Philippines Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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This wiki article describes a collection that is available for free online at FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site. To access the collection, see [http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1500713 Philippines Marriages]  
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==== ''This wiki article describes a collection that is available for free online at FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site. To access the collection, see ''[http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1500713 ''Philippines Marriages''] ====
  
 
== Collection Time Period  ==
 
== Collection Time Period  ==
  
This index covers events from 1585-1907.   
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This index covers events from 1585 through 1907.   
  
 
== Collection History  ==
 
== Collection History  ==
  
Volunteer indexers over thirty years extracted this information from microfilm copies of the parish registers.&nbsp;This is an index to births/christenings, marriages, and deaths/burials in parishes throughout the Philippines. It is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.<br>
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For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. This index is an index of the births or christenings; marriages; and deaths or burials throughout Philippines. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.<br>
  
=== Why Was This Collection Created  ===
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=== Why This Collection Was&nbsp;Created  ===
  
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing to accomplish its program of identifying the ancestry of mankind.  
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For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. This index is an index of the births or christenings; marriages; and deaths or burials throughout Philippines. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.  
  
 
=== Collection Reliability  ===
 
=== Collection Reliability  ===
  
Church vital records were an official source and are one of the most reliable sources of information available on those who were born, married, or died in the Philippines.&nbsp;  
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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 Philippines..&nbsp;  
  
 
== Collection Description  ==
 
== Collection Description  ==
  
Digital database of information transcribed from original records.<br>
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The index is an electronic database of information transcribed from original records.<br>
  
=== How to Use the Collection ===
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=== Record&nbsp;Content ===
  
Use this file 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.
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The key genealogical facts found in birth or christening index entries may include:<br>• Name of the child<br>• Gender<br>• Names of the parents<br>• Birth date<br>• Birthplace<br>• Christening date (if the source is a church record)<br>• Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
  
When looking for a birth/christening, search by the given name of the child, adding parents' names and as much locality information as is permitted. The reason for this procedure is that there is no surname in the original records and the indexer often assigned a surname based on the father's surname. Depending on the time and place, this may not be correct.&nbsp;
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The key genealogical facts found in marriage index entries may include:<br>• Name of bride and groom<br>• Names of the parents<br>• Marriage date<br>• Marriage place<br>• Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
  
=== Collection Content  ===
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The key genealogical facts found in death or burial index entries may include:<br>• Name of the deceased<br>• Gender<br>• Names of the parents<br>• Name of the spouse (if married)<br>• Death or burial date<br>• Death or burial place<br>• Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials&nbsp;
  
The key genealogical facts found in the index entries are:
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== How to Use the Collection  ==
  
*Name of principal person(s)
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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.
*Names for parents for those being baptized
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*Event date(s)
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*Event place
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*Collection title
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*Microfilm number and inclusive dates on the film
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In birth or christening records, if a surname is not listed for the child, the indexer often assigns the father’s surname to the child. This surname may not be correct. So if you are looking for a birth or christening, search by the given name of the child, adding parents' names and as much locality information as is permitted.&nbsp;&nbsp;  
  
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== Related Websites ==
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This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.&nbsp;
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== Related Wiki Articles ==
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[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Philippines_Church_Records Philippines Church Records]&nbsp;
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== Sources of Information for this Collection ==
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Each entry in this index has a source listed. The index may be a compilation of records from a variety of sources, including the following:<br>• Family Records<br>• Church Records<br>• Civil Registration
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==== <br>How To Cite Your Sources&nbsp;  ====
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''Instructions for citing this source can be found at: [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Cite_Your_Sources_%28Source_Footnotes%29 Cite Your Sources (Source Footnotes)]''
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====== CID1500711 marriages&nbsp;Please do not erase or change this identification number&nbsp;(Baptisms)  ======
 
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====== CID1500714 marriages Please do not erase or change this identification number (Burials)<br> ======
  
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Revision as of 20:49, 30 October 2009

Contents

This wiki article describes a collection that is available for free online at FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site. To access the collection, see Philippines Marriages

Collection Time Period

This index covers events from 1585 through 1907. 

Collection History

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

Why This Collection Was Created

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

Collection Reliability

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 Philippines.. 

Collection Description

The index is an electronic database of information transcribed from original records.

Record Content

The key genealogical facts found in birth or christening index entries may include:
• Name of the child
• Gender
• Names of the parents
• Birth date
• Birthplace
• Christening date (if the source is a church record)
• Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials

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

The key genealogical facts found in death or burial index entries may include:
• Name of the deceased
• Gender
• Names of the parents
• Name of the spouse (if married)
• Death or burial date
• Death or burial place
• Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials 

How to Use the Collection

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.

In birth or christening records, if a surname is not listed for the child, the indexer often assigns the father’s surname to the child. This surname may not be correct. So if you are looking for a birth or christening, search by the given name of the child, adding parents' names and as much locality information as is permitted.  

Related Websites

This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here. 

Related Wiki Articles

Philippines Church Records 

Sources of Information for this Collection

Each entry in this index has a source listed. The index may be a compilation of records from a variety of sources, including the following:
• Family Records
• Church Records
• Civil Registration


How To Cite Your Sources 

Instructions for citing this source can be found at: Cite Your Sources (Source Footnotes)

 


 

CID1500711 marriages Please do not erase or change this identification number (Baptisms)
CID1500713 marriages Please do not erase or change this identification number (Marriages)
CID1500714 marriages Please do not erase or change this identification number (Burials)

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