Difference between revisions of "Jan Mayen, Norway Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Text replace - '[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Create_an_internal_link Add internal links to articles]' to 'Add internal links to articles')
m (added photo)
(7 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{| class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" cellspacing="10" cellpadding="5" width="100%"
+
{| width="100%" cellspacing="10" cellpadding="5" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 
|-
 
|-
| style="padding-right: 0pt; padding-left: 0pt; padding-bottom: 0pt; margin: 0pt; padding-top: 0pt" valign="top" | <div style="float: right; width: 77%">
+
| valign="top" style="padding: 0pt; margin: 0pt;" | <div style="float: right; width: 77%;">
 
(Add introductory text and/or an image here)  
 
(Add introductory text and/or an image here)  
  
 
== Getting started with Jan Mayen research  ==
 
== Getting started with Jan Mayen research  ==
 +
 +
[[Image:Beerenberg JanMayen.jpg|thumb|Beerenberg JanMayen.jpg]]
  
 
This desolate, arctic, mountainous island was named after a Dutch whaling captain who indisputably discovered it in 1614 (earlier claims are inconclusive). Visited only occasionally by seal hunters and trappers over the following centuries, the island came under Norwegian sovereignty in 1929. The long dormant Haakon VII Toppen/Beerenberg volcano resumed activity in 1970; the most recent eruption occurred in 1985. It is the northernmost active volcano on earth.  
 
This desolate, arctic, mountainous island was named after a Dutch whaling captain who indisputably discovered it in 1614 (earlier claims are inconclusive). Visited only occasionally by seal hunters and trappers over the following centuries, the island came under Norwegian sovereignty in 1929. The long dormant Haakon VII Toppen/Beerenberg volcano resumed activity in 1970; the most recent eruption occurred in 1985. It is the northernmost active volcano on earth.  
Line 16: Line 18:
 
*(helpful tools and resources, gazetteers)  
 
*(helpful tools and resources, gazetteers)  
 
*(language dictionary, handwriting guide or tutorial, etc.)
 
*(language dictionary, handwriting guide or tutorial, etc.)
 +
 +
{{Forum badge
 +
| layout = vertical
 +
| forum link = https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=14
 +
| forum name = Europe Research forum
 +
}}
  
 
== Help Wanted  ==
 
== Help Wanted  ==
  
<span class="Apple-style-span" style="font-family: arial" /><span class="Apple-style-span" style="font-family: arial">In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:</span>  
+
<span style="font-family: arial;" class="Apple-style-span" /><span style="font-family: arial;" class="Apple-style-span">In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:</span>  
  
{| class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" style="font-size: 100%; color: black; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; background-color: white" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0"
+
{| cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="0" style="font-size: 100%; color: black; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; background-color: white;" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
|- style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif"
+
|- style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;"
| style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif" |  
+
| style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;" |  
| style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif" |  
+
| style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;" |  
*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Edit_a_page Expand an article]or&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Special:Shortpages short page]  
+
*[[Help:Editing a Page|Expand an articleor]]&nbsp;[[Special:Shortpages|short page]]  
*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/How_to_author_an_article_in_the_Wiki Create a new article]
+
*[[How to Create an Article on FamilySearch Wiki|Create a new article]]
  
*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/How_to_categorize_an_article Categorize articles]
+
*[[Categorization|Categorize articles]]
  
| style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif" |  
+
| style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;" |  
 
*[[Create an external link|Add external links to articles]]  
 
*[[Create an external link|Add external links to articles]]  
 
*[[Create an internal link|Add internal links to articles]]  
 
*[[Create an internal link|Add internal links to articles]]  
Line 37: Line 45:
 
|}
 
|}
  
<br>
+
<br>  
  
 
== Featured Content  ==
 
== Featured Content  ==
  
(Your text or images here)  
+
(Your text or images here) <br>
  
 
== Did you know?  ==
 
== Did you know?  ==
Line 47: Line 55:
 
(Your text or images here, or use the table below:)  
 
(Your text or images here, or use the table below:)  
  
{| class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" width="99%" border="0"
+
{| width="99%" border="0" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 
|-
 
|-
 
| valign="top" align="left" |  
 
| valign="top" align="left" |  
Line 63: Line 71:
 
|}
 
|}
  
(All text below this is included in a column on the left side of the screen.)
+
(All text below this is included in a column on the left side of the screen.)  
</div><div style="float: left; width: 22%">
+
</div><div style="float: left; width: 22%;">
{| class="FCK__ShowTableBorders" style="background: rgb(255,255,240)" border="0"
+
{| border="0" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(255, 255, 240);" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 
|-
 
|-
| style="background: rgb(238,238,238); font-family: verdana" align="center" | '''News and Events'''
+
| align="center" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(238, 238, 238); font-family: verdana;" | '''News and Events'''
 
|-
 
|-
| style="background: rgb(249,243,253)" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(249, 243, 253);" |  
 
*Hot off the Press!  
 
*Hot off the Press!  
 
*Current Events
 
*Current Events
  
more...
+
more...  
  
 
|-
 
|-
| style="background: rgb(238,238,238); font-family: verdana" align="center" | '''Topics'''
+
| align="center" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(238, 238, 238); font-family: verdana;" | '''Topics'''
 
|-
 
|-
| style="background: rgb(249,243,253)" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(249, 243, 253);" |  
 
*[[Jan Mayan: Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]  
 
*[[Jan Mayan: Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]  
 
*[[Jan Mayan: Biographies|Biographies]]  
 
*[[Jan Mayan: Biographies|Biographies]]  
Line 111: Line 119:
 
*[[Jan Mayan: Vital Records|Vital Records]]
 
*[[Jan Mayan: Vital Records|Vital Records]]
  
<br>
+
<br>  
  
 
|-
 
|-
| style="background: rgb(238,238,238); font-family: verdana" align="center" | '''Useful Websites'''
+
| align="center" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(238, 238, 238); font-family: verdana;" | '''Useful Websites'''
 
|-
 
|-
| style="background: rgb(249,243,253)" align="left" |  
+
| align="left" style="background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(249, 243, 253);" |  
 
*Websites
 
*Websites
  
<br>
+
<br>  
  
 
|}
 
|}

Revision as of 02:42, 14 November 2013

(Add introductory text and/or an image here)

Getting started with Jan Mayen research

Beerenberg JanMayen.jpg

This desolate, arctic, mountainous island was named after a Dutch whaling captain who indisputably discovered it in 1614 (earlier claims are inconclusive). Visited only occasionally by seal hunters and trappers over the following centuries, the island came under Norwegian sovereignty in 1929. The long dormant Haakon VII Toppen/Beerenberg volcano resumed activity in 1970; the most recent eruption occurred in 1985. It is the northernmost active volcano on earth.

Jurisdictions

(Your text or images here)

Research Tools

  • (helpful tools and resources, gazetteers)
  • (language dictionary, handwriting guide or tutorial, etc.)


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:


Featured Content

(Your text or images here)

Did you know?

(Your text or images here, or use the table below:)

  • (Your Bullet)
  • (Your Bullet)
  • (Your Bullet)
  • (Your Bullet)
  • (Your Bullet)
  • (Your Bullet)

(All text below this is included in a column on the left side of the screen.)