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|title=Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Portuguese Immigrant Records, 1808-1842
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
Brasil, Rio de Janeiro, Portuguese Immigration Records
== Record Description  ==
This collection includes immigration documents kept by the Polícia da Corte in Rio de Janeiro. These records were meant to track the arrival, departure, and internal movement of Portuguese immigrants in Brazil and include personal information such as age, marital status, profession, place of residence, and physical characteristics. They are currently housed at the National Archives in Rio de Janeiro.
=== 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. {{Collection citation| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Policia da Corte. Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Portuguese Immigrant Records. National Archives, Rio de Janeiro.<!--bibdescend-->}}
[[Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Portuguese Immigration Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
== Record Content  ==
'''Key genealogical facts found in immigration records may include:'''
*Complete name of the immigrant
*Date of immigration
*Date and place of birth
*Civil status
*Names, ages and genders of children
*Spouse’s name
== 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 "_____________" category<br>⇒ Select the "_____________" category<br>⇒ Select the "_____________" 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  ==
*[http://www.museudaimigracao.org.br/acervodigital/ Memorial do Imigrante]
*[http://www.historiacolonial.arquivonacional.gov.br/cgi/cgilua.exe/sys/start.htm?tpl=home National Archives]
*[http://www.jstor.org/stable/1007711?seq=1 Portuguese Migration to Rio de Janeiro]
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
*[[Brazil Emigration and Immigration]]
*[[Brazil Immigration Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
== Contributions to This Article  ==
== 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  ===
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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.

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