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{{Record_Search_article|CID=CID1837908 |location=Mexican|title=Mexico, State of Mexico, Catholic Church Records}}<br>  
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{{Record_Search_article|CID=CID1837908 |location=Mexican|title=Mexico, México, Catholic Church Records}}<br>  
  
 
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
  
'''Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de México, México'''
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Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de México, México  
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection contains baptism, marriage, marriage info, and death records from the state of Mexico includes the years 1567-1970.  
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This collection contains baptism, marriage, marriage info, and death records from the state of Mexico includes the years 1567-1970. The text of the records is in Spanish.  
  
 
For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article [[Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
 
For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article [[Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
  
For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1837908/waypoints Browse].
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For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1837908/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
 
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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
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| text=Archbishoprics and Dioceses in Mexico. Mexico, Mexico, Catholic church records. Catholic parishes throughout Mexico.}}
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Digital images of original records housed at various Catholic Church archive repositories throughout the State of Mexico, Mexico.
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[[Mexico, Mexico 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  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
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'''These baptism records usually contain the following information:'''  
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'''Baptism records usually contain the following information:'''  
  
 
*Date and place of baptism  
 
*Date and place of baptism  
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*Sometimes, the person’s race
 
*Sometimes, the person’s race
  
'''These confirmation records usually contain the following information:'''  
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'''Confirmation records usually contain the following information:'''  
  
 
*Child's name, age and origin  
 
*Child's name, age and origin  
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*Godparents' names
 
*Godparents' names
  
'''These marriage records usually contain the following information:'''  
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'''Marriage records usually contain the following information:'''  
  
 
*Marriage date and place  
 
*Marriage date and place  
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*Witnesses' names, origin, residence, age, marital status, occupation and length of association with the couple.
 
*Witnesses' names, origin, residence, age, marital status, occupation and length of association with the couple.
  
'''These death records usually contain the following information:'''  
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'''Death records usually contain the following information:'''  
  
 
*Name and age of the deceased  
 
*Name and age of the deceased  
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== How to Use the Records  ==
 
== How to Use the Records  ==
  
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 "Nombre de Ciudad/Pueblo" category<br>⇒ Select the "Nombre de Parroquia" category<br>⇒ Select the "Tipo de registro y años" category which takes you to the images.  
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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 "City or Town" category<br>⇒ Select the "Parish" category<br>⇒ Select the "Record Type and Years" 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.  
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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.  
  
== Known Issues with This Collecton ==
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==== For Help Reading These Records ====
  
{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Mexico, Mexico State Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.  
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These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:
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*[[Mexico Language and Languages]] <br>
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*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
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== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
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{{HR Known Issues}}For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [[Mexico, México, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues|Wiki article]]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.  
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
*[http://www.houstonculture.org/hispanic/research.html Mexican Genealogical Research]
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[http://www.houstonculture.org/hispanic/research.html Mexican Genealogical Research]  
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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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/1837908/waypoints Mexico, México, Catholic Church Records]
  
 
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.  
 
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]].  
 
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  ===
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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.
  
“Mexico, State of Mexico, Catholic Church Records,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 22 June 2012), Cacalomacan &gt; Asuncion &gt; Bautismos 1915-1942; image 1 of 483 images, Ana Romero, 1915; citing Parroquia de Cacalomacan, Mexico, Mexico.  
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{{Collection citation | text= "Mexico, México, Catholic Church Records." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}
  
[[Category:Mexico|Catholic]]
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Digital images of original records housed at various Catholic Church archive repositories throughout the State of Mexico, Mexico.

Latest revision as of 15:47, 13 March 2014

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Records

Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de México, México

Record Description

This collection contains baptism, marriage, marriage info, and death records from the state of Mexico includes the years 1567-1970. The text of the records is in Spanish.

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

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

Record Content

Baptism records usually contain the following information:

  • Date and place of baptism
  • Child's name and gender
  • Child's date and place of birth
  • Legitimacy
  • Names of the parents
  • Godparents
  • Before 1820, social class of the parents
  • Sometimes, the person’s race

Confirmation records usually contain the following information:

  • Child's name, age and origin
  • Date and place of confirmation
  • Godparents' names

Marriage records usually contain the following information:

  • Marriage date and place
  • Groom and Bride's names, marital status, occupation, age, origin and residence
  • Groom and Bride's birth and baptism date and place
  • Parents' names
  • Legitimacy
  • Witnesses' names, origin, residence, age, marital status, occupation and length of association with the couple.

Death records usually contain the following information:

  • Name and age of the deceased
  • Name of spouse and children
  • Cause and date of death
  • Burial location

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 "City or Town" category
⇒ Select the "Parish" category
⇒ 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.

For Help Reading These Records

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

Known Issues with This Collection

Important.png Problems with this collection?
See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

Related Websites

Mexican Genealogical Research

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: Mexico, México, Catholic Church Records

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.

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 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.

"Mexico, México, Catholic Church Records." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013.

Digital images of original records housed at various Catholic Church archive repositories throughout the State of Mexico, Mexico.


 

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