Myanmar (formerly Burma) Genealogy
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Guide to Myanmar, family history and genealogy parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Myanmar, known for most of its history in the West as Burma, is a country in Asia bordered by Bangladesh, China, India, Laos, and Thailand. It was formerly ruled by Great Britain. The official language is Burmese.
Getting Started with Myanmar Research
Links to articles on getting started with Myanmar research.
Myanmar Research Tools
Links to articles and websites that assist in Myanmar research.
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Myanmar.
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Myanmar. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.
- Ayeyarwady Region
- Bago Region
- Chin State
- Kachin State
- Kayah State
- Kayin State
- Magway Region
- Mandalay Region
- Mon State
- Naypyidaw Union Territory
- Rakhine State
- Shan State
- Tanintharyi Region
- Yangon Region
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.
- Facebook Communities - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
- Learning Center - Online genealogy courses
- Historical Records
- Wikipedia contributors, "Myanmar," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myanmar, accessed 25 April 2016.