Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Rembang, District Court Naturalization Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Record Description

This collection will include naturalization and citizenship-related records from the District Court in Rembang, Central Java, Indonesia. The records span from 1964 to 2013. The collection includes Permohonan Akte Kelahiran Anak (applications for a child birth certificate), Permohonan Pengangkatan Anak (adoption petitions), Permohonan SBKRI (applications for Indonesian citizenship), and Permohonan Ahli Waris (court decrees of inheritance). The original records are located in the Pengadilan Negeri Rembang, Indonesia.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Rembang, District Court Naturalization Records, 1964-2013.

Record Content

Records in this collection may include:

  • Birth Certificates
  • Adoption Applications
  • Citizenship Applications
  • Inheritance Decrees

Birth Certificates may include the following:

  • Name and Gender of Child
  • Date and Place of Birth
  • Name of Father
  • Father's Age, Occupation and Residence
  • Mother’s Name (including maiden name)
  • Names of Witnesses or Godparents
  • Witnesses’ Age, Occupation and Residence

Adoption Applications may include the following:

  • Parents’ Names
  • Parents’ Dates of Birth
  • Employment/Income
  • Date of Marriage
  • Name of Child
  • Child’s Date of Birth
  • Ethnicity of Child

Citizenship Applications may include the following:

  • Name of Applicant
  • Nationality
  • Oath of Allegiance
  • Date of Admission

Inheritance Decrees may include the following:

  • Name of Decedent
  • Date of Death
  • Name of Beneficiaries
  • List of inheritance items

How to Use the Record

Search the Collection

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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒ Select the 'Record Type' category
⇒ Select the 'Year and Number(s)' 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 if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

When searching:
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, 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 Indonesian. For help with reading the records, see the following resources:

Using the Information

Use the estimated age to calculate a birth date.

Tips to Keep in Mind

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  • Titles may be clues to property ownership, occupations, rank, or status within the community.
  • Check for variant spellings of the names.
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Don't overlook FHL Place Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Rembang, {{{level4}}} items or FHL Keyword Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Rembang, {{{level4}}} items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Indonesia Archives and Libraries.

Related Website

Indonesia Genealogy Records

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Citation for This Collection

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 Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Rembang, District Court Naturalization Records, 1964-2013.

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.

“Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Rembang, District Court Naturalization Records, 1964-2013.” Images. FamilySearch. : accessed 2014. Citing Pengadilan Negeri Rembang, Rembang, Indonesia.