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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection of civil records from the Zuid-Holland Province covers the years 1811 through 1942.  
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The collection contains records from the province of Zuid-Holland and includes civil registration of births, marriages, and deaths. Indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and divorces are also included.  
  
The collection oc civil registration of births, marriages, and deaths for the province of Zuid-Holland. Indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and divorces are also included. Time period of the records varies by locality and record type.  
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This collection covers the years 1679 through 1942, but the exact time period of the records varies by locality and record type.  
  
 
For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1576401/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
 
For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1576401/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
  
== 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)]].
  
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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== Record Content  ==
  
 
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Image:Netherlands Zuid Holland Civil Registration (08-0542) Birth DGS 4460480 7.jpg|Birth
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Image:Netherlands Zuid Holland Civil Registration (08-0542) Birth DGS 4460480 7.jpg|Birth Records
Image:Netherlands Zuid Holland Civil Registration (08-0542) Marriage DGS 4460121 6.jpg|Marriage
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Image:Netherlands Zuid Holland Civil Registration (08-0542) Marriage DGS 4460121 6.jpg|Marriage Records
Image:Netherlands Zuid Holland Civil Registration (08-0542) Death DGS 4459986 32.jpg|Death
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Image:Netherlands Zuid Holland Civil Registration (08-0542) Death DGS 4459986 32.jpg|Death Records
 
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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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'''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
  
 
=== How to Search the Records  ===
 
=== How to Search the Records  ===
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To search the collection: <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the "Municipality" <br> ⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" which takes you to the images.  
 
To search the collection: <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the "Municipality" <br> ⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" 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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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.  
  
*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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== Civil Registrations in Nearby Localities  ==
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== Other Searches ==
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=== Civil Registrations in Nearby Localities  ===
  
 
*[[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, Zuid-Holland|place|disp}} items or {{FHL|Netherlands, Zuid-Holland, Civil Registration|keywords|disp}} in the FamilySearch Catalog. You can then further narrow your search 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 Web Sites  ==
 
== Related Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.genver.nl/indexdr.htm Genver - This website can help simplify getting to the correct location in this collection. (Website is in Dutch)]  
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*[http://www.dutchgenealogy.nl/civil-registration/ Dutch Genealogy: Civil Registration]
*[http://www.genlias.nl/en/page0.jsp Genlias] - This site is a compilation of indexed civil records from the Netherlands, including some from Dutch colonies, mostly dating from 1811 until the mid-1900s. It is in Dutch, but has an option to view and search in English. While it is not complete as yet, it is extensive and records are still being added. Many of the images for the indexed Zuid Holland records on Genlias can then be located more easily in this browsable database.<br>
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*[http://zoekakten.nl Zoekakten] - This website is in Dutch. It narrows down this collection by different regions and records.
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*[[Netherlands WieWasWie Records|WieWasWie]] - This site is a compilation of indexed civil records from the Netherlands, including some from Dutch colonies, mostly dating from 1811 until the mid-1900s.<br>
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
*[[Netherlands]]  
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*[[The Netherlands Genealogy|The Netherlands]]  
 
*[[Netherlands Civil Registration]]
 
*[[Netherlands Civil Registration]]
  
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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/1576401/waypoints Netherlands, Zuid-Holland Province, Civil Registration, 1811-1942]
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When you copy information from a record, you should also 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 information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
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{{Collection citation | text= "Netherlands, Zuid-Holland Province, Civil Registration, 1811-1942." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Burgerlijke Stand. Rotterdam Municipal Archive.}}  
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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>{{Collection citation | text= "Netherlands, Zuid-Holland Province, Civil Registration,1679-1942." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Burgerlijke Stand [Rotterdam Municipal Archive].}}
  
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Latest revision as of 18:21, 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

Zuid-Holland Burgerlijke Stand

Record Description

The collection contains records from the province of Zuid-Holland and includes civil registration of births, marriages, and deaths. Indexes, marriage intentions, marriage proclamations, marriage supplements, and divorces are also included.

This collection covers the years 1679 through 1942, but the exact time period of the records varies by locality and record type.

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

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

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 Search the Records

To search the collection:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the "Municipality"
⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" 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.

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.

Other Searches

Civil Registrations in Nearby Localities

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, please read the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, feel free to report them at 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 Web Sites

  • Dutch Genealogy: Civil Registration
  • Zoekakten - This website is in Dutch. It narrows down this collection by different regions and records.
  • WieWasWie - This site is a compilation of indexed civil records from the Netherlands, including some from Dutch colonies, mostly dating from 1811 until the mid-1900s.

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, Zuid-Holland Province, Civil Registration,1679-1942." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2014. Citing Burgerlijke Stand [Rotterdam Municipal Archive].


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, Zuid-Holland Province, Civil Registration.

 

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