Spain, Province of Cádiz, Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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{{FamilySearch_Collection|CID=CID2015325 |title=Spain, Province of Cádiz, Municipal Records, 1784-1931|location=Spain}}<br>  
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{{FamilySearch_Collection|CID=CID2015325 |title=Spain, Province of Cádiz, Municipal Records, 1784-1951|location=Spain}}<br>  
  
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
'''Registros Municipales de la Provincia de Cádiz, España'''
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Registros Municipales de la Provincia de Cádiz, España  
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This collection will include records from 1784-1931. The collection is being published as images become available.  
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This collection will include records from 1784-1931. The text of the records is in Spanish. The collection is being published as images become available.  
  
 
This collection includes civil registration, census, military and hidalguías (nobility) records in the cities and parishes of Arcos de la Frontera, Bornos, Cádiz, Espera, Gilbratar, Jerez de la Frontera, Medina Sidonia, Puerto de Santa María, Puerto Real, Rota, San Fernando, Tarifa, Vejer de la Frontera, Villamartín.  
 
This collection includes civil registration, census, military and hidalguías (nobility) records in the cities and parishes of Arcos de la Frontera, Bornos, Cádiz, Espera, Gilbratar, Jerez de la Frontera, Medina Sidonia, Puerto de Santa María, Puerto Real, Rota, San Fernando, Tarifa, Vejer de la Frontera, Villamartín.  
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For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/2015325/waypoints Browse]link from the collection landing page.  
 
For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/2015325/waypoints Browse]link 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.
 
 
{{Collection citation | text= "Spain, Province of Cádiz, Municipal Records, 1784-1931." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}
 
 
[[Spain, Cádiz Province Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
 
  
 
== Record Content  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
  
 
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Image:Spain, cadiz, municipal records2.JPG
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Image:Spain, cadiz, municipal records2.JPG|Municipal Record
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Image:Spain, cadiz, municipal records.JPG|Military Record
 
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'''These municipal records may contain the following information:''' <br>  
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'''Municipal records may contain the following information:''' <br>  
  
 
*Name(s)  
 
*Name(s)  
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*Parents’ names
 
*Parents’ names
  
'''These census records usually contain the following information:'''  
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'''Census records usually contain the following information:'''  
  
 
*Names  
 
*Names  
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*Nationality or place of origin
 
*Nationality or place of origin
  
'''These military draft records may contain the following information:'''  
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'''Military draft records may contain the following information:'''  
  
 
*Name and age of draftee/soldier  
 
*Name and age of draftee/soldier  
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== 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 Ciudad o municipio <br>⇒ Select the Parroquia <br>⇒ Select the Tipo de registro y años which takes you to the images.  
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To search this collection, it would be helpful to know the following information: To begin your search, it is helpful to know the name and some other identifying information such as the birth place or birth date.  
  
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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==== Search the Collection  ====
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Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.
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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 "City or Municipality" <br> ⇒Select the "Parish" <br> ⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" 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. 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]]
  
 
== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
 
== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
*[http://barbsnow.net/Spain.htm Researching Spanish Ancestors]
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[http://barbsnow.net/Spain.htm Researching Spanish Ancestors]  
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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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/2015325/waypoints, Spain, Province of Cádiz, Municipal Records, 1784-1951]
  
 
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.  
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch 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  ===
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=== 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.
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{{Collection citation | text= "Spain, Province of Cádiz, Municipal Records, 1784-1931." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}
  
"Spain, Province of Cadiz, Municipal Records, 1830-1930," images, ''FamilySearch'' (https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 10 May 2012), Cadiz &gt; Cadiz &gt; Registros Militares 1882, vol 777 &gt; image 4 of 65, Rafael Alexander Mora, March 15, 1882. Cádiz Province Municipal Offices. Municipal Records. Cádiz Province Municipal Archives
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[[Spain, Cádiz Province Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]

Revision as of 18:00, 1 November 2013

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Registros Municipales de la Provincia de Cádiz, España

Record Description

This collection will include records from 1784-1931. The text of the records is in Spanish. The collection is being published as images become available.

This collection includes civil registration, census, military and hidalguías (nobility) records in the cities and parishes of Arcos de la Frontera, Bornos, Cádiz, Espera, Gilbratar, Jerez de la Frontera, Medina Sidonia, Puerto de Santa María, Puerto Real, Rota, San Fernando, Tarifa, Vejer de la Frontera, Villamartín.

For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article Spain, Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records).

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

Record Content

Municipal records may contain the following information:

  • Name(s)
  • Date and place of event
  • Parents’ names

Census records usually contain the following information:

  • Names
  • Ages
  • Residence
  • Nationality or place of origin

Military draft records may contain the following information:

  • Name and age of draftee/soldier
  • Father's name
  • Mother's name
  • Residence

How to Use the Record

To search this collection, it would be helpful to know the following information: To begin your search, it is helpful to know the name and some other identifying information such as the birth place or birth date.

Search the Collection

Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

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

Important.png Problems with this collection?
See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional 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

Researching Spanish Ancestors

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

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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, Municipal Records, 1784-1951

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, Province of Cádiz, Municipal Records, 1784-1931." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.