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Kenya is located in East Africa. It is bound by Tanzania to the south, Uganda to the west, Sudan to the northwest, Ethiopia to the north, Somalia to the northeast and the Indian Ocean to the east. [http://www.atlapedia.com/online/countries/kenya.htm Read more...]
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}} Guide to '''Kenya ancestry, family history, and genealogy''': birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
  
== Getting started with Kenya research  ==
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Kenya is a country in Africa bordered by [[Tanzania Genealogy|Tanzania]], [[Uganda Genealogy|Uganda]], [[Sudan Genealogy|Sudan]], [[Ethiopia Genealogy|Ethiopia]], and [[Somalia Genealogy|Somalia]].<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Kenya," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenya, accessed 27 April 2016.</ref>
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<h3>Getting Started with Kenya Research</h3>
 
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Links to articles on getting started with Kenya research.
== Featured Content  ==
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*[[How to Find Birth Records]]
 
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*[[How to Find Marriage Records]]
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*[[How to Find Death Records]]
 
 
== &nbsp;Research Tools  ==
 
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~jfuller/gen_mail_country-ken.html#AFR-KENYA Kenya]  
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<h3>Kenya Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Kenya research.
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*[http://www.rootsweb.com/~jfuller/gen_mail_country-ken.html#AFR-KENYA Kenya Mailing List]  
 
*[http://genforum.genealogy.com/kenya/ Kenya Genealogy Forum]  
 
*[http://genforum.genealogy.com/kenya/ Kenya Genealogy Forum]  
*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/kenya.html Kenya (Africa) Genealogy]  
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*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/kenya.html Kenya Genealogy (Kindred Trails)]  
*[http://kenyan.worldvitalrecords.com/ Kenya Genealogy Search]
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*[http://kenyan.worldvitalrecords.com/ Kenya Genealogy (WorldVitalRecords)]
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/kenya-genealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy & Family History Network - Kenya]
 
 
 
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{{Click|File:Kenya ORP.png|Kenya Online Genealogy Records}} [[File:Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg|link=FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups on Facebook]]
  
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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== Kenya Map ==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Kenya.<br>
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
*[[Help:Editing a Page|Expand an article]] or [[Special:Shortpages|short page]]  
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html Learning Center] - Online genealogy courses
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records]
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*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Kenya Family History Center locator map]
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Kenya Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Kenya Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources
Africa
Kenya
Guide to Kenya ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

Country Information

Kenya is a country in Africa bordered by Tanzania, Uganda, Sudan, Ethiopia, and Somalia.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Kenya Research

Links to articles on getting started with Kenya research.

Kenya Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Kenya research.


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

Kenya Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Kenya.
Kenya counties map.jpg

FamilySearch Resources

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


References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Kenya," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenya, accessed 27 April 2016.