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Guide to Cameroon ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
Cameroon is a country in Africa bordered by Nigeria, Chad, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and the Republic of the Congo. Portions of the country were formerly colonies of Germany, France, and Great Britain. The official languages are French and English.
Getting Started with Cameroon Research
Links to articles on getting started with Cameroon research.
Cameroon Research Tools
Links to articles and websites that assist in Cameroon research.
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Cameroon.
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Cameroon. Regions:
- Adamawa (Adamaoua)
- Centre (Centre)
- East (Est)
- Far North (Extrême-Nord)
- Littoral (Littoral)
- North (Nord)
- Northwest (Nord-Ouest)
- South (Sud)
- Southwest (Sud-Ouest)
- West (Ouest)
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
- Facebook Communities - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
- Wikipedia contributors, "Cameroon," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cameroon, accessed 4 May 2016.