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== Getting started with Malta research  ==
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==Country Information==
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Malta is an island country in the Mediterranean Sea. Its nearest neighbors at [[Italy Genealogy|Italy]], [[Tunisia Genealogy|Tunisia]], and [[Libya Genealogy|Libya]]. It has previously been ruled by the Normans, Knights of Malta, [[France Genealogy|France]], and [[England Genealogy|Great Britain]]. The official languages are Maltese, English, and Maltese Sign Language.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Malta," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malta, accessed 27 April 2016.</ref>
  
Malta is a small and densely populated island nation comprising an archipelago of seven islands in the Mediterranean Sea. A country of Southern Europe, Malta lies south of Sicily, east of Tunisia, and north of Libya. The country's official languages are Maltese and English. Roman Catholicism is the most practised religion.
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<h3>Getting Started with Malta Research</h3>
 
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Links to articles on getting started with Malta research.
== Research Tools  ==
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*[[Malta Civil Registration]]
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*[[Malta Church Records]]
  
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<h3>Malta Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Malta research.
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*[http://en.geneanum.com/malta.html Malta genealogy] Databases of baptisms, marriages, burials and notaries
 
*[http://website.lineone.net/~stephaniebidmead/index.htm Malta Family History] Several indexes with names, dates and relationships. The records range in date from 1798 to 1950.  
 
*[http://website.lineone.net/~stephaniebidmead/index.htm Malta Family History] Several indexes with names, dates and relationships. The records range in date from 1798 to 1950.  
 
*[http://www.maltamigration.com/about/mec.shtml Maltese Emigration]  
 
*[http://www.maltamigration.com/about/mec.shtml Maltese Emigration]  
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*[http://www.guidetomalta.net/Culture-and-History/maltese-culture-and-religion Malta culture]  
 
*[http://www.guidetomalta.net/Culture-and-History/maltese-culture-and-religion Malta culture]  
 
*[http://www.fallingrain.com/world/MT/index.html Directiory of Cities, Towns, and Regions in Malta]  
 
*[http://www.fallingrain.com/world/MT/index.html Directiory of Cities, Towns, and Regions in Malta]  
*[http://gozodiocese.org/ Diocese of Gozo]
 
 
*[http://www.maltagenealogy.com/adami/ADAMI1.htm Adami collection]  
 
*[http://www.maltagenealogy.com/adami/ADAMI1.htm Adami collection]  
*[http://www.gozo.gov.mt/pages.aspx?page=11 Ministry of Gozo]
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*[[Malta Websites|Websites]]  
*[http://www.citypopulation.de/Malta.html#i747 City populations in Malta]  
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*[https://www.facebook.com/MaltaFamilyTreeMaker Facebook page for Malta Genealogy]<br>
*[http://www.aboutmalta.com/LANGUAGE_and_LITERATURE/ About Malta]  
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*[http://www.geneanum.com/malte/recherche-malte.html Guide to research in Malta on Geneanum.com - website is in French]
*[http://www.maltavista.net/en/map/big Map of Malta]
 
*[http://maltadiocese.org/lang/en/institutions-movements/institutions/home-for-the-clergy/ The Church in Malta]
 
*[[Malta Websites|Websites]]
 
 
 
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
  
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Malta

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

Country Information

Malta is an island country in the Mediterranean Sea. Its nearest neighbors at Italy, Tunisia, and Libya. It has previously been ruled by the Normans, Knights of Malta, France, and Great Britain. The official languages are Maltese, English, and Maltese Sign Language.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Malta Research

Links to articles on getting started with Malta research.

Malta Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Malta research.

Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg

Malta Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Malta. Malta - administrative division.png

Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Malta. Local councils:

  • Attard
  • Balzan
  • Birgu (Città Vittoriosa)
  • Birkirkara
  • Birżebbuġa
  • Bormla (Città Cospicua)
  • Dingli
  • Fgura
  • Furjana
  • Fontana (It-Triq tal-Għajn)
  • Għajnsielem
  • Għarb
  • Għargħur
  • Għasri
  • Għaxaq
  • Gudja
  • Gżira
  • Ħamrun
  • Iklin
  • Isla (Città Senglea)
  • Kalkara
  • Kerċem
  • Kirkop
  • Lija
  • Luqa
  • Marsa
  • Marsaskala (Wied il-Għajn)
  • Marsaxlokk
  • Mdina (Città Notabile)
  • Mellieħa
  • Mġarr
  • Mosta
  • Mqabba
  • Msida
  • Mtarfa
  • Munxar
  • Nadur
  • Naxxar
  • Paola (Raħal Ġdid)
  • Pembroke
  • Pietà
  • Qala
  • Qormi (Città Pinto)
  • Qrendi
  • Rabat
  • Rabat, Għawdex (Città Victoria)
  • Safi
  • San Ġiljan
  • San Ġwann
  • San Lawrenz
  • San Pawl il-Baħar
  • Sannat
  • Santa Luċija
  • Santa Venera
  • Siġġiewi (Città Ferdinand)
  • Sliema
  • Swieqi
  • Tarxien
  • Valletta (Città Umillisima)
  • Xbiex
  • Xagħra
  • Xewkija
  • Xgħajra
  • Żabbar (Città Hompesch)
  • Żebbuġ (Città Rohan)
  • Żebbuġ, Għawdex
  • Żejtun (Città Beland)
  • Żurrieq

FamilySearch Resources

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

References

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