Venezuela, Zulia, Archdiocese of Maracaibo, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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|title= Venezuela, Zulia, Archdiocese of Maracaibo, Catholic Church Records, 1930-2012
 
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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
Venezuela, Zulia, Arquidiócesis de Maracaibo, Registros Catolico  
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'''Venezuela, Zulia, Arquidiócesis de Maracaibo, Registros Catolico'''
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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[[Venezuela, Zulia, Archdiocese of Maracaibo, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
 
[[Venezuela, Zulia, Archdiocese of Maracaibo, Catholic Church Records (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  ==
  
Key genealogical facts found in Baptismal Records may include:  
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'''Key genealogical facts found in Baptismal Records may include:'''
  
 
*Date and place of baptism  
 
*Date and place of baptism  
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*Parents’ names, origin, and province
 
*Parents’ names, origin, and province
  
Key genealogical facts found in Marriage Records may include:  
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'''Key genealogical facts found in Marriage Records may include:'''
  
 
*Date and place of marriage  
 
*Date and place of marriage  
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*Bride’s age, civil status, origin, and residence
 
*Bride’s age, civil status, origin, and residence
  
Key genealogical facts found in Death Records may include:  
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'''Key genealogical facts found in Death Records may include:'''
  
 
*Name of deceased  
 
*Name of deceased  
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== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
Search the Collection<br>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 "Estado" category<br>⇒ Select the "Ciudad o pueblo" category<br>⇒ Select the "Tip de registro y años" 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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'''Search the Collection'''<br>
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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>
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⇒ Select the ''Browse'' link in the initial search page<br>
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⇒ Select the ''Estado'' category<br>
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⇒ Select the ''Ciudad o pueblo'' category<br>
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⇒ Select the ''Tip de registro y años'' category which takes you to the images.<br>
  
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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.
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
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*[http://www.catholic-hierarchy.org/diocese/dmara.html Archdiocese of Maracaibo]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== 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]].  
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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]].  
  
 
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
 
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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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.
 
“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.

Revision as of 17:08, 13 December 2012

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

Contents

Title in the Language of the Record

Venezuela, Zulia, Arquidiócesis de Maracaibo, Registros Catolico

Record Description

This collection of 1930-2012 church records includes records of baptisms, marriages, burials, confirmations, pre-marriage investigations, and other miscellaneous archives from the parishes of the Catholic Archdiocese of Maracaibo in Venezuela. In Latin America, two or three generations are often indicated in church registers, along with their birthplaces or residences. If, however, earlier generations are not listed with the relative or ancestor selected, try searching parishes located within a close proximity.

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.

Catholic Parishes. Venezuela, Zulia, Archdiocese of Maracaibo, Catholic Church records. Catholic Parishes throughout parishes of the Catholic Archdiocese of Maracaibo in Venezuela.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Key genealogical facts found in Baptismal Records may include:

  • Date and place of baptism
  • Child’s name and gender
  • Child’s birth date
  • Parents’ names, origin, and province

Key genealogical facts found in Marriage Records may include:

  • Date and place of marriage
  • Name of groom
  • Groom’s age, civil status, origin, and residence
  • Name of bride
  • Bride’s age, civil status, origin, and residence

Key genealogical facts found in Death Records may include:

  • Name of deceased
  • Age and gender of deceased
  • Date and time of death
  • Cause of death

How to Use the Record

Search the Collection
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒ Select the Browse link in the initial search page
⇒ Select the Estado category
⇒ Select the Ciudad o pueblo category
⇒ Select the Tip de registro y años 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.

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

“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > 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.