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[[Image:Saint Lucia in its region.png|thumb|right|250px|Saint Lucia in its region.png]] Independent island nation in the middle of the Windward Islands in the Lesser Antilles in the eastern West Indies. On the eastern edge of the Caribbean Sea, helping to separate that sea from the North Atlantic Ocean. Southeast of [[Puerto Rico|Puerto Rico]] and north of [[Venezuela|Venezuela]].  
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== Getting started with Saint Lucia research  ==
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Saint Lucia is an island country in the Caribbean whose nearest neighbors are [[Martinique Genealogy|Martinique]], [[Dominica Genealogy|Dominica]], [[Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Genealogy|Saint Vincent and the Grenadines]], and [[Barbados Genealogy|Barbados]]. It was formerly a colony of [[France Genealogy|France]]. The official language is English.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Saint Lucia," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Lucia, accessed 22 April 2016.</ref>
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Saint Lucia contains 11 quarters:
 
 
 
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Links to articles on getting started with Saint Lucia research.
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Saint Lucia research.
 
*[http://www.britishislesgenweb.org/~stlucia/ CaribbeanGenWeb Saint Lucia]  
 
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Saint Lucia.
  
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Saint Lucia. Saint Lucia contains 11 quarters:
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*[[Saint Lucia Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Biography|Biography]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Census|Census]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Church Directories|Church Directories]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Church History|Church History]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Church Records|Church Records]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Court Records|Court Records]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Directories|Directories]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Emigration and Immigration|Emigration &amp; Immigration]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Genealogy|Genealogy]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Historical Geography|Historical Geography]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia History|History]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Land and Property|Land and Property]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Languages|Languages]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Maps|Maps]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Military Records|Military Records]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Newspapers|Newspapers]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Nobility|Nobility]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Names, Personal|Personal Names]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Place Names|Place Names]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Probate Records|Probate Records]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Slavery|Slavery]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Schools|Schools]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Societies|Societies]]
 
*[[Saint Lucia Taxation|Taxation]]
 
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Latest revision as of 13:37, 26 March 2017

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

Country Information

Saint Lucia is an island country in the Caribbean whose nearest neighbors are Martinique, Dominica, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and Barbados. It was formerly a colony of France. The official language is English.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Saint Lucia Research

Links to articles on getting started with Saint Lucia research.

Saint Lucia Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Saint Lucia research.

Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg

Saint Lucia Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Saint Lucia.

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Gros Islet
Castries
Dauphin
Dennery
Anse la Raye
Praslin
Micoud
Vieux Fort
Laborie
Choiseul
Soufrière
CARIBBEAN SEA
SAINT LUCIA

Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Saint Lucia. Saint Lucia contains 11 quarters:

  • Anse-la-Raye
  • Castries
  • Choiseul
  • Dauphin
  • Dennery
  • Gros-Islet
  • Laborie
  • Micoud
  • Praslin
  • Soufriere
  • Vieux-Fort

FamilySearch Resources

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


References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Saint Lucia," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Lucia, accessed 22 April 2016.