Mexico, Aguascalientes, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.  
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.  
  
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[[Mexico, Aguascalientes State Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
 
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=== Record Content  ===
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most baptism records are:''' [[Image:Mexico Aguascalientes Roman Catholic Parish Registers Baptism Example 1.jpg|thumb|right|Mexico Aguascalientes Roman Catholic Parish Registers Baptism Example 1.jpg]]  
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most baptism records are:''' [[Image:Mexico Aguascalientes Roman Catholic Parish Registers Baptism Example 1.jpg|thumb|right]]  
  
 
*Date of baptism<br>  
 
*Date of baptism<br>  
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*Sometimes the person’s race
 
*Sometimes the person’s race
  
<br> '''The key genealogical facts found in most marriage records are:''' [[Image:Mexico Aguascalientes Roman Catholic Parish Registers Marriage.jpg|thumb|right|Mexico Aguascalientes Roman Catholic Parish Registers Marriage.jpg]]  
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<br> '''The key genealogical facts found in most marriage records are:''' [[Image:Mexico Aguascalientes Roman Catholic Parish Registers Marriage.jpg|thumb|right]]  
  
 
*Date of marriage<br>  
 
*Date of marriage<br>  
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*Sometimes the race of the betrothed <br>
 
*Sometimes the race of the betrothed <br>
  
<br> '''The key genealogical facts found in most burial or death records are:''' [[Image:Mexico Baja California Catholic Church Records Death.jpg|thumb|right|Mexico Baja California Catholic Church Records Death.jpg]]  
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<br> '''The key genealogical facts found in most burial or death records are:''' [[Image:Mexico Baja California Catholic Church Records Death.jpg|thumb|right]]  
  
 
*Date of death or burial<br>  
 
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=== How to Use the Records  ===
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== How to Use the Records  ==
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⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br>
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⇒ Select the "Ciudad o pueblo" category<br>
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⇒ Select the "Parroquia" category<br>
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⇒ Select the "Tipo de registro y años" category which takes you to the images.<br>
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Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.
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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒ Select the "Ciudad o pueblo" category<br> ⇒ Select the "Parroquia" category<br> ⇒ Select the "Tipo de registro y años" category which takes you to the images.<br>
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Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.  
  
 
== Related Web Sites  ==
 
== Related Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 20:27, 18 January 2013

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

Contents

Foreign Language Title

Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del estado de Aguascalientes, Mexico

Record Description

This collection of parish records (such as baptism, marriage, death, and burial records) from several states in Mexico includes years from about 1616-1961.

For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Citation for this Collection

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

Parishes throughout Aguascalientes. Mexico, Aguascalientes, Catholic Church records. Parishes throughout Aguascalientes, Mexico.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

The key genealogical facts found in most baptism records are:
Mexico Aguascalientes Roman Catholic Parish Registers Baptism Example 1.jpg
  • Date of baptism
  • Place of the event and usually the parish saint name
  • Name of the person being baptized
  • Names of the parents
  • Age of the person being baptized or the person’s birth date
  • Gender
  • Legitimacy
  • Before 1820, social class of the parents
  • Sometimes the person’s race

The key genealogical facts found in most marriage records are:
Mexico Aguascalientes Roman Catholic Parish Registers Marriage.jpg
  • Date of marriage
  • Place of the event and usually the parish saint name
  • Names of the betrothed
  • Names of the parents
  • Names of the witnesses
  • Ages and marital statuses of the betrothed
  • Places of origin and residence of the betrothed and sometimes that of the parents
  • Legitimacy of the betrothed
  • Sometimes the race of the betrothed

The key genealogical facts found in most burial or death records are:
Mexico Baja California Catholic Church Records Death.jpg
  • Date of death or burial
  • Place of burial or death
  • Name of the deceased person
  • Sometimes the names of the parents or the spouse, if the deceased was married
  • Age of the deceased person at time of death
  • Place of residence or origin of the deceased person
  • Sometimes the race of the deceased

How to Use the Records

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒ Select the "Ciudad o pueblo" category
⇒ Select the "Parroquia" category
⇒ Select the "Tipo de registro y años" category 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 which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

Related Web Sites

Related Wiki Articles

Known issues with this Collection

  • Mexico, Catholic Church Records
         * Aguascalientes
         * Asientos
         * Nuestra Señora de Belén

You can find Bautismos, 1846-1848, Bautismos, 1855-1858, but 1848-1855 are missing

  • Mexico, Catholic Church Records
         * Nuevo León
    * Salinas Victoria
    * Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
    * Bautismos 1790-1830 (Images 1 through 375 end 4 May 1818)

You can view the record images from 1790 through 4 May 1818 online but not the records from 4 May 1818 through 1830 because they are not digitized yet. They can be viewed on FHL INTL Film 605403.

  • Mexico, Catholic Church Records
    * Chihuahua
    * Juárez
    * Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
    * Bautismos 1830-1834

This collection has two volumes. You can begin in 1830 and search until 1834when the second volume appears at image 184 and contains additional records beginning in May of 1830.

Contributions to This Article

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from the record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find th record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you do 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

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Mexico, Aguascalientes, Catholic Church Records 1620-1962," images, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org www.familysearch.org : accessed 31 May 2012), Aguascalientes > Asuncion de Maria > Bautismos 1616-1662 Matrimonios > Image 302 of 334; Francisco Del La Cruz with Catalina Isabel Bautista, 8 May 1649.