North West Province, South Africa Genealogy

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Guide to North West Province, South Africa Genealogy ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

Historical Overview

History

Localities

List of cities and towns in North-West.

Maps and gazetteers

Records

Cemeteries

Find A Grave records for North-West, South Africa.

Census

Church records

Dutch Reformed Church (NGK)
Dutch Reformed Church (NHK)
Reformed Church (GK)
Methodist
Anglican
Catholic
Others

Civil Registration

Births, marriages, and deaths began to be registered in 1895 (Cape Province) and 1901 (Transvaal Province).[1]

Emigration

Genealogy

Land records

Occupations

Probate records

See here for a description of what death notices are and where they are located.

School records

Tax records

Websites

Further Reading

References

  1. The Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Family History Record Profile: Southern Africa,” Word document, private files of the FamilySearch Content Strategy Team, 1987-1998.