Spain, Records of Widows and Orphans of Spanish Officers (FamilySeach Historical Records)

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{{FamilySearch_Collection|CID=CID1972899 |title=Spain, Records of Widows and Orphans of Spanish Officials, 1860-1960|location=Spain|}}<br>  
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{{FamilySearch_Collection|CID=CID1972899 |title=Spain, Records of Widows and Orphans of Spanish Officials, 1833-1960|location=Spain|}}<br>  
  
 
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
  
Registro de Pensiones de Viudez y Orfandad en España.
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España, registros de viudas y húerfanos de oficiales españoles
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
Collection of digital images of pension classification records for the widows and orphans of Spanish officials. Included in many of these files are wills and birth, marriage, and death certificates. These records are handwritten in Spanish. Records are housed at the Archivo General de la Administración in Alcalá de Henares, Spain.  
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This collection will include digital images of pension classification records for the widows and orphans of Spanish officials from 1835 to 1960. Included in many of these files are wills and birth, marriage, and death certificates. These records are handwritten in Spanish. Records are housed at the Archivo General de la Administración in Alcalá de Henares, Spain.
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For an alphabetical list of names currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1972899/waypoints Browse]link from the collection landing page.  
  
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.  
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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.  
  
{{Collection citation
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{{Collection citation | text= "Spain, Records of Widows and Orphans of Spanish Officials, 1860-1960" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archivo General de la Administración, Alcalá de Henares.}}  
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Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is listed in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
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[[Spain, Pension Records of Widows and Orphans of Spanish Officials (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
  
=== Record Content  ===
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== Record Content  ==
  
Key genealogical facts found in pension records may include:  
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Image:Antonio Aytes, Spain, Records of Widows and Orphans.jpg
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Image:Diego Abad, Spain, Records of Widows and Orphans.jpg
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</gallery> '''Pension records may include the following information:'''
  
*Name of the pensioner<br>
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*Name of deceased official/pensioner  
*Names of widows  
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*Name of petitioner
*Names of orphans
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*Name of widows  
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*Names of children/orphans
  
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
Name are listed in alphabetical order in the "Browse through images" section that is listed on the initial collection page. Select the name (nombre) or date (dato) of your ancestor if they appear on the list of names, and you should see images of those records. <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 "Name on File and File Information" which takes you to the images.
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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.
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Name are listed in alphabetical order in the "Browse through images" section that is listed on the initial collection page. Select the name or date of your ancestor if they appear on the list of names, and you should see images of those records. 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.
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
[http://www.seg-social.es/Internet_1/Trabajadores/PrestacionesPension10935/Prestacionesporacto42924/Pensionesdeviudedad42925/index.htm Seguridad Social]  
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*[http://www.ancestry.com/wiki/index.php?title=Military_Records_in_Hispanic_Research Military Records in Hispanic Research]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[[Spain]]  
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*[[Spain]]  
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*[[Spain Military Records|Spain Military Records]]<br>
  
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==

Revision as of 21:02, 4 September 2013

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Contents

Title in the Language of the Records

España, registros de viudas y húerfanos de oficiales españoles

Record Description

This collection will include digital images of pension classification records for the widows and orphans of Spanish officials from 1835 to 1960. Included in many of these files are wills and birth, marriage, and death certificates. These records are handwritten in Spanish. Records are housed at the Archivo General de la Administración in Alcalá de Henares, Spain.

For an alphabetical list of names 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, Records of Widows and Orphans of Spanish Officials, 1860-1960" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archivo General de la Administración, Alcalá de Henares.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Pension records may include the following information:
  • Name of deceased official/pensioner
  • Name of petitioner
  • Name of widows
  • Names of children/orphans

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 "Name on File and File Information" 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.

Name are listed in alphabetical order in the "Browse through images" section that is listed on the initial collection page. Select the name or date of your ancestor if they appear on the list of names, and you should see images of those records. 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.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

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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.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Spain, Records of Widows and Orphans of Spanish Officials, 1860-1960", digital images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org&nbsp;: accessed 26 April 2012), Alba, Vicente - Caja 17800, Exp. 71, 1874 > Image 1 of 1; entry for Vicente de Alba, dated 25 April 1874; Spain. Social Security (Seguridad Social). Expedientes de viudas y huerfanos, 1860-1960. Archivo General de la Administración, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain.