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Browse 323 acronyms and abbreviations related to Genealogy:

NIGRNational Institute on Genealogical Research (National Archives)    Rate it:
NIGRAANational Institute on Genealogical Research Alumni Association    Rate it:
NIGSNational Institute for Genealogical Studies (Toronto)    Rate it:
NMWNot MY Wife    Rate it:
nnnomen nescio (not named; name unknown    Rate it:
NOKNext Of Kin    Rate it:
NRno record    Rate it:
NSDARNational Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution    Rate it:
NSSARNational Society of the Sons of the American Revolution    Rate it:
nuncnuncupative    Rate it:
NYGBRNew York Genealogical and Biographical Record    Rate it:
NYGBSNew York Genealogical and Biographical Society    Rate it:
NZSGNew Zealand Society of Genealogists    Rate it:
O/SOpposite Side    Rate it:
OBOBdormio (died)    Rate it:
ob.died (obit [Lat.])    Rate it:
occ.occupation    Rate it:
OFPAOrder of the Founders and Patriots of America    Rate it:
OSOld Style    Rate it:
ospobiit sine prole (died without issue)    Rate it:
ppost (after; page)    Rate it:
P.S.Patriotic Service    Rate it:
PAPapers submitted (e.g., naturalization papers)    Rate it:
PalAmPALatines to AMerica    Rate it:
parparish    Rate it:

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