A collaborative web platform for

kinship data sharing

dedicated to the archiving, analysing and comparing kinship data for scientific use

Kinsources is a project funded by the French national research agency

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Looking for kinship data?

Search the repository using combined data and metadata criteria!

  • Search for European datasets with more than 1000 individuals:  click here
  • Search for datasets from the arctic region with a generational depth greater than 3:  click here
  • Search for all datasets from Brazil with more than 5% marriages between immediate cross-cousins:  click here

Browse in datasets

Explore the Kinsources universe! Browse the repository according to combined data and metadata criteria!
Try a tour. Many other data are browsable: atlas code, region, marriage rates…

  • Browse the list of US datasets: clic here
  • Browse the list of datasets sorted by the percentage of leviratic marriages: clic here
  • Browse the list of dataset coders: clic here

Kinsources in the world

Kinsources figures

  • Datasets 127
  • Individuals 848110
  • Unions 290845
  • Accounts 175

Kinsources news

2019 Puck annual course at EHESS

Kinship and computing initiation with Puck, 27th-29th May 2019, EHESS, Paris


Kinsources events

  • 19/10/2018 09:41 Klaus Hamberger has published the Watchi 2017 dataset
  • 11/10/2018 12:31 Welcome to Sam Passmore
  • 27/09/2018 15:15 Welcome to Ali Hatapci
  • 28/08/2018 17:45 Welcome to Nathalie Manrique
  • 09/08/2018 09:01 Welcome to Lucas Rappo
  • 08/08/2018 10:50 Welcome to Azam Abbasi
  • 01/06/2018 13:06 Laurent Nabias has published the Nobles Île-de-France 1000-1440 dataset
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