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Title in the Language of the Records

Registres des Enquêtes de Consanguinité

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Record Description

This Collection will include records from 1597 to 1818.

The collection consists of images of Catholic registers of inquiries of consanguinity (registres des enquêtes de consanguinité) from the Diocese of Coutances et d'Avranche. It includes both a chronological index and original inquiry records (1597-1792). Parishes within this diocese are within the boundaries of the department of Manche and the former province of Normandy, France.

For a list of records by volume and dates currently published in this collection, select the Browselink from the collection landing page.

Record Content

Records may contain the following information:
  • Name
  • Location
  • Date of act

How to Use the Record

To search the collection,
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the "Volume and Year Range" which takes you to the images.

Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

For Help Reading These Records=

These records are in French. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:

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Don't overlook FHL Place France, Manche, Coutances items or FHL Keyword France, Manche, Coutances items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see France Archives and Libraries.

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: France, Coutances et d'Avranche Diocese, Inquiries of Consanguinity, 1597-1818

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Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

Eglise Catholique Evêché de Coutances. France, Coutances et d'Avranche Diocese, inquiries of consanguinity. Archives diocésaines de Coutances, France.

 

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