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Guide to Bonaire ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
Bonaire is a special municipality of the Netherlands, and is a part of the Caribbean Netherlands, together with Sint Eustatius, and Saba (BES Islands). Before 1910 they were part of the Netherlands Antilles. It was formerly ruled by Spain, The Netherlands, and Great Britain.
Getting Started with Bonaire Research
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Bonaire Research Tools
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Note: Several smaller towns had existed in the national park, but are now abandoned. They were: Labra, Ishiri, Kokorobi, Jan Doran, Vlijt, Rigot, Porto Spano, and Kunchi.
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
- Facebook Communities - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
- Wikipedia contributors, "Caribbean Netherlands," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caribbean_Netherlands, accessed 4 May 2016.