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Access the records: California Births and Christenings, 1812-1988 .
This index is an electronic index for the years 1812 to 1988. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.
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- Genealogical Society of Utah. California Births and Christenings. Index based on data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.
|Locality||Births and Christenings, 1817-1997||Marriages, 1817-1997||Deaths and Burials, 1817-1997|
|San Luis Obispo||1,480||8,032||1,138|
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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection
“California, Births and Christenings, 1812-1988,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 26 March 2012), Emma Lambert, 15 October 1876; citing Alameda County (California). Recorder, Birth certificates, 1870-1904 for the city of Oakland, California-ODM, Film Number 1571208; index based on the International Genealogical Index. FHL, Salt Lake City, Utah.