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}} Guide to '''Chad ancestry, family history, and genealogy''': birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
  
== Getting started with Chad research  ==
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==Country Information==
 
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Chad is a country in Africa bordered by [[Libya Genealogy|Libya]], [[Sudan Genealogy|Sudan]], the [[Central African Republic Genealogy|Central African Republic]], [[Cameroon Genealogy|Cameroon]], [[Nigeria Genealogy|Nigeria]], and [[Niger Genealogy|Niger]]. It was formerly a colony of [[France Genealogy|France]]. The official languages are French and Arabic.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Chad," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chad, accessed 3 May 2016.</ref>
Chad is a landlocked country in central Africa. It is bordered by Libya to the north, Sudan to the east, the Central African Republic to the south, Cameroon and Nigeria to the southwest, and Niger to the west. Chad is home to over 200 different ethnic and linguistic groups. French and Arabic are the official languages. Islam is the most widely practiced religion.  
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<h3>Getting Started with Chad Research</h3>
 
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Links to articles on getting started with Chad research.
== Research Tools  ==
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*[[How to Find Birth Records]]
 
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*[[How to Find Marriage Records]]
*http://www.kindredtrails.com/chad.html
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*[[How to Find Death Records]]
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/chad-genealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Chad]
 
 
 
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<h3>Chad Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Chad research.
 
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*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/chad.html Chad Genealogy (Kindred Trails)]
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*[https://www.britannica.com/place/Chad History]
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== Chad Map ==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Chad.<br>
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*[http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/map/chad_map.htm Republic of Chad, Map]
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*[http://www.fallingrain.com/world/CD/ Rainfall map and directory of cities, towns and regions]
  
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==History and Culture of the Republic of Chad==
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*[http://countrystudies.us/chad/8.htm Colonial History]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Chad Military History]
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*[http://www.everyculture.com/Bo-Co/Chad.html History and Culture]
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*[http://countrystudies.us/chad/18.htm Languages]
  
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==FamilySearch Resources==
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Latest revision as of 19:15, 13 July 2017

Chad Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
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Chad Background
Local Research Resources
Africa
Chad
Guide to Chad ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

Country Information

Chad is a country in Africa bordered by Libya, Sudan, the Central African Republic, Cameroon, Nigeria, and Niger. It was formerly a colony of France. The official languages are French and Arabic.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Chad Research

Links to articles on getting started with Chad research.

Chad Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Chad research.

Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg

Chad Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Chad.
Administrative regions of Chad.svg-1.png

History and Culture of the Republic of Chad


FamilySearch Resources

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

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Chad," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chad, accessed 3 May 2016.