Tunisia Religious Records
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- For more information about how to obtain records for Christian denominations, visit this page:Tunisia Church Records
Marriage Contracts (Sidaq)
Research use: A primary source for verifying marriages.
Record type: Islamic civil marriage record.
Time period: 1500s - Present.
Contents: Names of marriage partners and date of marriage. Other information unknown.
Location: At Islamic law court [sharia] archives in various cities.
Population coverage: Approximately 65%.
- For more information about how to obtain records for Jewish denominations, visit this page: Jewish Records
Registers of marriage for Portugese Jews who lived in Tunis in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, written in Hebrew, are purportedly available in the central archives at Tunis.
- The Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Family History Record Profile: Tunisia,” Word document, private files of the FamilySearch Content Strategy Team, 1991-2001.