Bosnia and Herzegovina Record Finder

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Record Finder Table for Bosnia and Herzegovina

The following Record Finder table assists researchers in determining record types that may list the information they are looking for.

Order of Records

The typically most reliable sources are listed at the top of the list. However, depending on the time period of the record and location, multiple records in the list may need to be searched to achieve the objective. Alternative records are listed as well in case traditional records do not provide the desired information.

List of Topics

This Record Finder table links to the Bosnia and Herzegovina topic Wiki pages, containing databases and other information about accessing the records.

Vital Events

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Birth date and place
  • Census
  • Military Records
  • Obituaries
Marriage place and date
  • Notarial records
Death date, place, and burial
  • Cemeteries
  • Obituaries

Maiden Names and Family Members

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Maiden name
Parents, children, spouses, and other family members
Living relatives
  • Societies

Immigration and Country of Origin

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Immigration date
  • Emigration and Immigration
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Country and town of origin
  • Emigration and Immigration
  • Societies

Residences and Locations

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Residence

Personal Details and Affiliations

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Nobility
  • Nobility
Occupation
Religion
Social activities
Physical description
  • Military records

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