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Gabon Genealogy

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Beginning Research
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Gabon Background
Local Research Resources

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

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Gabon is a country in Africa bordered by Equatorial Guinea, Cameroon, and the Republic of the Congo. It was formerly ruled by France. The official language is French.[1]

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Gabon Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Gabon.

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Jurisdictions[edit | edit source]

  1. Estuaire
  2. Haut-Ogooué
  3. Moyen-Ogooué
  1. Ngounié
  2. Nyanga
  3. Ogooué-Ivindo
  1. Ogooué-Lolo
  2. Ogooué-Maritime
  3. Woleu-Ntem

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, “Gabon,” in ‘’Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,’’ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gabon, accessed 29 April 2016.

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