Poland Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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==== ''This wiki article describes a collection that is scheduled to become available for free online at FamilySearch Record Search.'' ====
  
== <br>Collection Time Period  ==
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== Collection Time Period  ==
  
This index covers events from 1769 through 1894.
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This index covers events from 1769 through 1894.  
  
 
== Collection History  ==
 
== 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 Poland. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.
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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 Poland. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.  
  
 
=== Why This Collection Was Created  ===
 
=== Why This Collection Was Created  ===
  
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing of this collection to help individuals find information about their ancestors.
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored the indexing of this collection to help individuals find information about their ancestors.  
  
 
=== Collection Reliability  ===
 
=== 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 Poland.
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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 Poland.  
  
 
== Collection Description  ==
 
== Collection Description  ==
  
The index is an electronic database of information transcribed from original records.
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The index is an electronic database of information transcribed from original records.  
  
 
=== Collection Content  ===
 
=== Collection Content  ===
  
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
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The key genealogical facts found in birth or christening index entries may include:
  
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
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*Name of the child
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*Gender
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*Names of the parents
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*Birth date
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*Birthplace
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*Christening date (if the source is a church record)
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*Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
  
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
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The key genealogical facts found in marriage index entries may include:
  
== How to Use the Collection  ==
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*Name of bride and groom
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*Names of the parents
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*Marriage date
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*Marriage place
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*Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
  
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.
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The key genealogical facts found in death or burial index entries may include:
  
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.
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*Name of the deceased
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*Gender
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*Names of the parents
 +
*Name of the spouse (if married)
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*Death or burial date
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*Death or burial place
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*Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
  
== Related Websites ==
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== How to Use the Collection  ==
  
<br>This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.  
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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.  
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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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.
  
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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.
  
== Sources of Information for this Collection ==
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
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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[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Poland_Church_Records Poland Church Records]
  
==== How to Cite This Source ====
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== Sources of&nbsp;This Collection  ==
  
Instructions for citing this source can be found at: Cite Your Sources (Source Footnotes)
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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:
  
====== CID1708696 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Baptisms) ======
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*Family Records
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*Church Records
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*Civil Registration
  
====== CID1771013 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Marriages) ======
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==== How to Cite This Source  ====
  
====== CID1771012 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Burials) ======
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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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====== CID1708696 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Baptisms)  ======
  
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====== CID1771013 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Marriages)  ======
  
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====== CID1771012 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Burials)  ======
  
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Revision as of 21:16, 31 December 2009

Contents

This wiki article describes a collection that is scheduled to become available for free online at FamilySearch Record Search.

Collection Time Period

This index covers events from 1769 through 1894.

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 Poland. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.

Why This Collection Was Created

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

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 Poland.

Collection Description

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

Collection 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

Poland Church Records

Sources of 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 This Source

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

CID1708696 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Baptisms)
CID1771013 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Marriages)
CID1771012 Please do not erase or change this identification number (Burials)

What’s this?