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For information about records for non-Christian religions in COUNTRY, go to the Religious Records page.

RELIGION Records[edit | edit source]

How to Find the Records[edit | edit source]

Add any information pertaining to where the physical records are kept (such as in national archives or individual parishes), how they can be accessed (such as the contact information), and any other information or resources the patron may need to locate the records.

Online Resources and Websites[edit | edit source]

If there are online records create subheading titled "Online Resources and Websites". Underneath heading add links (in bullet points) to the various online databases or collections or websites where church records can be found.

Historical Background[edit | edit source]

Add the history of Christian denominations in the country (including the efforts of missionaries), the dominant denominations/churches, and the record keeping practices of those churches.

Information Recorded in the Records[edit | edit source]

Create subheadings for each denomination that kept records. Create further subheadings for all the record types kept by those churches (usually baptism, marriage, burial, and/or membership)
Add the information recorded in each record type in bullet points.

References[edit | edit source]