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=== Online Tutorials for French Handwriting on Learning Center ===
 
[[Image:French alphabet.jpg|right]]Many resources exist that will help you read French records. One of these is the Reading Handwritten Records Series of free online classes available at FamilySearch. It includes tutorials on
 
*{{LearningCenter2|83|Reading French Handwritten Records Lesson 1: The French Alphabet}}<br>
 
*{{LearningCenter2|84|Reading French Handwritten Records Lesson 2: Key Words and Phrases}}<br>
 
*{{LearningCenter2|86|Reading French Handwritten Records Lesson 3: Reading French Records}}.
 
 
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=== BYU Script Tutorial for Reading French ===
 
=== BYU Script Tutorial for Reading French ===
 
*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/the-french-documents-pages/the-french-documents(english) Script Tutorial for Reading French]
 
*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/the-french-documents-pages/the-french-documents(english) Script Tutorial for Reading French]
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=== French Records Extraction Manual ===
 
=== French Records Extraction Manual ===
*'''''The website housing these PDF files is currently down for maintenance.'''''
 
 
Another resource is the [https://script.byu.edu/Plugins/FileManager/Files/French/ExtractionGuide/french_records_guide.pdf '''French Records Extraction Manual, Full Manual''']. Much more is covered, but these first four lessons are especially useful.<br>
 
Another resource is the [https://script.byu.edu/Plugins/FileManager/Files/French/ExtractionGuide/french_records_guide.pdf '''French Records Extraction Manual, Full Manual''']. Much more is covered, but these first four lessons are especially useful.<br>
 
*[https://script.byu.edu/Plugins/FileManager/Files/French/ExtractionGuide/French_Extraction_Guide-Chapter_1.pdf Chapter 1: Old French Records] <br>
 
*[https://script.byu.edu/Plugins/FileManager/Files/French/ExtractionGuide/French_Extraction_Guide-Chapter_1.pdf Chapter 1: Old French Records] <br>

Latest revision as of 15:05, 4 January 2021

BYU Script Tutorial for Reading French[edit | edit source]

Guide to indexing Toulouse, La Dalbade parish register (baptisms) from 1571-1599 and after[edit | edit source]

Guide to reading and interpreting old parish records of Toulouse for the purpose of indexing and reading old French handwriting. Click here to open the guide.

French Records Extraction Manual[edit | edit source]

Another resource is the French Records Extraction Manual, Full Manual. Much more is covered, but these first four lessons are especially useful.