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''[[Pacific]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''''[[Tuvalu Genealogy|Tuvalu (Ellice Islands)]]'''{{Tuvalu-sidebar}}Guide to '''Tuvalu ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
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==Country Information==
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'''Tuvalu''', formerly known as the '''Ellice Islands''', is an island nation consisting of a group of nine small atolls in the western Pacific Ocean. The main island lies north of [[Fiji Genealogy|Fiji]]. Tuvalu is the world’s second smallest country. The languages spoken are Tuvaluan and English.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Tuvalu," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuvalu, accessed 20 April 2016.</ref>
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==Getting Started ==
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[[Image:Tuvalu man 1841.jpg|thumb|left|200px]] '''Tuvalu''' is an island nation consisting of a group of nine small atolls in the western Pacific Ocean. The main island lies north of [[Fiji|Fiji]]. Tuvalu is the world’s second smallest country. The languages spoken are Tuvaluan and English.
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<h3>Getting Started with Tuvalu Research</h3>
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Links to articles on getting started with Tuvalu research.
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*[[Pacific_Island_Guide_to_Family_History_Research|Pacific Island Guide]]
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*[[Tuvalu (Ellice Islands) Genealogy|Tuvalu (Ellice Islands)]]
  
Tuvaluans are threatened by rising sea levels because the highest point is just 16 feet above sea level. The estimated population is 10,500.  
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<h3>Tuvalu Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Tuvalu research.
  
The islands are '''Nanumea''', '''Nanumanga''', '''Niutao''', '''Nui''', '''Vaitupu''', '''Nukufetau''', '''Funafuti''', '''Nukulaelae''', and '''Niulakita'''.
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== Getting started with (Your Locality) research  ==
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==Tuvalu Map==
  
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==Islands==
  
== Research Tools  ==
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*Nanumea
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*Nanumanga
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*Niutao
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*Funafuti
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*Nukulaelae
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*Niulakita
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*Pacific Island Guide to Family History Research (Wiki article [[Pacific Island Guide to Family History Research|click here]])
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==FamilySearch Resources==
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
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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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*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Tuvalu Family History Center locator map]
  
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*'''[[Pacific Island Guide to Family History Research|Pacific Island Guide]]'''
 
*[[Tuvalu:Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Tuvalu:Bibliography|Bibligraphy]]
 
*[[Tuvalu:Biography|Biography]]
 
*[[Tuvalu:Census|Census]]
 
*[[Tuvalu:Church Records|Church Records]]
 
*[[Tuvalu:Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
 
*[[Tuvalu:Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
 
*[[Tuvalu:Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
 
*[[Tuvalu:History|History]]
 
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Latest revision as of 17:00, 26 July 2016

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Tuvalu Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Tuvalu Background
Local Research Resources

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

Country Information

Tuvalu, formerly known as the Ellice Islands, is an island nation consisting of a group of nine small atolls in the western Pacific Ocean. The main island lies north of Fiji. Tuvalu is the world’s second smallest country. The languages spoken are Tuvaluan and English.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Tuvalu Research

Links to articles on getting started with Tuvalu research.

Tuvalu Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Tuvalu research.

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Tuvalu Map

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Islands

  • Nanumea
  • Nanumanga
  • Niutao
  • Nui
  • Vaitupu
  • Nukufetau
  • Funafuti
  • Nukulaelae
  • Niulakita

FamilySearch Resources

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

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Tuvalu," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuvalu, accessed 20 April 2016.