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==Country Information==
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Grenada is an island country in the Caribbean Sea whose nearest neighbors are [[Trinidad and Tobago Genealogy|Trinidad and Tobago]], [[Venezuela Genealogy|Venezuela]], and [[Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Genealogy|Saint Vincent and the Grenadines]]. It was formerly a colony of [[France Genealogy|France]] and [[England Genealogy|Great Britain]]. The official language is English.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, “Grenada,” in ‘’Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grenada, accessed 29 April 2016.</ref>
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==Getting Started ==
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<h3>Getting Started with Grenada Research</h3>
 
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Links to articles on getting started with Grenada research.
== Getting started with Grenada research ==
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*[[Grenada Civil Registration]]
 
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*[[Grenada Church Records]]
Independent British Commonwealth nation on the southern most of the Windward Islands of the Lesser Antilles Islands in the West Indies. Grenada is on the western edge of the Caribbean Sea, helping to separate it from the North Atlantic Ocean. Grenada lies about 120 miles (200 kilometers) northwest of Venezuela. See the CIA ''World Factbook'' at https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/gj.html
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*[[Grenada Census]]
 
 
== Jurisdictions  ==
 
 
 
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Grenada is currently divided into six parishes:
 
 
 
*[[Saint Andrew Parish, Grenada|Saint Andrew]]
 
*[[Saint David Parish, Grenada|Saint David]]
 
*[[Saint George Parish, Grenada|Saint George]]  
 
*[[Saint John Parish, Grenada|Saint John]]
 
*[[Saint Mark Parish, Grenada|Saint Mark]]
 
*[[Saint Patrick Parish, Grenada|Saint Patrick]]
 
 
 
== Research Tools  ==
 
 
 
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*[[Grenada Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Grenada Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*Listing of all [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927117 records collections for Grenada] available on FamilySearch.org
 
 
 
'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''
 
 
 
[[Grenada Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Grenada Births and Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
 
 
[http://www.candoo.com/genresources/ Grenada Genealogical Resources]  
 
 
 
== Genealogical Forum  ==
 
 
 
Questions and queries pertaining to Grenada&nbsp;can be&nbsp;posted at this [http://genforum.genealogy.com/grenada/ forum].
 
 
 
== Help Wanted  ==
 
 
 
In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:
 
 
 
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<h3>Grenada Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Grenada research.
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*[http://www.candoo.com/genresources/ Grenada Genealogical Resources]
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*[http://genforum.genealogy.com/grenada/ Grenada GenForum]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/158188037685838/ Grenada's Endangered Archives]
 
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== Grenada Clickable Map ==
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*[[Carriacou Parish, Grenada|Carriacou]]
 
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
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*[[Grenada Cemetery|Cemetery]]
 
*[[Grenada Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
 
*[[Grenada Genealogy|Genealogy]]
 
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Guide to Grenada ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Country Information

Grenada is an island country in the Caribbean Sea whose nearest neighbors are Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. It was formerly a colony of France and Great Britain. The official language is English.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Grenada Research

Links to articles on getting started with Grenada research.

Grenada Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Grenada research.


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Grenada Clickable Map

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

Saint George ParishSaint David ParishSaint Andrew ParishSaint Patrick ParishSaint Mark ParishSaint John ParishCarriacou Parishmap of grenada
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Jurisdictions

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

FamilySearch Resources

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


References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, “Grenada,” in ‘’Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grenada, accessed 29 April 2016.