Zahlé, Lebanon Genealogy

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

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Municipalities in Zahlé[edit | edit source]

Below is a list of the municipalities within the Zahlé District.

    • Aali en Nahri
    • Aanjar (Haouch Moussa)
    • Ablah
    • Ain Kfar Zabad
    • Barr Elias
    • Bouarej
    • Chtaura
    • Deir El Ghazal
    • Fourzol
    • Haret El Fikani
    • Hazerta
    • Jdita
    • Kfar Zabad
    • Majdel Aanjar
    • Makseh
    • Massa
    • Mrayjat
    • Nabi Ayla
    • Nassriyeh
    • Niha
    • Qaa Er Rim
    • Qabb Elias - Ouadi Ed Delm
    • Qoussaya
    • Raait
    • Riyaq - Haouch Hala
    • Saadnayel
    • Taalabaya
    • Terbol
    • Zahleh - Maallaqa - Taanayel

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
Civil Status Registrar Office Civil Status Registrar Landline Mobile
Civil Status Division of Beqaa NA 961 8 800900 NA
Civil Status Registrar Office of Zahlé Rabih Mina 961 8 800901 961 3 928451

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 Zahlé District Mukhtar Records.