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''[[Caribbean]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''''[[Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis_Genealogy|Saint Kitts and Nevis]]'''{{Saint Kitts and Nevis-sidebar}}Guide to '''Saint Kitts and Nevis ancestry, family history and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
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Saint Kitts and Nevis is an island country in the Carribean, also known as Saint Christopher-Nevis, whose nearest neighbors are [[Anguilla Genealogy|Anguilla]], [[Antigua and Barbuda Genealogy|Antigua and Barbuda]], [[Montserrat Genealogy|Montserrat]], [[Guadeloupe, France Genealogy|Guadeloupe]], [[Dominica Genealogy|Dominica]], [[British Virgin Islands Genealogy|British Virgin Islands]], and the [[U.S. Virgin Islands Genealogy|U.S. Virgin Islands]]. It was formerly a colony of [[France Genealogy|France]], [[Spain Genealogy|Spain]], and [[England Genealogy|England]]. The official language is English.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis, accessed 22 April 2016.</ref>
  
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==Getting Started ==
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Civil Registration]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Bibliography|Bibligraphy]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Biography|Biography]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Census|Census]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Church History|Church History]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Church Records|Church Records]]  
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Court Records|Court Records]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Genealogy]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis History|History]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Land and Property|Land and Property]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Maps|Maps]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Nobility|Nobility]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Periodicals|Periodicals]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Public Records|Public Records]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Slavery|Slavery]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]
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*[[Saint Kitts and Nevis Taxation|Taxation]]
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<h3>Saint Kitts and Nevis Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Saint Kitts and Nevis research.
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*[http://dloc.com Digital Library of the Caribbean] (dLOC) maps, histories, and records
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*[http://dloc.com/UF00075409/00006/allvolumes?search=caribbeana ''Caribbeana'' (6 vols.) (dLOC)]
 
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Also Saint Christopher-Nevis. Independent nation in the Leeward Islands in the West Indies. On the eastern edge of the Caribbean Sea and on the west side of Leeward Islands. Southeast of Puerto Rico and north of Venezuela. See the [https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/sc.html ''CIA World Factbook''].[[Image:Saint Kitts and Nevis in its region.png|thumb|right|250px|Saint Kitts and Nevis in its region.png]]<br>
 
  
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Saint Kitts and Nevis.  Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.
  
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[[Image:Saintkittsnevis.png|thumb|center|415px|Saintkittsnevis.png]]Saint Kitts and Nevis contains 14 parishes.  
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==Jurisdictions==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Saint Kitts and Nevis.  Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.
  
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*[[Christ Church Nichola Town Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Christ Church Nichola Town]]
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*[[Saint Anne Sandy Point Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint Anne Sandy Point]]
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*[[Saint George Basseterre Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint George Basseterre]]
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*[[Saint George Gingerland Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint George Gingerland]]
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*[[Saint James Windward Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint James Windward]]
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*[[Saint John Capesterre Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint John Capesterre]]
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*[[Saint John Figtree Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint John Figtree]]
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*[[Saint Mary Cayon Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint Mary Cayon]]  
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*[[Christ Church Nichola Town Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Christ Church Nichola Town]]
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*[[Saint Anne Sandy Point Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint Anne Sandy Point]]
*[[Saint Paul Charlestown Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint Paul Charlestown]]  
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*[[Saint George Basseterre Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint George Basseterre]]
*[[Saint Peter Basseterre Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint Peter Basseterre]]  
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*[[Saint George Gingerland Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint George Gingerland]]
*[[Saint Thomas Lowland Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint Thomas Lowland]]  
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*[[Saint James Windward Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint James Windward]]
*[[Saint Thomas Middle Island Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Saint Thomas Middle Island]]  
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*[[Saint John Capesterre Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint John Capesterre]]
*[[Trinity Palmetto Point Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis|Trinity Palmetto Point]]
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*[[Saint John Figtree Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint John Figtree]]
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*[[Saint Mary Cayon Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint Mary Cayon]]  
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*[[Saint Paul Capesterre Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint Paul Capesterre]]
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*[[Saint Paul Charlestown Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint Paul Charlestown]]  
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*[[Saint Peter Basseterre Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint Peter Basseterre]]  
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*[[Saint Thomas Lowland Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint Thomas Lowland]]  
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*[[Saint Thomas Middle Island Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Saint Thomas Middle Island]]  
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*[[Trinity Palmetto Point Parish, Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy|Trinity Palmetto Point]]
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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/1927097?region=Saint+Kitts+and+Nevis Historical Records]
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*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis Family History Center locator map]
  
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The [http://dloc.com Digital Library fo the Caribbean] (dLOC) includes scanned maps, histories, and records of Saint Kitts and Nevis, including the 6-volume [http://dloc.com/UF00075409/00006/allvolumes?search=caribbeana ''Caribbeana''].
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Latest revision as of 16:03, 26 July 2016

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Saint Kitts and Nevis Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Saint Kitts and Nevis Background
Local Research Resources

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

Country Information

Saint Kitts and Nevis is an island country in the Carribean, also known as Saint Christopher-Nevis, whose nearest neighbors are Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Montserrat, Guadeloupe, Dominica, British Virgin Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. It was formerly a colony of France, Spain, and England. The official language is English.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Saint Kitts and Nevis Research

Links to articles on getting started with Saint Kitts and Nevis research.

Saint Kitts and Nevis Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Saint Kitts and Nevis research.

Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg

Saint Kitts and Nevis Clickable Map

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

Jurisdictions

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

There are 14 parishes in Saint Kitts and Nevis.

FamilySearch Resources

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


References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Saint Kitts and Nevis Genealogy," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis, accessed 22 April 2016.