Philippines, Civil Registration, Local (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known IssuesEdit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

Revision as of 15:27, 2 April 2013 by Srumphress (Talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)

Known Issues

NOTE: For a way to determine what digital records are likely to be found within a collection or how to find missing images elsewhere, see Document 114052, How to use Film Notes in the Catalog to determine the content of a final browse point in Historical Records.

NOTE: Most missing records are available on microfilm. See Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche for instructions on ordering microfilm as well as finding a local FamilySearch Center where you can view the films.

Question #1: Some records are missing. Where can they be viewed?
Answer #1: See answers below for information about known missing records and their respective film numbers, if available, or alternate online location.

  • Cebu > Naga is not listed in the Municipality/Town of Cebu. You will have to go to the Catalog section for Civil registration, 1914-1994; Naga (Cebú). Civil Registrar ( to view the available Cebu > Naga films that you can order for viewing at a FamilySearch Center.

Question #2: The Event Type and Year Range (browse point) title does not properly reflect the actual digital record content. Is there a way to determine what digital records are likely to be found within a collection?
Answer #2: The following list of known browse point discrepancies describes the event type or year range that actually exist in this collection:

  • The following browse points in Camarines Sur > Naga City > Birth registers belong in a path Cebu > Naga.
  • 1914-1921
  • 1930-1937
  • 1931-1954
  • 1937-1940
  • 1940-1949
  • 1954-1956
  • 1956-1959
  • 1959-1961
  • 1961-1963
  • 1963-1966
  • 1966-1968
    NOTE: There is no NAGA listed in the Municipality/Town of Cebu. See Answer #1.

If you encounter additional problems with this collection, feel free to report them at Please include the following information:

• If browsing this collection: please include the full path you followed to where the problem occurred. The browse path is located above the Image viewer window.
For example: Philippines, Civil Registration (Local), 1888-1982 > Camarines Sur > Naga City > Birth registers > 1914-1921 > Image 200 of 209.
• If you are reporting a technical issue: please include your operating system and browser version, such as Windows XP and Internet Explorer.

Your assistance will help ensure that future revisions will be considered.

Return to the Philippines, Local Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records) Learn More page.

Return to the Philippines, Civil Registration (Local), 1888-1982 collection at


Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.

Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).