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Guinea Genealogy

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Beginning Research
Record Types
Guinea Background
Local Research Resources

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

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Guinea is a country in African bordered by Senegal, Mali, Cote d'Ivoire, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea-Bissau. It was formerly a colony of France. The official language is French.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Guinea Research

Links to articles on getting started with Guinea research.

Guinea Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Guinea research.


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Guinea Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Guinea. Guinea map.png

Regions[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Guinea.

Guinea is divided into eight regions:

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

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

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Guinea," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guinea, accessed 28 April 2016.

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