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Title in the Language of the Record
Registros Municipales de la Provincia de Granada, España
This collection includes civil registration, census and military records for the cities and parishes of Granada and Loja in the province of Granada. This collection is being published as images become available.
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- Spain. Granada Province Municipal Offices.Municipal Records. Granada Province Municipal Archives, Granada, Spain.
These civil registration records usually contain the following information:
- Place and date of event
- Parents’ names
These census records usually contain the following information:
- Nationality or place of origin
Military draft records usually contained the following information:
- Name of parish
- Street and house number
- Names of draftees
- Names of parents of draftees
- Presiding court
- Day, month and year of enlistment
- Age of draftees
- Parents’ name
- Sometimes, mother's civil status
- Sometimes, names of siblings and their civil status
- Date(s) service was extended
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⇒ Select the "Provincia" category
⇒ Select the "Ciudad o municipio" category
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” digital images, FamilySearch (: accessed 28 February, 2012), Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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