Guam, Judicial, Land, Obituaries, and Census Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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{{FamilySearch_Collection
 
{{FamilySearch_Collection
 
|CID=CID1392581
 
|CID=CID1392581
 
|title=Guam, Judicial, Land, Obituaries, and Census Records, 1896-1999
 
|title=Guam, Judicial, Land, Obituaries, and Census Records, 1896-1999
 
|location=Guam
 
|location=Guam
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== Title in the Language of the Record ==
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== Title in the Language of the Record ==
Please add the title in '''Spanish''' here.
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== Record Description ==
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Please add the title in '''Spanish''' here.
  
This collection includes the following records:
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== Record Description  ==
  
*Court records from 1901-1935
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This collection includes the following records:
*Land records 1896-1902
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*Obituaries 1970-1999
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* 1897 Guam Census
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== Record Content ==
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*Court records from 1901-1935
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*Land records 1896-1902
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*Obituaries 1970-1999
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*1897 Guam Census
  
{{Incomplete Image Translations}}
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== Citation for This Collection  ==
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The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
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{{Collection citation
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| text =<!--bibdescbegin-->Micronesia Area Research Center. Guam Judicial, Land, Census, Obituary records. University of Guam Research Center, Mangilao, Guam.<!--bibdescend-->}}
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Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
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== Record Content  ==
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{{Incomplete Image Translations}}  
  
 
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Image:Guam Judicial, Land, Census, Obituaries DGS 4152001 5.jpg|Obituary
 
Image:Guam Judicial, Land, Census, Obituaries DGS 4152001 5.jpg|Obituary
 
Image: Guam Judicial, Land, Census, Obituaries DGS 4895090 49.jpg|Land Record
 
Image: Guam Judicial, Land, Census, Obituaries DGS 4895090 49.jpg|Land Record
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</gallery>  
  
Key genealogical facts found in this collection generally include:
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Key genealogical facts found in this collection generally include:  
  
'''Censuses'''
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'''Censuses'''  
*Name of Resident
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*Residence
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*Name of Resident  
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*Residence  
 
*Race
 
*Race
  
'''Land Records'''
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'''Land Records'''
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'''Obituaries'''  
  
'''Obituaries'''
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*Name of deceased  
*Name of deceased
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*Date and place of death  
*Date and place of death
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*Name of father or husband  
*Name of father or husband
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*Name of mother or wife  
*Name of mother or wife
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*Place of Burial  
*Place of Burial
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*Names of children
 
*Names of children
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== How to Use the Record ==
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{{Incomplete Content Section}}
  
To begin your search in obituary records, you need to know the following information:
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== How to Use the Record  ==
  
*Name of your ancestor
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To begin your search in obituary records, you need to know the following information:
*Name of parents (if applicable)
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*Place of death
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*Name of your ancestor  
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*Name of parents (if applicable)  
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*Place of death  
 
*Date of death
 
*Date of death
  
For your search in land records, you need to know the following information:
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For your search in land records, you need to know the following information:  
*Place of residence
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*Name of county
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*Place of residence  
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*Name of county  
 
*Name of your Ancestor
 
*Name of your Ancestor
  
For your search in judicial records, you need to know the following information:
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For your search in judicial records, you need to know the following information:  
*Name of your ancestor’s children
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*Name of your ancestor
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*Name of your ancestor’s children  
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*Name of your ancestor  
 
*Place of residence
 
*Place of residence
  
 
To search the collection, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page ⇒Select the “Record” ⇒Select the “County” ⇒Select the “Volume and Year” which takes you to the images  
 
To search the collection, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page ⇒Select the “Record” ⇒Select the “County” ⇒Select the “Volume and Year” 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.
 
  
== Related Websites ==
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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.
  
[http://www.freewebs.com/allthingsguam/genealogypeopleresearchers.htm All Things Guam]
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== Related Websites  ==
  
== Related Wiki Articles ==
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[http://www.freewebs.com/allthingsguam/genealogypeopleresearchers.htm All Things Guam]  
*[[Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands]]
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*[[Guam]]
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== Contributions to This Article ==
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
{{Contributor_invite}}
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*[[Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands]]
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*[[Guam]]
  
== Citation for This Collection ==
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
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{{Contributor_invite}}
  
{{Collection citation
 
| text =<!--bibdescbegin-->Micronesia Area Research Center. Guam Judicial, Land, Census, Obituary records. University of Guam Research Center, Mangilao, Guam.<!--bibdescend-->}}
 
  
Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
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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]].
  
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.
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===== Citation Examples for Records Found in a FamilySearch Historical Collection  =====
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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===== Citation Examples for Records Found in a FamilySearch Historical Collection =====
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{{Incomplete Citations}}
  
{{Incomplete Citations}}
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata &gt; San Ponciano &gt; Matrimonios 1884-1886 &gt; image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.
  
“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata  > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 >  image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.
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''When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, the heading should be changed to “Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5.''
  
''When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, the heading should be changed to “Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5.''
 
 
 
{{FamilySearch Historical Records Stub Article}}
 
{{FamilySearch Historical Records Stub Article}}

Revision as of 14:43, 20 April 2012

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Please add the title in Spanish here.

Record Description

This collection includes the following records:

  • Court records from 1901-1935
  • Land records 1896-1902
  • Obituaries 1970-1999
  • 1897 Guam Census

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

Micronesia Area Research Center. Guam Judicial, Land, Census, Obituary records. University of Guam Research Center, Mangilao, Guam.

Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the wiki article Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections.

Record Content

Key genealogical facts found in this collection generally include:

Censuses

  • Name of Resident
  • Residence
  • Race

Land Records

Obituaries

  • Name of deceased
  • Date and place of death
  • Name of father or husband
  • Name of mother or wife
  • Place of Burial
  • Names of children

Template:Incomplete Content Section

How to Use the Record

To begin your search in obituary records, you need to know the following information:

  • Name of your ancestor
  • Name of parents (if applicable)
  • Place of death
  • Date of death

For your search in land records, you need to know the following information:

  • Place of residence
  • Name of county
  • Name of your Ancestor

For your search in judicial records, you need to know the following information:

  • Name of your ancestor’s children
  • Name of your ancestor
  • Place of residence

To search the collection, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page ⇒Select the “Record” ⇒Select the “County” ⇒Select the “Volume and Year” 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.

Related Websites

All Things Guam

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

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 Examples for Records Found in a FamilySearch Historical Collection

“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata.

When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, the heading should be changed to “Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5.