Netherlands, Limburg Province Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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The collection consists of church records of baptisms, marriages, memberships, deaths and burials. Some civil births, marriages, deaths, and wills before the advent of Napoleonic Civil Registration in 1795-1801 are also included. Not all places or denominations are represented. The collection contains some indexes. The collection covers the years 1542 to 1910 although most of the records do not go beyond 1801.  
 
The collection consists of church records of baptisms, marriages, memberships, deaths and burials. Some civil births, marriages, deaths, and wills before the advent of Napoleonic Civil Registration in 1795-1801 are also included. Not all places or denominations are represented. The collection contains some indexes. The collection covers the years 1542 to 1910 although most of the records do not go beyond 1801.  
 
=== 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.
 
 
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[[Netherlands, Limburg Province Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
 
  
 
== Record Content, History and Use  ==
 
== Record Content, History and Use  ==
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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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For information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article [[Netherlands Church Records]].  
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=== Search the Collection ===
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=== Search the Collection  ===
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br>
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⇒Select the appropriate  "Religion or Other Record Category" <br>
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To search the collection image by image <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate&nbsp; "Religion or Other Record Category" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate&nbsp; "Municipality" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate&nbsp; "Record Type, Years and Volume" which takes you to the images.  
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Search the collection by image. Again you will need to compare the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor.  
 
Search the collection by image. Again you will need to compare the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor.  
  
Be aware that with either search you may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.  
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Be aware that with either search you may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination. Keep in mind:  
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*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.  
 
*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.  
 
*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.  
 
*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.  
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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]].
 
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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[[Netherlands, Limburg Province Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]

Revision as of 18:46, 12 November 2013

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Record Description

The collection consists of church records of baptisms, marriages, memberships, deaths and burials. Some civil births, marriages, deaths, and wills before the advent of Napoleonic Civil Registration in 1795-1801 are also included. Not all places or denominations are represented. The collection contains some indexes. The collection covers the years 1542 to 1910 although most of the records do not go beyond 1801.

Record Content, History and Use

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

Search the Collection

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

Search the collection by image. Again you will need to compare the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor.

Be aware that with either search you may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination. Keep in mind:

  • There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
  • You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
  • Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.

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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: Netherlands, Limburg Province, Church Records, 1542-1910

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.

Archives Service. Netherlands, Limburg Province Church Records. National Archives, The Hague, Netherlands.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.