South America Guyana
|Guyana Wiki Topics|
|Local Research Resources|
Guide to Guyana ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
Not to be confused with French Guiana (French: Guyane).
Getting Started with Guyana Research
Links to articles on getting started with Guyana research.
Guyana Research Tools
Links to articles and websites that assist in Guyana research.
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Guyana.
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Guyana. Regions:
- Essequibo Islands-West Demerara
- East Berbice-Corentyne
- Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo
- Upper Demerara-Berbice
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
- Facebook Communities - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
- Learning Center - Online genealogy courses
- Historical Records
- Family History Center locator map
- Wikipedia contributors, "Guyana," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia," https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guyana, accessed 28 April 2016.