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== Record Content  ==
== Record Content  ==
Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include:  
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Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include the following information:
*Name of head of house hold
*Names of family members
*Date of birth
*Birth place
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
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Revision as of 15:27, 11 September 2012

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.

Record Description

This collection contains images of census records and population registers. Not every municipality is included. Most records cover about 1830-1910. Records are arranged either chronologically, alphabetically, by neighborhood or village. Some volumes are indexed and some places contain separate index volumes.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

Belgium General Archive and National Archive in the Provinces. Belgium Census and Population Registers, 1472-1912. The Belgian National Archives, Bruxelles, Belgium.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include the following information:

  • Name of head of house hold
  • Names of family members
  • Date of birth
  • Birth place
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Occupation

How to Use the Record

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles


Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.