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[[Image:F logo.png|right|F logo.png]] FamilySearch volunteers facilitate free research help in more than 100 online communities. These Genealogy Research Communities have been created to help you and others researching in the same area to:
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{{TOC left|limit=3}} {{Admin_volunteer}} <br> FamilySearch's Genealogy Research Communities were introduced on Facebook in May 2011 and have been growing exponentially ever since. Currently the communities total over 15,000 fans (community members).
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<nowiki>*</nowiki>Many of the communities listed below have not yet been created. Clicking the link for those communities will display the process of requesting a new community.
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<nowiki>*</nowiki>The United States (North America) and Ethnic Research Communities are not listed alphabetically with the countries, but are under their respective headings.
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== Find a Genealogy Research Community  ==
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<br>{{CompactTOC8|name=Index|center=yes|side=yes}} <br>
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=== Search by letter or region  ===
  
=== A  ===
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{{CompactTOC8|name=no|center=no|custom1=North America|custom2=Latin America|custom3=Continental Europe|custom4=Scandinavia|custom5=British Isles|custom6=Africa|custom7=Asia|custom8=Oceania}} <br>
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==== A  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
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[[Afghanistan]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Afghanistan]]  
  
[[Albania]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Albania]]  
  
[[Algeria]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Algeria]]  
  
[[American Samoa]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/American-Samoa-Genealogy-Research/269901906429453?cid&#61;GRCW_AmericanSamoa American Samoa]
  
[[Andorra]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Andorra]]  
  
[[Angola]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Angola]]  
  
[[Anguilla]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Anguilla]]  
  
[[Antigua and Barbuda]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Antigua and Barbuda]]  
  
[[Argentina]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/familysearch.argentina Argentina]
  
[[Armenia]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Armenia]]  
  
[[Aruba]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Aruba]]  
  
[[Australia]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/AustraliaGenealogy Australia]
  
[[Austria]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Austria]]  
  
[[Azerbaijan]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Azerbaijan]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== B ===
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=== Africa ===
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
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[[Bahamas]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nigeria-Genealogy-Research/429364087077554 Nigeria]  
  
[[Bahrain]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/SouthAfricaGenealogy South Africa]<br>
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}} <br>
  
[[Bangladesh]]
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=== Asia  ===
  
[[Barbados]]  
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
[[Belarus]]  
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{{columns-list|3|
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/%E4%B8%AD%E5%9B%BD-%E6%97%8F%E8%B0%B1-%E7%A0%94%E7%A9%B6-China-Genealogy-Research/334053793317868 中国 / China]  
  
[[Belgium]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/%E9%A6%99%E6%B8%AF%E5%AE%B6%E8%AD%9C%E7%A0%94%E7%A9%B6-Hong-Kong-Genealogy-Research/263154667109091 香港 / Hong Kong]  
  
[[Belize]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/TaiwanGenealogy 台灣 / Taiwan]  
  
[[Benin]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/ThailandGenealogy ประเทศไทย / Thailand]<br>
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}} <br>
  
[[Bermuda]]
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==== B  ====
  
[[Bhutan]]  
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
[[Bolivia]]  
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{{columns-list|3|
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Bahamas]]  
  
[[Bosnia and Herzegovina]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Bahrain]]  
  
[[Botswana]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Bangladesh]]  
  
[[Brazil]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Barbados]]  
  
[[British Isles]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Belarus]]  
  
[[British Virgin Islands]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Belgium]]  
  
[[Brunei]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Belize]]  
  
[[Bulgaria]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Benin]]  
  
[[Burkina Faso]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Bermuda]]  
  
[[Myanmar|Burma]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Bhutan]]  
  
[[Burundi]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Bolivia]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Bosnia and Herzegovina]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Botswana]]
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[https://www.facebook.com/GenealogicaBrasil Brazil]
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[[#British_Isles|British Isles]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|British Virgin Islands]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Brunei]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Bulgaria]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Burkina Faso]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Burma/Myanmar]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Burundi]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== C  ===
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Cambodia]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Cambodia]]  
  
[[Cameroon]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Cameroon]]  
  
[[Canada|Canada]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/CanadaGenealogy Canada]  
  
[[Cape Verde]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Cape Verde]]  
  
[[Cayman Islands]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Cayman Islands]]  
  
[[Central African Republic]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Central African Republic]]  
  
[[Chad]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Chad]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Channel Islands]]
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[https://www.facebook.com/ChileGenealogy Chile]
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/%E4%B8%AD%E5%9B%BD-%E6%97%8F%E8%B0%B1-%E7%A0%94%E7%A9%B6-China-Genealogy-Research/334053793317868 China]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Christmas Island]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Cocos (Keeling) Islands]]
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[https://www.facebook.com/ColombiaGenealogy Colombia]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Comoros]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Congo, Democratic Republic of the]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Congo, Republic of the]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Cook Islands]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Costa Rica]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Cote d'Ivoire]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Croatia]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Cuba]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Cyprus]]
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[https://www.facebook.com/CzechoslovakiaGenealogy Czech Republic (Czechoslovakia)]
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
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{{columns-list|3|
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[https://www.facebook.com/DenmarkGenealogy Denmark]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Djibouti]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Dominica]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Dominican Republic]]
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}} <br>
  
[[Channel Islands]]
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[[Chile|Chile]]  
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
[[China]]  
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{{columns-list|3|
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Ecuador/371101399601587 Ecuador]
  
[[Christmas Island]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Egypt]]  
  
[[Cocos (Keeling) Islands]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|El Salvador]]  
  
[[Colombia]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/EnglandGenealogy England]
  
[[Comoros]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Equatorial Guinea]]  
  
[[Congo, Democratic Republic of the]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Eritrea]]  
  
[[Congo, Republic of the]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Estonia]]  
  
[[Cook Islands]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Ethiopia]]  
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}} <br>
  
[[Costa Rica]]
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=== Ethnic Research Communities  ===
  
[[Cote d'Ivoire]]  
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
[[Croatia]]  
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{{columns-list|3|
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[https://www.facebook.com/AfricanAmericanGenealogy African American (United States)]<br>
  
[[Cuba]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/AmericanIndian.se.Genealogy American Indian (Southeastern United States)]<br>
  
[[Cyprus]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/HispanicGenealogy Hispanic (Americas)]  
  
[[Czech Republic]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Youth-Young-Adult-Genealogy-Research/382606761772774 Youth / Young Adult] <br>
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== D ===
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=== Europe ===
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==== Continental Europe  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Denmark]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/CzechoslovakiaGenealogy Czechoslovakia]  
  
[[Djibouti]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/ItalyGenealogy Italy]  
  
[[Dominica]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/NetherlandsGenealogy Netherlands]  
  
[[Dominican Republic]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/France-Genealogy-Research/374516879237899 France (English)]
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Recherche-G%C3%A9n%C3%A9alogique-en-France/128007843990247 France (French)]
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[https://www.facebook.com/GermanyGenealogy Germany/Prussia]
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[https://www.facebook.com/PolandGenealogy Poland]
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[https://www.facebook.com/RussiaGenealogy Russia (English)]
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/%D0%A1%D0%BE%D0%BE%D0%B1%D1%89%D0%B5%D1%81%D1%82%D0%B2%D0%BE-%D0%B8%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BB%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B0%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%8F-%D1%80%D1%83%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BE%D0%B9-%D0%B3%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B5%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B3%D0%B8%D0%B8/283429521712516 Russia (русский язык)]
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[https://www.facebook.com/SpainGenealogy Spain (Español)]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/SwitzerlandGenealogy Switzerland]
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/%D0%A3%D0%BA%D1%80%D0%B0%D1%97%D0%BD%D0%B0-%D0%B3%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B5%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B3%D1%96%D1%87%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%85-%D0%B4%D0%BE%D1%81%D0%BB%D1%96%D0%B4%D0%B6%D0%B5%D0%BD%D1%8C-Ukraine-Genealogy-Research/307439229321561 Ukraine]
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== E ===
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==== Scandinavia ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Ecuador]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/DenmarkGenealogy Denmark]
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[https://www.facebook.com/FinlandGenealogy Finland]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/NorwayGenealogy Norway]  
  
[[Egypt]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/SwedenGenealogy Sweden]
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}} <br>
  
[[El Salvador]]
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==== British Isles  ====
  
[[England]]  
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
[[Equatorial Guinea]]  
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{{columns-list|3|
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[https://www.facebook.com/EnglandGenealogy England]  
  
[[Eritrea]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/IrelandGenealogy Ireland]  
  
[[Estonia]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/ScotlandGenealogy Scotland]  
  
[[Ethiopia]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/WalesGenealogy Wales]<br>
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== F  ===
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==== F  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Falkland Islands]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Falkland Islands]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Faroe Islands]]  
  
[[Faroe Islands]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Fiji]]  
  
[[Fiji|Fiji]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/FinlandGenealogy Finland]
  
[[Finland]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Recherche-G%C3%A9n%C3%A9alogique-en-France/128007843990247 France (French)]
  
[[France]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/France-Genealogy-Research/374516879237899 France (English)]  
  
[[French Guiana]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|French Guiana]]  
  
[[French Polynesia]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|French Polynesia]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== G  ===
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==== G  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Gabon]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Gabon]]  
  
[[Gambia]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Gambia]]  
  
[[Georgia (country)|Georgia]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Georgia (country)]]  
  
[[Germany]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/GermanyGenealogy Germany]
  
[[Ghana]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Ghana]]  
  
[[Gibraltar]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Gibraltar]]  
  
[[Greece]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Greece]]  
  
[[Greenland]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Greenland]]  
  
[[Grenada]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Grenada]]  
  
[[Guam]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Guam]]  
  
[[Guatemala]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Guatemala/142384049221621 Guatemala]
  
[[Guernsey]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Guernsey]]  
  
[[Guinea]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Guinea]]  
  
[[Guinea-Bissau]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Guinea-Bissau]]  
  
[[Guyana]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Guyana]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== H  ===
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==== H  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Haiti]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Haiti]]  
  
[[Honduras]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Honduras/211448302294702 Honduras]
  
[[Hong Kong]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/%E9%A6%99%E6%B8%AF%E5%AE%B6%E8%AD%9C%E7%A0%94%E7%A9%B6-Hong-Kong-Genealogy-Research/263154667109091 Hong Kong]
  
[[Hungary]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Hungary]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== I  ===
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==== I  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
[[Iceland|Iceland]]  
 
[[Iceland|Iceland]]  
  
[[India|India]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|India]]  
  
[[Indonesia|Indonesia]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Indonesia]]  
  
[[Iran|Iran]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Iran]]  
  
[[Iraq|Iraq]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Iraq]]  
  
[[Ireland]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/IrelandGenealogy Ireland]
  
[[Isle of Man]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Isle of Man]]  
  
[[Israel|Israel]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Israel]]  
  
[[Italy|Italy]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/ItalyGenealogy Italy]
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== J  ===
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==== J  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Jamaica]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Jamaica]]  
  
[[Japan]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Japan]]  
  
[[Jan Mayen]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Jan Mayen]]  
  
[[Jersey]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Jersey]]  
  
[[Jordan]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Jordan]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== K  ===
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==== K  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Kazakhstan]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Kazakhstan]]  
  
[[Kenya]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Kenya]]  
  
[[Kiribati]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Kiribati]]  
  
[[North Korea|Korea, North]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Korea, North]]  
  
[[South Korea|Korea, South]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Korea, South]]  
  
[[Kosovo]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Kosovo]]  
  
[[Kuwait]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Kuwait]]  
  
[[Kyrgyzstan]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Kyrgyzstan]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== L  ===
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==== L  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
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{{columns-list|3|
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Laos]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Latvia]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Lebanon]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Lesotho]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Liberia]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Libya]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Liechtenstein]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Lithuania]]
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Luxembourg]]
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}} <br>
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=== Latin America  ===
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Laos]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/familysearch.argentina Argentina]
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[https://www.facebook.com/GenealogicaBrasil Brasil (Portuguese)]
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[https://www.facebook.com/ChileGenealogy Chile]
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[https://www.facebook.com/ColombiaGenealogy Colombia]
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Ecuador/371101399601587 Ecuador]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Guatemala/142384049221621 Guatemala]  
  
[[Latvia]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Honduras/211448302294702 Honduras]  
  
[[Lebanon]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mexico-Genealogy-Research-Community/231395763572280 Mexico]  
  
[[Lesotho]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Panam%C3%A1/323854047681563 Panamá]  
  
[[Liberia]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Per%C3%BA/362699047114748 Perú]
  
[[Libya]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Puerto-Rico/147515058711451 Puerto Rico]
  
[[Liechtenstein]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/Genealogica.en.Venezuela Venezuela]
  
[[Lithuania]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/VenezuelaGenealogy Venezuela (English)]  
  
[[Luxembourg]]  
+
Spanish is the language of Latin American communities unless otherwise noted. English speakers are encouraged to use the [[#Ethnic_Research_Communities|Hispanic community]].
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== M  ===
+
==== M  ====
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{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Macau]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Macau]]
 +
 
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Macedonia]]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Madagascar]]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Malawi]]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Malaysia]]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Maldives]]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Mali]]  
  
[[Macedonia]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Malta]]  
  
[[Madagascar]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Marshall Islands]]  
  
[[Malawi]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Mauritania]]  
  
[[Malaysia]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Mauritius]]  
  
[[Maldives]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Mayotte]]  
  
[[Mali]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mexico-Genealogy-Research-Community/231395763572280 Mexico]
  
[[Malta]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Micronesia]]  
  
[[Marshall Islands]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Moldova]]  
  
[[Mauritania]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Monaco]]  
  
[[Mauritius]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Mongolia]]  
  
[[Mayotte]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Montenegro]]  
  
[[Mexico]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Montserrat]]  
  
[[Micronesia]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Morocco]]  
  
[[Moldova]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Mozambique]]  
  
[[Monaco|Monaco]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Myanmar]]  
 +
}} <br>
  
[[Mongolia]]
+
==== N  ====
  
[[Montenegro]]  
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
[[Montserrat]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Namibia]]  
  
[[Morocco]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Nauru]]  
  
[[Mozambique]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Nepal]]  
  
[[Myanmar]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/NetherlandsGenealogy Netherlands]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Netherlands Antilles]]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|New Caledonia]]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Zealand-Genealogy-Research/202148613221374 New Zealand]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Nicaragua]]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Niger]]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nigeria-Genealogy-Research/429364087077554 Nigeria]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Niue]]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Norfolk Island]]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/IrelandGenealogy Northern Ireland (Ireland)]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Northern Mariana Islands]]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/NorwayGenealogy Norway]
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== N ===
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=== North America ===
 +
 
 +
''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Namibia]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/CanadaGenealogy Canada]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/CanadaFirstNationsGenealogy Canada First Nations]<br>
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/AlabamaGenealogy Alabama, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Alaska-Genealogy-Research-Community/176484095801496 Alaska, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/ArizonaGenealogy Arizona, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/ArkansasGenealogy Arkansas, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/CaliforniaGenealogy California, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/ColoradoGenealogy Colorado, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/ConnecticutGenealogy Connecticut, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Delaware-Genealogy-Research-Community/392767884085218 Delaware, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/DistrictofColumbiaGenealogy District of Columbia, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/FloridaGenealogy Florida, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/GeorgiaGenealogy Georgia, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Hawaii-Genealogy-Research-Community/282281345138235 Hawaii, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/IdahoGenealogyResearch Idaho, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/IllinoisGenealogy Illinois, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/IndianaGenealogy Indiana, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/IowaGenealogy Iowa, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/KansasGenealogy Kansas, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/KentuckyGenealogy Kentucky, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/LouisianaGenealogy Louisiana, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/MaineGenealogyCommunity Maine, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/MarylandGenealogy Maryland, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/MassachusettsGenealogyResearch Massachusetts, United States]  
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/MichiganGenealogy Michigan, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/MinnesotaGenealogy Minnesota, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/MississippiGenealogy Mississippi, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/MissouriGenealogy Missouri, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/MontanaGenealogy Montana, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/NebraskaGenealogy Nebraska, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Nevada-Genealogy-Research-Community/234071976689946 Nevada, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/NewHampshireGenealogy New Hampshire, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/NewJerseyGenealogy New Jersey, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Mexico-Genealogy-Research/278353502243281 New Mexico, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/NewYorkGenealogy New York, United States]
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/NorthCarolinaGenealogy North Carolina, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/NorthDakotaGenealogy North Dakota, United States]  
  
[[Nauru]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/OhioGenealogyResearch Ohio, United States]  
  
[[Nepal]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/OklahomaGenealogy Oklahoma, United States]  
  
[[The Netherlands|Netherlands]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/OregonGenealogy Oregon, United States]  
  
[[Netherlands Antilles]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/PennsylvaniaGenealogy Pennsylvania, United States]  
  
[[New Caledonia]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/RhodeIslandGenealogy Rhode Island, United States]  
  
[[New Zealand]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/SouthCarolinaGenealogy South Carolina, United States]  
  
[[Nicaragua]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/SouthDakotaGenealogy South Dakota, United States]  
  
[[Niger]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/TennesseeGenealogy Tennessee, United States]  
  
[[Nigeria]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/TexasGenealogy Texas, United States]  
  
[[Niue]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/UtahGenealogy Utah, United States]  
  
[[Norfolk Island]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/VermontGenealogy Vermont, United States]  
  
[[Northern Ireland]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/Uthnk Virginia, United States]  
  
[[Northern Mariana Islands]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/WashingtonGenealogy Washington, United States]  
  
[[Norway]]  
+
[http://www.facebook.com/WestVirginiaGenealogy West Virginia, United States]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/WisconsinGenealogy Wisconsin, United States]  
 +
 
 +
[http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Wyoming-Genealogy-Research-Community/377679668923263 Wyoming, United States&nbsp;]
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== O  ===
+
==== O  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|1|
 
{{columns-list|1|
[[Oman]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Oman]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== P ===
+
=== Oceania ===
 +
 
 +
''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Pakistan]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/American-Samoa-Genealogy-Research/269901906429453 American Samoa]  
  
[[Palau]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/AustraliaGenealogy Australia]  
  
[[Panama]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Zealand-Genealogy-Research/202148613221374 New Zealand]  
  
[[Papua New Guinea]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Samoa-Western-Genealogy-Research/356619414380652 Samoa (Western)]  
  
[[Paraguay]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tonga-Genealogy-Research/302442853157108 Tonga]
 +
}} <br>
 +
 
 +
==== P  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
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{{columns-list|3|
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Pakistan]]  
  
[[Peru]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Palau]]  
  
[[Philippines]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Panam%C3%A1/323854047681563 Panama]  
  
[[Pitcairn Islands]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Papua New Guinea]]  
  
[[Poland]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Paraguay]]  
  
[[Portugal]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Per%C3%BA/362699047114748 Peru]
  
[[Puerto Rico]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Philippines]]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Pitcairn Islands]]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/PolandGenealogy Poland]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Portugal]]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Investigaci%C3%B3n-Geneal%C3%B3gica-en-Puerto-Rico/147515058711451 Puerto Rico]
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== Q  ===
+
==== Q  ====
 +
 
 +
''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|1|
 
{{columns-list|1|
[[Qatar]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Qatar]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== R  ===
+
==== R  ====
 +
 
 +
''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Romania]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Romania]]
 +
 
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/RussiaGenealogy Russia (English)]
  
[[Russia]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/%D0%A1%D0%BE%D0%BE%D0%B1%D1%89%D0%B5%D1%81%D1%82%D0%B2%D0%BE-%D0%B8%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BB%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B0%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%8F-%D1%80%D1%83%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BE%D0%B9-%D0%B3%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B5%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B3%D0%B8%D0%B8/283429521712516 Russia (русский язык)]
  
[[Rwanda]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Rwanda]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== S  ===
+
==== S  ====
 +
 
 +
''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Saint Barthelemy]]  
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[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Saint Barthelemy]]  
  
[[Saint Helena]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Saint Helena]]  
  
[[Saint Kitts and Nevis]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Saint Kitts and Nevis]]  
  
[[Saint Lucia]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Saint Lucia]]  
  
[[Saint Martin]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Saint Martin]]  
  
[[Saint Pierre and Miquelon]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Saint Pierre and Miquelon]]  
  
[[Saint Vincent and the Grenadines]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Saint Vincent and the Grenadines]]  
  
[[Samoa]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Samoa-Western-Genealogy-Research/356619414380652 Samoa (Western)]  
  
[[San Marino]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|San Marino]]  
  
[[Sao Tome and Principe]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Sao Tome and Principe]]  
  
[[Saudi Arabia]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Saudi Arabia]]  
  
[[Portal:Scandinavia|Scandinavia]]  
+
[[#Scandinavia|Scandinavia]]  
  
[[Scotland]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/ScotlandGenealogy Scotland]
  
[[Senegal]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Senegal]]  
  
[[Serbia]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Serbia]]  
  
[[Seychelles]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Seychelles]]  
  
[[Sierra Leone]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Sierra Leone]]  
  
[[Singapore]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Singapore]]  
  
[[Slovakia]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/CzechoslovakiaGenealogy Slovakia (Czechoslovakia)]  
  
[[Slovenia]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Slovenia]]  
  
[[Solomon Islands]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Solomon Islands]]  
  
[[Somalia]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Somalia]]  
  
[[South Africa]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/SouthAfricaGenealogy South Africa]
  
[[Spain]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/SpainGenealogy Spain (Español)]
  
[[Sri Lanka]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Sri Lanka]]  
  
[[Sudan]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Sudan]]  
  
[[Suriname]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Suriname]]  
  
[[Svalbard]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Svalbard]]  
  
[[Swaziland]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Swaziland]]  
  
[[Sweden]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/SwedenGenealogy Sweden]
  
[[Switzerland]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/SwitzerlandGenealogy Switzerland]
  
[[Syria]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Syria]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== T  ===
+
==== T  ====
 +
 
 +
''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Taiwan]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/TaiwanGenealogy Taiwan]  
  
[[Tajikistan]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Tajikistan]]  
  
[[Tanzania]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Tanzania]]  
  
[[Thailand]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/ThailandGenealogy Thailand]
  
[[Timor-Leste]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Timor-Leste]]  
  
[[Togo]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Togo]]  
  
[[Tokelau]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Tokelau]]  
  
[[Tonga]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tonga-Genealogy-Research/302442853157108 Tonga]
  
[[Trinidad and Tobago]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Trinidad and Tobago]]  
  
[[Tunisia]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Tunisia]]  
  
[[Turkey]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Turkey]]  
  
[[Turkmenistan]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Turkmenistan]]  
  
[[Turks and Caicos Islands]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Turks and Caicos Islands]]  
  
[[Tuvalu]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Tuvalu]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== U  ===
+
==== U  ====
 +
 
 +
''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Uganda]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Uganda]]  
  
[[Ukraine]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/pages/%D0%A3%D0%BA%D1%80%D0%B0%D1%97%D0%BD%D0%B0-%D0%B3%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B5%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B3%D1%96%D1%87%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%85-%D0%B4%D0%BE%D1%81%D0%BB%D1%96%D0%B4%D0%B6%D0%B5%D0%BD%D1%8C-Ukraine-Genealogy-Research/307439229321561 Ukraine]
  
[[United Arab Emirates]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|United Arab Emirates]]  
  
[[United Kingdom]]  
+
[[#British_Isles|United Kingdom]]  
  
[[United States]]  
+
[[#North_America|United States]]  
  
[[Uruguay]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Uruguay]]  
  
[[U.S. Virgin Islands]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|U.S. Virgin Islands]]  
  
[[Uzbekistan]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Uzbekistan]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== V  ===
+
==== V  ====
 +
 
 +
''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Vanuatu]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Vanuatu]]  
  
[[Vatican City]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Vatican City]]  
  
[[Venezuela]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/Genealogica.en.Venezuela Venezuela (Español)]
  
[[Vietnam]]  
+
[https://www.facebook.com/VenezuelaGenealogy Venezuela (English)]
  
[[Virgin Islands]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Vietnam]]
 +
 
 +
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Virgin Islands]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== W  ===
+
==== W  ====
 +
 
 +
''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Start your Welsh genealogy|Wales]]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/WalesGenealogy Wales]
  
[[Wallis and Futuna]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Wallis and Futuna]]  
  
[[Western Sahara]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Western Sahara]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== X  ===
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==== X  ====
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}} <br>  
  
=== Y  ===
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==== Y  ====
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''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|1|
 
{{columns-list|1|
[[Yemen]]  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Yemen]]  
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
  
=== Z  ===
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==== Z  ====
 +
 
 +
''(''[[#Find_a_Genealogy_Research_Community|''return to the top'']]'')''
  
 
{{columns-list|3|
 
{{columns-list|3|
[[Zambia]]<br>  
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Zambia]]<br>  
[[Zimbabwe]]
+
[[#Suggest_a_new_community|Zimbabwe]]
 
}} <br>  
 
}} <br>  
 
<center>'''''See also [[List of extinct states|List of extinct states]]'''''</center>
 
<center>'''''See also [[List of extinct states|List of extinct states]]'''''</center>
 
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:#'''Join''' in the discussions! It's that easy.
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==== What is Facebook?<br>  ====
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:*'''What is Facebook?'''
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::[[Facebook|Facebook]] is a leading "social media" website where individuals communicate and interact with one another. You can learn more or register for an account at [http://www.facebook.com Facebook.com].
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::Facebook has created a website about keeping yourself safe at [http://www.facebook.com/safety Facebook Safety]. If you are very concerned and would rather not use Facebook, you are welcome to [[Join a Skype Research Community]] instead.
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==== Facebook vs. Skype<br>  ====
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:*'''What's the benefit of joining Facebook vs. Skype?'''
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::Both will be places where you can go to collaborate with other researchers. You may prefer one or the other simply because you already use one tool or the other. Other benefits to each are:
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::*Facebook is a leading social media website. You can join a group on Facebook and just visit the website when you wish. Or, if you'd like to be more involved, you can even sign up to receive a text message when something is posted to the page.
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::*Skype is a chat program that allows for more detailed communications and interaction between individuals or groups of users. It allows groups to participate together in group discussions. It also allows for sending documents that others can review to help with evaluating records and, if desired, live video discussions or screen sharing.
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==== Suggest a new community  ====
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:*'''I would like to see a page started for _________, could you create one?'''
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::If you would like to have a page created for a location you are researching:
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:::*Go to the [[Talk:Join a Facebook Research Community|Discussion page]] and click to edit the page. (You must be signed in to edit.)
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:::*Add a note about which pages you'd like to see next.
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:::*Include whether or not you'd like to volunteer to be the administrator for the page.
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:::*After your request, add <nowiki>~~~~</nowiki>. That will [[Sign your username]] to the request and allow us to notify you when a community is created for that area.
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== Volunteer as a Community Administrator  ==
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FamilySearch volunteers facilitate free research help in more than 100 online communities. These Genealogy Research Communities have been created to help you and others researching in the same area to:
  • ask questions,
  • collaborate on your research, and
  • share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area.
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FamilySearch's Genealogy Research Communities were introduced on Facebook in May 2011 and have been growing exponentially ever since. Currently the communities total over 15,000 fans (community members).

*Many of the communities listed below have not yet been created. Clicking the link for those communities will display the process of requesting a new community.

*The United States (North America) and Ethnic Research Communities are not listed alphabetically with the countries, but are under their respective headings.

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See also List of extinct states

How to join a Facebook page

  1. Register for a Facebook account if you do not have one at Facebook.com
  2. Click on the link for the locality above to go to that research community page
  3. Click on the LIKE button 
  4. Join in the discussions! It's that easy.
  5. Learn more about Facebook in this brief video tutorial.
Not interested in joining Facebook? Try our Skype Communities instead.



Questions?

What is Facebook?

  • What is Facebook?
Facebook is a leading "social media" website where individuals communicate and interact with one another. You can learn more or register for an account at Facebook.com.

Facebook safety

  • I am concerned about Facebook safety and the privacy of my personal information. Where can I learn more?
Facebook has created a website about keeping yourself safe at Facebook Safety. If you are very concerned and would rather not use Facebook, you are welcome to Join a Skype Research Community instead.

Facebook vs. Skype

  • What's the benefit of joining Facebook vs. Skype?
Both will be places where you can go to collaborate with other researchers. You may prefer one or the other simply because you already use one tool or the other. Other benefits to each are:
  • Facebook is a leading social media website. You can join a group on Facebook and just visit the website when you wish. Or, if you'd like to be more involved, you can even sign up to receive a text message when something is posted to the page.
  • Skype is a chat program that allows for more detailed communications and interaction between individuals or groups of users. It allows groups to participate together in group discussions. It also allows for sending documents that others can review to help with evaluating records and, if desired, live video discussions or screen sharing.

Additional questions?

  • Additional questions?
  • Ask on the Discussion page. Click Edit this page and add your question.
  • Be sure to add ~~~~ after your question to sign your name so that someone can contact you if needed.

Suggest a new community

  • I would like to see a page started for _________, could you create one?
If you would like to have a page created for a location you are researching:
  • Go to the Discussion page and click to edit the page. (You must be signed in to edit.)
  • Add a note about which pages you'd like to see next.
  • Include whether or not you'd like to volunteer to be the administrator for the page.
  • After your request, add ~~~~. That will Sign your username to the request and allow us to notify you when a community is created for that area.

Volunteer as a Community Administrator

To add additional pages, we need administrators to help take care of them. If you would be interested in being an administrator, see Facebook and Skype Community Administrators for more information.