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Title in the Language of the Records
Stato Civile di Modena, Italia.
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This is a collection of civil registration (stato civile) of births, marriages, and deaths within the custody of the State Archive of Modena (Archivio di Stato di Modena). Also includes marriage banns (notificazioni o pubblicazioni) and supplemental records (allegati). Availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality. Records for this collection include the years 1806-1929.
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- Italy. Modena civil registration offices. Civil registration, 1875-1900. Modena State Archive (Archivio di Stato di Modena), Modena, Italy.
Citation Example for a Record 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.