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{{FamilySearch Communities}}<br> {{See also|Pages and Groups on Facebook|Surname Pages and Groups on Facebook}} <br> [[Image:F logo.png|right|F logo.png]] The FamilySearch-sponsored Genealogy Research Communities on Facebook were introduced in May 2011. Currently there are 106 Community pages with a total of over 37,790 Fans. Both the Fans and the volunteer administrators facilitate free research help on all the community pages. The three most common ways to participate include:
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:*ask your research questions,
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== FamilySearch Regional Research Groups  ==
:*collaborate on your research, and
 
:*share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area.
 
  
In addition, there are other locality-specific genealogy research '''[[Pages and Groups on Facebook]]''' that are not sponsored by FamilySearch. The '''[[Surname Pages and Groups on Facebook]]''' can also be of assistance to you in your research.  
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The FamilySearch regional research groups on Facebook were created to be collaborative environments where individuals researching the same general location could help one another reach their family history goals through asking and answering questions, sharing helpful resources and information.  
  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/SouthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Southern Europe Genealogy Research Community&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
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| Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Malta, Monaco, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, Vatican City<br>
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|-
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/CentralEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Central Europe Genealogy Research Community&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
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| Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland <br>
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|-
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/BritishIslesGenealogyResearchCommunity/ British Isles Genealogy Research Community]<br>
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| England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Isles of Man, Channel Islands<br>
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|-
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/NorthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Northern Europe Genealogy Research Community]<br>
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| Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden<br>
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|-
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/EasternEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Eastern Europe Genealogy Research Community]<br>
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| Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Russia, Ukraine<br>
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|-
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
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| Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington D.C., West Virginia, Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas<br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
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| Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota<br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
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| Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania<br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community<br>]
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| Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming, Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington<br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community]<br>
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| Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand.<br>
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|-
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/855993304493098/ Canada Genealogy Research Community]<br>
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| Canada & Greenland
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|}
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New [https://www.facebook.com/help/pages Pages] and [https://www.facebook.com/help/groups Groups] on Facebook about genealogy research are being created nearly every day. The main topic of either a Page or a Group will typically be about doing research in a specific location, an ethnic group, or special interest.
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<br>See the '''[[Family Associations]]''' page for a listing of family organizations, societies, and associations that have either a Facebook page, a website, or other contact information.<br>
  
== International Research Communities ==
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== International Research Pages and Groups ==
  
 
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(Click the icon next to each column heading to sort the table.)  
  
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! Topic
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! FamilySearch Groups
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! Genealogy Groups/Pages
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| Argentina
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|[https://www.facebook.com/familysearch.argentina Investigación Genealógica en Argentina]
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| <br>
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|-
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| Australia 
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Asia, Africa & Pacific Genealogy Research Community]
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|
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/676355992386477/ Fleurieu Peninsula Family History Group] and
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* [https://www.facebook.com/FPFHG Fleurieu Peninsula Family History] Page
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1418043615094041/?ref=br_rs Canterbury-Bankstown region of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia]<br>
 
|-
 
|-
! 49 Research Communities
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| Austria
! Language
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/CentralEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Central Europe Genealogy Research Community&nbsp;]&nbsp;
! Region
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| <br>
 
|-
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/familysearch.argentina Argentina]
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| Brasil
| Spanish
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| <br>
| South America
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| <br>
 
|-
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/AustraliaGenealogy Australia]  
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| Canada
| English
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/855993304493098/ Canada Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| Pacific
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/148789676376/?ref=br_rs Quebec Family History Society]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F275787445775490%2F Halifax &amp; District Genealogy]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/AustriaGenealogyResearch Austria]  
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| Caribbean Islands
| English
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| Europe
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<br>
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|
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* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F418672278154317%2F Saint Elizabeth, Jamaica Genealogy]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/CGLUSVI/?ref=br_rs St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands Caribbean Genealogy Library Family Research Inquiries]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/GenealogicaBrasil Brasil]  
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| Chile
| Portuguese
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|[https://www.facebook.com/ChileGenealogy Investigación Genealógica en Chile]
| South America
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/ChileGenealogy Chile]  
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| China
| Spanish
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| South America
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/%E4%B8%AD%E5%9B%BD-%E6%97%8F%E8%B0%B1-%E7%A0%94%E7%A9%B6-China-Genealogy-Research/334053793317868 China]  
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| Colombia
| Chinese
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|[https://www.facebook.com/ColombiaGenealogy Investigación Genealógica en Colombia]
| Asia
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| <br>
 
|-
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/ColombiaGenealogy Colombia]  
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|
| Spanish
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Czechoslovakia 
| South America
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(Czech Republic)
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/CentralEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Central Europe Genealogy Research Community&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/CzechoslovakiaGenealogy Czechoslovakia (Czech Republic)]  
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| Denmark
| English
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/NorthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Northern Europe Genealogy Research Community]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/Danmark-Sl%C3%A6gtsforskning-331893243592525/ Danmark Slægtsforskning]  
| Europe
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/DanishGenealogy/ Denmark Genealogy - Sorø, Sjælland]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Danmark-Sl%C3%A6gtsforskning/331893243592525 Danmark]  
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|Ecuador
| Danish
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|
| Europe
+
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/EcuadorGenealogy Investigación Genealógica en Ecuador]
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/DenmarkGenealogy Denmark]  
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| England
| English
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/BritishIslesGenealogyResearchCommunity/ British Isles Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| Europe
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/131021150396365/ Great Harwood Family and Local History Group]
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[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F9915040799%2F Lancashire Genealogy] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F11397574431%2F Yorkshire Genealogy]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/EcuadorGenealogy Ecuador]  
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| Finland
| Spanish
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/NorthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Northern Europe Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| South America
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/14108279806/ Finnish Genealogy]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/EnglandGenealogy England]  
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| France 
| English
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| <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/SouthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Southern Europe Genealogy Research Community&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
| Europe
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/FinlandGenealogy Finland]  
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| Germany/Prussia
| English
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/CentralEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Central Europe Genealogy Research Community&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
| Europe
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|
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* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fgermangenealogist%2F GermanGenealogist]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/BlackSeaGermanResearch Black Sea German Research]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/afstunna Ahnenforscher Stammtisch in Unna, Germany (mainly Westphalia and the Ruhr Valley)]<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/France-Genealogy-Research/374516879237899 France]  
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|Greece
| English
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|<br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/SouthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Southern Europe Genealogy Research Community&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
| Europe
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/101120679980726/ Hellenic Genealogy Resources]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Recherche-G%C3%A9n%C3%A9alogique-en-France/128007843990247 France]  
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| Guatemala
| French
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|[https://www.facebook.com/GuatemalaGenealogy Investigación Genealógica en Guatemala]
| Europe
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/GermanyGenealogy Germany/Prussia]  
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| Honduras
| English
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| [https://www.facebook.com/HondurasGenealogy/ Investigación Genealógica en Honduras]  
| Europe
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/GuatemalaGenealogy Guatemala]  
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| Hong Kong
| Spanish
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| Central America
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Honduras/211448302294702 Honduras]  
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| Hungary
| Spanish
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/CentralEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Central Europe Genealogy Research Community&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
| Central America
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/HungaryGenealogy/#_=_ <br>Hungary Exchange - Hungarian Genealogy<br>]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/HongKongGenealogy Hong Kong]  
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| India
| Chinese
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| Asia
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/IndiaGenealogy India]  
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| Ireland &amp; Northern Ireland
| English
+
|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/BritishIslesGenealogyResearchCommunity/ British Isles Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| Asia
+
 
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|
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/2231876262/ Irish Genealogy]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F393637757367672%2F Armagh]
 +
* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fcavangenealogy%2F Cavan]
 +
* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fcountyclare%2F Clare]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fcorkgenealogicalsociety%2F Cork]
 +
* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fdublingenealogy%2F Dublin]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/leitrim.genealogy?sk=wall Leitrim]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Flimerickgenealogy%2F Limerick]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Flongford%2F Longford]
 +
* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fclansofmayo Mayo]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/RoscommonIrelandGenealogy/ Roscommon]
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* &nbsp;[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Ftipperary%2F Tipperary]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fcountywexford%2F Wexford]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fwicklow%2F Wicklow]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/IrelandGenealogy Ireland and Northern Ireland]  
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| Italy
| English
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| <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/SouthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Southern Europe Genealogy Research Community&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
| Europe
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/179945608950/ Southern Italian Genealogy Network]
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[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fsiciliangenealogy Sicilian Genealogy]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/ItalyGenealogy Italy]  
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| Japan
| English
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| Europe
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/JapanGenealogyResearch Japan]  
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| Madagascar
| English
+
|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| Asia
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MexicoGenealogyResearch Mexico]  
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| Mexico
| Spanish
+
|
| Central America
+
[https://www.facebook.com/MexicoGenealogyResearch Mexico Genealogy Research]
 +
 
 +
|[https://www.facebook.com/pages/GuadalajaraDispensas/171714116271888 Guadalajara Dispensas]
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 +
[https://www.facebook.com/grupodegenealogia.delvalledemexico?sk=wall Genealogía Del Valle de México]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NetherlandsGenealogy Netherlands]  
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| Netherlands
| English  
+
|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/CentralEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Central Europe Genealogy Research Community&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
| Europe
+
 
 +
| Dutch:<br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/genealogiened Genealogie Nederland]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/1409151189318611 Genealogie/Stamboom onderzoek]
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/206121206185014 Genealogievrienden]
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English:<br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/DutchGenealogy Dutch Genealogy] <br>
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|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Zealand-Genealogy-Research/202148613221374 New Zealand]  
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| New Zealand
| English
+
|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| Pacific
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nigeria-Genealogy-Research/429364087077554 Nigeria]  
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| Nigeria
| English
+
|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| Africa
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/IrelandGenealogy Northern Ireland and Ireland]
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| Northern Ireland and Ireland  
| English
+
| See entry above- Ireland and Northern Ireland<br>
| Europe
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NorwayGenealogy Norway]  
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| Norway
| English
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/NorthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Northern Europe Genealogy Research Community]<br>
| Europe
+
|
 +
* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/NorwegianGenealogy/ Norwegian Genealogy]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/190276084468870/ Minnesota Norwegians - genealogy]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/SonsofNorway/ Official Sons of Norway]  
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/480544762050074/ North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1375592246052185/ Wisconsin Norwegians - Genealogy]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/120304174809561/ Valdres, Norway Genealogy]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/groups/Norwaylist/ NorwayList]
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'''Norwegian Society of Texas'''<br>[https://www.facebook.com/hovedstadchapter Hovedstad Chapter]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Midnattsolen-Chapter-Norwegian-Society-of-Texas/175778992465526 Midnattsolen Chapter]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/NST.Snorre Snorre Chapter]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/VIKING-CHAPTER-Norwegian-Society-of-Texas/147520938752096?fref=ts Viking Chapter]<br>
 
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|-
 
| [http://www.facebook.com/PanamaGenealogy Panama]  
 
| [http://www.facebook.com/PanamaGenealogy Panama]  
| Spanish
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| <br>
| Central America
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [http://www.facebook.com/ParaguayGenealogy Paraguay]  
 
| [http://www.facebook.com/ParaguayGenealogy Paraguay]  
| Spanish
+
| <br>
| South America
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/PeruGenealogy Investigación Genealógica en Perú]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/PeruGenealogy Perú (Español)]  
| Spanish
+
| <br>
| South America
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/PolandGenealogy Poland]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/CentralEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Poland]  
| English
+
| <br>
| Europe
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [http://www.facebook.com/PuertoRicoGenealogy Puerto Rico]  
 
| [http://www.facebook.com/PuertoRicoGenealogy Puerto Rico]  
| Spanish
+
| <br>
| Caribbean
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| <br>
|-
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/RussiaGenealogy Russia]
 
| English
 
| Europe
 
|-
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/%D0%A1%D0%BE%D0%BE%D0%B1%D1%89%D0%B5%D1%81%D1%82%D0%B2%D0%BE-%D0%B8%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BB%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B0%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%8F-%D1%80%D1%83%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BE%D0%B9-%D0%B3%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B5%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B3%D0%B8%D0%B8/283429521712516 Russia]
 
| Russian
 
| Europe
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/American-Samoa-Genealogy-Research/269901906429453 Samoa (American)]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/EasternEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Russia (English)]
| English
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/%D0%A1%D0%BE%D0%BE%D0%B1%D1%89%D0%B5%D1%81%D1%82%D0%B2%D0%BE-%D0%B8%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BB%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B0%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%8F-%D1%80%D1%83%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BE%D0%B9-%D0%B3%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B5%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B3%D0%B8%D0%B8/283429521712516 Russia (Russian)]  
| Pacific
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| <br>
 +
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Samoa-Western-Genealogy-Research/356619414380652 Samoa (Western)]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Samoa (American)]  
| English
+
| <br>
| Pacific
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/ScotlandGenealogy Scotland]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Samoa (Western)]  
| English
+
| <br>
| Europe
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/CzechoslovakiaGenealogy Slovakia and Czech Republic]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/NorthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Scotland]  
| English
+
| <br>
| Europe
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/SouthAfricaGenealogy South Africa]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/CentralEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity Slovakia and Czech Republic]  
| English
+
| <br>
| Africa
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/SpainGenealogy Spain]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ South Africa]  
| Spanish
+
| <br>
| Europe
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/SwedenGenealogy Sweden]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/SouthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Spain]  
| English
+
| <br>
| Europe
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/SlaktforskningOmSverige Sweden]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/NorthernEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Sweden (English)]
| Swedish
+
[https://www.facebook.com/SlaktforskningOmSverige Sweden](Svenska) 
| Europe
+
| <br>
 +
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/SwitzerlandGenealogy Switzerland]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/CentralEuropeGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Switzerland]  
| English
+
| <br>
| Europe
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/TaiwanGenealogy Taiwan]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Taiwan]  
| Chinese
+
| <br>
| Asia
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/ThailandGenealogy Thailand]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Thailand]  
| Thai
+
| <br>
| Asia
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tonga-Genealogy-Research/302442853157108 Tonga]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/367146666771463/ Tonga]  
| English
+
| <br>
| Pacific
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/%D0%A3%D0%BA%D1%80%D0%B0%D1%97%D0%BD%D0%B0-%D0%B3%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B5%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B3%D1%96%D1%87%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%85-%D0%B4%D0%BE%D1%81%D0%BB%D1%96%D0%B4%D0%B6%D0%B5%D0%BD%D1%8C-Ukraine-Genealogy-Research/307439229321561 Ukraine]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ukraine-Genealogy-Research-Генеалогічні-дослідження-в-Україні/307439229321561 Ukraine]  
| English
+
| <br>
| Europe
+
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/Genealogica.en.Venezuela Venezuela]  
+
| United Kingdom
| Spanish
+
(See also individual entries for England, Scotland, and Wales)
| South America
+
|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/BritishIslesGenealogyResearchCommunity/ British Isles Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/2417541044/ UK Genealogy]
 +
<br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/VenezuelaGenealogy Venezuela]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/Genealogica.en.Venezuela Venezuela](Español)
| English
+
[https://www.facebook.com/VenezuelaGenealogy Venezuela](English)
| South America
+
| <br>
 +
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/WalesGenealogy Wales]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/BritishIslesGenealogyResearchCommunity/ Wales]  
| English
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/322948684433261/ Monmouthshire Family Tree]<br>
| Europe
+
| <br>
 
|}
 
|}
  
== North America Research Communities ==
+
== North America Research Pages and Groups ==
  
{| class="wikitable sortable FCK__ShowTableBorders"
+
{| border="1" class="wikitable sortable"
 +
|-
 +
! Topic
 +
! FamilySearch Groups<br>
 +
! Genealogy Groups/Pages
 
|-
 
|-
! 56 Research Communities
+
| African American Research  
! Admin Status
+
| <br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/AfricanAmericanGenealogy African American] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/SDAAGRG/ African American Genealogy Friends]
 +
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/AfricanAmericanGenealogy African American]  
+
| Alabama
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community] <br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/8210363481/ Alabama Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/AlabamaGenealogy Alabama]  
+
| Alaska
| Help needed
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Alaska-Genealogy-Research-Community/176484095801496 Alaska]  
+
| American Indian
| Help needed
+
| <br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/AmericanIndian.se.Genealogy American Indian]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/AmericanIndian.se.Genealogy American Indian]  
+
| Arizona
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/120458768038612/ Arizona Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/ArizonaGenealogy Arizona]  
+
| Arkansas
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/150523158353289/ Arkansas Genealogy Network]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| California
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/120538224699188/ California Genealogy Network]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/ArkansasGenealogy Arkansas]  
+
| Canada
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/855993304493098/ Canada Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/289798357808281/ Genealogy Network &amp; Look Ups - Atlantic Canada]
 +
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/185614864933040/ French Canadian Genealogy]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Canada First Nations
 +
| <br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/CanadaFirstNationsGenealogy Canada First Nations]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/CaliforniaGenealogy California]  
+
| Colorado
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/175267909199964/ Colorado Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/CanadaGenealogy Canada]  
+
| Connecticut
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/106374389457465/ Connecticut Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/CanadaFirstNationsGenealogy Canada First Nations]  
+
| Delaware
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/210161959025636/ Delaware Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/ColoradoGenealogy Colorado]  
+
| Florida
|  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/ConnecticutGenealogy Connecticut]  
+
| Georgia
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/173266752734188/ Georgia Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Delaware-Genealogy-Research-Community/392767884085218 Delaware]  
+
| Hawaii
| Help needed
+
|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community<br>]
 +
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/DistrictofColumbiaGenealogy District of Columbia]  
+
| Hispanic
| Help needed
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/HispanicGenealogy Hispanic Genealogy Research]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/HispanicGenealogy Hispanic (Americas)]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/FloridaGenealogy Florida]  
+
| Idaho
| Help needed
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/236480456380569/ Idaho Genealogy Network]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/GeorgiaGenealogy Georgia]  
+
| Illinois
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/196017143782491/ Illinois Genealogy Network]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Indiana
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/IndianaGenealogy Indiana] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/208669295836038/ Indiana Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hawaii-Genealogy-Research-Community/282281345138235 Hawaii]  
+
| Iowa
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/138731752868271/ Iowa Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/HispanicGenealogy Hispanic (Americas)]  
+
| Kansas
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/205097109536008/ Kansas Genealogy Network]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Kentucky
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kentucky-Genealogy-Research-The-original/173203862744809 Kentucky Genealogy Research, The Original] <br>
 +
[http://www.kentuckyhgn.org/ KY History and Genealogy (Network of Interest Groups)] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/234524476564823 Kentucky Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/IdahoGenealogyResearch Idaho]  
+
| Louisiana
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/121573484596801/ Louisiana Genealogy Network]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Maine
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/IllinoisGenealogy Illinois]  
+
| Maryland
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/360054177502820/ FamilyHart's Maryland Genealogy] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/221399914559665/ Maryland Genealogy Network]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Massachusetts
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/MassachusettsGenealogyResearch Massachusetts] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/222148731152599/ Massachusetts Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/IndianaGenealogy Indiana]  
+
| Michigan
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/54113196878/ Michigan Genealogy Network] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/93824065431/ Michigan Genealogical Council]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/IowaGenealogy Iowa]  
+
| Minnesota
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/240275422649626/ Minnesota Genealogy Network] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/190276084468870/ Minnesota Norwegians - genealogy]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/KansasGenealogy Kansas]  
+
| Mississippi
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/327321870619346/ Mississippi Genealogy "Family Tree" and history] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/185211368340421/ Magnolia Roots: a Mississippi genealogy network] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/134148333326756/ Mississippi Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/KentuckyGenealogy Kentucky]  
+
| Missouri
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/218845911485304/ Missouri Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/LouisianaGenealogy Louisiana]  
+
| Montana
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/111014698992123/ Montana Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MaineGenealogyCommunity Maine]  
+
| Nebraska
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/184952344898673/ Nebraska Genealogy Network]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Nevada
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/242592445768885/ Nevada Genealogy Network]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MarylandGenealogy Maryland]  
+
| New Hampshire
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/205180789528062/ New Hampshire Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MassachusettsGenealogyResearch Massachusetts]  
+
| New Jersey
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/317714498422523/ FamilyHart's New Jersey Genealogy] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/235617076455979/ New Jersey Genealogy Network]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| New Mexico
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| <br>
 +
|-
 +
| New York
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/NewYorkGenealogy New York] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/210302895672550/ New York Genealogy Network] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/108707822597282/?ref=br_rs Colonial Families of Tryon and Montgomery Counties]<br> [https://www.facebook.com/GetHelpWithNewYorkFamilyHistory Get Help With New York Family History]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MichiganGenealogy Michigan]  
+
| North Carolina
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/153280238075934/ North Carolina Genealogy Network] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/374593452557262/?ref=br_rs McDowell County Family Genealogy ]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/haywoodgeanealogy/?ref=br_rs Haywood County Family Genealogy]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| North Dakota
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/164321646970039/ North Dakota Genealogy Network] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/480544762050074/ North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Ohio
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/OhioGenealogyResearch Ohio] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/MedinaCoOhGen/ Medina County Ohio History and Genealogy] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/SEOHcoalminehistory/ Southeast Ohio Coal Mining - Family History] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/102396086469994/ SE Ohio Coal Mining -Family History] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/219410844759934/ Ohio Genealogy Network]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Oklahoma
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/121198844634071/ Oklahoma Genealogy Network]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MinnesotaGenealogy Minnesota]  
+
| Oregon
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/190997804291208/ Oregon Genealogy Network]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Pennsylvania
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/PennsylvaniaGenealogy Pennsylvania] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/116835171768097/ FamilyHart's Pennsylvania Genealogy] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/187713814658700/ FamilyHart's Pennsylvania Dutch Genealogy] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/123343704418143/ Pennsylvania Genealogy Network]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Rhode Island
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/157868217616883/ Rhode Island Genealogy Network]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MississippiGenealogy Mississippi]  
+
| South Carolina
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/172871099438838/ South Carolina Genealogy Network] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/266721406731841/?ref=br_rs South Carolina Genealogy Families]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MissouriGenealogy Missouri]  
+
| South Dakota
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/161651567242176/ South Dakota Genealogy Network] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/480544762050074/ North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Tennessee
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/175655229162652/ Tennessee Genealogy Network] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/533661686741855/ Overton County Tennessee Genealogy Network] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/278669895512777/?ref=br_rs Madison/Gibson/ Carroll and<br>Henderson County Genealogy]<br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/147828475253125/?ref=br_rs Pickett County Family History Page]
 +
 +
|-
 +
| Texas
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/TexasGenealogy Texas] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/183985374989673/ Texas Genealogy Network]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MontanaGenealogy Montana]  
+
| Utah
|  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| &nbsp;[https://www.facebook.com/groups/238289959532145/ Utah Genealogy Network] <br> [http://www.cachevalleyhistory.com/ Cache Valley History Society]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NebraskaGenealogy Nebraska]  
+
| Vermont
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/221057387934883/ Vermont Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nevada-Genealogy-Research-Community/234071976689946 Nevada]  
+
| Virginia
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/219540584747499/ Virginia Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NewHampshireGenealogy New Hampshire]  
+
| Washington
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/222494824442130/ Washington State Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NewJerseyGenealogy New Jersey]  
+
| District of Columbia
|  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/965066490187186/ U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/DistrictofColumbiaGenealogy Washington, District of Columbia] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Washington-DC-Genealogy/320126098027993 Washington DC Genealogy]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Mexico-Genealogy-Research/278353502243281 New Mexico]  
+
| West Virginia
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/804695219582639/ U.S. South Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/237878546240605/ West Virginia Genealogy Network]
 +
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NewYorkGenealogy New York]  
+
| Wisconsin
 +
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1473896099560205/ U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
|  
 
|  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/166325933433955/ Wisconsin Genealogy Network] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1375592246052185/ Wisconsin Norwegians - Genealogy]
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| [https://www.facebook.com/NorthCarolinaGenealogy North Carolina]  
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| Wyoming
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/277105002497049/ U.S. West Genealogy Research Community]<br>
 
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/172613919473047/ Wyoming Genealogy Network]
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== Specialty Pages and Groups Related to Genealogy  ==
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| [https://www.facebook.com/NorthDakotaGenealogy North Dakota]
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| [https://www.facebook.com/OhioGenealogyResearch Ohio]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/161126313940147/ 23andMe Newbies]
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|This is a closed group for those who are beginning genetic testing with 23andMe and discussing genealogy and health.
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/OklahomaGenealogy Oklahoma]  
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|<br>[https://www.facebook.com/AncestryPaths/info/?tab=page_info Ancestry Paths]
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|<br>Site statement: "AncestryPaths is a free service designed to get you started on the road to discovering your ancestral roots."
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/OregonGenealogy Oregon]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/03guillaume/ Autosomal DNA]
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|This group talks about geographical and historical origins of your genetic markers.
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/PennsylvaniaGenealogy Pennsylvania]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/thebrickwallclub/ The Brickwall Club] group
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|The group works together with the page by the same name.
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/RhodeIslandGenealogy Rhode Island]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/thebrickwallclub The Brickwall Club] page
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|Based in the UK, this Brickwall Club works to help each other in solving their brick walls in research. Also see their website [http://www.thebrickwallclub.co.uk The Brickwall Club]
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/SouthCarolinaGenealogy South Carolina]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/1805859502989278/ FamilySearch Webinar Followers<br>]
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|Unofficial group for Familysearch webinars. Follow it to get the latest news and schedule for webinar events hosted by Familysearch
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/SouthDakotaGenealogy South Dakota]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/Genealogists?fref=photo Genealogists.com]<br>
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|Professional genealogists and research group who also provide a forum for help, tips, and free links<br>
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/TennesseeGenealogy Tennessee]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/385871894915680/ Genealogy 101]
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|New Open Facebook Group for [http://mygentools.com MyGenTools]- instruction and tools for genealogy research. Come watch us grow as we add new content every week.&nbsp;
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/TexasGenealogy Texas]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/genealogyandnewspapers/ Genealogy and Newspapers]
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|A group for anyone who uses newspapers in their family history work.
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/UtahGenealogy Utah]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/genealogicalresearch/ Genealogy Research]
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|Members of this group help each other with their research.
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/VermontGenealogy Vermont]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/1517496941624009/ Genealogy webinar followers]
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|Follow this group for the latest news and schedule for webinars happening around the web
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/VirginiaGenealogy Virginia]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/HispanicGenealogy Hispanic Genealogy Research]
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| This FamilySearch page is dedicated to Hispanic Genealogy Research Support
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/WashingtonGenealogy Washington]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/isogg/ International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG)]
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|The mission for this group is to be an "advocate for and educate about the use of genetics as a tool for genealogical research, and promote a supportive network for genetic genealogists."
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/WestVirginiaGenealogy West Virginia]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/JewishGenealogyPortal/ Jewish Genealogy Portal]
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|Get help and collaborate with others on Jewish genealogy.
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/WisconsinGenealogy Wisconsin]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextgennetwork/ The NextGen Genealogy Network]  
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| This group fosters the next generations' interest in genealogy.
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wyoming-Genealogy-Research-Community/377679668923263 Wyoming]  
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|[https://www.facebook.com/groups/1437307716567758/ Scandinavian Genealogical Research Center Professional Research]
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|From the group page "Purpose of this group is to provide a forum for links, tips and tricks that can be helpful or of interest for anyone interested in Scandinavian genealogy and research." Not for individual inquires.
 
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FamilySearch Regional Research Groups

The FamilySearch regional research groups on Facebook were created to be collaborative environments where individuals researching the same general location could help one another reach their family history goals through asking and answering questions, sharing helpful resources and information.

Southern Europe Genealogy Research Community          
Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Malta, Monaco, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, Vatican City
Central Europe Genealogy Research Community        
Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland
British Isles Genealogy Research Community
England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Isles of Man, Channel Islands
Northern Europe Genealogy Research Community
Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden
Eastern Europe Genealogy Research Community
Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Russia, Ukraine
U.S. South Genealogy Research Community
Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington D.C., West Virginia, Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas
U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota
U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania
U.S. West Genealogy Research Community
Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming, Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington
Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community
Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand.
Canada Genealogy Research Community
Canada & Greenland

New Pages and Groups on Facebook about genealogy research are being created nearly every day. The main topic of either a Page or a Group will typically be about doing research in a specific location, an ethnic group, or special interest.


See the Family Associations page for a listing of family organizations, societies, and associations that have either a Facebook page, a website, or other contact information.

International Research Pages and Groups

(Click the icon next to each column heading to sort the table.)

Topic FamilySearch Groups Genealogy Groups/Pages
Argentina Investigación Genealógica en Argentina
Australia Asia, Africa & Pacific Genealogy Research Community
Austria Central Europe Genealogy Research Community  
Brasil

Canada Canada Genealogy Research Community
Quebec Family History Society
Halifax & District Genealogy
Caribbean Islands


Chile Investigación Genealógica en Chile
China Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community

Colombia Investigación Genealógica en Colombia

Czechoslovakia

(Czech Republic)

Central Europe Genealogy Research Community        

Denmark Northern Europe Genealogy Research Community
Danmark Slægtsforskning
Denmark Genealogy - Sorø, Sjælland
Ecuador

Investigación Genealógica en Ecuador


England British Isles Genealogy Research Community
Great Harwood Family and Local History Group

Lancashire Genealogy
Yorkshire Genealogy

Finland Northern Europe Genealogy Research Community
Finnish Genealogy
France
Southern Europe Genealogy Research Community          

Germany/Prussia Central Europe Genealogy Research Community        
Greece
Southern Europe Genealogy Research Community          
Hellenic Genealogy Resources
Guatemala Investigación Genealógica en Guatemala
Honduras Investigación Genealógica en Honduras
Hong Kong Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community

Hungary Central Europe Genealogy Research Community        

Hungary Exchange - Hungarian Genealogy
India Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community

Ireland & Northern Ireland British Isles Genealogy Research Community
Italy
Southern Europe Genealogy Research Community          
Southern Italian Genealogy Network

Sicilian Genealogy

Japan Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community

Madagascar Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community

Mexico

Mexico Genealogy Research

Guadalajara Dispensas

Genealogía Del Valle de México

Netherlands Central Europe Genealogy Research Community        
Dutch:
Genealogie Nederland
Genealogie/Stamboom onderzoek

Genealogievrienden

English:
Dutch Genealogy

New Zealand Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community

Nigeria Asia, Africa, Pacific Genealogy Research Community

Northern Ireland and Ireland See entry above- Ireland and Northern Ireland

Norway Northern Europe Genealogy Research Community

Norwegian Society of Texas
Hovedstad Chapter
Midnattsolen Chapter
Snorre Chapter
Viking Chapter

Panama

Paraguay

Perú (Español)

Poland

Puerto Rico

Russia (English)

Russia (Russian)



Samoa (American)

Samoa (Western)

Scotland

Slovakia and Czech Republic

South Africa

Spain

Sweden (English)

Sweden(Svenska)



Switzerland

Taiwan

Thailand

Tonga

Ukraine

United Kingdom

(See also individual entries for England, Scotland, and Wales)

British Isles Genealogy Research Community
UK Genealogy


Venezuela(Español)

Venezuela(English)



Wales Monmouthshire Family Tree

North America Research Pages and Groups

Topic FamilySearch Groups
Genealogy Groups/Pages
African American Research
African American

African American Genealogy Friends

Alabama U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

Alabama Genealogy Network

Alaska U.S. West Genealogy Research Community

American Indian
American Indian
Arizona U.S. West Genealogy Research Community

Arizona Genealogy Network

Arkansas U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

Arkansas Genealogy Network

California U.S. West Genealogy Research Community
California Genealogy Network
Canada Canada Genealogy Research Community

Genealogy Network & Look Ups - Atlantic Canada

French Canadian Genealogy

Canada First Nations
Canada First Nations
Colorado U.S. West Genealogy Research Community

Colorado Genealogy Network

Connecticut U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community

Connecticut Genealogy Network

Delaware U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

Delaware Genealogy Network

Florida U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

Georgia U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

Georgia Genealogy Network

Hawaii U.S. West Genealogy Research Community

Hispanic Hispanic Genealogy Research
Hispanic (Americas)
Idaho U.S. West Genealogy Research Community
Idaho Genealogy Network
Illinois U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community

Illinois Genealogy Network

Indiana U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community
Indiana

Indiana Genealogy Network

Iowa U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community

Iowa Genealogy Network

Kansas U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community

Kansas Genealogy Network

Kentucky U.S. South Genealogy Research Community
Kentucky Genealogy Research, The Original

KY History and Genealogy (Network of Interest Groups)
Kentucky Genealogy Network

Louisiana U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

Louisiana Genealogy Network

Maine U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community

Maryland U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community

FamilyHart's Maryland Genealogy
Maryland Genealogy Network

Massachusetts U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community
Massachusetts

Massachusetts Genealogy Network

Michigan U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community

Michigan Genealogy Network
Michigan Genealogical Council

Minnesota U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community

Minnesota Genealogy Network
Minnesota Norwegians - genealogy

Mississippi U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

Mississippi Genealogy "Family Tree" and history
Magnolia Roots: a Mississippi genealogy network
Mississippi Genealogy Network

Missouri U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

Missouri Genealogy Network

Montana U.S. West Genealogy Research Community

Montana Genealogy Network

Nebraska U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community

Nebraska Genealogy Network

Nevada U.S. West Genealogy Research Community
Nevada Genealogy Network
New Hampshire U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community

New Hampshire Genealogy Network

New Jersey U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community

FamilyHart's New Jersey Genealogy
New Jersey Genealogy Network

New Mexico U.S. West Genealogy Research Community

New York U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community
New York

New York Genealogy Network
Colonial Families of Tryon and Montgomery Counties
Get Help With New York Family History

North Carolina U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

North Carolina Genealogy Network
McDowell County Family Genealogy
Haywood County Family Genealogy

North Dakota U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community
North Dakota Genealogy Network

North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy

Ohio U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community
Ohio

Medina County Ohio History and Genealogy
Southeast Ohio Coal Mining - Family History
SE Ohio Coal Mining -Family History
Ohio Genealogy Network

Oklahoma U.S. South Genealogy Research Community
Oklahoma Genealogy Network
Oregon U.S. West Genealogy Research Community

Oregon Genealogy Network

Pennsylvania U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community
Pennsylvania

FamilyHart's Pennsylvania Genealogy
FamilyHart's Pennsylvania Dutch Genealogy
Pennsylvania Genealogy Network

Rhode Island U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community
Rhode Island Genealogy Network
South Carolina U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

South Carolina Genealogy Network
South Carolina Genealogy Families

South Dakota U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community

South Dakota Genealogy Network
North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy

Tennessee U.S. South Genealogy Research Community
Tennessee Genealogy Network

Overton County Tennessee Genealogy Network
Madison/Gibson/ Carroll and
Henderson County Genealogy

Pickett County Family History Page

Texas U.S. South Genealogy Research Community
Texas
Texas Genealogy Network
Utah U.S. West Genealogy Research Community
 Utah Genealogy Network
Cache Valley History Society
Vermont U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community

Vermont Genealogy Network

Virginia U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

Virginia Genealogy Network

Washington U.S. West Genealogy Research Community

Washington State Genealogy Network

District of Columbia U.S. Northeast Genealogy Research Community
Washington, District of Columbia
Washington DC Genealogy
West Virginia U.S. South Genealogy Research Community

West Virginia Genealogy Network

Wisconsin U.S. Midwest Genealogy Research Community

Wisconsin Genealogy Network
Wisconsin Norwegians - Genealogy

Wyoming U.S. West Genealogy Research Community

Wyoming Genealogy Network

Specialty Pages and Groups Related to Genealogy

Page or Group Name Description
23andMe Newbies This is a closed group for those who are beginning genetic testing with 23andMe and discussing genealogy and health.

Ancestry Paths

Site statement: "AncestryPaths is a free service designed to get you started on the road to discovering your ancestral roots."
Autosomal DNA This group talks about geographical and historical origins of your genetic markers.
The Brickwall Club group The group works together with the page by the same name.
The Brickwall Club page Based in the UK, this Brickwall Club works to help each other in solving their brick walls in research. Also see their website The Brickwall Club
FamilySearch Webinar Followers
Unofficial group for Familysearch webinars. Follow it to get the latest news and schedule for webinar events hosted by Familysearch
Genealogists.com
Professional genealogists and research group who also provide a forum for help, tips, and free links
Genealogy 101 New Open Facebook Group for MyGenTools- instruction and tools for genealogy research. Come watch us grow as we add new content every week. 
Genealogy and Newspapers A group for anyone who uses newspapers in their family history work.
Genealogy Research Members of this group help each other with their research.
Genealogy webinar followers Follow this group for the latest news and schedule for webinars happening around the web
Hispanic Genealogy Research This FamilySearch page is dedicated to Hispanic Genealogy Research Support
International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG) The mission for this group is to be an "advocate for and educate about the use of genetics as a tool for genealogical research, and promote a supportive network for genetic genealogists."
Jewish Genealogy Portal Get help and collaborate with others on Jewish genealogy.
The NextGen Genealogy Network This group fosters the next generations' interest in genealogy.
Scandinavian Genealogical Research Center Professional Research From the group page "Purpose of this group is to provide a forum for links, tips and tricks that can be helpful or of interest for anyone interested in Scandinavian genealogy and research." Not for individual inquires.

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