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How to find birth records, marriage records and death records, Netherlands



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Birth - Where can I find birth records?

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• 1811-1900s: Netherlands Vital and Church Records at OpenArchives - contains earlier dates but incomplete



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• 1500s-1960s: Netherlands Birth Collections Did you sign into FamilySearch? If not, do so now to view more available databases. at FamilySearch - (List of collections) Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records
Netherlands Births and Baptisms, 1564-1910
Netherlands, Biblioteque Wallonne, Card Indexes, ca. 1500-1858
Netherlands, Zuid-Holland Province, Civil Registration, 1679-1942
Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950
Netherlands, Gelderland Province Civil Registration, 1800-1952




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Marriage - Where can I find marriage records?

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• 1811-1900s: Netherlands Vital and Church Records at OpenArchives - contains earlier dates but incomplete



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• 1500s-1960s: Netherlands Marriage Collections Did you sign into FamilySearch? If not, do so now to view more available databases. at FamilySearch - (List of collections) Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records
Netherlands Marriages, 1565-1892
Netherlands, Biblioteque Wallonne, Card Indexes, ca. 1500-1858
Netherlands, Overijssel Province, Civil Registration, 1811-1960
Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950




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Death - Where can I find death records?

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• 1811-1900s: Netherlands Vital and Church Records at OpenArchives - contains earlier dates but incomplete



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• 1500s-1960s: Netherlands Death Collections Did you sign into FamilySearch? If not, do so now to view more available databases. at FamilySearch - (List of collections) Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records
Netherlands Deaths and Burials, 1668-1945
Netherlands, Biblioteque Wallonne, Card Indexes, ca. 1500-1858
Netherlands Births and Baptisms, 1564-1910 (includes deaths)
Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811-1950
Find A Grave Index
BillionGraves Index
GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014




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