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}}Guide to '''Belize ancestry, family history and genealogy''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
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<h3>Getting Started with Belize Research</h3>
*Message language: ENG<br>Family History Center in Belize City, Belize, Central America<br>Location 117 Cemetery Road<br>phone # 501-501-78670
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Links to articles on getting started with Belize research.
*A map of Belize is located at http://geology.com/world/belize-map.gif&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (helpful tools and resources, gazetteers)
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*[[How to Find Birth Records]]
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Belize research.
*Corozal
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*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/belize.html Belize Genealogy (Kindred Trails)]
*Toledo
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*[http://genforum.genealogy.com/belize/ Belize GenForum]
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Belize. 
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Belize.  Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.
  
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The Districts are further divided into Constituencies; there are currently 31 Constituencies in Belize.&nbsp; Important to note is that these Constituencies have changed very often in the past: renaming, subdividing into more Constituencies, and even changing of boundaries are common.&nbsp; For example, Toledo (the Constituency) was divided into Toledo North and Toledo South in 1961; but was changed completely to Toledo East and Toledo West in 1984.<br>
  
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==FamilySearch Resources==
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
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*Latin America FamilySearch Tutorials  [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=Latin%20America%20Research Latin America Research]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/location/1927123?region=Belize Historical Records]
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*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Belize Family History Center locator map]
  
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Latest revision as of 14:11, 25 March 2017

Belize Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Belize Background
Local Research Resources
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Central America
Belize

Guide to Belize ancestry, family history and genealogy parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Country Information

The United States of America is made up of fifty states, one federal district (District of Columbia) and five territories.

Getting Started

Getting Started with Belize Research

Links to articles on getting started with Belize research.

Belize Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Belize research.

Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg

Belize Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Belize.

444px-Belize Regions map.png

Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Belize. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.

Belize is divided into six districts:

The Districts are further divided into Constituencies; there are currently 31 Constituencies in Belize.  Important to note is that these Constituencies have changed very often in the past: renaming, subdividing into more Constituencies, and even changing of boundaries are common.  For example, Toledo (the Constituency) was divided into Toledo North and Toledo South in 1961; but was changed completely to Toledo East and Toledo West in 1984.

FamilySearch Resources

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

References