Italy, Caserta, Gricignano d'Aversa, Civil Registration, Comune (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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{{FamilySearch_Collection|CID=CID1884182 |title=Italy, Caserta, Gricignano d'Aversa, Civil Registration (Comune), 1809-1929|CID2=CID1860760 |title2=Italy, Caserta, Sant'Arpino, Civil Registration (Comune), 1876-1980|location=Italy|scheduled=}}  
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|title=Italy, Caserta, Gricignano d'Aversa, Civil Registration (Comune), 1809-1929
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== Title in the Language of the Records<br> ==
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== Title in the Language of the Records ==
  
 
Stato Civile di Caserta, Italia  
 
Stato Civile di Caserta, Italia  
 
== Collection Time Period  ==
 
 
This collection of civil registration records covers the years 1809-1980.<br>
 
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection of civil registration records includes births, marriages, death, and supplemental documentation files. The registration of birth, marriage, and death were kept on separate registers. Supplemental files include a title page followed by several documents, such as:
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The collection consists of civil registration (stato civile) of births, marriages, and deaths within the custody of the town of Gricignano d'Aversa (Comune di Gricignano d'Aversa).  
 
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*Notes from hospitals regarding births or deaths  
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*Notes from other towns or foreign countries (if a birth or death did not occur in the regular place of residence)
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*Marriage files
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*Marriage banns
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*Declarations of intention to marry
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*Other certificates
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Generally, at the end of a civil register there is an alphabetical index by surname; however, not all years are indexed for each record type. Most records follow a generally accepted format, which is handwritten in narrative style and in later years in formatted records. Some of the original records were damaged due to natural elements at the time of filming, therefore, some information may have been lost or hard to read, but for the most part they are readable. Text of the records is in Italian with some Latin included. This collection may be searched by name of ancestors and also by browsing images in FamilySearch Historical Records. This collection is being published as images become available.
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=== Record Content  ===
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Image:Italy Rovigo Civil Registration Birth DGS 4575261 989.jpg
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Image:Italy Mantova Civil Registration (10-0260) Marriage DGS 4535610 469 Copy B.jpg
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Image:Italy Rovigo Civil Registration Death DGS 4587467 85.jpg
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'''The key genealogical facts found on most birth records include the following:'''
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*Date of birth
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*Place of birth
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*Name of the child
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*Parents’ names
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'''The key genealogical facts found on most marriage records include the following:'''
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*Date of marriage
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*Place of marriage
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*Names of the groom and bride
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*Ages of the groom and bride
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*Residence of all
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*Parents’ names
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*Witnesses’ names
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'''The key genealogical facts found on most death records include the following:'''
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*Date of death
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*Place of death
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*Time of death
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*Cause of death
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*Sometimes the parents’ names
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== How to Use the Record  ==
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Begin your search by finding your ancestors in the index. Use the locator information in the index (such as page, entry, or certificate number) to locate your ancestors in the birth, marriage or death records.  
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Compare the information in the birth record to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct person. You may need to compare the information of more than one person to make this determination. Be aware that as with any index, transcription errors may occur.  
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For a list of records by date and event currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1884182/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
  
When you have located your ancestor’s birth record, carefully evaluate each piece of information about them. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors.  
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Records for this collection include the years 1809-1929.  
  
'''For example:'''
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=== Citations for This Collection  ===
  
*Use the birth date along with the place of birth to find the family in census records.
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
*Use the residence and names of the parents to locate church and land records.
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*The father’s occupation can lead you to other types of records, such as employment or military records.
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*The parents' birth places can tell you former residences and can help to establish a migration pattern for the family.
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*It is often helpful to extract the information on all children with the same parents. If the surname is unusual, you may want to compile birth entries for every person of the same surname and sort them into families based on the names of the parents. Continue to search the birth records to identify siblings, parents, and other relatives in the same or other generations who were born in the same county or nearby.
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'''Keep in mind:'''
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{{Collection citation
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| text=Gricignano di Aversa Register Office. Italy, Caserta, Gricignano d'Aversa, Civil Registration (Comune). Comune di Grecignano di Aversa, Caserta, Italy.}}
  
*The information in birth records is usually reliable, but depends upon the reliability of the informant.
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[[Italy, Caserta, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
*Earlier records may not contain as much information as the records created after the late 1800s.
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*There is also some variation in the information given from record to record.
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== Record History ==
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== Record Content ==
  
When Napoleon annexed large portions of Italy beginning in 1804, he also initiated the process of keeping civil records. These records do not exist in areas where the Emperor did not rule. After his defeat in 1815, many areas discontinue civil registration. Italian civil registration began again officially as Italy became a unified country in 1860; however, in some areas it did not start until 1866. By law, the original record was kept by the municipality (comune), and a copy was sent to the courthouse (tribunale). This collection of civil registration is housed at several provincial archives (Tribunale).
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For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the wiki article: [[Italy, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
=== Why the Record Was Created  ===
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==== Search the Collection ====
  
The civil registration recording was implemented by the government to record the vital events of births, marriages, marriage banns, and deaths occurring in the life of the area’s citizens.  
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To search the collection, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br>
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⇒ Select the “Comune o frazione” <br>
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⇒ Select the “ Registro e L'Anno” which takes you to the images.  
  
=== Record Reliability ===
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== Known Issues with This Collection ==
  
This article describes the collections for Gricignano d'Aversa and Sant'Arpino in the province of Caserta. Include records such as baptism, marriage and death. The civil registration records are an excellent source of accurate data on names, dates, and places for genealogical research. For records before 1860, when civil registration became law for the entire country, it is suggested to research the church records.  
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{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Italy, Caserta, Gricignano d'Aversa, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.  
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
''This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.''
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[http://www.archivi.beniculturali.it/UCBAWEB/home.html Archivi di Stato: Elenco]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[[Italy Civil Registration- Vital Records|Italian Civil Registration]]<br>
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*[[Italy Civil Registration- Vital Records|Italian Civil Registration]]  
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*[[Italy|Italy]]
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*[[Italy History|Italy History]]
  
=== Contributions to This Article  ===
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
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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.  
 
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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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
  
==== Examples of Source Citations for a Record Found&nbsp;in This Collection:  ====
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The following are examples of records found in other collections. Please help us by replacing these examples with a citation for a record you have found in this collection.
  
"Italy, Civil Registration, 1805-1940." index and images, ''FamilySearch'' (https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 22 April 2011). entry for Pietro Antonio De Lutis, died 8 May 1933; citing Civil Registrations, digital folder 4,404,467 image 00,103; Tribunale di Rovigo, Italy. Registri dello stato civile di Rovigo.  
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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 Clementina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.  
  
== Citations for This Collection  ==
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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 one of the following:
  
*<!--bibdescbegin-->Italy. Caserta Province local civil registration offices. Civil Registration, 1809-1980. Local City Archives.<!--bibdescend-->
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*“Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5 for a single citation
*Italy, Caserta, Gricignano d'Aversa City Archive. Civil registration, 1809-1929. Italy, Caserta, Sant'Arpino City Archive. Civil registration, 1876-1980.
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*“Citation Examples for Records Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5 for more than one citation example
  
The above 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. 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]].
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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]].

Revision as of 21:51, 1 February 2013

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Records

Stato Civile di Caserta, Italia

Record Description

The collection consists of civil registration (stato civile) of births, marriages, and deaths within the custody of the town of Gricignano d'Aversa (Comune di Gricignano d'Aversa).

For a list of records by date and event currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Records for this collection include the years 1809-1929.

Citations for This Collection

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

Gricignano di Aversa Register Office. Italy, Caserta, Gricignano d'Aversa, Civil Registration (Comune). Comune di Grecignano di Aversa, Caserta, Italy.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

For details about the contents of these records, their history, and help using them see the wiki article: Italy, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Search the Collection

To search the collection, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒ Select the “Comune o frazione”
⇒ Select the “ Registro e L'Anno” which takes you to the images.

Known Issues with This Collection

Important.png Problems with this collection?
See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

Related Websites

Archivi di Stato: Elenco

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 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.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

The following are examples of records found in other collections. Please help us by replacing these examples with a citation for a record you have found in this 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 Clementina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.

When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, the heading should be changed to one of the following:

  • “Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5 for a single citation
  • “Citation Examples for Records Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5 for more than one citation example

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.