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Paraguay, Registros Misceláneos
These records include two complete collections: "Sección Nueva Encuadernación" and "Sección Propiedades y Testamentos." 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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- Paraguay, miscellaneous records. Archivo Nacional, Asunción, Paraguay.
Key genealogical facts found in most wills may include:
Key genealogical facts found in most deeds may include:
- Property owners
- Date of land sale
- Property description
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- Paraguay Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)
- Paraguay, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > 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.