Haiti Genealogy

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

Haiti Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Haiti Background
Cultural Groups
Local Research Resources

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Haiti is an island country in the Caribbean bordered by the Dominican Republic. It was formerly a colony of Spain and France. The official languages are French and Haitian Creole.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Haiti Research

Links to articles on getting started with Haiti research.

Haiti Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Haiti research.

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Haiti Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Haiti.

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Departments[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Haiti. Departments:

  • Nord-Ouest
  • Nord
  • Nord-Est
  • Artibonite
  • Centre
  • Ouest
  • Grand-Anse
  • Nippes
  • Sud
  • Sud-Est

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

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

Other Resources[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Haiti," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haiti, accessed 28 April 2016.