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Fiji, General Register of Immigrants, 1870-1911
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Fiji
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Location of Fiji
Record Description
Record Type: Migration
Collection years: 1870-1911
Languages: English
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National Archives of Fiji


What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

Immigration records for Fiji from 1870 to 1911.

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  • Date of arrival
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Research Helps[edit | edit source]

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Related Family History Library Holdings[edit | edit source]

Related FamilySearch Historical Records Collections[edit | edit source]

  • Fiji, Immigration_Passes, 1879-1916
  • Fiji, Passports, 1915-1991
  • Fiji, Plantation Register of Indian Immigrants, 1879-1919

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