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*[[Netherlands Antilles Biographies|Biographies]]
*[[Netherlands Antilles Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
*[[Netherlands Antilles Census|Census]]
*[[Netherlands Antilles Church Records|Church Records]]
*[[Netherlands Antilles Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
*[[Netherlands Antilles Court Records|Court Records]]
*[[Netherlands Antilles Directories|Directories]]
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*[[Netherlands Antilles Ethnic Groups|Ethnic Groups]]
*[[Netherlands Antilles Genealogies|Genealogies]]
*[[Netherlands Antilles Geography|Geography]]
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Beginning Research
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Netherlands Antilles Background
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Getting started with The Netherlands Antilles research

The Nederlandse Antillen (The Netherlands Antilles) are part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, consisting of the West Indies islands of Curaçao, Bonaire, and formerly Aruba off the north coast of Venezuela in the Caribbean Sea, and Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten (part French), east of the US Virgin Islands. For more historical and geographical information see: Netherlands Antilles

The capital city of The Netherlands Antilles is Willemstad

The countries motto is: Libertate unanimus (Latin: "Unified by freedom")



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Introduction to Antilles Search Strategies

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