Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Wonogiri District Court Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Revision as of 21:09, 23 July 2013

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at


Title in the Language of the Record

Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Pengadilan Negeri Wonogiri Arisp

Record Description

This collection will include records from 1965-2013.

These records include naturalization records from the Wonogiri District Court, Indonesia.

The early phase of Indonesia Immigration started when fishermen of Indonesia migrated to the neighboring islands, which include Singapore, Philippines, Australia and Palau. Immigration to Indonesia also took place at this time when huge populace from the Indian subcontinent visited the country and settled there.

The main immigration of Indonesia took place in the nineteenth century when people of Indonesia were sent to Australia for working in the pearl and sugarcane industries. Most of them had to return after World War II but few of them managed to stay back.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.

“Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Wonogiri District Court Records, 1965-20” Images. FamilySearch. : accessed 2013. Citing Pengadilan Negeri. PT Agrotoma Dianpertiwi. Jakarta, Jawa Tengah.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

These naturalization records may contain the following information:

  • Name of the Immigrant
  • Name of child
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Gender
  • Names of parents
  • Age
  • Address
  • Occupation

These marriage records may contain the following information:

  • Name of groom
  • Name of father
  • Age of bride and groom
  • Place of birth for bride and groom
  • Groom's Occupation
  • Place of residence of bride and groom
  • Marital status
  • Name of bride's father
  • Bride's father's residence
  • Bride's father's age
  • Bride's father's occupation
  • Relationship
  • Names of witnesses

How to Use the Record

To begin your search in the naturalization records, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Name of ancestor
  • Last place of residence
  • Approximate year of immigration

To begin your search in the birth certificates, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Name of parents
  • Approximate year and place of birth

Search This Collection

To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒ Select the appropriate "Record Type"
⇒ Select the appropriate "Year and Number(s)" 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 if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

Using the Collection

When you have found the information that you are looking for, the following will help you further your research:

  • Use the age to calculate the year of birth
  • Use the names of the parents to search for their naturalization records.

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Citing FamilySearch Historical 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 This Collection

“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch ( 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.