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|image_flag              = France.png
 
|image_flag              = France.png
 
|image_coat              = Coat_france.jpg
 
|image_coat              = Coat_france.jpg
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|symbol_type              = National Emblem
 
|image_map                = LocationFrance.png
 
|image_map                = LocationFrance.png
 
|official_languages      = French
 
|official_languages      = French
 
|capital                  = Paris
 
|capital                  = Paris
|latd= |latm= |latNS= |longd= |longm= |longEW=
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|latd=48 |latm=51 |latNS=N |longd=2 |longm=21 |longEW=E
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|government_type          = Unitary state, Semi-presidential system, Republic
 
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|established_event1      = West Francia
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|established_date1        = 843
|established_event2      =  
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|established_event2      = Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen       
|established_date2        =  
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|established_date2        = 26 August 1789
|area                    = 675 417
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|established_event3      = Constitution of France
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|established_date3        = 4 October 1958
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|area                    = 674 843
 
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|area_magnitude          = 1
 
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|population_estimate      = 63 604 551 hab
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|population_estimate      = 65 821 885 hab
|population_estimate_year = 2005
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|population_estimate_year = 2011
 
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===Local archives===
 
===Local archives===
[http://www.geneawiki.com/index.php/Annuaire_des_services_d%27archives_municipales Cities archives] with online access.
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[http://fr.geneawiki.com/index.php/Archives_municipales_en_ligne Cities archives] with online access.
  
 
===Provincial===
 
===Provincial===
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==Links to pages with more links and information==
 
==Links to pages with more links and information==
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[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/France About:France]
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===Genealogy dedicated wiki's===
 
===Genealogy dedicated wiki's===
[http://www.geneawiki.com/index.php/Accueil Geneawiki] is a wiki related to genealogy (Tips, geographical and historical informations).
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*[http://www.geneawiki.com/index.php/Accueil Geneawiki] is a wiki related to genealogy (Tips, geographical and historical informations).
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*[http://www.francegenweb.org/~wiki/index.php/Accueil WikiGenWeb] the [http://www.francegenweb.org/ FranceGenWeb wiki].
  
 
===Link sites===
 
===Link sites===
* [http://geneasofts.geneanet.org/en/ Geneasoft] lists most up-to-date genealogical informations and programs.
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* [http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/ Geneasoft] lists most up-to-date genealogical informations and programs.
 
* [http://www.geoportail.fr/ Geoportail] is the online maps for current French places.
 
* [http://www.geoportail.fr/ Geoportail] is the online maps for current French places.
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* [http://www.cartocassini.org/ Cartocassini] provides a simple access to old maps.
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* [http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/french/province.htm Names of old provinces] (1748).
 
* A [http://french-genealogy.typepad.com/genealogie/ French Genealogy blog].
 
* A [http://french-genealogy.typepad.com/genealogie/ French Genealogy blog].
  
 
[[Category:Countries]]
 
[[Category:Countries]]
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[[Category:Fr:Genealogy]]

Latest revision as of 00:29, 2 July 2021

France
République française
Flag of France National Emblem of France
Flag National Emblem


Location of France


Capital Paris
48°51'N 2°21'E
Official languages French


Government Unitary state, Semi-presidential system, Republic
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 -  West Francia 843 
 -  Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen 26 August 1789 
 -  Constitution of France 4 October 1958 



Area
 -  Total 674 843 km² 
 sq mi 


Population
 -  2011 estimate 65 821 885 hab 




France is a country in west Europe bordered by Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg, Spain, Italie, Switzerland and (England). France has a population of over sixty million people.

Genealogical Associations/Societies

Geneawiki lists most genealogical associations.

History relevant to genealogists

Some links.

Digital Archives

On-line archives.

Free

Semi Non-Free

Archives

Archives nationales is dedicated to country search.

There is subclasses:

  1. Paris Archives
  2. Archives of work
  3. French colonies, also a direct access

Local archives

Cities archives with online access.

Provincial

Counties archives.

Others ressources

See also online ressources.

Links to pages with more links and information

About:France

Genealogy dedicated wiki's

Link sites