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''[[North America]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United Kingdom]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Caribbean]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]''''' [[Turks_and_Caicos_Islands_Genealogy|Turks and Caicos Islands]]'''{{Turks and Caicos Islands-sidebar}}Guide to '''Turks and Caicos Islands ancestry, family history and genealogy''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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Turks and Caicos Islands are an overseas territory of the United Kingdom. Two groups of islands in the southeast part of the Bahamas Islands in the North Atlantic Ocean north of Hispaniola Island. See the CIA ''World Factbook'' at https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/tk.html.  
 
  
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Turks and Caicos Islands is a nation in the Caribbean. [[Bermuda Genealogy|Bermuda]], [[Bahamas Genealogy|Bahamas]], [[France Genealogy|France]], [[Jamaica Genealogy|Jamaica]], pirates, [[Spain Genealogy|Spain]], and the [[United Kingdom]] have variously exerted control over Turks and Caicos Islands. The official language is English.<ref>[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Turks_and_Caicos_Islands History of the Turks and Caicos Islands] in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' (accessed 15 October 2015).</ref>
  
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<h3>Getting Started with Turks and Caicos Islands Research</h3>
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Links to articles on getting started with Turks and Caicos Islands research.
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*[[How to Find Birth Records]]
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*[[How to Find Death Records]]
  
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<h3>Turks and Caicos Islands Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Turks and Caicos Islands research.
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*[http://www.candoo.com/genresources/ Turks and Caicos Islands Genealogical Resources]
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*[http://www.lib.utexas.edu/benson/ Nettie Lee Benson Latin America Collection]
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[http://www.candoo.com/genresources/ Turks and Caicos Islands Gengealogical Resources]
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in the Turks and Caicos Islands.
  
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Administrative districts:
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*[[Turks and Caicos Islands:Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Turks and Caicos Islands:Bibliography|Bibligraphy]]
 
*[[Turks and Caicos Islands:Biography|Biography]]
 
*[[Turks and Caicos Islands:Census|Census]]
 
*[[Turks and Caicos Islands:Church History|Church History]]
 
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*[[Turks and Caicos Islands:Taxation|Taxation]]
 
  
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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/ Historical Records]
  
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Latest revision as of 21:01, 30 November 2016

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Turks and Caicos Islands Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Turks and Caicos Islands Background
Local Research Resources

Guide to Turks and Caicos Islands ancestry, family history and genealogy parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Country Information

Turks and Caicos Islands is a nation in the Caribbean. Bermuda, Bahamas, France, Jamaica, pirates, Spain, and the United Kingdom have variously exerted control over Turks and Caicos Islands. The official language is English.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Turks and Caicos Islands Research

Links to articles on getting started with Turks and Caicos Islands research.

Turks and Caicos Islands Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Turks and Caicos Islands research.

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Turks and Caicos Islands Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in the Turks and Caicos Islands.

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Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Administrative districts:

Caicos Islands
  • Providenciales and West Caicos
  • North Caicos
  • Middle Caicos
  • South Caicos and East Caicos

Turks Islands

  • Grand Turk
  • Salt Cay

FamilySearch Resources

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

References

  1. History of the Turks and Caicos Islands in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 15 October 2015).