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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Banjarnegara, naturalisasi Records  
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Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Naturalisasi Records  
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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The early phase of Indonesia Immigration started when fishermen of Indonesia migrated to the neighboring islands.  
 
The early phase of Indonesia Immigration started when fishermen of Indonesia migrated to the neighboring islands.  
  
The main immigration of Indonesia took place in the nineteenth century when people of Indonesia were sent to Australia for working in the pearl and sugarcane industries. Most of them had to return after World War II, but few of them managed to stay back.  
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Around 1,000 Indonesians were living in Australia by Federation, almost all in Queensland and Western Australia. Many people who settled in Indonesia were Dutch Indonesians. The Netherlands had controlled the Indonesian archipelago since the 19th century.  
  
Around 1,000 Indonesians were living in Australia by Federation, almost all in Queensland and Western Australia. Those who settled in Indonesia were Dutch Indonesians. The Netherlands had controlled the Indonesian archipelago since the 19th century.
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The collections include the following record types:
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*Permohonan Akte Kelahiran (Applications for birth certificate)
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*Permohonan Pewarganegaraan (Applications for naturalization)
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*Permohonan SBKRI (Applications for Indonesian Citizenship)
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*Permohonan Ahli Waris (Court decrees of inheritance)
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*Permohonan Anak Angkat (Applications for adoption of a child)
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*Permohonan Ganti Nama (Applications for name changes)
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*Permohonan Akte Perkawinan (Applications for marriage certificate)
  
 
== Record Content  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
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*Occupation
 
*Occupation
  
Citizenship records usually contain the following information:
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Citizenship records usually contain the following information:  
  
*Full name before the change
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*Full name before the change  
*Place and date of birth
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*Place and date of birth  
*Occupation
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*Occupation  
*Residence
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*Residence  
*Name of spouse
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*Name of spouse  
*Date and place of marriage
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*Date and place of marriage  
*Names of children and their dates and places of birth
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*Names of children and their dates and places of birth  
*Place of name change
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*Place of name change  
*Name of person who declared the information
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*Name of person who declared the information  
*Names of witnesses
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*Names of witnesses  
*Age  
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*Age
  
 
Birth certificates may contain the following information:  
 
Birth certificates may contain the following information:  
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*Guardian's occupation, religion, residency and relationship
 
*Guardian's occupation, religion, residency and relationship
  
Checklist records usually contain the following information:
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Checklist records usually contain the following information:  
  
*Name of applicant
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*Name of applicant  
*Place and date of birth
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*Place and date of birth  
*Occupation
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*Occupation  
*Current residence
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*Current residence  
*Residency identification card number
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*Residency identification card number  
 
*Name of parents, guardian or spouse
 
*Name of parents, guardian or spouse
  
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*Name of ancestor  
 
*Name of ancestor  
*Place of last residence
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*Approximate year and place of event
*Approximate year of immigration
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*Place of last residence
 
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To begin your search in the marriage records, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
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*Names of bride or groom
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*Approximate year of marriage
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*Place of marriage
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==== Search the Collection  ====
 
==== Search the Collection  ====
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To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:<br> ⇒Select the appropriate “Record Type”<br> ⇒Select the appropriate “Year and Number(s)” which will take you to the images.  
 
To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:<br> ⇒Select the appropriate “Record Type”<br> ⇒Select the appropriate “Year and Number(s)” which will take you to the images.  
  
Look at the images one by one 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.
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Look at the images one by one 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.  
  
==== Using the Information ====
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==== Using the Information ====
  
When you have found the record that you are looking for, the following will help you in your search:
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When you have found the record that you are looking for, the following will help you in your search:  
  
*Use the age on the record to calculate a birth year
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*Use the age on the record to calculate a birth year  
 
*Use the names of the parents on birth records to search for a marriage record
 
*Use the names of the parents on birth records to search for a marriage record
  

Revision as of 19:45, 31 July 2013

This article contains information about records in multiple collections.
See the section FamilySearch Historical Record Collections for a
list of published collections and to access the records.

Title in the Language of the Record

Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Naturalisasi Records

Record Description

These records includes many citizenship and naturalization records from the District Courts in Indonesia.

The early phase of Indonesia Immigration started when fishermen of Indonesia migrated to the neighboring islands.

Around 1,000 Indonesians were living in Australia by Federation, almost all in Queensland and Western Australia. Many people who settled in Indonesia were Dutch Indonesians. The Netherlands had controlled the Indonesian archipelago since the 19th century.

The collections include the following record types:

  • Permohonan Akte Kelahiran (Applications for birth certificate)
  • Permohonan Pewarganegaraan (Applications for naturalization)
  • Permohonan SBKRI (Applications for Indonesian Citizenship)
  • Permohonan Ahli Waris (Court decrees of inheritance)
  • Permohonan Anak Angkat (Applications for adoption of a child)
  • Permohonan Ganti Nama (Applications for name changes)
  • Permohonan Akte Perkawinan (Applications for marriage certificate)

Record Content

Naturalization records may contain the following information:

  • Name of the Immigrant
  • Name of child
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Gender
  • Names of parents
  • Age
  • Address
  • Occupation

Citizenship records 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
  • Age

Birth certificates may contain the following information:

  • Name of child
  • Gender
  • Place of birth
  • Date of birth
  • Name of mother
  • Mother's date of birth
  • Mother's occupation
  • Place of residence
  • Name of father
  • Father's place of birth
  • Age of mother and father
  • Fathers occupation
  • Names of witnesses

Marriage records may contain the following information:

  • Date and place of marriage
  • Name and age of groom
  • Groom's place of birth
  • Groom's religion, occupation, residency and marital status
  • Complete name and age of bride
  • Bride's place of birth
  • Bride's religion, occupation, residency and marital status
  • Name and age of Guardian of Marriage
  • Guardian's occupation, religion, residency and relationship

Checklist records 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 begin your search in the naturalization records, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Name of ancestor
  • Approximate year and place of event
  • Place of last residence

Search the Collection

To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:
⇒Select the appropriate “Record Type”
⇒Select the appropriate “Year and Number(s)” which will take you to the images.

Look at the images one by one 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.

Using the Information

When you have found the record that you are looking for, the following will help you in your search:

  • Use the age on the record to calculate a birth year
  • Use the names of the parents on birth records to search for a marriage record

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