Paraguay, Miscellaneous Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
These records include two complete collections: Sección Nueva Encuadernación (Rebinding Section) and Sección Propiedades y Testamentos (Properties and Wills Section). Copies of the original records are housed at the Archivo Nacional in Asunción, Paraguay. The “Propiedades y Testamentos” section can give a brief look at the personal wealth of clerics, economic bases of resident foreigners in Paraguay, or the fortunes of a given family over a period of time.  
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These records include two complete collections: Sección Nueva Encuadernación (Rebinding Section) and Sección Propiedades y Testamentos (Properties and Wills Section). Copies of the original records are housed at the Archivo Nacional in Asunción, Paraguay. The “Propiedades y Testamentos” section can give a brief look at the personal wealth of clerics, economic bases of resident foreigners in Paraguay, or the fortunes of a given family over a period of time. The text of the records is in Spanish.
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For a list of records by document types and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2060673/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
  
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== 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.  
 
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.  
  
{{Collection citation| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Paraguay, miscellaneous records. Archivo Nacional, Asunción, Paraguay.<!--bibdescend-->}}  
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{{Collection citation | text= "Paraguay, Miscellaneous Records,1509-1977
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." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archivo Nacional, Asunción.}}  
  
 
[[Paraguay, Miscellaneous Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
 
[[Paraguay, Miscellaneous 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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'''Key genealogical facts found in most work documents may include:'''  
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<br> '''Work documents usually contain the following information:'''  
  
 
*Name of employee  
 
*Name of employee  
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*Department
 
*Department
  
'''Key genealogical facts found in most wills may include:'''  
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<br> '''Wills usually contain the following information:'''  
  
 
*Name  
 
*Name  
 
*Residence  
 
*Residence  
*Family members
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*Family members  
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*Possessions
  
'''Key genealogical facts found in most deeds may include:'''  
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<br> '''Deeds usually contain the following information:'''  
  
 
*Property owners  
 
*Property owners  
 
*Date of land sale  
 
*Date of land sale  
 
*Property description
 
*Property description
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== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
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 "Sección" category<br> ⇒ Select the "Caja, volume 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 "Section" category<br>⇒ Select the "Box, Volume 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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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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*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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*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.
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
 
*[http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/2502212 The Archivo Nacional in Asuncion, Paraguay]
 
*[http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/2502212 The Archivo Nacional in Asuncion, Paraguay]
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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*[[Paraguay Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Paraguay Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Paraguay, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Paraguay, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
 
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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/2060673/waypoints Paraguay, Miscellaneous Records, 1509-1977]
  
 
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.  
  
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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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 Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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“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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Revision as of 16:33, 4 October 2013

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Paraguay, Registros Misceláneos

Record Description

These records include two complete collections: Sección Nueva Encuadernación (Rebinding Section) and Sección Propiedades y Testamentos (Properties and Wills Section). Copies of the original records are housed at the Archivo Nacional in Asunción, Paraguay. The “Propiedades y Testamentos” section can give a brief look at the personal wealth of clerics, economic bases of resident foreigners in Paraguay, or the fortunes of a given family over a period of time. The text of the records is in Spanish.

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

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.

"Paraguay, Miscellaneous Records,1509-1977

." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archivo Nacional, Asunción.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content


Work documents usually contain the following information:

  • Name of employee
  • Proof of payment
  • Location and date
  • Salary
  • Department


Wills usually contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Residence
  • Family members
  • Possessions


Deeds usually contain the following information:

  • Property owners
  • Date of land sale
  • Property description


How to Use the Record

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒ Select the "Section" category
⇒ Select the "Box, Volume 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. Keep in mind:

  • There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
  • You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
  • Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.

Related Websites


Related Wiki Articles


Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.



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: Paraguay, Miscellaneous Records, 1509-1977

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.