North West Province, South Africa Genealogy

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Guide to North West Province, South Africa Genealogy ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

Historical Overview[edit | edit source]

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List of cities and towns in North-West.

Maps and gazetteers
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Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Find A Grave records for North-West, South Africa.

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Church records
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Dutch Reformed Church (NGK)[edit | edit source]
Dutch Reformed Church (NHK)[edit | edit source]
Reformed Church (GK)[edit | edit source]
Methodist[edit | edit source]
Anglican[edit | edit source]
Catholic[edit | edit source]
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Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Births, marriages, and deaths began to be registered in 1895 (Cape Province) and 1901 (Transvaal Province).[1]

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Land records[edit | edit source]

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Probate records[edit | edit source]

See here for a description of what death notices are and where they are located.

School records
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Tax records[edit | edit source]

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Further Reading[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. The Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Family History Record Profile: Southern Africa,” Word document, private files of the FamilySearch Content Strategy Team, 1987-1998.