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}}Guide to '''Georgia ancestry, family history and genealogy''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
Guide to '''{{PAGENAME}} ancestry, family history and genealogy''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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:''This article is about the Eurasian country. For other uses, see [[Georgia]].''
  
:''This article is about the Eurasian country. For the southern U.S. state, see [[Georgia Genealogy (state)|Georgia (state)]].''
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==Country Information==
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Georgia is a country in Eurasia bordered by [[Russia Genealogy|Russia]], [[Turkey Genealogy|Turkey]], [[Armenia Genealogy|Armenia]], and [[Azerbaijan Genealogy|Azerbaijan]]. It was formerly ruled by Russia and the Soviet Union. The official language is Georgian.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, “Georgia (country),” in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,’’ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georgia_(country), accessed 29 April 2016.</ref>
=== Getting started with Georgia Research  ===
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==Getting Started ==
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<h3>Getting Started with Georgia Research</h3>
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Links to articles on getting started with Georgia research.
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*[[Georgia (country) Civil Registration]]
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*[[Georgia (country) Church Records]]
  
Georgia is a country located at the crossroads of Asia and Europe. It is located in the region known as the Caucasus. It was a critical location on the old Silk Road that transported goods and people in both directions from ancient times. It is bounded to the west by the Black Sea, to the north by Russia, to the south by Turkey and Armenia, and to the southeast by Azerbaijan.  
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<h3>Georgia Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Georgia research.
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*[[Georgia Websites|Websites]]
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=== Jurisdictions  ===
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{{Click|File:Georgia country ORP.png|Georgia (country) Online Genealogy Records}} [[File:Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg|link=FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups]]
  
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==Georgia (country) Map ==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Georgia.
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== Regions ==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Georgia.  Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.
  
 
Regions of Georgia:  
 
Regions of Georgia:  
 
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*Mtskheta-Mtianeti  
 
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*Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti  
 
*Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti  
 
*Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti  
 
*Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti  
 
*Samtskhe-Javakheti  
 
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*Shida Kartli
 
*Shida Kartli
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== Research Tools  ==
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==FamilySearch Resources==
 
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
 
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*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Armenia Family History Centers]
*[[Georgia Websites|Websites]]
 
  
Some information on present day Georgia vital statistics can be found through the following website: http://en.worldstat.info/Asia/Georgia/Vital_statistics.
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Another useful website follows: http://genforum.genealogy.com/georgia/
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Georgia (country) Wiki Topics
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Georgia (country)
Guide to Georgia ancestry, family history and genealogy parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
This article is about the Eurasian country. For other uses, see Georgia.

Country Information

Georgia is a country in Eurasia bordered by Russia, Turkey, Armenia, and Azerbaijan. It was formerly ruled by Russia and the Soviet Union. The official language is Georgian.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Georgia Research

Links to articles on getting started with Georgia research.

Georgia Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Georgia research.


{{{link}}} Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg

Georgia (country) Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Georgia. Georgia (Country)counties.png

Regions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Georgia. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.

Regions of Georgia:

  • Guria
  • Imereti
  • Kakheti
  • Kvemo Kartli
  • Mtskheta-Mtianeti
  • Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti
  • Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti
  • Samtskhe-Javakheti
  • Shida Kartli

FamilySearch Resources

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

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, “Georgia (country),” in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,’’ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georgia_(country), accessed 29 April 2016.