Peru, Junín, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Peru, Junín, Civil Registration, 1881-2005 .
This article describes a collection of records at
Junín, Peru
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Record Description
Record Type: Civil Registration
Collection years: 1881-2005
Languages: Spanish
Title in the Languages: Perú, Junín, Registro Civil

Title in the Language of the Record

Perú, Junín, Registro Civil

What is in the Collection?

This Collection will include records from 1881-2005. These records are written in Spanish.

The collection includes births, marriages, deaths, indexes and other records created by civil registration offices in the department of Junín, Peru. Additional images will be published as they become available.

For a list of localities currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Collection Content

For the time being, the only records available in this collection are birth records. More images will be added as they come available.

Birth records may include the following information:

  • Name and gender of the child
  • Date and place of birth
  • Parents’ names

Marriage records may include the following information:

  • Groom’s name, birth date or age, marital status
  • Groom’s parents’ names
  • Bride’s name, birth date or age, marital status
  • Bride’s parents’ names
  • Date and place of marriage
Death records may include the following information:
  • Name and gender of the deceased
  • Date of death
  • Burial place

How Do I 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 "Provincia" category
⇒Select the "Distrito o municipalidad" category
⇒Select the "Tipo de registro y años" category which takes you to the images.

Search the collection by image 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.

As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:

Spanish Genealogical Word List

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Don't overlook FHL Place Peru, Junín items or FHL Keyword Peru, Junín items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Peru Archives and Libraries.

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Peru Research Outline

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

Citing this Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.  

Collection Citation:

“Peru, Junín, Civil Registration, 1881-2005”. Database with Images. FamilySearch. : accessed 2016. Civil Registration Offices. Archivo Regional de Junín.

Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):

The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for Peru, Junín, Civil Registration, 1881-2005.

Image Citation:

The image citation is available by clicking on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Peru, Junín, Civil Registration, 1881-2005.