France is bordered in the east by Italy, Switzerland, and Germany, in the northeast by Luxembourg and Belgium, in the west the Atlantic Ocean and in the south by Spain, the Mediterranean Sea and Andorra. The capital of France is Paris.


Links for French Research:

Genealogy Chat Friends Page – France

Michel Robert’s New France – Genealogy and bits of history for genealogists – this is a Geocities site, which may disappear on October 26th 2009. Search through the Internet Archive for historical versions.

National Archives of Canada – Canadian Genealogy Centre

Philippe Ramona – French Genealogy

French Parish Records – Online Parish Records

FrancoGene – Franco-American and French-Canadian Genealogy

Acadian/Cajun – Genealogy and History

Acadian Archives – Selected Resources

Acadian Genealogy – French-Canadian/Acadian Surname Researchers

Acadian Genealogy – Acadian-Cajun Resource Site

Acadian GenWeb Site – Part of the WorldGenWeb Project

GenForum – Genealogy Forum for France

Practical Guide to Genealogy – In French, if you need to translate, I suggest Babelfish

American-French Genealogical Society – Links/Resources

Beginner’s Guide – – Researching Your French Ancestry

Letter Template – For Requesting Genealogical Records From France

LibDex – French Libraries Online

Family History Library Catalog – France

National Archives – France

French Genealogy – Online Resources

Research Guide – From

Genealogy and History in France – Professional Researcher