Eritrea Genealogy

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

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

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Eritrea is a country in Africa bordered by Sudan, Ethiopia, and Djibouti. It was formerly ruled by Italy. In lieu of an official language, Tigrinya serves as the de facto language.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Eritrea Research

Links to articles on getting started with Eritrea research.

Eritrea Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Eritrea research.

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Eritrea Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Eritrea. Eritrea.jpg

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

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

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Eritrea," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,, accessed 2 May 2016.