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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
'''Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de Tlaxcalca.'''
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Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de Tlaxcalca.  
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection of parish records (such as baptism, marriage, death, and burial records) from the State of Tlaxcala includes years from about 1576 to 1989.  
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This collection of parish records (such as baptism, marriage, death, and burial records) from the State of Tlaxcala includes years from about 1576 to 1994. 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)]].
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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|title=Mexico, Tlaxcala, Catholic Church Records, 1576-1994
 
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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. <br>
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{{Collection citation| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Gobierno Eclesiástico de la Diócesis de Tlaxcala, Tlaxcala de Xicohtencatl, México. Registros parroquiales, 1576-1989. Local parish archives in the State of Tlaxcala.<!--bibdescend-->}} <br>
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Digital images of original records housed at various local Catholic Church parish archives in the State of Tlaxcala. <br>
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[[Mexico, Tlaxcala 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  ==
  
 
<gallery>
 
<gallery>
Image:Mexico Tlaxcala ccr confirmation2.jpg|Confirmation
 
 
Image:Mexico Tlaxcala ccr baptism.jpg|Baptism
 
Image:Mexico Tlaxcala ccr baptism.jpg|Baptism
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Image:Mexico Tlaxcala ccr confirmation2.jpg|Confirmation
 
Image:Mexico Tlaxcala ccr marriage.jpg|Marriage
 
Image:Mexico Tlaxcala ccr marriage.jpg|Marriage
 
Image:Mexico Tlaxcala ccr death.jpg|Death
 
Image:Mexico Tlaxcala ccr death.jpg|Death
 
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</gallery>  
  
'''The key genealogical facts found in most baptism records are:'''  
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'''Baptism or confirmation records''' may include the following:
  
*Date of baptism<br>
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*Date and place of baptism or confirmation
*Place of the event and usually the parish saint name<br>
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*Name and gender of child
*Name of the person being baptized<br>
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*Names of the parents  
*Names of the parents<br>
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*Age of the person being baptized or the person’s birth date  
*Age of the person being baptized or the person’s birth date<br>
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*Legitimacy  
*Gender<br>
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*Before 1820, social class of the parents  
*Legitimacy<br>
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*Before 1820, social class of the parents<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:'''  
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'''Marriage records''' may include the following:
  
*Date of marriage<br>
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*Date and place of marriage  
*Place of the event and usually the parish saint name<br>
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*Names of the betrothed  
*Names of the betrothed <br>
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*Names of the parents  
*Names of the parents<br>
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*Names of the witnesses  
*Names of the witnesses<br>
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*Ages and marital statuses of the betrothed  
*Ages and marital statuses of the betrothed <br>
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*Places of origin and residence of the betrothed and sometimes that of the parents  
*Places of origin and residence of the betrothed and sometimes that of the parents<br>
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*Legitimacy of the betrothed  
*Legitimacy of the betrothed<br>
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*Sometimes the race of the betrothed
 
*Sometimes the race of the betrothed
  
<br>'''The key genealogical facts found in most burial or death records are:'''  
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'''Death or burial records''' may include the following:
  
*Date of death or burial<br>
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*Date and place of death or burial  
*Place of burial or death <br>
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*Name of the deceased person  
*Name of the deceased person <br>
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*Sometimes the names of the parents or the spouse, if the deceased was married  
*Sometimes the names of the parents or the spouse, if the deceased was married <br>
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*Age of the deceased person at time of death  
*Age of the deceased person at time of death<br>
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*Place of residence or origin of the deceased person  
*Place of residence or origin of the deceased person <br>
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*Sometimes the race of the deceased
*Sometimes the race of the deceased <br>
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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 "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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=== 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.  
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'''To browse the collection by image''':<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.<br>
  
== Related Web Sites  ==
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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.
  
*[http://lists.rootsweb.ancestry.com/index/intl/MEX/MEX-TLAXCALA.html Tlaxcala Mailing List]
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=== For Help Reading These Records  ===
*[http://boards.ancestry.com/localities.northam.mexico.tlaxcala/mb.ashx Tlaxcala Message Board]
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following resources:
  
*[[Mexico Church Records|Mexico Church Records]]
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*[[Mexico Language and Languages]]
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*[[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]
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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=== Other Searches ===
  
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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=== Surrounding Localities ===
  
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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Unable to find your ancestor? Try looking through records in the surrounding localities. [[Estado de México]] is to the west, [[Hidalgo]] to the north, and [[Puebla]] to the northeast and south.  
  
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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== Related Web Sites  ==
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection ===
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*[[Tlaxcala Maps]]
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*[[Tlaxcala History]]
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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*[[Mexico Genealogy|Mexico]]
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*[[Tlaxcala]]
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*[[Mexico Church Records]]
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*[[Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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== Contributions to This Article ==
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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; that is, cite 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. <br><br>
  
“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata &gt; San Ponciano &gt; Matrimonios 1884-1886 &gt; image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clementina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Mexico, Puebla, Civil Registration, 1861-1930." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2015. Citing Catholic Church parishes, Tlaxcala.}}<br> <br> '''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
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[[Category:Mexico|Catholic]]
 
[[Category:Mexico|Catholic]]

Latest revision as of 19:17, 22 April 2015

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

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Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de Tlaxcalca.

Record Description

This collection of parish records (such as baptism, marriage, death, and burial records) from the State of Tlaxcala includes years from about 1576 to 1994. The text of the records is in Spanish.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Mexico, Tlaxcala, Catholic Church Records, 1576-1994.

Record Content

Baptism or confirmation records may include the following:

  • Date and place of baptism or confirmation
  • Name and gender of child
  • Names of the parents
  • Age of the person being baptized or the person’s birth date
  • Legitimacy
  • Before 1820, social class of the parents
  • Sometimes the person’s race

Marriage records may include the following:

  • Date and place of marriage
  • 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

Death or burial records may include the following:

  • Date and place of death or burial
  • 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

Search the Collection

To browse the collection by image:
⇒ 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 resources:

Other Searches

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Don't overlook FHL Place Mexico, Tlaxcala items or FHL Keyword Mexico, Tlaxcala items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Mexico Archives and Libraries.

Surrounding Localities

Unable to find your ancestor? Try looking through records in the surrounding localities. Estado de México is to the west, Hidalgo to the north, and Puebla to the northeast and south.

Related Web Sites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

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Citations for This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite 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, Puebla, Civil Registration, 1861-1930." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2015. Citing Catholic Church parishes, Tlaxcala.

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, Tlaxcala, Catholic Church Records, 1576-1994.

 

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