Spain, Province of Cádiz, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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This collection includes civil registration records for the cities of Puerto Real and Jimena de la Frontera. The records include civil registration births, death certifications signed by doctors, and marriage files. The original records were housed in the Historical Provincial Archive of Cádiz, in Spain. Additional images will be published as they become available.  
 
This collection includes civil registration records for the cities of Puerto Real and Jimena de la Frontera. The records include civil registration births, death certifications signed by doctors, and marriage files. The original records were housed in the Historical Provincial Archive of Cádiz, in Spain. Additional images will be published as they become available.  
  
For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2064496/waypoints Browse].  
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For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2064496/waypoints Browse]link from the collection landing page.  
  
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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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.  
 
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 = <!--bibdescbegin-->Spain, Cadiz, Civil Registration Records. Historical Provincial Archive of Cádiz, Spain.<!--bibdescend-->}}  
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{{Collection citation | text= "Spain, Cádiz, Civil Registration Records, 1870-1960" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}  
  
 
[[Spain, Cádiz, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
 
[[Spain, Cádiz, 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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'''The key genealogical facts found in most birth records are:'''  
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'''These birth records usually contain the following information:'''  
  
*Name of child  
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*Declarant's name, age, origin, and occupation
*Date of birth  
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*Declarant's civil status, residence and relationship to child
*Time of birth
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*Name and gender of child  
*Place of birth
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*Child' date and place of birth  
*Legitimacy
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*Parents' names and age
*Parents’ names and place of origin
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*Parents' civil status, occupation, origin and residence
*Paternal grandparents’ names and place of origin
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*Names of paternal grandparents
*Maternal grandparents’ names and place of origin
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*Names of maternal grandparents
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*Names of godparents
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*Names of witnesses
  
'''The key genealogical facts found in most marriage records are:'''  
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'''These marriage records usually contain the following information:'''  
  
*Place and date of registration
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*Date and place of marriage
*Name of groom  
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*Name and age of groom  
*Groom’s place of origin
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*Groom's civil status and residence
*Groom’s age
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*Names of groom's parents
*Groom’s marital status  
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*Name and age of bride  
*Groom’s occupation
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*Bride’s civil status and residence
*Name of bride  
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*Names of bride's parents
*Bride’s place of origin
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*Bride’s age
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*Bride’s marital status  
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*Place of their residence
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*Groom’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father
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*Bride’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most death records are:'''  
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'''These death records usually contain the following information:'''  
  
*Place and date of death  
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*Date, time and place of death  
*Name of deceased person
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*Name and age of deceased  
*Deceased place of origin
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*Origin and residence of deceased
*Deceased age at time of death
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*Deceased marital status
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*Deceased occupation
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*Cause of death  
 
*Cause of death  
*Deceased place of residence  
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*Declarant's name, age, civil status and residence  
*Place of burial
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*Relationship to deceased
*Parents’ names
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*Burial information
  
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
'''To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:'''<br>⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br>⇒Select the "Provincia" category<br>⇒Select the “Ciudad o municipio” category<br>⇒Select the "Parroquia" category<br>⇒Select the "Tipo de registro y años" category which takes you to the images<br>  
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To search the collection 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 “City or Municipality” category <br> ⇒Select the "Parish" category <br> ⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images <br>  
  
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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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. Keep in mind:
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*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
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*Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.
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== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
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If you encounter problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.  
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==

Revision as of 20:06, 30 July 2013

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

España, Cádiz, Registro Civil

Record Description

This Collection will include records from 1870 to 1960.

This collection includes civil registration records for the cities of Puerto Real and Jimena de la Frontera. The records include civil registration births, death certifications signed by doctors, and marriage files. The original records were housed in the Historical Provincial Archive of Cádiz, in Spain. Additional images will be published as they become available.

For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the Browselink from the collection landing page.

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.

"Spain, Cádiz, Civil Registration Records, 1870-1960" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

These birth records usually contain the following information:

  • Declarant's name, age, origin, and occupation
  • Declarant's civil status, residence and relationship to child
  • Name and gender of child
  • Child' date and place of birth
  • Parents' names and age
  • Parents' civil status, occupation, origin and residence
  • Names of paternal grandparents
  • Names of maternal grandparents
  • Names of godparents
  • Names of witnesses

These marriage records usually contain the following information:

  • Date and place of marriage
  • Name and age of groom
  • Groom's civil status and residence
  • Names of groom's parents
  • Name and age of bride
  • Bride’s civil status and residence
  • Names of bride's parents

These death records usually contain the following information:

  • Date, time and place of death
  • Name and age of deceased
  • Origin and residence of deceased
  • Cause of death
  • Declarant's name, age, civil status and residence
  • Relationship to deceased
  • Burial information

How to Use the Record

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Province" category
⇒Select the “City or Municipality” category
⇒Select the "Parish" category
⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" 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. Keep in mind:

  • There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
  • You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
  • Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.

Known Issues with This Collection

If you encounter problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

Related Websites

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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

“Spain, Cádiz, Civil Registration Records, 1870-1960,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1971-27130-1585-98?cc=2064496&wc=MMYD-M1P:n1438819363: accessed 17 September, 2012), Cadiz > Jimena de la Frontera > Defunciones 1911-1912 > image 108 of 504 images, Ysabel Duarte Alvarer, 1912; citing Jimena de la Frontera civil registration, deaths. Jimena de la Frontera, Cadiz, Spain.