|Nigeria Wiki Topics|
|Local Research Resources|
Guide to Nigeria ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
Country Information[edit | edit source]
Getting Started[edit | edit source]
Getting Started with Nigeria Research
Links to articles on getting started with Nigeria research.
Nigeria Research Tools
Links to articles and websites that assist in Nigeria research.
Nigeria Clickable Map[edit | edit source]
Jurisdictions[edit | edit source]
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Nigeria. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.
Beside Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), there are 36 states in the country of Nigeria:
- Akwa Ibom
- Cross River
FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.
- Facebook Communities - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
- Learning Center - Online genealogy courses
- Historical Records
- Family History Center locator map
References[edit | edit source]
- Wikipedia contributors, "Nigeria," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigeria, accessed 25 April 2016.
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