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Fiji Genealogy

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Guide to Fiji ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, and military records.

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Fiji is an island country in the Pacific Ocean whose nearest neighbors are Vanuatu, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Tonga, American Samoa, Samoa, Wallis and Futuna, and Tuvalu. It was formerly a colony of Great Britain. The official languages are English, Fijian, and Hindi.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Fiji Research

Links to articles on getting started with Fiji research.

Fiji Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Fiji research.


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Fiji Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Fiji.

A map of Fiji's administrative divisions.

Divisions[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Fiji. Fiji is divided into Four Major Divisions which are further divided into 14 provinces. They are:

  • Central Division has 5 provinces: Naitasiri, Namosi, Rewa, Serua, and Tailevu.
  • Eastern Division has 3 provinces: Kadavu, Lau, and Lomaiviti.
  • Northern Division has 3 provinces: Bua, Cakaudrove, and Macuata.
  • Western Division has 3 provinces: Ba, Nadroga-Navosa, and Ra.[1]

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

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


References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Wikipedia contributors, "Fiji," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fiji, accessed 2 May 2016.

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