Sudan Genealogy

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

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

Country Information

Sudan is a country in Africa bordered by Egypt, Libya, Chad, the Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire), Uganda, Kenya, Ethiopia, and Eritrea. The official languages are Arabic and English.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Sudan Research

Links to articles on getting started with Sudan research.

Sudan Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Sudan research.

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Sudan Map

Genealogy records are kept on the state level in Sudan. Map of Sudan (New).jpg

States

Genealogy records are kept on the state level in Sudan. Sudan is made up of 25 states (wilayat, singular - wilayah).

FamilySearch Resources

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

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Sudan," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sudan, accessed 21 April 2016.