Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Purwodadi, Citizenship Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Record Description

This collection contains citizenship records from the District Court of Purwodadi.

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Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

Indonesia, Central Java, Purwokerto, Naturalization and Citizenship Records. District Court, Purwokerto, Central Java, Indonesia.

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Record Content

Key genealogical facts found in name change statements usually contain the following information:

  • Full name before the change
  • Place and date of birth
  • Occupation
  • Residence
  • Name of spouse
  • Date and place of marriage
  • Names of children and their dates and places of birth
  • Place of name change
  • Name of person who declared the information
  • Names of witnesses

Key genealogical facts found in checklists usually contain the following information:

  • Name of applicant
  • Place and date of birth
  • Occupation
  • Current residence
  • Residency identification card number
  • Name of parents, guardian or spouse

How to Use the Record

To search these records, you need to know the following information:

  • Name of Ancestor
  • Last place of residence
  • Name of children

To search the collection select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page ⇒Select the “Record Type” ⇒ Select the “ Year and Volume” 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.

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Indonesia, Central Java, Purwodadi Citizenship Records, 1960-2011," digital images, Family Search ( accessed 26 April 2012), S.B.K.R.I > 1997-1999, no. ln > image 25 of 880, Liem Hok Nio, application for proof of citizenship dated 2 January 1997; citing Lembaga Silsilah Indonesia, Citizenship and Naturalization Records, Purwodadi.