India and South Asia – Links

India and South Asia – Links

Genealogy and Family History Links in India and South Asia

Tracing Your Asian Roots on the Indian Subcontinent, BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/familyhistory/next_steps/researchplaces_01.shtml

Tracing South Asian Roots, The National Archives, UK Archived content): http://www.movinghere.org.uk/galleries/roots/asian/tracingasianroots/tracingasianroots.htm

India, FamilySearch Wiki: https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/India
Currently these records from India are at FamilySearch – India Deaths and Burials, 1719-1948; India, Births and Baptisms, 1786-1947; India, Gujarat Diocese Protestant Church Records, 1854-2012; India, Hindu Pilgrimage Records, 1194-2013; India, Marriages, 1792-1948; and India, Punjab, Moga Land Ownership Pedigrees, 1887-1958: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&region=ASIA_MIDDLE_EAST

Asian and Pacific Genealogy (links): http://familyhistoryresearch.com.au/courses/International/Asian.htm

Online Databases & Records for Research in British India, Kimberley Powell, Genealogy, About.com: http://genealogy.about.com/od/india/tp/Research-In-British-India.htm

For British records, see

India Office, The British Library: http://www.bl.uk/catalogues/indiaofficeselect/welcome.asp

Families in British India Society: http://www.fibis.org

The Indiaman magazine, 1996-2014. No longer in publication. Back issues available: https://poshoneposh.wixsite.com/indiaman-store

South Asians in British Columbia, Canada

Zhindage: Voices of Canadian Indian First Daughters, edited by Mahinder Kaur Doman Manhas (2010): http://zhindagee.wix.com/zhindagee

The Undesirables by Ali Kazimi: http://undesirables.ca/

Komagata Maru, Continuing the Journey, SFU: http://komagatamarujourney.ca

Historical Canadian newspapers, Al Hilal, Canadian India Times. Simon Fraser University: http://newspapers.lib.sfu.ca

Indo-Canadian Oral History Collection, Simon Fraser University: http://digital.lib.sfu.ca/icohc-collection/indo-canadian-oral-history-collection