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==Online Church Records and Civil Registration==
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[http://anom.archivesnationales.culture.gouv.fr/caomec2/recherche.php?territoire=REUNION '''National Overseas Archives, Reunion''']
 
==FamilySearch Resources==
 
==FamilySearch Resources==
 
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
 
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.

Revision as of 17:57, 11 July 2016

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Réunion Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Réunion Island, France Background
Local Research Resources

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

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Réunion is an island overseas départements of France in the Indian Ocean whose nearest neighbors are Madagascar and Mauritius, the nearest island. The official language is French.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Réunion Research

Links to articles on getting started with Réunion research.

Réunion Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Réunion research.

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Réunion Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Réunion.

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Jurisdictions[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Réunion. Réunion is divided into four arrondissements, 49 cantons, and 24 communes.

Districts[edit | edit source]

  • Les Avirons
  • Bras-Panon
  • Cilaos
  • Entre-Deux
  • L'Étang-Salé
  • La Plaine-des-Palmistes
  • Petite-Île
  • La Possession
  • Le Port
  • Saint-André
  • Saint-Benoît
  • Saint-Denis
  • Saint-Joseph
  • Saint-Leu
  • Saint-Louis
  • Sainte-Marie
  • Saint-Paul
  • Saint-Philippe
  • Saint-Pierre
  • Sainte-Suzanne
  • Sainte-Rose
  • Salazie
  • Trois-Bassins
  • Le Tampon

Online Church Records and Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

National Overseas Archives, Reunion

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

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


References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Réunion," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Réunion, accessed 22 April 2016.