Bahamas—Civil Registration, 1850–1959


Birth Record—How it should be indexed


This is a sample image of a birth record. For the image above, the fields would be indexed as follows:

  1. Page: 7
  2. Record Number: 20
  3. Birth Day: 2
    Birth Month: Feb
  4. Birth Year: 1924
  5. Child's Given Names: press Ctrl+B. (No given names were recorded.)
  6. Gender: M
  7. Child's Father's Given Names: Naboth
    Child's Father's Surname: Bernard
  8. Child's Mother's Given Names: Margaret
    Child's Mother's Surname: Gayle Bernard