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

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Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)<br>{{FamilySearch_Collection<br>|CID=CID2015597<br>|title=Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records, 1319-1940<br>|location=Spain<br>|scheduled=}}&lt;br&gt;
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{{FamilySearch_Collection
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|title=Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records, 1319-1959
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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
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'''España, Provincia de Lérida, Registros Municipales'''
  
== Title in the Language of the Record ==<br>Please add the title in Spanish here.<br>
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== Record Description  ==
  
== Record Description ==<br>{{Incomplete Section}}<br>Civil registration records, censuses, military records, and other miscellaneous records microfilmed and digitized at municipal archives in the province of Lérida, Spain. This collection is being published as images become available.<br>
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This collection will include records from 1319 to 1940.  
  
=== Citation for This Collection ===<br>The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records. <br>
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The collection includes civil registration, census, wills, quintas (military) records for the cities and parishes of Alíns, Alto Arán, Areo, Aynet de Besán, Baén, Baix Pallars, Balestuy, Bosost, Caregue, Cervera, Ciutadilla, Claravalls, Coscastell, Enviny, Escaló, Espluga de Serra, Estac, Farrera, Fígols de Tremp, Gerri de la Sal, Guimerá, Gurp, Les, Llavorsí, Maldá, Montcortés, Noris, Palau de Noguera, Peramea, Sapeira, Sort, Surp, Talarn, Tárrega, Tor and Tremp in the Lérida Province of Spain. This collection is being published as images become available.  
  
{{Collection citation<br>| text = &lt;!--bibdescbegin--&gt;Civil Registry Offices in Lérida and Municipal Records. Spain, Province of Lérida, municipal records. Arxiu Comarcal de Val d’Aran, Lérida, Spain.&lt;!--bibdescend--&gt;<br>}}<br>
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For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article [[Spain, Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
  
Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].<br>
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For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2015597/waypoints Browse]link from the collection landing page.  
  
=== Record Content ===<br>'''The key genealogical facts found in most birth records are:'''<br>• Place of registration <br>• Name of child <br>• Date of birth <br>• Time of birth <br>• Place of birth <br>• Legitimacy <br>• Parents’ names and place of origin <br>• Paternal grandparents’ names and place of origin <br>• Maternal grandparents’ names and place of origin <br>• Place, date and parish of baptism <br>
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
'''The key genealogical facts found in most marriage records are:'''<br>• Place and date of registration <br>• Name of groom <br>• Groom’s place of origin <br>• Groom’s age <br>• Groom’s marital status <br>• Groom’s occupation <br>• Name of bride <br>• Bride’s place of origin <br>• Bride’s age <br>• Bride’s marital status <br>• Place of their residence <br>• Parish name and date of their religious wedding <br>• Groom’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father <br>• Bride’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father <br>
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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 key genealogical facts found in most death records are:'''<br>• Place and date of death <br>• Name of deceased person <br>• Deceased place of origin <br>• Deceased age at time of death <br>• Deceased marital status <br>• Deceased occupation <br>• Cause of death <br>• If deceased left a will <br>• Deceased place of residence <br>• Place of burial <br>• Parents’ names and their place of origin <br>• Father’s occupation <br>
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{{Collection citation | text= "Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records, 1319-1940." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}
  
'''The key genealogical facts found on most municipal census records include:'''<br>• Complete name <br>• Sex <br>• Place and date of birth <br>• Nationality <br>• Address <br>• Sometimes the education level <br>• Sometimes the names of the spouse and children <br>
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[[Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
  
'''The key genealogical facts found on most municipal military draft records include:'''<br>• Complete name <br>• Birth date or age <br>• Place of origin <br>• Occupation <br>• Parents <br>• Civil status <br>• Medical and physical condition <br>• Literacy <br>• Religion <br>
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== Record Content  ==
  
== How to Use the Record ==<br>In order to find an entry in these records one needs to know the name of ancestor, place, and year of a vital event in the life of the ancestor being searched. <br>The censuses are helpful to find enough genealogical data to research an ancestor and extended relatives in other types of records. To search this census, it is necessary to know the name of the head of household and the name of the municipality where the ancestor lived. <br>To search the collection, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page ⇒Select the “Record” ⇒Select the “County” ⇒Select the “Volume and Year” which takes you to the images <br> <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<br>
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Image:Spain, lerida, mr, birthDoc1.jpg|Birth
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Image:Spain, lerida, mr, marriage.jpg|Marriage
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Image:Spain, lerida, mr,death.jpg|Death
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Image:Spain, lerida, mr, military.jpg|Military Record
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Image:Spain, lerida, mr, census.jpg|Census
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</gallery>  
  
== Related Websites ==<br>*[http://www.ourfamtree.org/location.cfm/state/Spain/county/Catalonia/city/Lerida/id/5883 Lerida, Catalonia, Spain Genealogy]<br>* [http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/spain/index.html Spain Genealogy Links]<br>
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'''Birth records usually contain the following information:'''
  
== Related Wiki Articles ==<br>*[[Spain]]<br>*[[Spain Civil Registration – Vital Records]]<br>*[[Spain Census]]
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*Place of registration
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*Name of child <br>  
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*Date of birth <br>  
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*Time of birth <br>  
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*Place of birth <br>
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*Legitimacy <br>
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*Parents’ names and place of origin <br>
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*Paternal grandparents’ names and place of origin <br>
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*Maternal grandparents’ names and place of origin <br>
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*Place, date and parish of baptism <br>
  
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'''Marriage records usually contain the following information:'''
  
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*Place and date of registration <br>
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*Name of groom <br>
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*Groom’s place of origin <br>
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*Groom’s age <br>
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*Groom’s marital status <br>
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*Groom’s occupation <br>
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*Name of bride <br>
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*Bride’s place of origin <br>
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*Bride’s age <br>
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*Bride’s marital status <br>
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*Place of their residence <br>
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*Parish name and date of their religious wedding <br>
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*Groom’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father <br>
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*Bride’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father <br>
  
== Contributions to This Article ==<br>{{Contributor_invite}}
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'''Death records usually contain the following information:'''
  
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*Place and date of death <br>
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*Name of deceased person <br>
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*Deceased place of origin <br>
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*Deceased age at time of death <br>
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*Deceased marital status <br>
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*Deceased occupation <br>
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*Cause of death <br>
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*If deceased left a will <br>
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*Deceased place of residence <br>
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*Place of burial <br>
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*Parents’ names and their place of origin <br>
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*Father’s occupation <br>
  
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'''Municipal records usually contain the following information:'''
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==<br>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. <br>
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*Complete name <br>  
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*Sex <br>
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*Place and date of birth <br>
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*Nationality <br>
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*Address <br>
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*Sometimes the education level <br>
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*Sometimes the names of the spouse and children <br>
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].<br>
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'''Municipal military records may contain the following information:'''
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection ===<br>{{Incomplete Citations}}
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*Complete name <br>
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*Birth date or age <br>
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*Place of origin <br>
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*Occupation <br>
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*Parents <br>
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*Civil status <br>
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*Medical and physical condition <br>
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*Literacy <br>
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*Religion <br>
  
“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 Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.<br>When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, the heading should be changed to “Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection” in Heading style 3.
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== How to Use the Record  ==
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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" 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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== Related Websites  ==
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*[http://www.ourfamtree.org/location.cfm/state/Spain/county/Catalonia/city/Lerida/id/5883 Lerida, Catalonia, Spain Genealogy]
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*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/spain/index.html Spain Genealogy Links]
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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*[[Spain]]
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*[[Spain Census]]
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
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{{Contributor_invite}}
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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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]].
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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“Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records, 1319-1940,” images, FamilySearch (https://ds.familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1971-26862-11303-55?cc=2015597&amp;wc=MM9W-ND8:n995164255: accessed 5 September, 2012), Lerida &gt; Cervera &gt; Cervera &gt; Quintas (Procesos para el alistamiento) 1918-1920 &gt; image 1 of 1737 images, Ramon Borras Farre, 1920; citing Town Hall of Mauresana, Cervera, Lerida, Spain.

Revision as of 20:25, 4 September 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, Provincia de Lérida, Registros Municipales

Record Description

This collection will include records from 1319 to 1940.

The collection includes civil registration, census, wills, quintas (military) records for the cities and parishes of Alíns, Alto Arán, Areo, Aynet de Besán, Baén, Baix Pallars, Balestuy, Bosost, Caregue, Cervera, Ciutadilla, Claravalls, Coscastell, Enviny, Escaló, Espluga de Serra, Estac, Farrera, Fígols de Tremp, Gerri de la Sal, Guimerá, Gurp, Les, Llavorsí, Maldá, Montcortés, Noris, Palau de Noguera, Peramea, Sapeira, Sort, Surp, Talarn, Tárrega, Tor and Tremp in the Lérida Province of Spain. This collection is being published as images become available.

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, document type 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, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records, 1319-1940." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Birth records usually contain the following information:

  • Place of registration
  • Name of child
  • Date of birth
  • Time of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Legitimacy
  • Parents’ names and place of origin
  • Paternal grandparents’ names and place of origin
  • Maternal grandparents’ names and place of origin
  • Place, date and parish of baptism

Marriage records usually contain the following information:

  • Place and date of registration
  • Name of groom
  • Groom’s place of origin
  • Groom’s age
  • Groom’s marital status
  • Groom’s occupation
  • Name of bride
  • Bride’s place of origin
  • Bride’s age
  • Bride’s marital status
  • Place of their residence
  • Parish name and date of their religious wedding
  • Groom’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father
  • Bride’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father

Death records usually contain the following information:

  • Place and date of death
  • Name of deceased person
  • Deceased place of origin
  • Deceased age at time of death
  • Deceased marital status
  • Deceased occupation
  • Cause of death
  • If deceased left a will
  • Deceased place of residence
  • Place of burial
  • Parents’ names and their place of origin
  • Father’s occupation

Municipal records usually contain the following information:

  • Complete name
  • Sex
  • Place and date of birth
  • Nationality
  • Address
  • Sometimes the education level
  • Sometimes the names of the spouse and children

Municipal military records may contain the following information:

  • Complete name
  • Birth date or age
  • Place of origin
  • Occupation
  • Parents
  • Civil status
  • Medical and physical condition
  • Literacy
  • Religion

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" 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.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

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 Example for a Record Found in This Collection

“Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records, 1319-1940,” images, FamilySearch (https://ds.familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1971-26862-11303-55?cc=2015597&wc=MM9W-ND8:n995164255: accessed 5 September, 2012), Lerida > Cervera > Cervera > Quintas (Procesos para el alistamiento) 1918-1920 > image 1 of 1737 images, Ramon Borras Farre, 1920; citing Town Hall of Mauresana, Cervera, Lerida, Spain.