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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection will include marriage dispensation records housed at the Archives of the Archdioceses of Guadalajara in Mexico from 1605-1910. Additional images will be published as they become available. The records are in Spanish.  
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This collection includes marriage dispensation records housed at the Archives of the Archdioceses of Guadalajara in Mexico from 1539 to 1939. The records are in Spanish.
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A marriage dispensation was permission from a priest to overlook or forgo following some specific Catholic law pertaining to marriage. A more detailed explanation of dispensations is included in [http://www.brikwall.com/marrdispensations.html an article online] at The Brick Walls website.
  
 
For a list of records by document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/1937239/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
 
For a list of records by document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/1937239/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
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== Record Content  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
  
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'''Marriage dispensation records''' may contain the following information:
 
*Date and place of marriage  
 
*Date and place of marriage  
 
*Groom's name and origin  
 
*Groom's name and origin  
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*Names of bride's parents
 
*Names of bride's parents
  
==== Search the Collection ====
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==How to Use the Collection==
  
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 "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images.<br>
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=== Search the Collection  ===
  
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. Keep in mind:
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'''To browse the collection by image''': <br> ⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page <br> ⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images.<br>
  
*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.  
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Search the collection by image 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.
*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
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*Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.
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==== For Help Reading These Records  ====
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'''When searching''':<br>
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As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.
  
These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:
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=== For Help Reading These Records  ===
  
*[[Mexico Language and Languages]] <br>
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These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following resources:
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*[[Mexico Language and Languages]]  
 
*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
 
*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/Spanish/en/welcome.aspx BYU Spanish Script Tutorial]
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*FamilySearch Learning Center videos:
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-1-the-spanish-alphabet/217 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 1]
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-2-words-and-dates/218 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 2]
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-3-reading-spanish-records/220 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 3]
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
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*[http://www.brikwall.com/marrdispensations.html Explanation of Roman Catholic marriage dispensations]
[http://www.guadalajaradispensas.com/ Guadalajara Marriage Dispensations]  
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*[http://www.gcatholic.org/dioceses/diocese/guad0.htm GCatholic.org entry on Archdiocese of Guadalajara]
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*[http://arquidiocesisgdl.org/historia.php Historia de la Arquidiócesis, sitio de web de arzobispado de Guadalajara] (use Chrome to translate the page into English)
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*[http://www.guadalajaradispensas.com/ Guadalajara Marriage Dispensations]
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*[http://www.zonu.com/images/0X0/2009-09-17-5268/Mapa-de-Guadalajara.jpg Map of Guadalajara in 2009]
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*[http://www.zonu.com/images/0X0/2009-09-17-5273/Mapa-de-Guadalajara-1972.jpg Map of Guadalajara in 1972]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
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*[[Mexico Genealogy|Mexico]]
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*[[Jalisco]]
 
*[[Mexico Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Locating Mexico Catholic Church Parish Records]]
 
*[[Locating Mexico Catholic Church Parish Records]]
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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==Citations for This Collection==
 
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information (often called [[Transfer_the_Information#Cite_Your_Sources|citing your sources]]). This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. 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. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.
Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/1937239/waypoints Mexico, Archdiocese of Guadalajara, Miscellaneous Marriage Records, 1605-1910]
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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.  
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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]].  
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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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.  
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'''Collection Citation''':<br>
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{{Collection citation | text= "Mexico, Archdiocese of Guadalajara, Miscellaneous Marriage Records, 1539-1939." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archivo de la Arquidiócesis de Guadalajara, Jalisco.}}<br>
  
{{Collection citation | text= "Mexico, Archdiocese of Guadalajara, Miscellaneous Marriage Records, 1605-1910." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archivo de la Arquidiócesis de Guadalajara, Jalisco.}}
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Latest revision as of 23:43, 30 January 2015

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Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

México, Arquidiócesis de Guadalajara, dispensas matrimoniales.

Record Description

This collection includes marriage dispensation records housed at the Archives of the Archdioceses of Guadalajara in Mexico from 1539 to 1939. The records are in Spanish.

A marriage dispensation was permission from a priest to overlook or forgo following some specific Catholic law pertaining to marriage. A more detailed explanation of dispensations is included in an article online at The Brick Walls website.

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

Record Content

Marriage dispensation records may contain the following information:

  • Date and place of marriage
  • Groom's name and origin
  • Names of groom's parents
  • Bride's name and origin
  • Names of bride's parents

How to Use the Collection

Search the Collection

To browse the collection by image:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images.

Search the collection by image 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.

When searching:
As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following resources:


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Citations for This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information (often called citing your sources). This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. 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. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.

Collection Citation:

"Mexico, Archdiocese of Guadalajara, Miscellaneous Marriage Records, 1539-1939." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archivo de la Arquidiócesis de Guadalajara, Jalisco.

Image Citation:

The citation for an image is available on each image in this collection by clicking Show Citation at the bottom left of the image screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Mexico, Archdiocese of Guadalajara, Miscellaneous Marriage Records, 1539-1939.

 

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