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==Country Information==
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Haiti is an island country in the Caribbean bordered by the [[Dominican Republic Genealogy|Dominican Republic]]. It was formerly a colony of [[Spain Genealogy|Spain]] and [[France Genealogy|France]]. The official languages are French and Haitian Creole.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Haiti," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haiti, accessed 28 April 2016.</ref>
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==Getting Started ==
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<h3>Getting Started with Haiti Research</h3>
== Getting started with Haiti research  ==
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Links to articles on getting started with Haiti research.
 
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*[[How to Find Birth Records]]
Haiti is a country occupying the western third of Hispaniola Island in the West Indies which it shares with the Dominican Republic. Hispaniola Island is one of the Greater Antilles Islands on the northern edge of the Caribbean Sea helping to separate it from the North Atlantic Ocean<ref>Wikipedia on Haiti: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haiti [accessed December 28, 2011]</ref>. The island lies between Cuba on the west and Puerto Rico on the east. See the [https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ha.html CIA Factbook]&nbsp;about Haiti.
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*[[How to Find Marriage Records]]
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*[[How to Find Death Records]]
  
== Jurisdictions  ==
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<h3>Haiti Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Haiti research.
 
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~htiwgw/familles-v.htm Searchable database for Haiti (RootsWeb)]  
== Research Tools ==
 
 
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~htiwgw/familles-v.htm Searchable database for Haiti]  
 
 
*[http://www.agh.qc.ca/articles/?id=68 Where can you find civil registers for Haiti]  
 
*[http://www.agh.qc.ca/articles/?id=68 Where can you find civil registers for Haiti]  
*Listing of all [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927183 records collections for Haiti] available on FamilySearch.org
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*[http://www.candoo.com/genresources/ Haiti genealogical resources (Candoo)]  
*[http://www.candoo.com/genresources/ Haiti genealogical resources]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/Haitiangenealogy/ Haitian Genealogy (Facebook)] created to help those from Haiti/Saint Domingue and Dominican Republic/Saint Domingue learn the history of their ancestors and country. The author of this site is willing to assist. &nbsp;Claudy Joseph-St.Germain Lavin. He can be reached at saintgenealogy@gmail.com (accessed 2013)
 
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*[https://www.facebook.com/genealogieht Genealogie Haiti (Facebook)] Created to help those from Haiti learn the history of theirs ancestors and country. The author of this site is willing to assist via his own website:[http://www.genealogieht.com/ www.genealogiehaiti.com]. Cham Yvenor, He can reached at chamyvenor@gmail.com (accessed 2015)
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*[[Haiti, Port-au-Prince Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Haiti, Port-au-Prince Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
  
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[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 ''See the tutorials in FamilySearch.org pertaining to Latin American research.'']
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== Haiti Map ==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Haiti.<br>
  
== Did you know?  ==
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== Departments ==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Haiti.  Departments:
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*[[Haiti Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]  
 
*[[Haiti Biographies|Biographies]]  
 
*[[Haiti Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
 
*[[Haiti Census|Census]]
 
*[[Haiti Church Records|Church Records]]  
 
*[[Haiti Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
 
*[[Haiti Court Records|Court Records]]
 
*[[Haiti Directories|Directories]]
 
*[[Haiti Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
 
*[[Haiti Ethnic Groups|Ethnic Groups]]
 
*[[Haiti Genealogies|Genealogies]]
 
*[[Haiti Geography|Geography]]
 
*[[Haiti Geography (Historical)|Geography (Historical]]
 
*[[Haiti Handwriting|Handwriting]]
 
*[[Haiti History|History]]
 
*[[Haiti Jurisdictions|Juristdictions]]
 
*[[Haiti Land and Property|Land and Property]]
 
*[[Haiti Language and Languages|Language]]
 
*[[Haiti Military|Military]]
 
*[[Haiti Names, Personal|Names, Personal]]
 
*[[Haiti Newspapers|Newspapers]]
 
*[[Haiti Nobility|Nobility]]
 
*[[Haiti Occupations|Occupations]]
 
*[[Haiti Periodicals|Periodicals]]
 
*[[Haiti Place Names|Place Names]]
 
*[[Haiti Probate Records|Probate Records]]
 
*[[Haiti Schools|Schools]]
 
*[[Haiti Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]
 
*[[Haiti Societies|Societies]]
 
*[[Haiti Taxation|Taxation]]
 
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Haiti Wiki Topics
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Haiti
Guide to Haiti ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Country Information

Haiti is an island country in the Caribbean bordered by the Dominican Republic. It was formerly a colony of Spain and France. The official languages are French and Haitian Creole.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Haiti Research

Links to articles on getting started with Haiti research.

Haiti Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Haiti research.

Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg

Haiti Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Haiti.

Haiti, administrative divisions - de - colored.png

Departments

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Haiti. Departments:

  1. Nord-Ouest
  2. Nord
  3. Nord-Est
  1. Artibonite
  2. Centre
  3. Ouest
  4. Grand-Anse
  1. Nippes
  2. Sud
  3. Sud-Est

FamilySearch Resources

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


References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Haiti," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haiti, accessed 28 April 2016.