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Brasil, São Paulo, Porto de Santos, Lista de Passageiros e Imigrantes
This collection includes lists of passengers, especially immigrants, who arrived at the Port of Santos in São Paulo. These records were kept by the Serviços de Polícia Marítima, Aérea e de Fronteiras (Maritime, Air and Border Police Services), and are currently housed at the Arquivo Nacional (National Archive) in Rio de Janeiro.
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- Serviços de Polícia Marítima, Aérea e de Fronteiras. Brazil, São Paulo, Port of Santos, Passenger and Immigrant Lists. Arquivo Nacional, Rio de Janeiro.
Key genealogical facts found in passenger and immigrant lists may include:
- Full name
- Family members
- Date of arrival
- Date and port of departure
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- [ http://www.arquivonacional.gov.br/cgi/cgilua.exe/sys/start.htm?tpl=home National Archives of Brazil]
- [ http://www.memorialdoimigrante.org.br/acervodigital/livros.php Museum of Immigration]
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clementina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.
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