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Belgian Emigrant Families

Belgium-Roots Resident Roll Call

Lists of individuals who resided in Belgium,... and are being researched by subscribers of BELGIUM-ROOTS-L mail list.

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The next Emigrant Roll Call period is planned for 01 September until 15 September 2002.
Post an Emigrant Roll Call on the list, but only during that period
(Quick link for IE4/NS4 or higher)

http://belgium.rootsweb.com/_fam/
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The following format is required to qualify for publication in this List:

SURNAME ; Place, Country ; year from - year to ; researcher's e-mail address

; Semicolon ... MUST be used as a separator between the six fields;
, Comma ... used to specify the province, or county, in which the place is located [click here for a list]
> Lesser-than sign ... used to indicate the place of first settlement;
/ Slash ... used to separate two years, to indicate a period if you are not sure about the exact year of immigration.
The researcher's email address can be different of the one used for the mail list.

Post only if the data isn't on the site or must be changed.
Don't post if only your email address has changed
If so send a mail to the webmaster with the subject "Roll Call address change"
And send that mail CC to the old AND the new address
The webmaster will confirm the reception of your mail with replying to all

Start the subject line with Resident Roll Call.

Only (1) relevant data entry per surname.
But several surnames possible in a posting
If data must be chnaged, mention only those surnames that must be changed
Place the known and documented surname variations in (), whereby the original Belgian surname must be placed first
Ex: JUNGERS (YOUNGERS)

If you use IE4 or NS4 and higher, you can click on the following link.
It will start your mail package and prepare the mail to post on the list
You have only to add a line for each person you want to submit.
The header line can remain or can be deleted, as you wish. It's only there to show the format of each line.


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Abreviations

Country codes (ISO 3166-1)
Belgian Provinces (ISO 3166-2)
Other abbreviations
BEL
Belgium
AN
VAN
Antwerp
bef
before
CAN
Canada
BR
(*)
Brabant
aft
after
DEU
Germany
EF
VOV
East Flanders
abt
about
ENG
England
HA
WHT
Hainaut
FRA
France
LG
WLG
Liège

Belgian Regions

GBR
United Kingdom
LI
VLI
Limburg

BRU

Brussels

NLD
the Netherlands
LU
WLX
Luxemburg

VLG

Flanders

USA
United States of America
NA
WNA
Namur

WAL

Wallonia

ZAF
South Africa
WF
VWF
West Flanders

(*) VBR Flemish Brabant

(*) WBR Walloon Brabant


(*) Province Brabant was in 1995 replaced by 2 provinces (Flemish and Walloon Brabant) and the region Brussels-Capital
The provinces with a code starting with "V" are Dutch speaking and those starting with "W" are French-speaking.
Use the provincial OR regional code, depending what's most suitable in your case.
Use our place lists to find the name of the correspoding province or region
A complete list of the country abreviations can be found at ROOTS-L
And the description of ISO 3166 at the ISO 3166 Maintenance Site


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Help with this topic can be obtained from the Support Team Member Luc Matthijs
The information on this page was submitted until 14 July 2002 by many, , , ,
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