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Title in the Language of the Record

Italia, Catania, Camarda, Diocesi di Caltagirone, Registri Parrocchiali

Record Description

The collection consists of images of baptisms, marriages, and deaths from the Diocese of Caltagirone (Diocesi di Caltagirone), Catania, Italy. Also includes confirmations (cresime); church censuses (status animarum); orphan's records (proietti); children's deaths (defunti bambini); and marriage supplemental documents (allegati di matrimonio). Availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality. The collection covers the years 1502 to 1942.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Italy, Catania, Diocesi di Caltagirone, Catholic Church Records, 1502-1942.

Record History, Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the wiki article: Italy Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Search the Collection

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Comune or Frazione" category
⇒Select the "Parish" category
⇒Select the "Record Type and Year" category which takes you to the images.

Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

For Help Reading These Records

For help reading the records see the following wiki articles:

Related Websites

Italian Genealogy

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Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We especially need language translations for both content and images. For specific needs, please look for callout boxes throughout the article or visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citations for This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite your sources. This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.

Collection Citation:

"Italy, Catania, Diocesi di Caltagirone, Catholic Church Records, 1502-1942." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archivio di Diocesi di Caltagirone, Caltagirone [Caltagirone Diocese Archives, Caltagirone].

Image Citation:

The citation for an image is available on each image in this collection by clicking Show Citation at the bottom left of the image screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Italy, Catania, Diocesi di Caltagirone, Catholic Church Records, 1502-1942.

 

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