Colombia Goals:  1: Archives and Libraries   2: Census Records   3: Military Records   4: Emigration and Immigration   5: Maps and Gazetteers   6: Newspapers   7: Websites   8: Search Records   9: Get Help  



Project 9: Colombia

Explore research in Colombia.


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Goal 1: Learn about Colombia archives and libraries.


Choices:

A. Learn about Colombia archives and libraries.

  1. Learn about Colombia archives and libraries in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Colombia Archives and Libraries






Goal 2: Learn about Colombia census records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Colombia census records.

  1. Learn about Colombia census records in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Colombia Archives and Libraries
  2. Get help with adoption topics on the Colombia Adoption Birth FamilySearch.


Goal 3: Learn about Colombia military records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Colombia military records.

  1. Learn about Colombia military records in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Colombia Military Records







Goal 4: Learn about Colombia emigration and immigration.


Choices:

A. Learn about Colombian emigration and immigration.

  1. Learn about Colombia emigration and immigration in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Colombia Emigration and Immigration
  2. Explore the Immigrant Ship site. Select a Volume, then choose Colombia as the departure or arrival location.



Goal 5: Learn about Colombia maps.


Choices:

A. Learn about Colombia maps and gazetteers.

  1. Learn about Colombian maps in this FamilySearch Wiki article. There are links to historical Colombian maps here.
    FS—Wiki: Colombia Maps
  2. Explore the Perry-Castaneda map collection for Colombia maps.
  3. Explore the David Rumsey collection of Colombia maps.
  4. Explore the Old Maps Online site for Colombia maps.



Goal 6: Learn about Colombia newspapers.


Choices:

A. Explore Colombia newspapers for ancestor research.

  1. Search Colombian newspapers in the onlinenewspapers.com site.
  2. Search Colombia newspapers in the world-newspapers.com site.
  3. Search Colombia newspapers in the ABYZ News Links site.









Goal 7: Explore additional websites for research.


Choices:

A. There are a number of websites with valuable resources for Colombiaan research.

  1. Explore links in Cyndi's List.
  2. Explore links in Kindred Trails.
  3. Search the FindaGrave site for cemetery records.
  4. Search the BillionGraves site for cemetery records.


Goal 8: Search records from Colombia.


Choices:

A. Use links to quickly search the most common record collections for Colombia.

Note: To search records on these sites, you must be registered or be at a FamilySearch Center.

  1. Click a link in the first section to search a FamilySearch collection.
  2. Click a link in the second section to search an Ancestry collection.

B. Explore additional record collections.

  1. Explore the FamilySearch page for Colombian online record collections.
  2. In each program (FamilySearch, Ancestry, Findmypast or MyHeritage), explore additional record collections besides the ones listed in QUIKLinks on this page.

C. Explore GenealogyInTime for Colombian records.

  1. Explore the South America page of the GenealogyInTime website. Record collections are listed and described in order from newest to oldest additions, including FamilySearch, Ancestry, and many other sources.


Goal 9: Get help with your Colombia research.


Choices:

A. Use Facebook pages to get answers to your questions.

  1. Visit the Investigacion Genealogica en Colombia page on Facebook.

B. Join a mailing list or message board for Colombia research.

  1. Search the RootsWeb site for Colombia research mailing lists.
  2. Explore the Colombia research mailing lists on Cyndi's List.
  3. Use the RootsWeb message boards to read or post questions about Colombia research.





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