Maine, World War I Draft Registration Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection will include records from 1917 to 1919.
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The collection includes card indexers to draft registrations in Maine during World War I acquired from the Maine State Archives. The index includes name, age, place and date of birth, marital status, residence, nationality, race, occupation, local board, relatives’ names and residence. The collection includes records from 1917 to 1919.  
 
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The collection includes card indexers to draft registrations in Maine during World War I acquired from the Maine State Archives. The index includes name, age, place and date of birth, marital status, residence, nationality, race, occupation, local board, relatives’ names and residence.  
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
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[[Maine, World War I Draft Registration Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Historical_Record_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
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== Record Content  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
  
'''Key genealogical facts found in most draft registrations may include:'''
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These records generally contain the following information:  
  
 
*Name  
 
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Record Description

The collection includes card indexers to draft registrations in Maine during World War I acquired from the Maine State Archives. The index includes name, age, place and date of birth, marital status, residence, nationality, race, occupation, local board, relatives’ names and residence. The collection includes records from 1917 to 1919.

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Maine World War I Records. Maine State Archives, Augusta.

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Record Content

These records generally contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Place and date of birth
  • Marital Status
  • Residence
  • Nationality and race
  • Occupation
  • Relatives’ names

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“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 Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.