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

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{{Record_Search_article|CID=CID1974199 |title=Argentina, Tucumán, Catholic Church Records|location=South_America|}}<br>
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{{FamilySearch Collection|CID=CID1974199 |title=Argentina, Tucumán, Catholic Church Records, 1727-1955|location=Argentina}}<br>  
  
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
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Registros Parroquiales de la Iglesia Católica en la Ciudad de San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina  
 
Registros Parroquiales de la Iglesia Católica en la Ciudad de San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina  
  
== Collection Time Period ==
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== Record Description ==
  
This collection of parish records from the city of San Miguel de Tucumán covers the years 1727-1949
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These records are in Spanish. This collection of church records for the period of 1727 to 1955 includes baptisms, confirmations, marriages and deaths for the cities of Alderetes, Concepción, Cruz Alta, Famaillá, Graneros, Medinas, Monteros, San Miguel de Tucumán, Tafí del Valle, Trancas, Villa Luján and Villa de Leales in the province of Tucumán.
  
== Record Description  ==
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The parishes contained in the collection are Nuestra Señora del Rosario, Inmaculada Concepción, Santo Cristo, Nuestra Señora del Carmen, Nuestra Señora de La Merced, Nuestra Señora de la Encarnación,San Joaquín and Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria.
  
Some earlier registers are handwritten in narrative style, and later records were handwritten on printed forms. Most of these records have been preserve well; however, there may be entries of the earlier years that may have some damage.  
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The later records were created when the parishes were part of the Diocese of Tucumán, which was created on February 15, 1897 from the Diocese of Salta, and later elevated to archdiocese on February 11, 1957. The earlier records were created when the parishes were part of the Diocese of Salta, created on March 28, 1806 from the Diocese of Santiago del Estero, and had jurisdiction over a wide territory which currently is formed by different provinces including Tucumán. The records before 1806 were created when the parishes were part of the Diocese of Cordoba del Tucumán, which had jurisdiction over Santiago del Estero, Tucumán, Salta, Catamarca, La Rioja, and Jujuy.  
  
 
For a list of localities currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1974199/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
 
For a list of localities currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1974199/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.  
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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>
  
 
Digital copies of originals are housed in collections at several ecclesiastical archives:  
 
Digital copies of originals are housed in collections at several ecclesiastical archives:  
  
{{Collection citation
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{{Collection citation | text= "Argentina, Tucumán, Catholic Church Records, 1727-1955." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}  
| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Iglesia Católica. Nuestra Señora de la Encarnación (San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucumán). Registros parroquiales, 1727-1911 <br>Iglesia Católica. Nuestra Señora de la Merced (San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucumán). Registros parroquiales, 1744-1939 <br>Archivo de la Arquidiócesis de Tucumán (Argentina)<!--bibdescend--> }}  
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=== Record Content  ===
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[[Argentina, San Miguel de Tucumán City, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
  
'''These are the key genealogical facts found in most baptism records:'''
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== Record Content  ==
  
[[Image:Argentina San Miguel del Tucumán (09-0187) Baptism DGS 4098412 349.jpg|thumb|right]]
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Image:Tucuman Baptism.jpg|Baptism
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Image:Argentina, tucuman, ccr, confirmation.jpg|Confirmation
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Image:Tucuman Marriages.jpg|Marriage
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Image:Tucuman Death.jpg|Death
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'''Baptism records usually include the following information:'''
  
*Place of baptism
 
 
*Date of baptism  
 
*Date of baptism  
*Date of birth
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*Place of baptism
*Child legitimacy
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*Parents’ names
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*Parents’ residence place
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*Child's name  
 
*Child's name  
*Godparents’ names and marital staus
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*Parents’names
*Residence place of godparents
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*Parents’nationality
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*Parents' occupation
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*Godparents’names
  
'''Key genealogical facts found in most marriage records:'''  
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'''Confirmation records usually include the following information:'''  
  
[[Image:Argentina San Miguel del Tucumán (09-0187) Marriage DGS 4467136 23.jpg|thumb|right]]
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*Name, age and gender of the child
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*Parents
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*Godparents
  
*Name of bride/groom  
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'''Marriage records usually include the following information:'''
*Age
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*Whether they are single or widowed
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*Date of marriage
*Place of residence
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*Place of marriage
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*Name of groom  
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*Groom's age, nationality, occupation and race
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*Groom's parents' names
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*Name of bride
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*Bride's age, nationality, occupation and race
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*Bride's parents' names
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*Witnesses' names and civil status
 
*Sometimes place of birth  
 
*Sometimes place of birth  
 
*Parents’ names  
 
*Parents’ names  
 
*Sometimes grandparents’ names
 
*Sometimes grandparents’ names
  
'''Key genealogical facts found in most death records are:'''  
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'''Death records&nbsp;usually include the following information:'''  
 
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[[Image:Argentina San Miguel del Tucumán (09-0187) Death DGS 4467125 307.jpg|thumb|right]]
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*Date of event
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*Place of event
 
*Name of the deceased  
 
*Name of the deceased  
*Date and place of burial and/or death
 
 
*Age of deceased  
 
*Age of deceased  
*Place of residence
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*Parents names
*Marital status
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*Resting place
*Cause of death
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*Names of survivors of the deceased
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== How to Use the Records  ==
 
== How to Use the Records  ==
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'''To browse this collection you will need to follow this series of links:'''<br>⇒ Select the ''"Browse"'' link in the initial page<br>⇒ Select the ''“City or Town”'' category<br>⇒ Select the ''“Parish”'' category<br>⇒ Select the ''“Record Type and Years”'' category which takes you to the images.
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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.
  
 
Catholic Church parish registers are the only record available to identify individuals, parents, and spouses before 1889. After this date, civil authorities began registering vital statistics, which by law includes people of all religions. For later years the information in civil sources confirms and supplements the information in church records.  
 
Catholic Church parish registers are the only record available to identify individuals, parents, and spouses before 1889. After this date, civil authorities began registering vital statistics, which by law includes people of all religions. For later years the information in civil sources confirms and supplements the information in church records.  
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To find the record of an ancestor, you need to know at least the place and approximate year of an event in your ancestor’s life. If indexes are available, it is suggested to check for the name there first.  
 
To find the record of an ancestor, you need to know at least the place and approximate year of an event in your ancestor’s life. If indexes are available, it is suggested to check for the name there first.  
  
== Record History  ==
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==== For Help Reading These Records ====
  
This collection covers the parishes of “Nuestra Señora de la Merced” and “Nuestra Señora de la Encarnación (Cathedral)” in the city of San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucumán, Argentina. These records cover about 95% of the population of the city in those years.
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These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:
  
The later records were created when the parishes were part of the Diocese of Tucumán, which was created on February 15, 1897 from the Diocese of Salta, and later elevated to archdiocese on February 11, 1957. The earlier records were created when the parishes were part of the Diocese of Salta, created on March 28, 1806 from the Diocese of Santiago del Estero, and had jurisdiction over a wide territory which currently is formed by different provinces including Tucumán. The records before 1806 were created when the parishes were part of the Diocese of Cordoba del Tucumán, which had jurisdiction over Santiago del Estero, Tucumán, Salta, Catamarca, La Rioja, and Jujuy.
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*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]] <br>
 
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*[[Argentina Language and Languages]]
=== Why the Record Was Created  ===
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The priests created the registers to record all the sacramental ordinances performed under his jurisdiction. Later the local authorities used these records for statistical purposes also, before the civil registration was implemented in 1889 in the whole country.
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=== Record Reliability  ===
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Catholic Church parish registers are the primary source for birth, death, and marriage records in Argentina prior to 1889.
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
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*[http://blog.eogn.com/eastmans_online_genealogy/2007/09/largest-argenti.html Genealogy Tree Database]
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*[http://www.melickprofessionalgenealogists.com/regions/argentina/ Professional Genealogists]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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*[[Argentina Church Records]]<br>
 
*[[Argentina Church Records]]<br>
  
=== Contributions to This Article  ===
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
 
Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is listed in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]]. <br>
 
  
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/1974199/waypoints Argentina, Tucumán, Catholic Church Records, 1727-1955]
  
 
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. 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.  
 
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. 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.  
  
==== Example of a Source Citation for a Record Found in This Collection  ====
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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]].
 
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Argentina, Tucaman, Catholic Church Records, 1727-1955, digital images, from ''FamilySearch ''(http://www.familysearch.org: accessed 4 April 2012), Argentina, Tucumán, Catholic Church Records, 1727-1955 &gt; Concepción &gt; Inmaculada Concepción &gt; Bautismos 1919-1921 Image 300 of 485 Images, Lucio Alberto, 6 February 1921; citing Registros parroquiales, 1772-1930, Iglesia Católica, Inmaculada Concepción (Concepción, Tucumán), Archivo de la Arquidiócesis de Tucumán,FHL microfilm 1,082,463, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.
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<br>A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
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[[Category:Argentina|San Miguel]]
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Revision as of 19:41, 23 October 2013

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Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Registros Parroquiales de la Iglesia Católica en la Ciudad de San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina

Record Description

These records are in Spanish. This collection of church records for the period of 1727 to 1955 includes baptisms, confirmations, marriages and deaths for the cities of Alderetes, Concepción, Cruz Alta, Famaillá, Graneros, Medinas, Monteros, San Miguel de Tucumán, Tafí del Valle, Trancas, Villa Luján and Villa de Leales in the province of Tucumán.

The parishes contained in the collection are Nuestra Señora del Rosario, Inmaculada Concepción, Santo Cristo, Nuestra Señora del Carmen, Nuestra Señora de La Merced, Nuestra Señora de la Encarnación,San Joaquín and Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria.

The later records were created when the parishes were part of the Diocese of Tucumán, which was created on February 15, 1897 from the Diocese of Salta, and later elevated to archdiocese on February 11, 1957. The earlier records were created when the parishes were part of the Diocese of Salta, created on March 28, 1806 from the Diocese of Santiago del Estero, and had jurisdiction over a wide territory which currently is formed by different provinces including Tucumán. The records before 1806 were created when the parishes were part of the Diocese of Cordoba del Tucumán, which had jurisdiction over Santiago del Estero, Tucumán, Salta, Catamarca, La Rioja, and Jujuy.

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.

Digital copies of originals are housed in collections at several ecclesiastical archives:

"Argentina, Tucumán, Catholic Church Records, 1727-1955." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Baptism records usually include the following information:

  • Date of baptism
  • Place of baptism
  • Child's name
  • Parents’names
  • Parents’nationality
  • Parents' occupation
  • Godparents’names

Confirmation records usually include the following information:

  • Name, age and gender of the child
  • Parents
  • Godparents

Marriage records usually include the following information:

  • Date of marriage
  • Place of marriage
  • Name of groom
  • Groom's age, nationality, occupation and race
  • Groom's parents' names
  • Name of bride
  • Bride's age, nationality, occupation and race
  • Bride's parents' names
  • Witnesses' names and civil status
  • Sometimes place of birth
  • Parents’ names
  • Sometimes grandparents’ names

Death records usually include the following information:

  • Date of event
  • Place of event
  • Name of the deceased
  • Age of deceased
  • Parents names
  • Resting place

How to Use the Records

To browse this collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial page
⇒ Select the “City or Town” category
⇒ Select the “Parish” category
⇒ Select the “Record Type and Years” 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.

Catholic Church parish registers are the only record available to identify individuals, parents, and spouses before 1889. After this date, civil authorities began registering vital statistics, which by law includes people of all religions. For later years the information in civil sources confirms and supplements the information in church records.

To find the record of an ancestor, you need to know at least the place and approximate year of an event in your ancestor’s life. If indexes are available, it is suggested to check for the name there first.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: Argentina, Tucumán, Catholic Church Records, 1727-1955

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. 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.

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