Title

Births; First Eastern District; 20th August 1888 - 31st May 1893

Date

20 Aug 1888 - 31 May 1893

Description

The registers in this series contain information about births in the First Eastern District. The birth registers of First Eastern District start on 5 September 1864 and end on 31 May 1893. Each register lists births in date sequence. Information for each entry is recorded under standard headings including ‘number’, ‘when born’, ‘name, if any’, ‘sex’, ‘name and surname of father’, ‘name and maiden surname of mother’, ‘rank or profession of father’, ‘signature, description, and residence of informant’, ‘when registered’, ‘signature of registrar’ and ‘baptismal name, if added after Registration of Birth’. This last column relating to the baptismal name was frequently left blank.

Individuals listed by number.

Language

English

Coverage

Rights

Please obtain permission from the Sierra Leone Public Archives to use this material for purposes other than research.

Citation

Sierra Leone. Government Secretariat, “Births; First Eastern District; 20th August 1888 - 31st May 1893,” The Harriet Tubman Resource Centre Digital Archive, accessed May 20, 2019, http://digital.tubmaninstitute.ca/items/show/722.

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