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Qatar Genealogy

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

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Qatar is located in the Middle East bordered by Saudi Arabia. It was formerly ruled by the Ottoman Empire and Great Britain. The official language is Arabic.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Qatar Research

Links to articles on getting started with Qatar research.

Qatar Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Qatar research.


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Qatar Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Qatar.
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Municipalities[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Qatar.

Qatar is divided into 10 municipalities (baladiyat, singular - baladiyah).


Former Municipalities[edit | edit source]

The following are former municipalities of Qatar:

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

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


References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Qatar," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Qatar, accessed 22 April 2016.

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