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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
The collection covers the years 1811 to 1950 but the years vary within each municipality and record type.  
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The collection covers the years 1811 to 1950, but the exact years vary within each municipality and record type.  
  
Civil registration of births, marriages, and deaths. Also includes ten year indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, and marriage supplements.  
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Civil registration records include official records for births, marriages, and deaths. This collection also includes ten year indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, and marriage supplements.  
  
For a list of records by localities, record types and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2020117/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
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For more information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article [[Netherlands Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
  
== How to Use  ==
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For a list of records by localities, record types and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2020117/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.
  
To search the collection image by image 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. <br> 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. Keep in mind:
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== Record Content  ==
 
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*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
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*Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.
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== 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 Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].
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'''Birth Records''' generally contain the following information:
  
== Civil Registrations in Nearby Localities ==
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*Birth date and place of birth
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*Name of child
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*If still-born, illegitimate, or twin
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*Gender
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*Names of parents, father's occupation and their residence
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*Birth place of father
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*Birth place of mother
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*Date and number of record
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'''Marriage Records''' generally contain the following information:
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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
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'''Death Records''' generally contain the following information:
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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
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== How to Use the Records ==
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'''To search by index:'''<br>
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Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.
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'''To search the collection images:''' <br>
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⇒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.
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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.
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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 ===
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These records are in Dutch. For help with reading the records, see the following resources:
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*[[Netherlands Language and Languages]]
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*[[Netherlands - The Dutch Language (National Institute)]]
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=== Related Searches ===
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==== FamilySearch Historical Records ====
  
 
*[[Netherlands Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Netherlands Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Netherlands Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Netherlands Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Netherlands Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Netherlands Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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{{Tip|Don't overlook {{FHL|Netherlands, Noord-Holland|place|disp}} items or {{FHL|Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration|keywords|disp}} items in the FamilySearch 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  ==
 
== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
*[http://www.genver.nl/indexnh.htm Genver] - This website can help simplify getting to the correct location in this collection. (Website is in Dutch.)
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*[http://zoekakten.nl Zoekakten] - This website is in Dutch. It narrows down this collection by different regions and records.  
 
*[http://www.dutchgenealogy.nl/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=87&Itemid=1 Dutch Genealogy]
 
*[http://www.dutchgenealogy.nl/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=87&Itemid=1 Dutch Genealogy]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
*[[The Netherlands]]  
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*[[The Netherlands Genealogy|The Netherlands]]  
 
*[[Netherlands Civil Registration- Vital Records]]
 
*[[Netherlands Civil Registration- Vital Records]]
  
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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== Citations for This Collection ==
 
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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/2020117/waypoints Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950]
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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.
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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 for This Collection ===
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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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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information (often called citing 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 | text= "Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Rijksarchief te Haarlem.}}  
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Rijksarchief te Haarlem [Noord-Hollands Archives, Haarlem].}} <br> '''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):<br> {{Record Citation Link
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[[Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration (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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'''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
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|title=Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration 1811-1950
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A full bibliographic record is available in the Family History Library Catalog.
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<br> A full bibliographic record is available in the FamilySearch Catalog.

Latest revision as of 20:41, 18 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

Noord-Holland Burgerlijke Stand

Record Description

The collection covers the years 1811 to 1950, but the exact years vary within each municipality and record type.

Civil registration records include official records for births, marriages, and deaths. This collection also includes ten year indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, and marriage supplements.

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

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

Record Content

Birth Records generally contain the following information:

  • Birth date and place of birth
  • Name of child
  • If still-born, illegitimate, or twin
  • Gender
  • Names of parents, father's occupation and their residence
  • Birth place of father
  • Birth place of mother
  • Date and number of record

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

How to Use the Records

To search by index:
Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.

To search the collection images:
⇒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.

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.

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. For help with reading the records, see the following resources:

Related Searches

FamilySearch Historical Records

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.

Related Websites

  • Zoekakten - This website is in Dutch. It narrows down this collection by different regions and records.
  • Dutch Genealogy

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 (often called citing 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, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Rijksarchief te Haarlem [Noord-Hollands Archives, Haarlem].
Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):
The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration 1811-1950.

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, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration 1811-1950.


A full bibliographic record is available in the FamilySearch Catalog.


 

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