Japan, Iwate Land Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Revision as of 16:01, 18 March 2013

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

日本, 岩手県土地レコーズ

Record Description

This collection contains records for the years 1650-1800

These land and property records were obtained from the Iwate Prefectural Library in Japan. The writing contained in this collection includes romanized and Japanese characters.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Japan, Iwate Prefecture, Land Records, 1650-1800” Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Iwate Prefectural Library. Iwate Prefecture, Iwate

Record Content

Land Record

These land records may contain the following information:

  • Name of Grantor and Grantee
  • Name of Village, Town and County
  • Date of deed

How to Use the Record

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

  • Name of Grantor or Grantee
  • Prefecture

Search the Collection

To search the collection image by image, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate "Prefecture (都道府県)"
⇒Select the appropriate "County or City (郡又は市), Town or Village (町又は村)"
⇒Select the appropriate "題名 (Title), 巻 (Volume), 頁 (Page), and 年(Year)" which will take you to the images.

Look at each image 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.

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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 especially need language translations for both content and images. For specific needs, please look for callout boxes throughout the article or 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. Keep track of records where you did not find information about your ancestor so you and others won’t waste time looking through these records in the future.

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,” digital 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.