Guinea Genealogy

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Guinea Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Guinea Background
Local Research Resources

Guide to Guinea ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

Country Information

Guinea is a country in African bordered by Senegal, Mali, Cote d'Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea-Bissau. It was formerly a colony of France. The official language is French.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Guinea Research

Links to articles on getting started with Guinea research.

Guinea Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Guinea research.

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Guinea Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Guinea. Guinea map.png

Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Guinea.

Guinea is divided into eight regions:

FamilySearch Resources

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Guinea," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guinea, accessed 28 April 2016.