Western Beqaa, Lebanon Genealogy

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Guide to Western Beqaa District ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, and church records.

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History[edit | edit source]

[1] (Wikipedia)

Municipalities in Western Beqaa[edit | edit source]

Below is a list of the municipalities within the Western Beqaa District.

    • Aammiq
    • Aana
    • Aaytanit
    • Ain Et Tineh
    • Ain Zebdeh
    • Baaloul
    • Bab Mareaa
    • Ghazzeh
    • Haouch El Harimeh
    • Joubb Jannine
    • Kamed El Laouz
    • Kefraiya
    • Khiara
    • Khirbet Qanafar
    • Lala
    • Libbaya
    • Machghara
    • Manara - Hammara
    • Mansoura
    • Marj
    • Maydoun - Loussia
    • Qaraaoun
    • Qelaya
    • Raouda
    • Saghbine
    • Saouiri
    • Sohmor
    • Soultan Yaaqoub
    • Tall Znoub
    • Yohmor
    • Zilaya

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Civil registration records are government records that cover birth, marriage, and death. These are kept at the Governorate's Serail and at individual Civil Status Registrar Offices. These records can be accessed by the governor, commissioner and the registrar.

Governorate Beqaa
Governorate Center Governor Landline Mobile Fax
Zahleh Kamal Abou Jaoudeh 961 8 800000 / 961 8 800001 / 961 8 804411 961 3 320617 961 8 803413
District Center Commissioner Landline Mobile Fax
Saghbine (Summer time) / Jeb Jenine (Winter time) Wissam Nassabieh 961 8 670014 / 961 8 670001 / 961 8 660023 / 961 8 660004 961 3 089543 Saghbine: 961 8 671016 / Jeb Jenine: 961 8 663007
Civil Status Registrar Office Civil Status Registrar Landline Mobile
Civil Status Division of Beqaa NA 961 8 800900 NA
Civil Status Registrar Office of Western Beqaa Mohamad Kadoura 961 8 660020 961 3 447625

Mukhtar[edit | edit source]

Mukhtar records can support your search for records in Lebanon. The Mukhtar keep birth, death, marriage and proof of residency records. These records are kept at a village and city level, so it's important to know the village that an ancestor came from to use these records. To see the list of Mukhtar information for this district see Western Beqaa District Mukhtar Records.