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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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== Record Content  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
  
'''This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying appropriate information here.'''
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key genealogical facts found in the County Birth and Death Records may contain the following information:
  
The key genealogical facts found in the County Birth and Death Records may contain the following information:  
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[[Image:District of Columbia, Births DGS 4259080 1049.jpg|thumb|right]]
  
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*Name of child
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*Birth date of child
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*Birthplace of child
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*Number of child of Mother
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*Race or Color
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*Gender
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*Mother's Maiden Name
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*Mother's Birthplace
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*Mother's Residence
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*Full name of Father
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*Father's Occupation
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*Father's Birthplace
  
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
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'''The following are examples of records found in different collections. Please help us by replacing these examples with a citation for a record you have found in this collection.'''  
 
'''The following are examples of records found in different collections. Please help us by replacing these examples with a citation for a record you have found in this collection.'''  
  
“Delaware Marriage Records,” database and digital images, FamilySearch ([[https://www.familysearch.org]]: 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; from Delaware, State Marriage Records 23 November 1913, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover; FHL microfilm 2,025,063.
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“Delaware Marriage Records,” database and digital images, FamilySearch ([[https://www.familysearch.org]]: 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; from Delaware, State Marriage Records 23 November 1913, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover; FHL microfilm 2,025,063.  
  
 
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'''When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, the heading should be changed to one of the following:'''  
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== Citation for This Collection  ==
 
== Citation for This Collection  ==

Revision as of 19:02, 14 March 2012

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.
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Record Description

The collection includes images of birth certificates and birth index registers from the Health Department in Washington, D.C.

Record Content

key genealogical facts found in the County Birth and Death Records may contain the following information:

District of Columbia, Births DGS 4259080 1049.jpg
  • Name of child
  • Birth date of child
  • Birthplace of child
  • Number of child of Mother
  • Race or Color
  • Gender
  • Mother's Maiden Name
  • Mother's Birthplace
  • Mother's Residence
  • Full name of Father
  • Father's Occupation
  • Father's Birthplace

How to Use the Record

This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying appropriate information here.

Related Websites

This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.

Related Wiki Articles

This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to other related wiki articles here.

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Examples for a Record Found in a FamilySearch Historical Collection

The following are examples of records found in different collections. Please help us by replacing these examples with a citation for a record you have found in this collection.

“Delaware Marriage Records,” database and digital images, FamilySearch ([[1]]: 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; from Delaware, State Marriage Records 23 November 1913, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover; FHL microfilm 2,025,063.

When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, the heading should be changed to one of the following:

  • “Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5 for a single citation
  • “Citation Examples for Records Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5

for more than one citation example

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

District of Columbia. Births. Health Department, Washington, D.C.

Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the wiki article Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections.