Difference between revisions of "Jersey Civil Registration"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
 
Line 53: Line 53:
 
==Information Recorded in the Records==
 
==Information Recorded in the Records==
  
 +
===Birth Records===
 +
 +
*Name of child
 +
*Gender
 +
*Date of birth
 +
 +
 +
===Marriage Records===
 +
 +
 +
===Death Records===
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
  
 
[[Category:Jersey]]
 
[[Category:Jersey]]

Latest revision as of 17:32, 2 July 2021

Jersey Wiki Topics
Flag of Jersey.svg.png
Beginning Research
Record Types
Jersey Background
Local Research Resources

How to Find the Records[edit | edit source]

Online Resources[edit | edit source]

Indexes of Births from the Office of Superintendent Registrar, 1842 -. Indexes can be viewed online by subscribers. To order a certificate please contact SIR@gov.je[1]

Offices to Contact[edit | edit source]

For civil registration (after 1842):

The Superintendent Registrar
10 Royal Square
St. Helier
Jersey
Channel Islands
JE2 4WA

Telephone: +44 (0) 1534 441335
Email: sir@gov.je

Copies and indexes of civil records are also at:

Jersey Archive and Jersey Heritage Trust
Clarence Road
St Helier
Jersey
Channel Islands
JE2 4JY

Telephone: +44 (0) 1534 833300
Fax: +44 (0) 1534 833101
Email: archives@jerseyheritage.org

Historical Background[edit | edit source]

Civil registration (the government recording of births, marriages, and deaths) began in 1842 on Jersey. Most of these records are available for public use. Some records are available online, but the majority of records are available at the Office of the Superintendent Registrar.

Coverage and Compliance[edit | edit source]

Information Recorded in the Records[edit | edit source]

Birth Records[edit | edit source]

  • Name of child
  • Gender
  • Date of birth


Marriage Records[edit | edit source]

Death Records[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Jersey Heritage, Index of Births, (accessed 1 July 2021).