Argentina, Catamarca, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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{{FamilySearch_Collection|CID=CID1974178 |title=Argentina, Catamarca, Catholic Church Records, 1724-1971|location=Argentina|}}<br>  
  
 
See the online tutorial''[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/linajes-de-catamarca/302 "Linajes de Catamarca"]'' at FamilySearch.org.  
 
See the online tutorial''[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/linajes-de-catamarca/302 "Linajes de Catamarca"]'' at FamilySearch.org.  
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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This Collection will include records from 1724 to 1971.<br>
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This Collection will include records from 1724 to 1971.<br>  
  
 
This collection of church records includes baptisms, marriages, and burials for parishes in the Catamarca Province. Earlier registers are handwritten in narrative style, and later records were handwritten on printed forms. Catholic Church parish registers are the major records available to identify individuals, parents, and spouses before 1930. After this date, civil authorities began registering vital statistics, which by law includes people of all religions. For genealogical purposes, the information in civil sources confirms and supplements the information in church records. Records from some of these parishes have been indexed and are searchable as part of this collection. Additional indexed records will be published as they become available.  
 
This collection of church records includes baptisms, marriages, and burials for parishes in the Catamarca Province. Earlier registers are handwritten in narrative style, and later records were handwritten on printed forms. Catholic Church parish registers are the major records available to identify individuals, parents, and spouses before 1930. After this date, civil authorities began registering vital statistics, which by law includes people of all religions. For genealogical purposes, the information in civil sources confirms and supplements the information in church records. Records from some of these parishes have been indexed and are searchable as part of this collection. Additional indexed records will be published as they become available.  
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>  
  
 
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[[Argentina, Catamarca Province Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
 
[[Argentina, Catamarca Province Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
  
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== Record Content  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
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'''Key genealogical facts found in birth records may include the following information:''' [[Image:Argentina, Catamarca, Baptisms.jpg|thumb|right|Argentina, Catamarca, Baptisms.jpg]]
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'''Key genealogical facts found in birth records may include the following information:'''
  
 
*Date of event  
 
*Date of event  
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*Godparents' names and place residence
 
*Godparents' names and place residence
  
'''Key genealogical facts found in marriage records may include:''' [[Image:Argentina, Catamarca, Marriage.jpg|thumb|right|Argentina, Catamarca, Marriage.jpg]]
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'''Key genealogical facts found in marriage records may include:'''  
  
 
*Names of the groom and bride  
 
*Names of the groom and bride  
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*Witnesses' names, civil status and residence
 
*Witnesses' names, civil status and residence
  
'''Key genealogical facts found in Death Records may include the following information:''' [[Image:Argentina, Catamarca, Death.jpg|thumb|right|Argentina, Catamarca, Death.jpg]]
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'''Key genealogical facts found in Death Records may include the following information:'''  
  
 
*Date of event  
 
*Date of event  
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*Names of Parents  
 
*Names of Parents  
 
*Civil status of parents
 
*Civil status of parents
 
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== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>⇒ Select the ''"Browse"'' link in the initial search page<br>⇒ Select the ''“Ciudad o Pueblo”'' category<br>⇒ Select the ''“Parroquia”'' category<br>⇒ Select the “Tipo de Registro y Años” which takes you to the images.<br>
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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>⇒ Select the ''"Browse"'' link in the initial search page<br>⇒ Select the ''“Ciudad o Pueblo”'' category<br>⇒ Select the ''“Parroquia”'' category<br>⇒ Select the “Tipo de Registro y Años” which takes you to the images.<br>  
  
 
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.  
 
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.  

Revision as of 16:29, 11 September 2012

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.

See the online tutorial"Linajes de Catamarca" at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Title in the Language of the Records

Registros Parroquiales de la Provincia de Catamarca, Argentina

Record Description

This Collection will include records from 1724 to 1971.

This collection of church records includes baptisms, marriages, and burials for parishes in the Catamarca Province. Earlier registers are handwritten in narrative style, and later records were handwritten on printed forms. Catholic Church parish registers are the major records available to identify individuals, parents, and spouses before 1930. After this date, civil authorities began registering vital statistics, which by law includes people of all religions. For genealogical purposes, the information in civil sources confirms and supplements the information in church records. Records from some of these parishes have been indexed and are searchable as part of this collection. Additional indexed records will be published as they become available.

For a list of localities currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.

Parishes in the Catamarca Province. Argentina, Catamarca, Catholic Church Records. Various diocesan archives in the Catamarca Province, Argentina.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Key genealogical facts found in birth records may include the following information:

  • Date of event
  • Place of event
  • Name of child
  • Child's birth date
  • Spouse and marriage date
  • Parents' names and place of residence
  • Godparents' names and place residence

Key genealogical facts found in marriage records may include:

  • Names of the groom and bride
  • Date of event
  • Place of event
  • Declaring witnesses' name, civil status and residence
  • Groom’s name, civil status and age
  • Groom's parents' names and civil status
  • Bride's name, age and civil status
  • Bride's parents' names and their residence
  • Witnesses' names, civil status and residence

Key genealogical facts found in Death Records may include the following information:

  • Date of event
  • Place of event
  • Name of deceased
  • Age of deceased
  • Names of Parents
  • Civil status of parents

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 “Ciudad o Pueblo” category
⇒ Select the “Parroquia” category
⇒ Select the “Tipo de Registro y Años” 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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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Argentina, Catamarca, Catholic Church Records, 1724-1971,"  database and digital images, FamilySearch ([http://familysearch.org: accessed 28 March 2012), Belén > Nuestra Señora de Belén > Bautismos 1913-1921 > image 100 of 732 images, Angel V. Maya, 7 February 1913; citing Nuestra Señora de Belén.Registros parroquiales, 1836-1958, page 126, number 251, Nuestra Señora de Belén.