Brazil, Paraná, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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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. {{Collection citation| text = “Brazil, Paraná, Civil Registration, 1852-1996.” Images. ''FamilySearch.'' http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013.}}<br>[[Brazil, Paraná, Civil Registration (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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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. {{Collection citation| text = “Brazil, Paraná, Civil Registration, 1852-1996.” Images. ''FamilySearch.'' http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013.}}<br>

Revision as of 10:31, 21 December 2013

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Brasil, Paraná, Registro Civil

Record Description

These records are in Portuguese. This collection will include records of births, marriages, deaths, indexes, and censuses of settlers created by various civil registration offices in the state of Paraná from 1852 to 1996. Additional images will be published as they become available.

For details about these records and help using them see the wiki article: Brazil Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records).


Record Content

For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the wiki article: Brazil Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Birth records may include the following information:

  • Registration date and place
  • Informant's relationship and gender
  • Date, time, and place of birth
  • Name of the child
  • Legitimacy
  • Parents' names
  • Parents' civil status and residence
  • Mother's occupation and place of origin
  • Names of maternal grandparents
  • Father's occupation and place of origin
  • Names of paternal grandparents
  • Names of witnesses
  • Names, residence, and occupation of the parents

Marriage records may include the following information:
  • Date, place and time of marriage
  • Names of bride and groom
  • Bride and groom's age, civil status and occupation
  • Groom's parents' names
  • Birthplace of groom's parents
  • Bride's parents' names
  • Birthplace of bride's parents
  • Names of witnesses, scribes, and judges


Death records may include the following information:

  • Name of person declaring death
  • Date, place and time of death
  • Name and age of deceased
  • Deceased's nationality, state of of birth and residence
  • Cause of death
  • Names of deceased's parents and their residence
  • Names of witnesses
  • Burial place


Censuses of settlers may include the following information:

  • Name of settler
  • Age
  • Marital status
  • Religion
  • Nationality
  • Lands the settler occupies
  • Date of settler’s arrival to the region
  • Notes

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 appropriate "Municipality"
⇒Select the appropriate "Civil Registration Office"
⇒Select the appropriate "Record Type and Years", 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 if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination. Keep in mind:

  • There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
  • You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
  • Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.

General Information about These Records

  • Many of the records are indexes. These have only a name and a page number.
  • Most of the marriage records are completely handwritten.

For Help Reading These Records

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

Known Issues with This Collection

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See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

Related Websites

Brazil Research Help

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


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: Brazil, Paraná, Civil Registration, 1852-1996

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.

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.

“Brazil, Paraná, Civil Registration, 1852-1996.” Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013.