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  • Anguilla

    Anguilla Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Antigua and Barbuda

    Misc. baptisms solemnized in the Parish of Saint John in the Island of Antigua

    Extracts from the Antigua Baptisms records 1788 and 1790.

    Antigua and Barbuda Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Argentina

    1895 Argentina Census Search

    Scots Burials in Buenos Aires, Argentina 1822-1833

    St Andrew’s Society of the River Plate, Argentina : List of Members in 1894 (Scots in Argentina.)

    Scots in Southern Patagonia (Argentina and Chile) 1883 - 1915

    Mimosa Passengers, Wales to Argentina, 1865

    Declarations of Intention to Marry given at the British Consulate, Buenos Aires, Argentina 1849-75 (Scots only)

    Uruguay and Entre Rios, Argentina Church of Scotland Records from the late 1850’s to the early 1900’s. An index of baptisms of the children of persons with British surnames, recorded by the Presbyterian Church of Scotland in Argentina for the period between the late 1850’s and early 1900’s, for the province of Entre Rios in Argentina and the Banda Oriental, now better known as Uruguay. Also St Andrew's Church, Chascomus, Argentina Communion Roll 1873-1884.

    Scots in Chascomus, Argentina, 1869 and 1895

    Argentina Genealogy Search at GeneaNet

    Gen Francesa. Several databases related to French immigrants to the Río de la Plata region of South America (Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay). Web site in both Spanish and French.


  • Aruba

    Diario - Obituario. Recent obituaries from the Aruban newspaper Diario (Web site in Papiamento).

    Geneanet - Search by Country - Aruba


  • Bahamas

    Early Settlers of the Bahamas (1671)

    The Names of Loyalist Settlers and Grants of Land Which They Received from the Bahamian Government: 1778 - 1783

    Early Burial Records and Inscriptions from Nassau, New Providence (Bahamas)

    Index of names mentioned in St. Matthew's Cemetery and the Eastern Burial Ground by The Public Records Office 1976, Nassau, Bahamas

    Harbour Island, Eleuthera Land Grants, 1791 (Bahamas). From the LDS History Center microfilm listed as: Court Records-Bahamas-v.R- 1790-1792 film #02223451

    Loyalists Who Went to the Bahama Islands. The Names of Loyalist Settlers and Grants of Land Which They Received from the Bahamian Government: 1778 - 1783

    The Bahamas DNA Project : Maternal Line Descendant Charts

    The Bahamas DNA Project : Paternal Line Descendant Charts

    Index to Wills at the Bahamas National Archives 1722 - 1917

    Bahamas Genealogy Search at GeneaNet


  • Barbados

    List of persons connected with Barbados in the West Indies. Extracted from two sources:
    - A History of Barbados, by Ronald Tree
    - The Genealogist' Magazine Vol. 17, No.9 of March 1974

    Barbados Genealogy Search at Geneanet

    Monumental inscriptions of the British West Indies from the earliest date, with genealogical and historical annotations. Digitized edition of this book by James Henry Lawrence-Archer published in 1875. Covers mainly Jamaica. Several epitaphs from Barbados are also included along with a few others from Antigua, St. Kitts-Nevis, and Guyana.


  • Belize

    Belize Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Bermuda

    Bermuda Genealogy : Ship Passenger Lists 1609 - 1904

    A Survey of the Inhabitants of Bermuda (probably 1789)

    Witchcraft in Bermuda, 1650-1696 : A brief summary of those charged with the crime of witchcraft in Bermuda, and others named at their trials.

    The Bermuda Semi-Weekly Journal (1835 - 1839) : An extraction of all surnames and connected information contained in the Bermudian Semi-Weekly Journal from January 5 1835 until October 12 1839. This time period covers the emancipation of the slaves.

    The original adventurers (or investors) in the Somers Island (or Bermuda) Company (1615) : nearly all of them were earlier adventurers in the preceeding Virginia Company.

    Richard Norwood’s Survey of the Land and Landholder’s of Bermuda 1662-1663

    Association Oath Rolls : British Plantations, 1696 : Bermuda

    Lincolnshire Convicts to Australia, Gibraltar and Bermuda : Much of the basic information in this database has been taken from the book ‘Lincolnshire Convicts to Australia, Bermuda and Gibraltar: A Study of 2000 Convicts’ by CL Anderson.

    Misc Devonshire, Bermuda Parish Church Records

    Bermuda Genealogy Search at Geneanet

    A Sampling of Early Bermuda Wills

    Children from the United Kingdom to Bermuda 1849-1850

    Selected St. Eustatius, Netherlands Antilles Vital Records: Bermudians 1710-1816

    References to Bermudians in South Carolina Archives (1700-1800's)


  • Bolivia

    Bolivia Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Brazil

    Sao Paulo, Brazil Cemetery Records 1870-1984. This collection of burial records covers some of the cemeteries in the municipality of São Paulo. The registers are browsable but not searchable.

    North American Cemetery, Santa Barbara, Sao Paulo State, Brazil

    Brazil - Portuguese Genealogist Master List : A list of genealogists doing research in Angola and their surname interests.

    The Confederados : Confederate Veterans in Brazil. Confederate veterans who immigrated to Brazil following the Civil War.

    Confederate families in Brazil 1865-1902

    American families in Brazil. List of family names of those who entered Brazilian territory between 1865 and 1885.

    Americans who died at Rio De Janeiro, Brazil in 1850 (Yellow Fever Epidemic)

    Brazil Genealogy Search at GeneaNet


  • British Virgin Islands

    British Virgin Island Wesleyan Methodist Church Baptisms 1815-1824

    Tortola, British Virgin Islands, Quaker Church Records 1740-1760

    St. George's Episcopal, British Virgin Islands Marriages 1862-1866

    British Virgin Islands Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Canada


  • Caribbean

    Emigration List : Caribbean 1866-1867

    CaribbeanGenWeb Archives

    CARSURDEX : Caribbean Surname Index. Surname interests of researchers with email address.

    Database of West Indies Cricket Players past and present.

    Passagers originaires du Béarn et du Comminges habitant aux îles par le port de Bordeaux, 1736-1787 : Port of Bordeaux, France passengers 1736-1787 who were born in the French regions of Béarn and the Comminges but living in the Caribbean.

    Caribbean Vital Records Index. Caribbean Births and Baptisms, 1590-1928; Caribbean Marriages, 1591-1905; and Caribbean Deaths and Burials, 1790-1906. For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. This index is an index of the births or christenings; marriages; and deaths or burials throughout the Caribbean. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.


  • Cayman Islands

    Cayman Islands Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Chile

    Apellidos de Familias Principales Indicadas en el Libro Nobiliario de la Capitanía General de Chile. Surname index to the book Nobiliario de la Capitanía General de Chile by Juan Luis Espejo, published in 1967 (in Spanish.)

    Apellidos de las Familias Estudiadas en el Libro La Sociedad en Chile Austral Antes de la Colonización Alemana, 1645-1845. Surname index to the book La Sociedad en Chile Austral Antes de la Colonización Alemana, 1645-1845 by Gabriel Guarda Geywitz, O.S.B., published in 1979 (in Spanish.)

    Surname Index to the following books : Familias Fundadoras de Chile, 1540-1600, Familias Fundadoras de Chile, 1601-1655. El segundo contingente, Familias Fundadoras de Chile, 1656-1700. El conjunto final (in Spanish.)

    Apellidos de Familias Principales Indicadas en el Libro Familias del Antiguo Obispado de Concepción, 1551-1900. Surname index to the book Familias del Antiguo Obispado de Concepción, 1551-1900 by Gustavo Opazo Maturana, published in 1957 (in Spanish.)

    Chile Genealogy Search at Geneanet

    Scots in Southern Patagonia (Argentina and Chile) 1883 - 1915

    Gen Francesa. Several databases related to French immigrants to the Río de la Plata region of South America (Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay). Web site in both Spanish and French.


  • Colombia

    Colombia Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Costa Rica

    Costa Rica Vital Records Index. Costa Rica Baptisms, 1700-1915; Costa Rica Marriages, 1750-1920; and Costa Rica Deaths, 1787-1900. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.

    Costa Rica Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Cuba

    Passengers to Cuba Data Base

    Surname Index to the book Index to Historia de Familias Cubanas Vols 1-9 : This 9-volume work represents the most extensive collection ever compiled of Cuban genealogies. It has 841 surname entries.

    Obituary Index Cuba : Index to obituaries of individuals born in Cuba. Mainly 1992-2003. Surnames : A-B, C-D, F-K, L-N, O-Q, R-S, T-Z

    Cuba Genealogy Search at Geneanet

    Deaths of the Cuban Army of Liberation 1895-1898

    Cuban Liberation Army 1895-1898 : Mambí Army Data Base. The official record of participants and deaths of the Cuban Liberation Army that participated in the Cuban War of Independence 1895-1898.

    Diccionario Biografico Remediano : Biographical dictionary of the town of Remedios, Cuba (in Spanish.)

    Misc. Cienfuegos, Cuba Marriages 1827-1903

    Diccionario Biografico Cienfueguero : Biographical dictionary of the city of Cienfuegos, Cuba (in Spanish.)

    Muertes en Santiago de Cuba Julio 1898 - Mayo 1902. Deaths in Santiago de Cuba from July 1898 to May 1902 (in Spanish.)

    Data Base of Officers of the Ten-Years War, Cuba 1868-1878

    Some Jewish Burials in Cuba

    Cuban Jewish Cemetery Headstones (archives Web page - not always available)

    List of French Plantation owners in Cuba in 1843

    Prisionero y Deportados Cubanos en la Guerra de Independencia. Cuban prisoners and deportees 1895-1898 during the Cuban War of Independence (in Spanish.)

    Generals of the Cuban Army of Liberation 1895-1898


  • Dominica

    Dominica Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Dominican Republic

    Dominican Republic Vital Records Index. Dominican Republic Baptisms, 1726-1924, Dominican Republic Marriages, 1743-1929, and Dominican Republic Deaths, 1666-1862.

    Dominican Republic Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Ecuador

    Ecuador Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • El Salvador

    Defunciones 1896-1899, San Salvador, El Salvador. Registro Civil : San Salvador, El Salvador death records 1896-1899 (in Spanish.)

    El Salvador Vital Records Index. El Salvador Baptisms, 1750-1940 and El Salvador Marriages, 1810-1930. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.

    Central America, Colonial Census Records. This collection includes the census and miscellaneous records that were recorded by the government entities of the countries of Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, and Nicaragua.

    El Salvador Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Falkland Islands

    Falkland Islands Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • French Guiana

    French Guiana Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Grenada

    Grenada Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Guadeloupe

    Guadeloupe Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Guatemala

    Guatemala Civil Registration. This collection of civil registration records from Guatemala may cover the years from about the start of the civil registry in 1877 to 1934.

    Central America, Colonial Census Records. This collection includes the census and miscellaneous records that were recorded by the government entities of the countries of Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, and Nicaragua.

    Guatemala Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Guyana

    The Jonestown and Peoples Temple Tragedy of 1978 : Lists of those who died in Jonestown and Georgetown, 18 November 1978; those who survived in Jonestown and Georgetown; those who have died since 18 November 1978; and those who died in Jonestown before 18 November 1978. On November 18, 1978 in Guyana a U.S. Congressman was assassinated, along with four other individuals, at a jungle airstrip; these tragic killings were followed by the mass suicides/murders of 900 men, women, and children, all members of the Peoples Temple, a religious group based in California which moved to Guyana in the late 1970s.

    Guyana Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Haiti

    The Babb Index: This index was compiled from French Refugees From Saint-Domingue to the Southern United States, 1791-1810, the 1954 dissertation of Winston F. Babb.

    Familles d'Haïti et de Saint-Domingue. A genealogical database covering families from the island of Hispaniola, especially the country of Haiti. Website in both French and English.

    Haiti Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Honduras

    Honduras Vital Records Index. Honduras Baptisms, 1730-1930; Honduras Marriages, 1800-1910. For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. This index is an index of the births or christenings and marriages throughout Honduras. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.

    Honduras Surnames

    Central America, Colonial Census Records. This collection includes the census and miscellaneous records that were recorded by the government entities of the countries of Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, and Nicaragua.

    Honduras Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Jamaica

    Jamaica Civil Registration. Birth registrations 1878-1930.

    Jamaica Trelawny Parish Civil Registration Births, 1878-1930. Because the registration of birth was compulsory since 1878, the collection covers 90-100% of the population.

    White Settlers to Jamaica 1740-1752

    Census of Jamaica, 1670

    Jamaican Factory Owners, 1694

    Scottish Jamaica Testaments : list of testaments probated in seventeenth century Jamaica believed to be those of early Scottish immigrants to the colony (archived Web page - not always available).

    Surinam to Jamaica, 1675 : Passenger lists for the ships Hercules, America, and Henry and Sarah

    Copies of excerpts from Jamaica Wills

    Loyalists who fled to Jamaica (Mainly from South Carolina)

    Jamaica Genealogy Search at GeneaNet

    Monumental inscriptions of the British West Indies from the earliest date, with genealogical and historical annotations. Digitized edition of this book by James Henry Lawrence-Archer published in 1875. Covers mainly Jamaica. Several epitaphs from Barbados are also included along with a few others from Antigua, St. Kitts-Nevis, and Guyana.


  • Martinique

    Victims of the 1902 Eruption of the Pelée Mountain in Martinique in the French West Indies (In French)

    Martinique Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Mexico

    Mexico Baptisms 1560-1950. Data submitted by volunteers over the past 30 years.
    Mexico Marriages 1570-1950. Data submitted by volunteers over the past 30 years.
    Mexico Deaths 1680-1940. Data submitted by volunteers over the past 30 years.

    1930 Mexico Census

    The Conquistadors : A list of almost 2000 individuals that served the King of Spain with Cortes, many of whom stayed in Mexico. Surnames : A-E, F-L, M-Q, R-T, U-Z

    The Conquistadors of the Yucatan 1526-1546. A list of 160 of the individuals that served the King of Spain with Francisco de Montejo from 1526 to 1546.

    The Conquistadors of Nueva Galicia. A list of 280 of the individuals that served the King of Spain with Nuno de Guzman in 1530. Many went on to settle the area and had links to the earlier Conquistadors.

    Vital Records Index at FamilySearch.com. Currently, only the Vital Records Index for Mexico and Scandinavia are available online.

    Names found on public documents in Northeastern Mexico : 433 surnames of the early settlers making their way north into Northeastern Mexico. Many descendants of the early Conquistadors. Their date of first mention in public records for the area is listed in most cases. A-B, C-D, E-G, H-L, M-O, P-R, S-U, V-Z

    The Coronado Expedition. A list of 322 settlers that served with the Captain Francisco Vazquez de Coronado. The expedition set out for New Mexico and Arizona but made it as far north as Kansas from 1540 to 1542.

    Early Settlers of Nueva Galicia (Mexico): 137 settlers arriving after the Conquest of the area. Some had links to the earlier Conquistadors. Surnames A-L, Surnames M-Z

    Settlers to Northeastern Mexico 1700-1726. Some details are given on 81 surnames : Surnames A-L, M-Z

    Hispanic Surnames traceable to Mexico or the American Southwest : A-F, G-M, N-Z

    Durango, Mexico Surnames.

    Misc. Coahuila, Mexico Baptism Records.

    Coahuila, Mexico Surname Book. People verified to have been born in Coahuila.

    Misc. Coahuila, Mexico Obituaries

    Mission 2000 : Searchable Spanish Mission Records. Mission 2000 is a searchable database of Spanish mission records of the Pimería Alta (southern Arizona and northern Sonora, Mexico) containing baptisms, marriages, and burials from the late seventeenth century to the mid-nineteenth century. Names of persons associated with each event and personal information about each person are included. The ethnicity of names include O’odham, Yaqui, Apache, Seri, Opata, Yuma, Mexican, Spanish, Basque, Catalán, Gallego, Andalusian, Valencian, German, Swiss, Austrian, Bohemian, Italian, and others.

    1750 Census of Camargo, Tamaulipas, Mexico

    Mexico Genealogy Search at GeneaNet

    List of Those Who Recieved Coats of Arms for the Conquest of Mexico


  • Montserrat

    Montserrat Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Netherlands Antilles

    Netherland Antilles 1781 Population List. The Rodney Rolls : part 1 - part 2

    Netherlands Antilles Genealogy Search at Geneanet

    Selected St. Eustatius, Netherlands Antilles Vital Records: Bermudians 1710-1816


  • Nicaragua

    Central America, Colonial Census Records. This collection includes the census and miscellaneous records that were recorded by the government entities of the countries of Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, and Nicaragua.

    Nicaragua Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Panama

    Panama Vital Records Index. Panama Baptisms, 1750-1938; Panama Marriages, 1800-1950; and Panama Deaths, 1840-1930. For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.

    Panama Genealogy Search at Geneanet

    Index to the Gorgas Hospital Mortuary Death Records, Panama Canal Zone, 1906 - 1991. This series is a necrology and partial index to the mortuary's registers and contains records of 26,213 U.S. military personnel, employees of the Panama Canal Commission and its predecessors, and Canal Zone civilians processed through the Gorgas Hospital Mortuary between 1906 and 1991.


  • Paraguay

    Paraguay Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Peru

    Province of Lima, Peru Civil Registration 1874-1930. Browsable but not searchable.

    Apellidos de los Judíos del Perú. Surnames of the Jews of Peru.

    Peru Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Puerto Rico


  • Saint Lucia

    Saint Lucia Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • St. Pierre and Miquelon

    St. Pierre and Miquelon Genealogy Search at Geneanet

    Marriage Registers of Miquelon 1763 to 1790-91. Miquelon is part of the French Territory of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon, near Newfoundland, Canada.

    Marriages at Saint Pierre 1763-1790. Part of the French Territory of Saint-Pierre et Miquelon, near Newfoundland, Canada.

    Mi'kmaq in the Parish Registers of the Islands of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon, 1764-1848. The islands of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon are part of France and located near Newfoundland, Canada.


  • St. Kitts-Nevis

    St. Kitts-Nevis Surname Connector : Connect with genealogists researching the same St. Kitts-Nevis surnames.


  • St. Vincent & the Grenadines

    St. Vincent & the Grenadines Genealogy Research Web. The website offers visitors free access to records naming thousands of individuals who have lived in the Caribbean/West Indies island nation of St. Vincent and the Grenadines.


  • Suriname

    Hindustani immigrants in Suriname. Search engine for Hindus who came to Surinam between 1873 and 1916 as contract workers (in Dutch).

    Suriname Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • Trinidad and Tobago

    Lapeyrouse Cemetery, Port of Spain, Trinidad Misc. Monumental Inscriptions

    Trinidad Colonial Office List for 1899

    Trinidad and Tobago Genealogy Search at Geneanet

    List of Persons of Portuguese Descent who left Trinidad to serve in the Great War

    Names from A Handbook of the Island of Tobago, published in 1899

    Trinidad Colonial Office Lists for 1862,1865, 1866 1871, 1879 and 1883. Trinidad entries in various and assorted Colonial Office lists handbooks.


  • Turks and Caicos

    Turks and Caicos Islands Genealogy Search at Geneanet


  • United States


  • Uruguay

    Uruguay and Entre Rios, Argentina Church of Scotland Records from the late 1850’s to the early 1900’s. An index of baptisms of the children of persons with British surnames, recorded by the Presbyterian Church of Scotland in Argentina for the period between the late 1850’s and early 1900’s, for the province of Entre Rios in Argentina and the Banda Oriental, now better known as Uruguay. Also St Andrew's Church, Chascomus, Argentina Communion Roll 1873-1884.

    Uruguay Genealogy Search at Geneanet

    Gen Francesa. Several databases related to French immigrants to the Río de la Plata region of South America (Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay). Web site in both Spanish and French.


  • US Virgin Islands

    Danish West Indies (now US Virgin Island) Chancery Records and Index to Wills, 1671-1848

    St. Thomas & St. John, Danish West Indies (now US Virgin Islands) Index to Probate Records

    U.S. (Danish) Virgin Islands - Names of Colonists. A list of colonists on St. Thomas, 1678, and those who were entitled to estates.

    St.Thomas Island Tax Roles 1672-1680. Today part of the US Virgin Islands.

    St.Thomas Island Land Lister 1686-1693. Today part of the US Virgin Islands.

    U.S. Virgin Islands Genealogy Search at Geneanet

    St. Croix 1841 Census. Today part of the US Virgin Islands.

    1841 Census of St. John Island. Today part of the US Virgin Islands.

    List of Shareholders of the Danish West India Company in 1751 : Part 1 - Part 2 - Part 3 - Part 4


  • Venezuela

    Venezuelan Genealogy - Obituaries 1997-2001 (archived Web page - not always available)

    Venezuela Genealogy Search at Geneanet

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