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[[Guam Genealogy|Guam]]
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|title=Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964
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{{Guam HR Infobox
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| CID = CID1392585
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| title = Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964
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| location = Guam
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| LOC_01 =
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| LOC_02 =
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| record_type = Land
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| start_year = 1898
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| end_year = 1964
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| language = English, Spanish
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| title_language =
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| FS_URL_01 = [[Guam Genealogy]]
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| FS_URL_02 = [[Guam Maps]]
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| FS_URL_03 = [[Guam History]]
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| FS_URL_04 =
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| RW_URL_01 =
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| RW_URL_02 = [http://www.guamhistorybuff.com/geneology/ Guam History Buff - Genealogy]
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| RW_URL_03 = [http://cltc.guam.gov/ Chamorro Land Trust Commission]
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| RW_URL_04 = [http://dlm.guam.gov/welcome/guam-ancestral-lands-commission/ Guam Ancestral Lands Commission]
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| RW_URL_05 =
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| custodian = [http://dlm.guam.gov/ Department of Land Management, Tamuning, Guam]
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}}
  
== Record Description  ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
This collection will include records from 1898 to 1964.<br>
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This collection will include records from 1898 to 1964.  
  
 
This collection includes miscellaneous land records from the Department of Land Management.  
 
This collection includes miscellaneous land records from the Department of Land Management.  
  
For a list of records by date or locality currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1392585/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
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For a list of records by date or locality currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/1392585/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
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== Collection Contents ==
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'''Land records''' may contain the following information:
  
== Record Content  ==
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*Name of deceased
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*Name of purchaser
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*Locality of land
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*Date purchased
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*Names of witnesses
  
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=== Sample Images ===
 
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Records contain the following information:
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
 
 
*Name of deceased
 
*Name of purchaser
 
*Locality of land
 
*Date purchased
 
*Names of witnesses
 
 
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
 
 
 
To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
 
 
 
*Ancestors name
 
*Place of Residence
 
  
==== Searching the Images  ====
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To search by image: you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the approximate "Municipality"<br> ⇒Select the approximate "Record Type, Date Range and Volume" which takes you to the images.
  
To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:<br> ⇒Select the approximate "Municipality"<br> ⇒Select the approximate "Record Type, Date Range and Volume" which takes you to the images.  
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Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.  
  
Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.  
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'''When searching:'''<br> As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence, age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.
  
==== General Information About These Records  ====
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== General Information About These Records  ==
  
 
Land records will help locate a family. Some Guam land records list names of other family member names and marriage information.  
 
Land records will help locate a family. Some Guam land records list names of other family member names and marriage information.  
  
== Related Websites  ==
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== How You Can Contribute ==
  
*[http://cltc.guam.gov/ Chamorro Land Trust Commission]
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{{Contributor_invite}}
*[http://ancestrallands.net/index.html Guahan Ancestral Lands Commission (GALC)]
 
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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== Citing this Collection ==
  
[[Guam]]
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Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image. <br>
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. [http://FamilySearch.org Website]: accessed 2016. Departamento de Administración de Tierras, Tamuning (Department of Land Management, Tamuning).}}
  
{{Contributor_invite}}
 
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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'''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
 
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|CID=CID1392585
Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/1392585/waypoints Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964]
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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 for This Collection  ===
 
 
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
 
 
 
{{Collection citation | text= "Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Department of Land Management, Tamuning.}}  
 
 
 
[[Guam, Land Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
 
 
 
 
 
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
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Record Description
Record Type Land
Collection years 1898-1964
Languages English, Spanish
Title in the Language
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Archive
Department of Land Management, Tamuning, Guam


What is in the Collection?

This collection will include records from 1898 to 1964.

This collection includes miscellaneous land records from the Department of Land Management.

For a list of records by date or locality currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Collection Contents

Land records may contain the following information:

  • Name of deceased
  • Name of purchaser
  • Locality of land
  • Date purchased
  • Names of witnesses

Sample Images

 

How Do I Search the Collection?

To search by image: you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the approximate "Municipality"
⇒Select the approximate "Record Type, Date Range and Volume" which takes you to the images.

Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

When searching:
As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence, age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

General Information About These Records

Land records will help locate a family. Some Guam land records list names of other family member names and marriage information.

How You Can Contribute

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 this Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.

Collection Citation:

"Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964." Images. FamilySearch. Website: accessed 2016. Departamento de Administración de Tierras, Tamuning (Department of Land Management, Tamuning).


Image Citation:

The image citation is available by clicking on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Guam, Land Records, 1898-1964.