Netherlands, Zeeland Province Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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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%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2036997/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
 
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%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2036997/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
 
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.
 
 
{{Collection citation | text= "Netherlands, Zeeland Province Church Records, 1527-1907." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}
 
 
[[Netherlands, Zeeland 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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Image:Netherlands, Zeeland Province Church Records DGS 5844929 27 Baptisms.jpg|Baptism Records
 
Image:Netherlands, Zeeland Province Church Records DGS 5844929 27 Baptisms.jpg|Baptism Records
 
Image:Netherlands, Zeeland Province Church Records DGS 5845239 220 Marriage.jpg|Marriage Records
 
Image:Netherlands, Zeeland Province Church Records DGS 5845239 220 Marriage.jpg|Marriage Records
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To search the collection image by image 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.  
 
To search the collection image by image 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.  
  
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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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.  
  
*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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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.  
*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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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
*[http://www.genver.nl/indexzl.htm Genver] - To combat difficulties getting to the correct location in this collection. (Website is in Dutch.)  
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*[http://www.genver.nl/indexzl.htm Genver] - This website can help simplify getting to the correct location in this collection. (Website is in Dutch.)  
 
*[http://www.geneaknowhow.net/digi/zeel-ei.html Province Zeeland - Internet Resources]  
 
*[http://www.geneaknowhow.net/digi/zeel-ei.html Province Zeeland - Internet Resources]  
 
*[http://www.dutchgenealogy.nl/index.php?option=com_frontpage&Itemid=1Dutch Genealogy]
 
*[http://www.dutchgenealogy.nl/index.php?option=com_frontpage&Itemid=1Dutch Genealogy]
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== 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/2036997/waypoints Netherlands, Zeeland Province, Church Records, 1527-1907]
  
 
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.  
 
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]].
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
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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.
  
“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata &gt; San Ponciano &gt; Matrimonios 1884-1886 &gt; image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata,Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.
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{{Collection citation | text= "Netherlands, Zeeland Province Church Records, 1527-1907." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}

Revision as of 14:59, 18 July 2014

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. 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.

The collection covers the years 1527 to 1907.

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.

Record Content, History and Use

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

How to Use the Record

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 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.

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Don't overlook FHL Place Netherlands, Zeeland items or FHL Keyword Netherlands, Zeeland 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

Netherlands

Contributions to This Article

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.


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, Zeeland Province, Church Records, 1527-1907

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.


Citation for This Collection

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.

"Netherlands, Zeeland Province Church Records, 1527-1907." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013.