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Curaçao Genealogy

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Curaçao Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Curaçao Background
Local Research Resources

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

See also Netherlands Antilles (dissolved in 2010).

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Curaçao is a constituent country of The Netherlands in the Caribbean whose nearest neighbor is Venezuela. It was formerly a colony of Great Britain. The official languages are Dutch, Papiamentu, and English.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Curaçao Research

Links to articles on getting started with Curaçao research.

Curaçao Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Curaçao research.

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Curaçao Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Curaçao.

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Towns[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Curaçao. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.

Towns on Curaçao

  • Bapor Kibra
  • Barber
  • Julianadorp
  • Nieuwpoort
  • Santa Catarina
  • Santa Cruz
  • Santa Maria
  • Santa Rosa
  • Soto
  • St. Willibrordus
  • Westpunt
  • Willemstad

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

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

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Curaçao," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,, accessed 3 May 2016.