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''[[United Kingdom]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Caribbean]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]''''' [[Montserrat_Genealogy|Montserrat]]''{{Montserrat-sidebar}}Guide to '''Montserrat ancestry, family history and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
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== Getting started with Monserrat research  ==
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==Country Information==
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Montserrat is an overseas territory of the [[United Kingdom]]. The official language is English.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Montserrat," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montserrat, accessed 25 April 2016.</ref>
  
Overseas territory of the United Kingdom. Island in the Leeward Islands of the West Indies. On the western edge of the Caribbean Sea, helping to separate it from the North Atlantic Ocean. See the [https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/mh.html CIA ''World Factbook''] about Montserrat.
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==Getting Started ==
 
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[[Image:Montserrat.png|thumb|right|200px]] Montserrat has three parishes:
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<h3>Getting Started with Montserrat Research</h3>
 
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Links to articles on getting started with Montserrat research.
*[[Saint Anthony Parish, Montserrat|Saint Anthony]]
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*[[Montserrat Church Records]]
*[[Saint Georges Parish, Montserrat|Saint Georges]]
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*[[Montserrat Census]]
*[[Saint Peter Parish, Montserrat|Saint Peter]]
 
 
 
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Montserrat also has an extinct parish:
 
 
 
*[[Saint Patrick Parish, Montserrat|Saint Patrick]]
 
 
 
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<h3>Montserrat Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Montserrat research.
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~msrwgw/ Montserrat GenWeb]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~msrwgw/ Montserrat GenWeb]
 
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*[http://dloc.com Digital Library of the Caribbean] (dLOC) includes scanned maps, histories, and records of Montserrat
The [http://dloc.com Digital Library of the Caribbean] (dLOC) includes scanned maps, histories, and records of Montserrat, including the 6-volume [http://dloc.com/UF00075409/00006/allvolumes?search=caribbeana ''Caribbeana''].  
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*[http://dloc.com/UF00075409/00006/allvolumes?search=caribbeana ''Caribbeana'' (6 vols.) (dLOC)].
 
 
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England and Ireland 1632, France 1666, England 1671.<ref name="Schaefer">Christina K. Schaefer, ''Genealogcial Encyclopedia of the Colonial Americas: a Complete Digest of the Records of All the Countries of the Western Hemisphere'' (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing, 1998), 127. {{WorldCat|39622039}}; {{FHL|822639|item|disp=FHL Ref Book 929.11812 D26s}}.</ref>
  
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*[[Saint Anthony Parish, Montserrat|Saint Anthony]]
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*[[Saint Peter Parish, Montserrat|Saint Peter]]
  
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*[[Saint Patrick Parish, Montserrat|Saint Patrick]]
  
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==FamilySearch Resources==
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html Learning Center] - Online genealogy courses
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/location/1926986?region=Montserrat Historical Records]
  
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Montserrat Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Montserrat Background
Local Research Resources

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

Country Information

Montserrat is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom. The official language is English.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Montserrat Research

Links to articles on getting started with Montserrat research.

Montserrat Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Montserrat research.

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Montserrat Clickable Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Montserrat. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.


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Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Montserrat. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.

England and Ireland 1632, France 1666, England 1671.[2]

Montserrat has three parishes:

Montserrat also has an extinct parish:

FamilySearch Resources

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

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Montserrat," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montserrat, accessed 25 April 2016.
  2. Christina K. Schaefer, Genealogcial Encyclopedia of the Colonial Americas: a Complete Digest of the Records of All the Countries of the Western Hemisphere (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing, 1998), 127. WorldCat 39622039; FHL Ref Book 929.11812 D26s.