Tonga Genealogy

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Tonga, unique among Pacific nations, never completely lost its indigenous governance. The archipelagos of "The Friendly Islands" were united into a Polynesian kingdom in 1845. Tonga became a constitutional monarchy in 1875 and a British protectorate in 1900; it withdrew from the protectorate and joined the Commonwealth of Nations in 1970. Tonga remains the only monarchy in the Pacific.
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=== Getting started with Tonga research  ===
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=== Jurisdictions  ===
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=== Research Tools  ===
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*http://tonga.worldvitalrecords.com/
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*http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.oceania.tonga/45/mb.ashx
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*[http://www.artsfaculty.auckland.ac.nz/special/germansintonga/?historicalbackground German and Tonga government relationship]
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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Pacific/SamoaTahitiTongaFiji.pdf BYU Research Guide for Fiji, Samoa, Tahiti, Tonga]
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=== Featured Content  ===
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*[[Pacific Island Guide to Family History Research|Pacific Island Guide]] to Family History Research
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*'''[[Pacific Island Guide to Family History Research|Pacific Island Guide]]'''
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*[[Tonga Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Tonga Biography|Biography]]
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*[[Tonga Census|Census]]
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*[[Tonga Church History|Church History]]
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*[[Tonga Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Tonga Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
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*[[Tonga Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
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*[[Samoan, Tongan and other Polynesian Genealogies|Genealogies]]
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*[[Tonga History|History]]
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*[[Tonga Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Tonga Nobility|Nobility]]
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*[[Tonga Oral History in the Family History Library|Oral History]]
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Revision as of 05:00, 24 September 2012

Tonga, unique among Pacific nations, never completely lost its indigenous governance. The archipelagos of "The Friendly Islands" were united into a Polynesian kingdom in 1845. Tonga became a constitutional monarchy in 1875 and a British protectorate in 1900; it withdrew from the protectorate and joined the Commonwealth of Nations in 1970. Tonga remains the only monarchy in the Pacific.

Getting started with Tonga research

Jurisdictions

Tonga.png

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Research Tools

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