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''[[Asia]]'' '''[[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Malaysia Genealogy|Malaysia]]'''{{Malaysia-sidebar}}Guide to '''Malaysia ancestry, family history and genealogy''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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==Country Information==
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Malaysia is a country in Asia bordered by [[Indonesia Genealogy|Indonesia]], [[Brunei Genealogy|Brunei]], Singapore, and [[Thailand Genealogy|Thailand]]. The official language is Bahasa Melayu (Malay).<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Malaysia," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malaysia, accessed 27 April 2016.</ref>
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==Getting Started ==
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<h3>Getting Started with Malaysia Research</h3>
 
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== Getting started with Malaysia research ==
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*[[Malaysia Civil Registration]]
 
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*[[Malaysia Cemeteries]]
The independent state of Malaysia came into existence on Sept. 16, 1963, as a federation of Malaya, Singapore, Sabah (North Borneo), and Sarawak. In 1965, Singapore withdrew from the federation to become a separate nation. Since 1966, the 11 states of former Malaya have been known as West Malaysia, and Sabah and Sarawak as East Malaysia. The ancestors of the people that now inhabit the Malaysian peninsula first migrated to the area between 2500 and 1500.  
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*[[Malaysia Church Records]]
 
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*[http://www.cofepow.org.uk/pages/asia_malaya%20_pudu.htm Pudu Jail]<br>
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*http://www.uidaho.edu/special-collections/asia.html#my
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*http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/malaysia.html<br>
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<h3>Malaysia Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Malaysia research.
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*[http://www.statistics.gov.my/portal/index.php?option=com_content&id=1421&lang=en The official Government web site for vital statistics.]
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*The link for the Roman Catholic Records at is at [[Roman Catholic Records Held At Our Lady of Sorrows in Penang, Malaysia|"Our Lady of Sorrows" in Penang.]]
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*[[The Registers of St. George's Anglican Church in Penang, Malaysia]]
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*[[Not All Genealogical Records in Penang, Malaysia, Are Found in Books]]
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*[[The Temples of Penang, Malaysia and What Genealogical Records They May Hold]]
 
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==Malaysia Map==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Malaysia.
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Asia Gotoarrow.png Malaysia

Malaysia Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Malaysia Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources

Guide to Malaysia ancestry, family history and genealogy parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Country Information

Malaysia is a country in Asia bordered by Indonesia, Brunei, Singapore, and Thailand. The official language is Bahasa Melayu (Malay).[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Malaysia Research

Links to articles on getting started with Malaysia research.

Malaysia Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Malaysia research.

Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg

Malaysia Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Malaysia.

Perlis
Kedah
Penang
Kelantan
Terengganu
Perak
Selangor
Negeri Sembilan
Malacca
Johor
Pahang
Sarawak
Sabah
Labuan
Kuala Lumpur
Putrajaya
West Malaysia
East Malaysia
(Blue) States
(Red) Federal Territories
South China Sea
Strait
of
Malacca
Gulf of Thailand
Sulu Sea
Celebes Sea

Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Malaysia.

States

  • Johor
  • Kedah
  • Kelantan
  • Malacca
  • Negeri
  • Sembilan
  • Pahang
  • Perak
  • Perlis
  • Penang
  • Sabah
  • Sarawak
  • Selangor
  • Terengganu

Federal Territories

  • Kuala Lumpur
  • Labuan
  • Putrajaya

Former State

FamilySearch Resources

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


References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Malaysia," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malaysia, accessed 27 April 2016.