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Title in the Language of the Record

Registro Civil del Departamento de Huánuco, Perú.

Record Description

This is a collection of civil registration records of births, marriages, and deaths for the years 1889 to 1997 from localities in the department of Huánuco, Peru.

The Department of Huanuco includes the following provinces:

  • Ambo
  • Dos de Mayo
  • Huacaybamba
  • Huamalies
  • Huanuco
  • Lauricocha
  • Leoncio Prado
  • Marañon
  • Pachitea
  • Puerto Inca
  • Yarowilca

Some of these provinces may not be represented completely in the FamilySearch website, but images and data will continue to be published as they become available. All the records were handwritten in Spanish, earlier records in narrative style and later ones in formatted registers. If you have more descriptive information about these records, please help us by supplying appropriate information here.

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

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.

Perú. Oficinas del Registro Nacional de Identificación y Estado Civil del Departamento de Huánuco. Registros civiles, 1889-1997. Archivo Regional de Huánuco, Huánuco, Perú.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

These baptismal records usually contain the following information:
  • Name of civil registration office
  • Name and gender of child
  • Date, place and time of birth
  • Father's name, age and occupation
  • Father's origin, nationality and residence
  • Mother's name, age and occupation
  • Mother's origin, nationality and residence
  • Name of person making the registration
  • Declarant's age, occupation, origin, nationality and residence


These marriage records usually contain the following information:

  • Date, place, and time of marriage
  • Names of bride and groom
  • Groom's age, civil status, residence, origin and nationality
  • Names of groom's parents and their nationality
  • Bride's age, civil status, residence, origin and nationality
  • Names of bride's parents and their nationality
  • Names of witnesses, their age(s) and residence(s)


These death records usually contain the following information:

  • Date and place of registration
  • Name, age and gender of deceased
  • Civil status, occupation and residence of deceased
  • Origin and nationality of deceased
  • Date, time and place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Name of person making the registration
  • Declarant's age, occupation, origin, nationality and residence

How to Use the Record

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⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Provincia" category
⇒Select the "Distrito o municipalidad" category
⇒Select the "Tipo de registro y años" 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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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

“Peru, Huánuco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1961-29832-34464-97?cc=1983330&wc=MMTS-QNC:1132808754 : accessed 31 July, 2012), Ambo > San Rafael > Defunciones 1995 ago - 1997 ene; image 56 of 83 images, Dany Nandito Ramos Huamali, 1996; citing Concejo Distrital de San Rafael, Chacatama, San Rafael, Ambo, Peru.


 

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