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''[[Caribbean]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''''[[Dominica Genealogy|Dominica]]'''{{Dominica-sidebar}}Guide to '''Dominica ancestry, family history and genealogy''': birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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== Getting started with Dominica research  ==
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==Country Information==
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Dominica is an island country in the Caribbean whose nearest neighbors are [[Guadeloupe Genealogy|Guadeloupe]] and [[Martinique Genealogy|Martinique]]. It was formerly a colony of [[France Genealogy|France]] and [[England Genealogy|Great Britain]]. The official language is English.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Dominica," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominica, accessed 3 May 2016.</ref>
  
Dominica is a republic in the West Indies. In the center of the Lesser Antilles, considered the northern most Windward Island, but originally administered as a Leeward Island. Dominica lies on the east side of the Caribbean Sea and helps divide it from the North Atlantic Ocean. It is about 450 miles (700 kilometers) northwest of Venezuela. See the CIA ''World Factbook'' at https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/do.html
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<h3>Getting Started with Dominica Research</h3>
 
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Links to articles on getting started with Dominica research.
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*[[How to Find Birth Records]]
 
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*[[How to Find Marriage Records]]
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*[[How to Find Death Records]]
  
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<h3>Dominica Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Dominica research.
 
*[http://www.britishislesgenweb.org/~dominica/ CaribbeanGenWeb Dominica]  
 
*[http://www.britishislesgenweb.org/~dominica/ CaribbeanGenWeb Dominica]  
*[http://www.candoo.com/genresources/ Dominica genealogical resources]
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==Dominica Map==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Dominica. Parishes:
  
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Dominica.  Parishes:
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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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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html Learning Center] - Online genealogy courses
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/location/1927100?region=Dominica Historical Records]
  
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*[[Dominica Cemetery|Cemetery]]
 
*[[Dominica Church Records|Church Records]]
 
*[[Dominica Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
 
*[[Dominica Genealogy|Genealogy]]
 
*[[Dominica Slavery|Slavery]]
 
 
 
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Dominica Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Dominica Background
Local Research Resources

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

Country Information

Dominica is an island country in the Caribbean whose nearest neighbors are Guadeloupe and Martinique. It was formerly a colony of France and Great Britain. The official language is English.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Dominica Research

Links to articles on getting started with Dominica research.

Dominica Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Dominica research.

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Dominica Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Dominica. Parishes:

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Saint Andrew
Saint
Peter
Saint
John
Saint Joseph
Saint Paul
Saint David
Saint George
Saint
Patrick
Saint Luke
Saint Mark
CARIBBEAN
SEA
DOMINICA

Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Dominica. Parishes:

  • Saint Andrew
  • Saint David
  • Saint George
  • Saint John
  • Saint Joseph
  • Saint Luke
  • Saint Mark
  • Saint Patrick
  • Saint Paul
  • Saint Peter

FamilySearch Resources

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


References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Dominica," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dominica, accessed 3 May 2016.