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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
'''Registro Civil de Puno, Peru'''
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Peru, Puno, Registro Civil
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection includes births, marriages, deaths, and indexes created by civil registration offices in the department of Puno, Peru. Some of these records have been indexed and are available for search. Additional images and indexed records will be published as they become available.  
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This collection includes births, marriages, deaths, and indexes created by civil registration offices in the department of Puno, Peru for the years 1890-2005. Some of these records have been indexed and are available for search.  
  
For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/1979428/waypoints Browse].  
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The records are in Spanish; see the section "For Help Reading these Records" for access to translation helps.  
  
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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Additional images and indexed records will be published as they become available.
  
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.
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[[Peru, Puno, Civil Registration (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  ==
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The information in each record varies by year.
  
 
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most birth records are:'''  
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'''Birth records''' may include the following information:
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*Date and place of registration
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*Name and gender of child
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*Date, time, and place of birth
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*Legitimacy
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*Religious affiliation
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*Parents’ names, ages, origin, and residence
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*Presenter's name, age, civil status, occupation, origin, and residence
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*Witnesses' name, age, civil status, and residence
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*Sometimes, grandparents’ names
  
*Place and date of registration
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*Name of child and gender
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*Date, time and place of birth
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*Parents’ names, age, nationality, origin and residence
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== &nbsp;How to Use the Record ==
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Image:Peru, Puno, Civil Registration (PPQ12-0048)DGS100370403Image27Marriage.jpg|Marriage Record  
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To search the collection using the index: Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.
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'''Marriage records''' may include the following:  
Keep in mind:
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*Date and place of registration
*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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*Names of the bride and groom
*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
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*Date and place of marriage
*Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.
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*Groom's age, civil status, nationality, race and occupation
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*Names of groom's parents, origin, and residence
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*Bride's age, civil status, nationality, race, and occupation
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*Names of bride's parents, origin, and residence
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*Bride and groom's religious affiliation
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*Names, residence, and ages of witnesses
  
For tips about searching on-line collections see the on-line video at [http://broadcast.lds.org/familysearch/2011-12-03-familysearch-search-tips-1000k-eng.mp4 FamilySearch Search Tips].
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Image:Peru, Puno, Civil Registration (PPQ12-0048)DGS100323130Image35Death.jpg|Death Record
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To search the collection using the browse, you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒Select the "Province" category <br>⇒Select the "District or Municipality" category <br>⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images.<br>
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'''Death records''' may include:
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*Time, date, and place of registration
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*Name, gender, and age of the deceased (keep in mind that death records for women may be under their married name)
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*Cause of death
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*Date, place, and time of death
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*Civil status, and occupation of deceased
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*Nationality, origin, and residence of deceased
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*Parents' names of deceased if a minor
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*Presenter's name, age , and occupation
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*Presenter's origin, nationality, and residence
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*Names of witnesses
  
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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== How to Use the Record  ==
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Some record sets have indexes; these indexes were created at the end of the year. Copy errors could have been made in the index, so you want to find the actual record to verify the information is correct. Using the index is a helpful way to find the actual record.
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See the sections below for tips and uses for searching and finding the record of your ancestor in this collection and using the information in the record.
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If you are unable to find a record for your ancestor in this collection, see the corresponding section below.
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=== Search the Collection ===
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'''To search by index:'''<br> Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.
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'''To search by image:'''<br> To search the collection using the browse, you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒Select the "Province" category <br> ⇒Select the "District or Municipality" category <br> ⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images.<br>
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Look at the image and compare the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.  
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'''When searching:''' As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence, age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.
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=== For Help Reading These Records ===
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These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records see the following guides:
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*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?fq=place%3A%22Spain%22 Reading Spanish handwritten records]
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/Spanish/en/welcome.aspx Script tutorial for Spanish]
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=== Using the Information ===
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To learn more about using the information in civil records, view these lessons for free:
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/encontre-este-registro-y-ahora-que/894 Encontré este registro ¿y ahora qué?] - Spanish
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/documentos-esenciales-para-buscar-a-sus-antepasados/587 Documentos esenciales para buscar a sus antepasados] - Spanish
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/tesoros-ocultos-en-los-registros-originales/914 Tesoros ocultos en los registros originales] - Spanish
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/y-ahora-que-como-hacer-la-investigacion-genealogica/893 ¿Y ahora qué? Cómo hacer la investigación genealógica] - Spanish
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=== Tips to Keep in Mind  ===
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When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
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For death records, the information in records is usually reliable, but depends upon the knowledge of the informant.
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Regarding marriage and death records, name changes, shortened names, or nicknames may have been used by your ancestors, so pay attention to other relationships (parents, spouse, siblings, children, etc.) that can confirm whether you have the right person/record.
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Continue to search the marriage records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives of the bride and groom who may have married in the same county or nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family or even the second marriage of a parent. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify.
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Continue to search the indexes and records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have lived in the same area or a nearby area.
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=== Unable to Find your Ancestor?  ===
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A boundary change could have occurred and the record of your ancestor is now in a neighboring region. These regions neighbor Puno:
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*Madre de Dios to the north,
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*Cusco and Arequipa on the west,
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*Moquegua on the southwest, and
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*Tacna to the south.
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Church records are also a good substitute when birth, marriage, and death records can’t be found or are unavailable.
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*[[Peru Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Peru Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Peru Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Peru Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Peru Church Records]]
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Or your ancestor immigrated to another country. Search the records of nearby areas or immigration/emigration records:
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[[Peru Emigration and Immigration]]
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
*[http://www.worldgenweb.org/~perwgw/ Peru WorldGen Web]
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[https://catalyst.library.jhu.edu/?q=Incas+Peru+Cuzco+%22Kings+and+rulers%22+Genealogy&search_field=subject Incas Peru Cusco] [http://www.worldgenweb.org/~perwgw/ Peru WorldGen Web]  
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
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*[[Peru Civil Registration]]
 
*[[Peru Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Peru Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Peru Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Peru Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
*[[Peru Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Peru Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Peru]]
  
 
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
  
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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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found it. This will help you or others to find the same record again.  
  
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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Keep track of records where you did not find information about your ancestor so you and others will not waste time looking through these records in the future.  
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
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<br> “Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” index and 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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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= "Peru, Puno, Civil Registration, 1890-2005." Index and Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Regional Archives, Puno, Pero.}}

Latest revision as of 21:14, 23 June 2014

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Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Peru, Puno, Registro Civil

Record Description

This collection includes births, marriages, deaths, and indexes created by civil registration offices in the department of Puno, Peru for the years 1890-2005. Some of these records have been indexed and are available for search.

The records are in Spanish; see the section "For Help Reading these Records" for access to translation helps.

Additional images and indexed records will be published as they become available.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Peru, Puno, Civil Registration, 1890-2005.

Record Content

The information in each record varies by year.

Birth records may include the following information:

  • Date and place of registration
  • Name and gender of child
  • Date, time, and place of birth
  • Legitimacy
  • Religious affiliation
  • Parents’ names, ages, origin, and residence
  • Presenter's name, age, civil status, occupation, origin, and residence
  • Witnesses' name, age, civil status, and residence
  • Sometimes, grandparents’ names

Marriage records may include the following:

  • Date and place of registration
  • Names of the bride and groom
  • Date and place of marriage
  • Groom's age, civil status, nationality, race and occupation
  • Names of groom's parents, origin, and residence
  • Bride's age, civil status, nationality, race, and occupation
  • Names of bride's parents, origin, and residence
  • Bride and groom's religious affiliation
  • Names, residence, and ages of witnesses

Death records may include:

  • Time, date, and place of registration
  • Name, gender, and age of the deceased (keep in mind that death records for women may be under their married name)
  • Cause of death
  • Date, place, and time of death
  • Civil status, and occupation of deceased
  • Nationality, origin, and residence of deceased
  • Parents' names of deceased if a minor
  • Presenter's name, age , and occupation
  • Presenter's origin, nationality, and residence
  • Names of witnesses

How to Use the Record

Some record sets have indexes; these indexes were created at the end of the year. Copy errors could have been made in the index, so you want to find the actual record to verify the information is correct. Using the index is a helpful way to find the actual record.

See the sections below for tips and uses for searching and finding the record of your ancestor in this collection and using the information in the record.

If you are unable to find a record for your ancestor in this collection, see the corresponding section below.

Search the Collection

To search by index:
Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.

To search by image:
To search the collection using the browse, you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Province" category
⇒Select the "District or Municipality" category
⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images.

Look at the image and compare the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

When searching: As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence, age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records see the following guides:

Using the Information

To learn more about using the information in civil records, view these lessons for free:

Tips to Keep in Mind

When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.

For death records, the information in records is usually reliable, but depends upon the knowledge of the informant.

Regarding marriage and death records, name changes, shortened names, or nicknames may have been used by your ancestors, so pay attention to other relationships (parents, spouse, siblings, children, etc.) that can confirm whether you have the right person/record.

Continue to search the marriage records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives of the bride and groom who may have married in the same county or nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family or even the second marriage of a parent. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify.

Continue to search the indexes and records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have lived in the same area or a nearby area.

Unable to Find your Ancestor?

A boundary change could have occurred and the record of your ancestor is now in a neighboring region. These regions neighbor Puno:

  • Madre de Dios to the north,
  • Cusco and Arequipa on the west,
  • Moquegua on the southwest, and
  • Tacna to the south.

Church records are also a good substitute when birth, marriage, and death records can’t be found or are unavailable.

Or your ancestor immigrated to another country. Search the records of nearby areas or immigration/emigration records:

Peru Emigration and Immigration

Related Websites

Incas Peru Cusco Peru WorldGen Web

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found it. This will help you or others to find the same record again.

Keep track of records where you did not find information about your ancestor so you and others will not waste time looking through these records in the future.

Citation for This Collection

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 Peru, Puno, Civil Registration, 1890-2005.

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.

"Peru, Puno, Civil Registration, 1890-2005." Index and Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Regional Archives, Puno, Pero.

 

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