Netherlands, Noord-Holland Province, Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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- 1 Title in the Language of the Record
- 2 Record Description
- 3 Record Content, History and Use
- 4 Known Issues with This Collection
- 5 Related Websites
- 6 Related Wiki Articles
- 7 Contributions to This Article
- 8 Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections
Title in the Language of the Record
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The collection consists of church records of baptisms, marriages, memberships, deaths and burials. Civil births, marriages, and deaths before the advent of Napoleonic Civil Registration in 1811 are also included. Not all places or denominations are represented. The collection contains many indexes. Most of the records do not go beyond 1811.
The collection covers the years 1553 to 1909.
For a list of records by religion, localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from collection landing page.
Citation for This Collection
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- "Netherlands, Noord-Holland Province, Church Records, 1553-1909" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013.
Record Content, History and Use
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For information about the history, content, and use of these records see the wiki article Netherlands Church Records.
How to Search the Record
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Religion or Other Record Category" category
⇒Select the “Municipality” category
⇒Select the "Record Type, Years and Volume" category which takes you to the images
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Known Issues with This Collection
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- Genver - This website can help simplify getting to the correct location in this collection. (Website is in Dutch.)
- Dutch Genealogy
- Noord-Hollands Archief
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Contributions to This Article
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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections
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