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''[[Europe]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'''''[[Bosnia_and_Herzegovina_Genealogy|Bosnia and Herzegovina]]'''{{Bosnia_and_Herzegovina-sidebar}}Guide to '''Bosnia and Herzegovina ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.
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==Country Information==
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Bosnia and Herzegovina is a country in Europe bordered by [[Croatia Genealogy|Croatia]], [[Serbia Genealogy|Serbia]], and [[Montenegro Genealogy|Montenegro]]. It was formerly ruled by the Ottoman Empire and the Austro-Hungarian Empire. De facto official languages are Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Bosnia and Herzegovina," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bosnia_and_Herzegovina, accessed 4 May 2016.</ref>
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==Getting Started ==
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<h3>Getting Started with Bosnia and Herzegovina Research</h3>
 
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Links to articles on getting started with Bosnia and Herzegovina research.
== Getting started with Bosnia and Herzegovina research  ==
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*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Beginner's Corner Getting Started|Getting started]]  
 
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*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Beginner's Corner What's the Next Step?|What's the next step?]]
Welcome to the '''Bosnia and Herzegovina Page'''!
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*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Beginner's Corner Finding Your Ancestor in the Records|Finding your ancestor in the records]]
 
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*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Beginner's Corner Tips for Beginners|Tips for beginners]]
FamilySearch Wiki is a community website dedicated to helping people throughout the world learn how to find their ancestors. Through the Bosnia and Herzegovina Page you can learn how to find, use, and analyze records of genealogical value. The content is variously targeted to beginners, intermediate, and expert researchers. The Bosnia and Herzegovina Page is a work in progress, your contributions and [[FamilySearch Wiki:Feedback|feedback]] are essential!
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*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Civil Registration]]
 
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*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Church Records]]
== Research Tools  ==
 
  
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<h3>Bosnia and Herzegovina Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Bosnia and Herzegovina research.
 
*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Letter Writing Guide|Letter Writing Guide]]  
 
*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Letter Writing Guide|Letter Writing Guide]]  
 
*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Websites|Websites]]
 
*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Websites|Websites]]
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==Bosnia and Herzegovina Map==
 
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Bosnia and Herzegovina is a country situated in Southeastern Europe, bordered by Croatia to the north, west and south, Serbia to the east, and Montenegro to the south. Bosnia and Herzegovina is almost landlocked, except for 26 kilometres of the Adriatic Sea coastline, centered around the town of Neum. To read more about Bosnia and Herzegovina see [https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bk.html The World Factbook] and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bosnia_and_Herzegovina Wikipedia].
 
 
 
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== Jurisdictions  ==
 
 
 
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Genealogicaly records are kept on the local level in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  
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Cantons of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina:
  
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*Central Bosnia
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*Posavina
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*Sarajevo
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*Tuzla
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*Una-Sana
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*West Herzegovina
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*Grad Trebinje
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*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Beginner's Corner What's the Next Step?|What's the next step?]]
 
*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Beginner's Corner Finding Your Ancestor in the Records|Finding your ancestor in the records]]
 
*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Beginner's Corner Tips for Beginners|Tips for beginners]]
 
  
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*Derventa
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*Donji Žabar
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*Foča
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*Gacko
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*Gradiška
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*Han Pijesak
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*Istočno Novo Sarajevo
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*Jezero
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==FamilySearch Resources==
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
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*Archives and Libraries
 
*Biographies
 
*Cemeteries
 
*Census
 
*Church Directories
 
*Church History
 
*Church Records
 
*Civil Registration
 
*Court Records
 
*Directories
 
*Dwellings
 
*Emigration and Immigration
 
*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
 
*Genealogy  
 
*Heraldry
 
*Historical Geography
 
*History
 
*Jewish Records
 
*Land and Property
 
*Language and Languages
 
*Maps
 
*Military Records
 
*[[Bosnia and Herzegovina Names Personal|Names Personal]]  
 
*Naturalization and Citizenship
 
*Newspapers
 
*Nobility
 
*Obituaries
 
*Occupations
 
*Periodicals
 
*Population
 
*Probate Records
 
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Latest revision as of 20:26, 30 November 2016

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Bosnia and Herzegovina Background
Local Research Resources

Guide to Bosnia and Herzegovina ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

Country Information

Bosnia and Herzegovina is a country in Europe bordered by Croatia, Serbia, and Montenegro. It was formerly ruled by the Ottoman Empire and the Austro-Hungarian Empire. De facto official languages are Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Bosnia and Herzegovina Research

Links to articles on getting started with Bosnia and Herzegovina research.

Bosnia and Herzegovina Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Bosnia and Herzegovina research.


Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg

Bosnia and Herzegovina Map

Bosnia and Hrzogovine Cantons.png

Jurisdictions

Genealogicaly records are kept on the local level in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Cantons of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina:

  • Bosnian Podrinje
  • Canton 10
  • Central Bosnia
  • Herzegovina-Neretva
  • Posavina
  • Sarajevo
  • Tuzla
  • Una-Sana
  • West Herzegovina
  • Zenica-Doboj

Cities of Republika Srpska:

  • Grad Banja Luka
  • Grad Bijeljina
  • Grad Doboj
  • Grad Istočno Sarajevo
  • Grad Prijedor
  • Grad Trebinje

Municipalities of Republika Srpska:

  • Berkovići
  • Bileća
  • Brod
  • Bratunac
  • Čajniče
  • Čelinac
  • Derventa
  • Donji Žabar
  • Foča
  • Gacko
  • Gradiška
  • Han Pijesak
  • Istočni Drvar
  • Istočna Ilidža
  • Istočni Mostar
  • Istočni Stari Grad
  • Istočno Novo Sarajevo
  • Jezero
  • Kalinovik
  • Kneževo
  • Kostajnica
  • Kozarska Dubica
  • Kotor Varoš
  • Krupa na Uni
  • Kupres
  • Laktaši
  • Ljubinje
  • Lopare
  • Milići
  • Modriča
  • Mrkonjić Grad
  • Nevesinje
  • Novi Grad
  • Novo Goražde
  • Osmaci
  • Oštra Luka
  • Pale
  • Pelagićevo
  • Petrovac
  • Petrovo
  • Prnjavor
  • Ribnik
  • Rogatica
  • Rudo
  • Stanari
  • Šamac
  • Šekovići
  • Šipovo
  • Sokolac
  • Srbac
  • Srebrenica
  • Teslić
  • Trnovo
  • Ugljevik
  • Višegrad
  • Vlasenica
  • Vukosavlje
  • Zvornik

FamilySearch Resources

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



References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Bosnia and Herzegovina," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bosnia_and_Herzegovina, accessed 4 May 2016.