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Chinese genealogy research methodology is fairly consistent across the following four major locations: mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan.
 
Chinese genealogy research methodology is fairly consistent across the following four major locations: mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan.
  
==Getting Started ==
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==Getting Started==
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<h3>Getting Started with Chinese Research</h3>
 
<h3>Getting Started with Chinese Research</h3>
 
Links to articles on getting started with Chinese research.
 
Links to articles on getting started with Chinese research.
*[[Chinese Research Helps|Chinese Research Helps]]  
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*[[Chinese Research Helps|Chinese Research Helps]]
 
*[[Chinese Research Helps|Chinese Genealogy Guide]]
 
*[[Chinese Research Helps|Chinese Genealogy Guide]]
 
*[[Contracts and Other Old Documents as Sources for Family History and Genealogy in Taiwan]]
 
*[[Contracts and Other Old Documents as Sources for Family History and Genealogy in Taiwan]]
 
*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Asia/Taiwan.pdf Research Guide for Asia-Taiwan]
 
*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Asia/Taiwan.pdf Research Guide for Asia-Taiwan]
*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Asia/HongKong.pdf Research Guide for Hong Kong]  
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*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Asia/HongKong.pdf Research Guide for Hong Kong]
 
*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Asia/Asia.pdf Research Guide for East Asian Researchers]
 
*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Asia/Asia.pdf Research Guide for East Asian Researchers]
  
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<h3>Chinese Research Tools</h3>
 
<h3>Chinese Research Tools</h3>
 
Links to articles and websites that assist in Chinese research.
 
Links to articles and websites that assist in Chinese research.
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*[[User:Amberannelarsen/sandbox37|Websites]]
 
*[[User:Amberannelarsen/sandbox37|Websites]]
 
*[[Shanghai Library]]
 
*[[Shanghai Library]]
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*[http://www.mandarintools.com/calendar.html Convert Chinese dates]
 
*[http://www.mandarintools.com/calendar.html Convert Chinese dates]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~chnwgw/ ChinaGenWeb]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~chnwgw/ ChinaGenWeb]
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~twnwgw/ Taiwan GenWeb]  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~twnwgw/ Taiwan GenWeb]
 
*[http://doc.geneanet.org/?lang=en Taiwan Geneanet]
 
*[http://doc.geneanet.org/?lang=en Taiwan Geneanet]
 
*[http://www.loc.gov/rr/genealogy/bib_guid/foreignasia.html Handbooks for Foreign Genealogical Research: Asia]
 
*[http://www.loc.gov/rr/genealogy/bib_guid/foreignasia.html Handbooks for Foreign Genealogical Research: Asia]
 
*[http://www.dholmes.com/master-list/macau.html Portuguese Genealogist - Macao]
 
*[http://www.dholmes.com/master-list/macau.html Portuguese Genealogist - Macao]
 
*[https://wiki.fibis.org/w/Macao Families In British India Society (FIBIS) - Macao]
 
*[https://wiki.fibis.org/w/Macao Families In British India Society (FIBIS) - Macao]
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*[[Nanyang Volunteer 南侨机工]]
 
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|<div id="fsButtons"><span class="online_records_button">[[Chinese Online Genealogy Records]]</span>
 
|<div id="fsButtons"><span class="online_records_button">[[Chinese Online Genealogy Records]]</span>
|<span class="community_button">[[FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups|Ask the <br>Community]]</span></div>
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|<span class="community_button">[[FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups|Ask the <br>Community]]</span>
 
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     <li>[[Anhui, China Genealogy|Anhui 安徽]]
 
     <li>[[Anhui, China Genealogy|Anhui 安徽]]
 
     <li>[[Fujian, China Genealogy|Fujian 福建]]
 
     <li>[[Fujian, China Genealogy|Fujian 福建]]
     <li>Gansu 甘肃
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     <li>[[Gansu, Chinese Genealogy|Gansu 甘肃]]
 
     <li>[[Guangdong, China Genealogy|Guangdong 广东]]
 
     <li>[[Guangdong, China Genealogy|Guangdong 广东]]
     <li>Guizhou 贵州
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     <li>[[Guizhou, Chinese Genealogy|Guizhou 贵州]]
     <li>Hainan 海南
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     <li>[[Hainan, Chinese Genealogy|Hainan 海南]]
     <li>Hebei 河北
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     <li>[[Hebei, Chinese Genealogy|Hebei 河北]]
     <li>Heilongjiang 黑龙江
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     <li>[[Heilongjiang, Chinese Genealogy|Heilongjiang 黑龙江]]
     <li>Henan 河南
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     <li>[[Henan, Chinese Genealogy|Henan 河南]]
     <li>Hubei 湖北
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     <li>[[Hubei, Chinese Genealogy|Hubei 湖北]]
     <li>Hunan 湖南
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     <li>[[Hunan, Chinese Genealogy|Hunan 湖南]]
     <li>Jiangsu 江苏
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     <li>[[Jiangsu, Chinese Genealogy|Jiangsu 江苏]]
     <li>Jiangxi 江西
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     <li>[[Jiangxi, Chinese Genealogy|Jiangxi 江西]]
     <li>Jilin 吉林
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     <li>[[Jilin, Chinese Genealogy|Jilin 吉林]]
     <li>Liaoning 辽宁
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     <li>[[Liaoning, Chinese Genealogy|Liaoning 辽宁]]
     <li>Qinghai 青海
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     <li>[[Qinghai, Chinese Genealogy|Qinghai 青海]]
     <li>Shaanxi 陕西
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     <li>[[Shaanxi, Chinese Genealogy|Shaanxi 陕西]]
     <li>Shandong 山东
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     <li>[[Shandong, Chinese Genealogy|Shandong 山东]]
     <li>Shanxi 山西
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     <li>[[Shanxi, Chinese Genealogy|Shanxi 山西]]
     <li>Sichuan 四川
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     <li>[[Sichuan, Chinese Genealogy|Sichuan 四川]]
     <li>Yunnan 云南
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     <li>[[Yunnan, Chinese Genealogy|Yunnan 云南]]
     <li>Zhejiang 浙江
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     <li>[[Zhejiang, Chinese Genealogy|Zhejiang 浙江]]
     <li>Taiwan 台灣
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     <li>[[Taiwan, Chinese Genealogy|Taiwan 台灣]]
     <li>Guangxi 广西
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     <li>[[Guangxi, Chinese Genealogy|Guangxi 广西]]
     <li>Inner Mongolia 内蒙古
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     <li>[[Inner Mongolia, Chinese Genealogy|Inner Mongolia 内蒙古]]
     <li>Ningxia 宁夏
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     <li>[[Ningxia, Chinese Genealogy|Ningxia 宁夏]]
     <li>Tibet 西藏
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     <li>[[Tibet, Chinese Genealogy|Tibet 西藏]]
     <li>Xinjiang 新疆
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     <li>[[Xinjiang, Chinese Genealogy|Xinjiang 新疆]]
     <li>Beijing 北京
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     <li>[[Beijing, Chinese Genealogy|Beijing 北京]]
     <li>Chongqing 重庆
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     <li>[[Chongqing, Chinese Genealogy|Chongqing 重庆]]
     <li>Shanghai 上海
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     <li>[[Shanghai, Chinese Genealogy|Shanghai 上海]]
     <li>Tianjin 天津
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     <li>[[Tianjin, Chinese Genealogy|Tianjin 天津]]
     <li>Hong Kong 香港
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     <li>[[Hong Kong, Chinese Genealogy|Hong Kong 香港]]
     <li>Macau 澳門
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     <li>[[Macau, Chinese Genealogy|Macau 澳門]]
 
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==FamilySearch Resources==
 
==FamilySearch Resources==
 
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.
 
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
 
*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
 
*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html Learning Center] - Online genealogy courses
 
*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html Learning Center] - Online genealogy courses
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator Family History Center locator map]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator Family History Center locator map]
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==Other Resources==
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/the-portuguese-documents-pages/the-portuguese-documents(english) BYU Script Portuguese Tutorials]
 
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[[zh:中華家譜]]
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Chinese genealogy research methodology is fairly consistent across the following four major locations: mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan.

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