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Tunisia is located in North Africa. It is bound by Algeria to the west, Libya to the southeast and the Mediterranean Sea to the northeast and north. The country is divided into three distinct physical regions.  
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}} Guide to '''Tunisia ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
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==Country Information==
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Tunisia is a country in Africa bordered by [[Algeria Genealogy|Algeria]] and [[Libya Genealogy|Libya]]. It was formerly governed by the Ottoman Empire and [[France Genealogy|France]]. The official language is Arabic.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Tunisia," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tunisia, accessed 20 April 2016.</ref>
  
Rivalry between French and Italian interests in Tunisia culminated in a French invasion in 1881 and the creation of a protectorate. Agitation for independence in the decades following World War I was finally successful in getting the French to recognize Tunisia as an independent state in 1956.
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==Getting Started ==
 
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== Getting started with Tuniaia research  ==
 
 
 
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== Jurisdictions in Tunisia  ==
 
 
 
Tunisia is divided into 24 governorates.
 
 
 
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*Ariana (Aryanah)
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<h3>Getting Started with Tunisia Research</h3>
*Beja (Bajah)
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Links to articles on getting started with Tunisia research.
*Ben Arous (Bin 'Arus)
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*[[Tunisia Religious Records]]
*Bizerte (Banzart)
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*[[Tunisia Census]]
*Gabes (Qabis)
 
*Gafsa (Qafsah)
 
 
 
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*Jendouba (Jundubah)
 
*Kairouan (Al Qayrawan)
 
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*Mahdia (Al Mahdiyah)
 
 
 
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*Manouba (Manubah)
 
*Medenine (Madanin)
 
*Monastir (Al Munastir)
 
*Nabeul (Nabul)
 
*Sfax (Safaqis)
 
*Sidi Bou Zid (Sidi Bu Zayd)
 
 
 
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*Siliana (Silyanah)
 
*Sousse (Susah)
 
*Tataouine (Tatawin)
 
*Tozeur (Tawzar)
 
*Tunis
 
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<h3>Tunisia Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Tunisia research.
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*[http://en.geneanum.com/tunisia.html Geneanum] Baptism, marriage and burial databases
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/tunisia-genealogy Looking4Kin Tunisia]
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*[http://www.maplandia.com/tunisia/ Kindred Rails Genealogy Research Tools]
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*[http://lists.rootsweb.ancestry.com/index/intl/TUN/AFR-TUNISIA.html Mailing Lists]
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*[http://forebears.io/tunisia Forbears Tunisia Site]
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*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/tunisia.html Tunisia Genealogy and Family History Resources]
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*[https://www.etatcivil.gov.tn/Madania/web/indexfr Tunisia Records Request - Tunisia Ministry of the Interior]
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*[http://www.diplomatie.gov.tn/index.php?id=90 Request Records]
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*[http://www.genealogie-gamt.org/ Algerian, Moroccan, Tunisian Genealogy information]
 
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== Research Tools  ==
 
  
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/tunisia-genealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp;&nbsp;Family History Network - Tunisia]
 
  
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{{Click|File:Tunisia ORP.png|Tunisia Online Genealogy Records}} [[File:Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg|link=FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups on Facebook]]
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== Governorates ==
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Tunisia is divided into 24 governorates:
  
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*[[Ariana, Tunisia Genealogy|Ariana (Aryanah)]]
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*[[Beja, Tunisia Genealogy|Beja (Bajah)]]
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*[[Ben Arous, Tunisia Genealogy|Ben Arous (Bin 'Arus)]]
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*[[Bizerte, Tunisia Genealogy|Bizerte (Banzart)]]
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*[[Gabes, Tunisia Genealogy|Gabes (Qabis)]]
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*[[Gafsa, Tunisia Genealogy|Gafsa (Qafsah)]]
  
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*[[Jendouba, Tunisia Genealogy|Jendouba (Jundubah)]]
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*[[Kairouan, Tunisia Genealogy|Kairouan (Al Qayrawan)]]
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*[[Kasserine, Tunisia Genealogy|Kasserine (Al Qasrayn)]]
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*[[Kebili, Tunisia Genealogy|Kebili (Qibili)]]
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*[[Kef, Tunisia Genealogy|Kef (Al Kaf)]]
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*[[Mahdia, Tunisia Genealogy|Mahdia (Al Mahdiyah)]]
  
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*[[Manouba, Tunisia Genealogy|Manouba (Manubah)]]
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*[[Medenine, Tunisia Genealogy|Medenine (Madanin)]]
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*[[Monastir, Tunisia Genealogy|Monastir (Al Munastir)]]
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*[[Nabeul, Tunisia Genealogy|Nabeul (Nabul)]]
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*[[Sfax, Tunisia Genealogy|Sfax (Safaqis)]]
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*[[Sidi Bou Zid, Tunisia Genealogy|Sidi Bou Zid (Sidi Bu Zayd)]]
  
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*[[Siliana, Tunisia Genealogy|Siliana (Silyanah)]]
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*[[Tataouine, Tunisia Genealogy|Tataouine (Tatawin)]]
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*[[Zaghouan, Tunisia Genealogy|Zaghouan (Zaghwan)]]
 
 
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*[[Tunisia:Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Biography|Biography]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Census|Census]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Church History|Church History]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Church Records|Church Records]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
 
*[[Tunisia:History|History]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Maps|Maps]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Nobility|Nobility]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Public Records|Public Records]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]
 
*[[Tunisia:Taxation|Taxation]]
 
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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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Guide to Tunisia ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

Country Information

Tunisia is a country in Africa bordered by Algeria and Libya. It was formerly governed by the Ottoman Empire and France. The official language is Arabic.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Tunisia Research

Links to articles on getting started with Tunisia research.

Tunisia Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Tunisia research.



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Tunisia Clickable Map


Governorates

Tunisia is divided into 24 governorates:

FamilySearch Resources

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

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Tunisia," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tunisia, accessed 20 April 2016.