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

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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
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España, Cádiz, Registro Civil
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
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.  
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This Collection will include records from 1870 to 1960.  
  
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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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. The text of the records is in Spanish. Additional images will be published as they become available.  
  
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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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.  
 
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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.  
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{{Collection citation| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Spain, Cadiz, Civil Registration Records. Historical Provincial Archive of Cádiz, Spain.<!--bibdescend-->}}
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[[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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== Record Content  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
  
'''The key genealogical facts found in most birth records are:'''
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Image:Spain, cadiz, cr, births.jpg|Birth
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Image:Spain cadiz civil registration marriage.jpg|Marriage
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Image:Spain cadiz civil registration death front.jpg|Death - front
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Image:Spain cadiz civil registration death back.jpg|Death - back
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*Name of child
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'''Birth records usually contain the following information:'''
*Date of birth
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*Time of birth
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*Place of birth
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*Legitimacy
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*Parents’ names and place of origin
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*Paternal grandparents’ names and place of origin
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*Maternal grandparents’ names and place of origin
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most marriage records are:'''  
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*Declarant's name, age, origin, and occupation
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*Declarant's civil status, residence and relationship to child
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*Name and gender of child
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*Child' date and place of birth
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*Parents' names and age
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*Parents' civil status, occupation, origin and residence
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*Names of paternal grandparents
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*Names of maternal grandparents
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*Names of godparents
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*Names of witnesses
  
*Place and date of registration
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'''Marriage records usually contain the following information:'''
*Name of groom
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*Groom’s place of origin
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*Groom’s age
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*Groom’s marital status
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*Groom’s occupation
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*Name of bride
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*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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*Date and place of marriage
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*Name and age of groom
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*Groom's civil status and residence
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*Names of groom's parents
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*Name and age of bride
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*Bride’s civil status and residence
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*Names of bride's parents
  
*Place and date of death  
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'''Death records usually contain the following information:'''
*Name of deceased person
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*Deceased place of origin
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*Date, time and place of death  
*Deceased age at time of death
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*Name and age of deceased  
*Deceased marital status
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*Origin and residence of deceased
*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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==== For Help Reading These Records  ====
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These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:
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[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
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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  ==
  
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*[http://www.barbsnow.net/Spain.htm Guide to Researching Spanish Ancestors]
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*[http://www.juntadeandalucia.es/cultura/archivos/ahpcadiz Archivo Histórico Provincial de Cádiz]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
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*[[Spain Civil Registration - Vital Records]]
 
*[[Spain, Cádiz Province Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Spain, Cádiz Province Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Spain, Cadiz Notary Public Wills (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Spain, Cadiz Notary Public Wills (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the “Show Citation” box. [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/2064496/waypoints, Spain, Province of Cádiz, Civil Registration, 1870-1960]
  
 
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.  
 
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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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
 
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
{{Incomplete Citations}}
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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.  
 
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” 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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{{Collection citation | text= "Spain, Cádiz, Civil Registration Records, 1870-1960" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}

Revision as of 17:49, 19 December 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. The text of the records is in Spanish. 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.

Record Content

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

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

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.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:

Spanish Genealogical Word List

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

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the “Show Citation” box. Spain, Province of Cádiz, Civil Registration, 1870-1960

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.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

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.