl AlleGroningers in Dutch, this website provides an excellent search interface to Burgerlijke Staand for all of Groningen Province and to selected parrish records pre-1811]
+
*[http://allegroningers.nl AlleGroningers in Dutch] - This website provides an excellent search interface to Burgerlijke Staand for all of Groningen Province and to selected parrish records pre-1811  
*[http://www.genver.nl/indexgr.htm Genver - This website can help simplify getting to the correct location in this collection. (Website is in Dutch)]
+
*[http://zoekakten.nl Zoekakten] - This website is in Dutch. It narrows down this collection by different regions and records.  
*[http://www.traceyourdutchroots.com/prov/gr.html Trace Your Dutch Roots]
+
*[http://www.traceyourdutchroots.com/prov/gr.html Trace Your Dutch Roots]
*[http://www.dutchblood.com/ Dutch Blood, Netherlands Genealogy]
+
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
*[[The Netherlands]]  
+
*[[The Netherlands Genealogy|The Netherlands]]  
 
*[[Netherlands Civil Registration- Vital Records]]
 
*[[Netherlands Civil Registration- Vital Records]]
  
Line 72: Line 125:
 
{{Contributor_invite}}  
 
{{Contributor_invite}}  
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
+
== Citations for This Collection ==
 
+
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/2026219/waypoints Netherlands, Groningen Province, Civil Registration, 1811-1940]
+
 
+
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]].
+
 
+
=== Citation for This Collection ===
+
 
+
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
+
  
{{Collection citation
+
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, Groningen Province, Civil Registration. 1811-1940" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing archive Nederlands Rijksarchiefdienst [Netherlands National Archives, Groningen].}}<br> <br> '''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Civil Authorities for the Individual Municipalities of Groningen. "Netherlands, Groningen Province, Civil Registration, 1811-1940." National Archives of The Netherlands, The Hague, The Netherlands.<!--bibdescend-->
+
|CID=CID2026219
 +
|title=Netherlands, Groningen Province, Civil Registration 1811-1940
 
}}
 
}}

Latest revision as of 16:28, 19 March 2015

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Records

Groningen Burgerlijke Stand

Record Description

The collection covers the years 1811 to 1940, but the exact years available vary within each municipality and record type.

The collection consists of civil registrations of births, marriages, and deaths for the province of Groningen. Indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and divorces are also included.

For information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article Netherlands Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records).

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Netherlands, Groningen Province, Civil Registration, 1811-1940.

Record Content

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

Birth Records generally contain the following information:

  • Birth Date and Place
  • Name of Child
  • If Stillborn, Illegitimate, or Twin
  • Gender
  • Names of Parents, Residence, and Father's Occupation
  • Birth Place of Father
  • Birth Place of Mother
  • Date and Number of Record

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

How to Use the Record

This section contains information on how to search the records, related searches, and how to use the information you find.

Search the Collection

To search the collection by image:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate "Municipality"
⇒Select the appropriate "Record Type and Years" which takes you to the images.

Look at each image individually, 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.

Civil Registrations in Nearby Localities

If you can't find your ancestor, try looking in the records for surrounding areas.

Other Searches

Dark thin font green pin Version 4.png
Don't overlook FHL Place Netherlands, Groningen items or FHL Keyword Netherlands, Groningen 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.

Known Issues with This Collection

Important.png Problems with this collection?
See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

For Help Reading These Records

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

Related Websites

  • AlleGroningers in Dutch - This website provides an excellent search interface to Burgerlijke Staand for all of Groningen Province and to selected parrish records pre-1811
  • Zoekakten - This website is in Dutch. It narrows down this collection by different regions and records.
  • Trace Your Dutch Roots

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.

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, Groningen Province, Civil Registration. 1811-1940" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing archive Nederlands Rijksarchiefdienst [Netherlands National Archives, Groningen].

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, Groningen Province, Civil Registration 1811-1940.

 

Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.


Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).

  • This page was last modified on 19 March 2015, at 16:28.
  • This page has been accessed 2,454 times.