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Title in the Language of the Record

Perú, Ancash, Registro Civil

Record Description

This collection will include records from 1890-2005.

The collection includes births, marriages, deaths, indexes and other records created by civil registration offices in the department of Ancash, Peru. Additional images will be published as they become available.

Prior to 1821, Ancash was known as Huaylás.

Record Content

These birth records may include:

  • Name and gender of the child
  • Date and place of birth
  • Parents’ names

These marriage records may include:

  • Groom’s name, birth date or age, marital status
  • Groom’s parents’ names
  • Bride’s name, birth date or age, marital status
  • Bride’s parents’ names
  • Date and place of marriage

These death records may include:

  • Name and gender of the deceased
  • Date of death
  • Burial place

How to Use the Record

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒ Select the "Provincia" category
⇒ Select the "Distrito o municipalidad" category
⇒ Select the "Tipo de registro y años" category which takes you to the images.

Look at the images one by one 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.

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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

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.

“Peru, Ancash, Civil Registration, 1890-2005. Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archivo Regional de Ancash.

 

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