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Title in the Language of the Records

Stato Civile di Caltanissetta, Italia

Record Description

This collection consists of civil registration (stato civile) of births, marriages, and deaths within the custody of the State Archive of Caltanissetta. Includes marriage banns (notificazioni o pubblicazioni); ten-year indexes (indici decennali); diverse records (atti diversi); residency records (cittadinanze); and supplemental documents (allegati). Availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality. Records for this collection include the years 1820 to 1935.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Italy, Caltanissetta, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1820-1935.

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)

Search the Collection

To search by index:
To search the collection 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 compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.

To search by image:
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the "Comune or Frazione" category
⇒Select the “Event Type and Year" category which takes you to the images

When searching:
As you are searching it is helpful to know:

  • Your ancestor's given name and surname
  • Some identifying information such as residence, age, and family relationships

Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

For Help Reading These Records

For help reading the records see the following wiki articles:

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Italian Civil Registration

Contributions to This Article

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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, Caltanissetta, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1875-1902." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2015. Citing Archivio di Stato di Caltanissetta [State Archive of Caltanissetta], Caltanissetta, Italy.

Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):

The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for Italy, Caltanissetta, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1875-1902.

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, Caltanissetta, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1820-1935.

 

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