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República Dominicana, Registros Misceláneos
|Record Types||Earliest Year||Latest Year|
|Outward passenger lists||1930||1970|
|Petitions for naturalization||1920||1930|
These records include residency permit requests, immigration tax exemption requests, fire arm permit renewals, passenger arrival and departure lists, and immigration-related correspondence. The records are originally housed at the Archivo General de la Nación in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
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- Dominican Republic, Miscellaneous Records. Archivo General de la Nación, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
These emigration and immigration records usually include the following information:
- Name of the immigrant
- Age, race, color, gender and occupation
- Physical descriptions of the immigrant
- Port of entry and mode of transportation
- Date of entry
- Departure place
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Related Wiki Articles
- Dominican Republic Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)
- Dominican Republic Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)
- Dominican Republic
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clementina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.
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