Italy, Mantova, Mantova, Jewish Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Title in the Language of the Record

Italia, Mantova, Mantova, Registri Ebraici

Record Description

This collection will include records from 1800-1899. These records contain Jewish records of births, marriages, and deaths within the custody of the Archive for the Israelite Community of Mantova (Archivio della Communità Israelitica di Mantova). Includes census records (ruolo generale della popolazione Ebraica). Availability of records is largely dependent on time period and locality.

Citation for This Collection

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.

“Italy, Mantova, Mantova, Jewish Records, 1770-1899.” Index or Index and Images or Images. FamilySearch. : accessed 2013. Citing Archivio della Communità Israelitica di Mantova, Mantova.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

The records may contain any of the following:

  • Names of the primary individuals
  • Event dates
  • Event placed
  • Parents' names
  • Residencies
  • Relationships

How to Use the Record

These records are in Italian and Hebrew. For help reading the records see the following wiki articles:

To begin your search you will need to know:

  • The name of your ancestor
  • The approximate date of the event.

Search the Collection

To search the collection image by image
⇒Select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:
⇒Select the appropriate "Event Type and Year" 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. Keep in mind: There may be more than one person in the records with the same name. Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.

Using the Information

When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Save a copy of the image or transcribe the information. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details. Add this new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors.

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Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: Italy, Mantova, Mantova, Jewish Records, 1770-1899

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.