Guatemala, Department of Chimaltenango, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Title in the Language of the Record ==
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== Title in the Language of the Record ==
  
Registro Civil del Departamento de Chimaltenango, Guatemala
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'''Registro Civil del Departamento de Chimaltenango, Guatemala'''
  
== Record Description ==
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== Record Description ==
  
This Collection will include records from 1877-2008
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This Collection will include records from 1877-2008  
  
The collection includes birth records created by the civil registration offices in the department of Chimaltenango. Additional records will be published as they become available.
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The collection includes birth records created by the civil registration offices in the department of Chimaltenango. Additional records will be published as they become available.  
  
 
=== &nbsp;Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== &nbsp;Citation for This Collection  ===
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| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Registro Civil. Guatemala, Department of Guatemala, Civil Registration. Departamento de Chilmaltenango.<!--bibdescend-->}}  
 
| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Registro Civil. Guatemala, Department of Guatemala, Civil Registration. Departamento de Chilmaltenango.<!--bibdescend-->}}  
  
[[Guatemala, Department of Chimaltenango, 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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[[Guatemala, Department of Chimaltenango, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
  
== Record Content ==
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== Record Content ==
  
Key genealogical facts found in most birth records may include:
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'''Key genealogical facts found in most birth records may include:'''
  
*Date and place of birth
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*Date and place of birth  
*Name of the Child
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*Name of the Child  
*Parents’ names, occupation, origin, marital status and residence
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*Parents’ names, occupation, origin, marital status and residence  
 
*Witnesses’ names and origin
 
*Witnesses’ names and origin
  
== How to Use the Record ==
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== How to Use the Record ==
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>
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⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br>
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⇒ Select the "Municipio" category<br>
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⇒ Select the "Tipo de registro y años" category which takes you to the images<br>
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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.
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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>
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⇒ Select the ''Browse'' link in the initial search page<br>
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⇒ Select the ''Municipio'' category<br>
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⇒ Select the ''Tipo de registro y años'' category which takes you to the images.<br>
  
== 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.
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== Related Websites ==
  
 
*[http://chimaltenango.webcindario.com/ Department of Chimaltenango]
 
*[http://chimaltenango.webcindario.com/ Department of Chimaltenango]
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*[http://www.renap.gob.gt/ Registro Nacional de las Personas]
  
== Related Wiki Articles ==
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== Related Wiki Articles ==
  
 
*[[Guatemala]]
 
*[[Guatemala]]
  
== Contributions to This Article ==
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== Contributions to This Article ==
 
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{{Contributor_invite}}
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
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== 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.  
 
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]].
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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]].  
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection ===
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection ===
  
{{Incomplete Citations}}
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{{Incomplete Citations}}  
  
“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 Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” 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, Buenos Aires.

Revision as of 18:06, 13 December 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

Registro Civil del Departamento de Chimaltenango, Guatemala

Record Description

This Collection will include records from 1877-2008

The collection includes birth records created by the civil registration offices in the department of Chimaltenango. Additional records will be published as they become available.

 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.

Registro Civil. Guatemala, Department of Guatemala, Civil Registration. Departamento de Chilmaltenango.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Key genealogical facts found in most birth records may include:

  • Date and place of birth
  • Name of the Child
  • Parents’ names, occupation, origin, marital status and residence
  • Witnesses’ names and origin

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 Municipio category
⇒ Select the Tipo de registro y años 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.

Related Websites

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 both content and images in articles about foreign language collections. 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 Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection

“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 Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.