India, Madras and Tamil Nadu Parish Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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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]].  
 
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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The following are examples of records found in different collections. Please help us by replacing these examples with a citation for a record you have found in this collection.  
 
The following are examples of records found in different collections. Please help us by replacing these examples with a citation for a record you have found in this collection.  
  
*“Delaware Marriage Records,” database and digital images, FamilySearch ([https://www.familysearch.org]: 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; from Delaware, State Marriage Records 23 November 1913, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover; FHL microfilm 2,025,063.  
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*“Delaware Marriage Records,” database and digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; from Delaware, State Marriage Records 23 November 1913, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover; FHL microfilm 2,025,063.  
*“El Salvador Civil Registration,” database and digital images, FamilySearch ([https://www.familysearch.org]: 21 March 2011), Jose Maria Antonio del Carmen, 1880; from La Libertad, San Juan Opico, Nacimientos 1879-1893, image 50; Ministerio Archivo Civil de la Alcaldia Municipal, San Salvador.
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*“El Salvador Civil Registration,” database and digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: 21 March 2011), Jose Maria Antonio del Carmen, 1880; from La Libertad, San Juan Opico, Nacimientos 1879-1893, image 50; Ministerio Archivo Civil de la Alcaldia Municipal, San Salvador.
  
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== Citation for This Collection  ==
 
== Citation for This Collection  ==

Revision as of 13:30, 30 April 2012

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

Contents

Title in the Languages of the Record

  • Please add the title in Tamil here.
  • Please add the title in Latin here.

Record Description

This collection includes baptism, marriage, family register, and burial records from both the Church of England and Roman Catholic Churches. The records in this collection span from 1681-1990 and are written in English, Latin, and Tamil.

Record Content

Key genealogical information found in baptismal records may include:

  • Child's Christian Name
  • Day, Month, and Year of Birth
  • Day, Month, and Year of Baptism
  • Child’s Sex
  • Parents’ Names
  • Residence of Parents
  • Trade or Profession of Father
  • Name of Priest or Minister by whom the Ceremony was performed

Key genealogical information found in marriage records may include:

  • When Married
  • Full Names of Bride and Groom
  • Age of the couple
  • Rank or Profession
  • Residence at the time of Marriage
  • Father's Name and Surname
  • Whether Marriage was by Banns or License
  • Signatures of the Parties
  • Signatures of two or more Witnesses present
  • Name and designation of person by whom the Ceremony was Performed
  • Name and Location of Church where the Marriage was Solemnized

Key genealogical information found in burial records may include:

  • Full Name of the Deceased
  • Age of the Deceased
  • Day, Month, and Year of Death
  • Nationality, Trade, or Profession
  • Cause of death
  • Day, Month, and Year of Burial
  • Person by whom the Deceased was Buried
  • Place of Burial

How to Use the Record

Before using this collection, it is important to know the name of the person you are searching for and an approximate date of their baptism, marriage, or burial.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Citing Family Search 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 Records Found in FamilySearch Historical Collections

The following are examples of records found in different collections. Please help us by replacing these examples with a citation for a record you have found in this collection.

  • “Delaware Marriage Records,” database and digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; from Delaware, State Marriage Records 23 November 1913, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover; FHL microfilm 2,025,063.
  • “El Salvador Civil Registration,” database and digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: 21 March 2011), Jose Maria Antonio del Carmen, 1880; from La Libertad, San Juan Opico, Nacimientos 1879-1893, image 50; Ministerio Archivo Civil de la Alcaldia Municipal, San Salvador.

When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, please change the heading to "Example of a Source Citation for a Record Found in This Collection".

Citation for This Collection

The following citations refer to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. They may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

India, Madras. Church of England. Parish Registers. St Mary’s Church, Fort St. George, Madras.

India, Tamil Nadu. Roman Catholic Church. Parish Registers. Sacred Heart of Mary, Sathipattu, South Arcot.

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