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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
The collection covers the years 1796 to 1940 but the years vary within each municipality and record type.  
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The collection covers the years 1796 to 1940, but the years vary within each municipality and record type.  
  
 
The collection consists of civil registration of births, marriages, and deaths for the province of Zeeland. Indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and divorces are also included.  
 
The collection consists of civil registration of births, marriages, and deaths for the province of Zeeland. Indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and divorces are also included.  
  
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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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)]].
  
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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|title=Netherlands, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration, 1796-1940
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== Record Content  ==
| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Civil Authorities for the Individual Municipalities of Zeeland. "Netherlands, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration, 1796-1940." Netherlands National Archives, The Hague, Netherlands.<!--bibdescend-->}}
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[[Netherlands, Zeeland Province, 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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A full bibliographic record is available in the Family History Library Catalog.
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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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<gallery perrow="3" heights="120px" widths="160px" caption="Zeeland Province, Civil Registration">
 
Image:Netherlands, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration (12-0346) Birth DGS 4575633_158.jpg|Birth Record
 
Image:Netherlands, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration (12-0346) Birth DGS 4575633_158.jpg|Birth Record
 
Image:Netherlands, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration (12-0346) Marriage DGS 4574689_164.jpg|Marriage Record
 
Image:Netherlands, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration (12-0346) Marriage DGS 4574689_164.jpg|Marriage Record
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== Civil Registrations in Nearby Localities ==
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'''Birth Records''' generally contain the following information:
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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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'''Marriage Intentions''' generally include:
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*Full Names of the Couple
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*Ages of the Couple
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*Marital Status, Prior to this Marriage
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*Occupation
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*Residence
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'''Marriage Proclamations and Supplements''' generally include:
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*Date and Place of Event
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*Names of Bride and Groom
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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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This section contains tips and information on how to search the collection.
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=== Search the Records ===
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'''To Browse by Image'''<br>To search the collection images, you will need to follow this series of links:<br>⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br>⇒Select the "Municipality" category<br>⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" category 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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=== 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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=== Other Searches ===
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==== Other Related 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, Zeeland|place|disp}} items or {{FHL|Netherlands, Zeeland, Civil Registration|keywords|disp}} items in the FamilySearch Catalog. You can then narrow your search further by using the toolbar on the left. 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.dutchgenealogy.nl/index.php?option=com_frontpage&Itemid=1 Dutch Genealogy]  
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*[http://www.dutchgenealogy.nl/index.php?option=com_frontpage&Itemid=1 Dutch Genealogy]  
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*[http://zoekakten.nl Zoekakten] - This website is in Dutch. It narrows down this collection by different regions and records.
  
 
== 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 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/2026206/waypointsNetherlands, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration, 1796-1940]
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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>
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{{Collection citation | text= "Netherlands, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration ." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Naderlands Rijksarchiefdienst [Netherlands National Archives, The Hague].}}
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<br> '''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
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<br> A full bibliographic record is available in the FamilySearch Catalog.

Latest revision as of 19:21, 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

Zeeland Burgerlijke Stand

Record Description

The collection covers the years 1796 to 1940, but the years vary within each municipality and record type.

The collection consists of civil registration of births, marriages, and deaths for the province of Zeeland. 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, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration, 1796-1940.

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

Marriage Intentions generally include:

  • Full Names of the Couple
  • Ages of the Couple
  • Marital Status, Prior to this Marriage
  • Occupation
  • Residence

Marriage Proclamations and Supplements generally include:

  • Date and Place of Event
  • Names of Bride and Groom

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

This section contains tips and information on how to search the collection.

Search the Records

To Browse by Image
To search the collection images, you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the "Municipality" category
⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" category 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.

For Help Reading These Records

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

Other Searches

Other Related 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

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

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

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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, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration ." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Naderlands 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, Zeeland Province, Civil Registration 1796-1940.


A full bibliographic record is available in the FamilySearch Catalog.


 

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