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The FamilySearch moderator for Belgium is Daniel Jones.
Inheritance tax records and tax rolls (Memories van successie en belasting registers, Partages de succession)
Research use: Provides linking information for father, son, grandfather and other relationships.
Record type: Lists of those paying inheritance tax and other assessments.
Time Period: 1250-present.
Content: Names of those who paid taxes on inheritances, relationships, residences, property values, event dates, occupations, exemptions. Includes property declarations, changes of ownership, and improvements.
Location: State, provincial, municipal archives.
Population coverage: 5%.
- The Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Family History Record Profile: Belgium,” Word document, private files of the FamilySearch Content Strategy Team, 1987-1999.