Vienne Region (France) Records online
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Use this website to research French Parish records and Civil Records online, Les registres paroissiaux: Parish registers (before 1793) and Les actes d’etat civil: Civil registers (1792-1902). It contains digitized original records.
Content: in French
- Access to a growing number of free online digitized historical documents.'
Using the site:
- Pick a town by clicking on the arrow.
- Pick between “Institution / Paroisse” (commune = civil records; Paroisse = Parish records)
- Pick the type of record you want to find: birth, marriage, death, marriage publications or tables
- Click “Rechercher” (Search)
- Click on the link for the timeframe link you want and zoom in for a closer look.
- Pictures can be manipulated (rotation and lighting) and printed (imprimante)
- You can switch time frame from the picture page, at the top left, select another period.