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== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
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日本、藩、系譜  
 
日本、藩、系譜  
  
== Record Description  ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
This collection will include records from 1700 to 1900. The records are in Japanese.  
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This collection will include records from 850 to 2012. These records are in Japanese. See the [[Japan, Genealogies (FamilySearch Historical Records)#For_Help_Reading_These_Records|For Help Reading These Records]] section of this article for translation tools.  
  
A collection of Japanese clan genealogies from Japan, arranged by family. Dates and localities will vary. All records from this collection are housed at the National Archives of Japan in Tokyo.  
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This is a collection of Japanese clan genealogies from Japan. The records are arranged by family. Dates and localities will vary for each record depending on the family. All records from this collection are housed at the National Archives of Japan in Tokyo.  
  
 
Some families have genealogies detailing pedigrees back to medieval times, listing descent from notable individuals.  
 
Some families have genealogies detailing pedigrees back to medieval times, listing descent from notable individuals.  
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===To Browse this Collection===
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{{Collection_Browse_Link
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For a list of family names currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1919701/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.
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== Collection Contents ==
 
 
== Record Content  ==
 
  
 
<gallery>
 
<gallery>
Image:Japan, Clan Genealogies DGS 4810187 50.jpg|Clan Genealogy Record
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Image:Japan, Clan Genealogies, (13-0113) DGS 4303112.39.jpg|Genealogy Record
 
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{{Incomplete Image Translations}}  
 
{{Incomplete Image Translations}}  
 
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==What Can these Records Tell Me?==
Clan Genealogies may include the following information:  
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'''Clan Genealogies''' may include the following information:  
  
 
*Family name  
 
*Family name  
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*Names of parents
 
*Names of parents
  
== How to Use the Record  ==
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
  
 
To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:  
 
To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:  
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*Prefecture
 
*Prefecture
  
== Search the Collection ==
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'''View images in this collection by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/1919701/waypoints Browse Page] '''<br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Family Name" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Country" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Prefecture" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "County or City, Town or Village" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Title, Vol./Page, and Year" which will take you to the images.  
 
 
To search the collection image by image <br> ⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Family Name" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Country" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Prefecture" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "County or City, Town or Village" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Title, Vol./Page, and Year" which will take 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.  
 
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.  
  
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 and 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.  
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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 and 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.
  
===For Help Reading These Records===
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{{Tip | More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1919701 | Japan, genealogies, 1700-1900]. Some catalog records link to multiple references. In this case, click on a reference to find a camera icon to see images.}}
  
These records are in Japanese. For help with reading the records, see the following resource:
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== For Help Reading These Records ==
  
[http://arutkural.tripod.com/tolcampus/jap-tamil.htm The Genealogy of the Japanese Language]
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These records are in Japanese. For help with reading the records, see the following resources:
  
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*[http://arutkural.tripod.com/tolcampus/jap-tamil.htm The Genealogy of the Japanese Language]
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*[[Glossary of Japanese Genealogical Terms]]
  
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==What Do I Do Next?==
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===I Can't Find Who I"m Looking For, What Now?===
  
== Related Websites  ==
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*Use the estimated age to calculate a birth date.
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*Look at all entries for a name before deciding which is correct.
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*Check for variant spellings of any names.
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*Titles may be clues to property ownership, occupations, rank, or status within the community.
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*Look at the [[Japan, Genealogies (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Related_FamilySearch_Historical_Records|Related FamilySearch Historical Records]] section for more Japanese records to search.
  
[http://genealogy.about.com/gi/o.htm?zi=1/XJ&zTi=1&sdn=genealogy&cdn=parenting&tm=2&f=11&tt=14&bt=1&bts=1&st=38&zu=http%3A//www.rootsweb.com/~jpnwgw/ Japan Genweb]
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== Citing this Collection ==
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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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><br>
  
*[[Japan]]
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'''Collection Citation:''' {{Collection citation | text= "Japan, Clan Genealogies, 850-2012." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Citing 国立国会図書館 東京 [National Archives, Tokyo].}}
*[[Japan Genealogy]]
 
  
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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== How Can I Contribute? ==
 
 
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/1919701/waypoints Japan, Genealogies, 1700-1900]
 
 
 
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. Source citations include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
 
  
{{Collection citation | text= "Japan, Clan Genealogies, 1700-1900" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing National Archives, Tokyo.}}
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Record Description
Collection years: 850-2012
Languages: Japanese
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
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Title in the Language of the Records

日本、藩、系譜

What is in the Collection?

This collection will include records from 850 to 2012. These records are in Japanese. See the For Help Reading These Records section of this article for translation tools.

This is a collection of Japanese clan genealogies from Japan. The records are arranged by family. Dates and localities will vary for each record depending on the family. All records from this collection are housed at the National Archives of Japan in Tokyo.

Some families have genealogies detailing pedigrees back to medieval times, listing descent from notable individuals.

To Browse this Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Japan, Genealogies, 850-2012.

Collection Contents

What Can these Records Tell Me?

Clan Genealogies may include the following information:

  • Family name
  • Name of spouse
  • Name of children
  • Children's birth dates
  • Occupation
  • Date and place of birth
  • Date and place of death
  • Names of parents

How Do I Search the Collection?

To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Ancestors name
  • Approximate year and place of birth
  • Prefecture

View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page
⇒Select the appropriate "Family Name"
⇒Select the appropriate "Country"
⇒Select the appropriate "Prefecture"
⇒Select the appropriate "County or City, Town or Village"
⇒Select the appropriate "Title, Vol./Page, and Year" which will take 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 and 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.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Japanese. For help with reading the records, see the following resources:

What Do I Do Next?

I Can't Find Who I"m Looking For, What Now?

  • Use the estimated age to calculate a birth date.
  • Look at all entries for a name before deciding which is correct.
  • Check for variant spellings of any names.
  • Titles may be clues to property ownership, occupations, rank, or status within the community.
  • Look at the Related FamilySearch Historical Records section for more Japanese records to search.

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:

"Japan, Clan Genealogies, 850-2012." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Citing 国立国会図書館 東京 [National Archives, Tokyo].

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 Japan, Genealogies, 850-2012.


How Can I 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.