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Title in the Language of the Records

Italia, Prato, Stato Civile (Archivio di Stato)

Image Visibility

Whenever possible, FamilySearch makes images available for all users. However, ultimate rights to view images on our website are granted by the record custodians. Italian Data Privacy rules prohibit making certain records publicly available for viewing. This includes birth records under 110 years old, and marriage or death records under 70 years old. The Italy, Prato, Civil Registration, State Archiv collection is available to the Family History Library, FamilySearch Centers, and to members of the supporting organization, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The images are also available to all viewers at The Portale Antenati (Ancestors Portal).

Record Description

This collection contains civil registration (stato civile) of births, marriages, and deaths within the custody of the State Archive of Prato.

It includes:

  • Supplemental documents (allegati)
  • Residency records (cittadinanze)
  • Ten-year indexes (indici decennali)
  • Marriage banns (pubblicazioni)

The modern provinces represented in the collection include the following: Firenze, Grosseto, and Prato. Availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality. The collection covers the years 1866 to 1923.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Italy, Prato, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1866-1923.

Record History, Content and Use

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

Language Help

These records are in Italian. For help reading the records see the wiki articles:

Search the Collection

To search by index:
Fill in the requested information in the boxes on the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the individuals in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to look at the information on several individuals comparing the information about them to your ancestors to make this determination.

To search by image:
⇒ Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒ Select the appropriate “Province”
⇒ Select the approptiate “Comune or Frazione”
⇒ Select the appropriate “Record Type and Year” 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.

Known Issues with This Collection

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See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

Related Websites

ItalianGenealogy.com
Genealogy.About.com - Helpful Articles
Daddezio.com - helpful links

Related Wiki Articles

Italy, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)
Italy Civil Registration- Vital Records

How You Can Contribute

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 also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

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


Citations for This Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.

Collection Citation:

"Italy, Prato, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1866-1923" Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2015. Citing Ufficio dello Stato Civile. Archivio di Stato.

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, Prato, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1866-1923.

 

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