Samoa Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Collection Time Period  ==
 
 
This index covers events from 1895 through 1970.
 
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This index is an electronic database of information compiled from a variety of sources including the following:
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This index is an electronic index for the years 1895 to 1970. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.
  
*Family Records
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
*Church Records
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*Civil Registration
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This index is not complete for any particular place or region.  
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The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.  
  
=== Record Content  ===
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{{Collection citation | text= "Samoa Burials, 1895-1970" Index. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}
  
The key genealogical facts found in death or burial index entries may include:
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[[Samoa Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
  
*Name of the deceased
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== Record Content and Use  ==
*Gender
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*Names of the parents
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*Name of the spouse (if married)
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*Death or burial date
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*Death or burial place
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*Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
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== How to Use the Record ==
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For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Deaths and Burials Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].
  
Use this index to help you learn more about your ancestors. The information could help you identify family relationships and lineages as well as direct you to original records of your ancestors, which may contain additional information.
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== Related Websites  ==
  
=== Finding the Original Source for an Entry in This Collection  ===
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Each entry in this index has a source listed which includes a batch number. You will need to trace the batch number for the individual entry to learn its source. Please see the following wiki articles for more information on batch numbers:
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*[[IGI]]
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*[[IGI Batch Number Descriptions]]
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If an FHL film number is given in the entry for your ancestor, search for it in the [https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog&catSearchType=film_number Family History Library Catalog].
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== Record History  ==
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For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. This is an index of some deaths or burials throughout Samoa. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.
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=== Why This Record Was Created  ===
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing of this collection to help individuals find information about their ancestors.
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=== Record Reliability  ===
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Church records and civil registration were official records and are some of the most reliable sources of information available for those who were born, married, or died in Samoa.
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=== Related Websites  ===
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This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Samoa_Church_Records Samoa Church Records]  
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*[[Samoa|Samoa]]
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*[[Samoa Church Records]]
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*[[Samoa (Western and American)|Samoa (Western and American)]]
  
=== Contributions to This Article  ===
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
  
When you copy information from the record, you should also list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find th record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you do not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
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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 in found in the Wiki Article: [[How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections|How to Create Source Citations for FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]]
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==== Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection:  ====
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"Samoa Burials, 1895-1970." index, ''FamilySearch'' ([https://www;familysearch.org https://www.familysearch.org]): accessed 7 April 2011. entry for Povi Palau, buried 10 August 1965; citing Burial Records, FHL microfilm 1,130,483; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled 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]].  
  
== Sources of This Collection  ==
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
  
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"Samoa Burials, 1895-1970." &nbsp; database, ''FamilySearch'' ([https://www;familysearch.org https://.familysearch.org]: accessed 7 April 2011). &nbsp;Povi Palau, &nbsp;10 August 1965; citing Burial Records, FHL microfilm 1,130,483; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.  
  
 
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Contents

Record Description

This index is an electronic index for the years 1895 to 1970. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.

"Samoa Burials, 1895-1970" Index. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Deaths and Burials Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Related Websites

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.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

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.

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 Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Samoa Burials, 1895-1970."   database, FamilySearch (https://.familysearch.org: accessed 7 April 2011).  Povi Palau,  10 August 1965; citing Burial Records, FHL microfilm 1,130,483; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.