Paraguay Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(fixed citation)
(ofsp)
Line 37: Line 37:
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may 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-->Genealogical Society of Utah. Paraguay, Marriages. Index based on data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.<!--bibdescend-->}}  
 
{{Collection citation| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Genealogical Society of Utah. Paraguay, Marriages. Index based on data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.<!--bibdescend-->}}  
Line 61: Line 61:
 
Most of these records date from the time period indicated in the columns below; however, there may be records before and after these dates. Record counts where the locality information was incomplete are included below under the country name. Because of this, you may wish to search only by country.  
 
Most of these records date from the time period indicated in the columns below; however, there may be records before and after these dates. Record counts where the locality information was incomplete are included below under the country name. Because of this, you may wish to search only by country.  
  
As this is an index of records compiled from various sources, it is strongly recommended that you verify the information in original records. Due to privacy laws not all records may be displayed.<br>  
+
As this is an index of records compiled from various sources, it is strongly recommended that you verify the information in original records. Due to privacy laws not all records may be displayed.<br>
  
<br>  
+
<br>
  
 
{| border="3"
 
{| border="3"
 
|-
 
|-
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Locality'''  
+
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" align="center" | '''Locality'''  
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Baptisms, 1800-1930'''  
+
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" align="center" | '''Baptisms, 1800-1930'''  
| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Marriages, 1800-1900'''
+
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" align="center" | '''Marriages, 1800-1900'''
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Asunción  
 
| Asunción  
Line 121: Line 121:
 
== Related Web Sites  ==
 
== Related Web Sites  ==
  
[http://www.cyndislist.com/centralsouthamerica.htm Cyndi's List - Central &amp; South America] {{Incomplete Section}} The section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.
+
[http://www.cyndislist.com/centralsouthamerica.htm Cyndi's List - Central &amp; South America]  
 +
 
 +
{{Incomplete Section}}  
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
Line 137: Line 139:
 
When you copy information from a record, you should also 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 also 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]].
+
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  ===
 
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===

Revision as of 17:40, 29 August 2012

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.
Access the records: Paraguay, Marriages, 1800-1900 .

Contents

Record Description

This index is an electronic database of information. The entries are primarily from the International Genealogical Index (IGI) along with some entries derived from compiled and original records such as:

  • Family Records
  • Church Records
  • Civil Registration

It may also include indexes generated by the internet indexing project sponsored by the LDS Church.

There may be entries that cite a specific source such as the following:

  • "Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850: a Family Register for the People" by James Arnold
  • "Paul Dingwell Genealogical Collection" by Paul Dingwell
  • A county or state vital record registration

These entries are in this collection for one of the following reasons:

  • They were submitted by private individuals to the LDS Church and as such are part of the IGI resulting in their inclusion in this index.
  • They have been indexed through the internet indexing project sponsored by the LDS Church. If this is the case, the index they are a part of has been included as part of this database.

The Vital Record Index databases are not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records although some sub-indexes (an index to a set of records within the database) have been found. When we identify a sub-index, we remove it from the database and post it separately on FamilySearch under its appropriate title.

For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. This is an index of some marriages; and deaths or burials throughout Paraguay. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region. 

This collection includes the years 1800 through 1900. 

This index is not complete for any particular place or region.

Church records and civil registration were official records and are some of the most reliable sources of information available for those who were born, married, or died in Paraguay.

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.

Genealogical Society of Utah. Paraguay, Marriages. Index based on data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.

This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

The key genealogical facts found in marriage index entries may include:

  • Name of bride and groom
  • Names of the parents
  • Marriage date
  • Marriage place
  • Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials

Coverage Table

This collection is a partial index of records for the localities listed below as of April 2010. The table below shows the number of records by locality. Localities not listed may not have any records in this collection.

Most of these records date from the time period indicated in the columns below; however, there may be records before and after these dates. Record counts where the locality information was incomplete are included below under the country name. Because of this, you may wish to search only by country.

As this is an index of records compiled from various sources, it is strongly recommended that you verify the information in original records. Due to privacy laws not all records may be displayed.


Locality Baptisms, 1800-1930 Marriages, 1800-1900
Asunción 25,305 0
Central 11,614 715
Cordillera 22,191 4,778
Ñeembucú 8,499 813
Paraguarí 24,674 5,453
Paraguay 206 306
San Pedro 8,848 2,335
Totals 101,337 14,400

How to Use the Record

Use this index to help you learn more about your ancestors. The information could help you identify family relationships and lineages as well as direct you to original records of your ancestors, which may contain additional information.

Finding the Original Source for an Entry in This Collection

Each entry in this index has a source listed which includes a batch number. You will need to trace the batch number for the individual entry to learn its source. Please see the following wiki articles for more information on batch numbers:

If an FHL film number is given in the entry for your ancestor, search for it in the Family History Library Catalog.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing of this collection to help individuals find information about their ancestors.

Related Web Sites

Cyndi's List - Central & South America

Related Wiki Articles

Apóstol, Cuahimalpa, Distrito Federal, Mexico, film number 0227023

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should also 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 Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Paraguay, Marriages, 1800-1900," index,FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F2B1-9ZQ&nbsp;: accessed 7 June 2012), Simeon Rodriguez, 1883; citing Marriage Records, FHL microfilm 378140; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.