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''[[Mexico Genealogy| Mexico]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oaxaca, Mexico Genealogy|Oaxaca]]''
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== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
  
'''Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de Oaxaca, México'''
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Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de Oaxaca, México  
  
== Record Description  ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
This collection of Catholic Church records, such as baptisms, marriages, deaths, and burials from the State of Oaxaca includes the years 1559 to 1988.  
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This collection of Catholic Church records, such as baptisms, marriages, deaths, and burials from the State of Oaxaca includes the years 1559 to 1988. These records are written in [[Spanish Genealogical Word List|Spanish]].
  
For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article [[Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
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For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article [[Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
  
For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1909191/waypoints Browse].
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{{Collection Browse Link
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|title=Mexico, Oaxaca, Catholic Church Records, 1559-1988
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=== Citation for This Collection ===
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== Collection Contents ==
 
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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. <br>
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{{Collection citation
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| text=<!--bibdescbegin-->Catholic parishes in Oaxaca. Catholic church records, Archbishoprics and Dioceses in Oaxaca, Mexico.<!--bibdescend--> }} <br>
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Digital images of original records housed at various Catholic Church archive repositories throughout the State of Oaxaca, Mexico. <br>
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== Record Content  ==
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'''Key genealogical facts found in these baptism records are:'''  
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'''Baptism and confirmation records''' may contain the following:
  
*Date and place baptism  
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*Date and place baptism or confirmation
*Child's name and gender
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*Child's name and gender  
*Child's date and place of birth
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*Child's date and place of birth  
 
*Names of the parents  
 
*Names of the parents  
*Names of paternal grandparents
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*Names of paternal grandparents  
*Names of maternal grandparents
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*Names of maternal grandparents  
*Godparents  
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*Godparents
  
<br> '''Key genealogical facts found in these marriage records are:'''  
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'''Marriage records''' may contain the following:
  
 
*Date and place of marriage  
 
*Date and place of marriage  
*Names of the bride and groom
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*Names of the bride and groom  
*Groom's age and civil status
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*Groom's age and civil status  
 
*Name of groom's father and statement of consent  
 
*Name of groom's father and statement of consent  
*Father's age, origin, residence and religion
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*Father's age, origin, residence and religion  
*Bride's age and civil status
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*Bride's age and civil status  
*Name of bride's father and statement of consent
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*Name of bride's father and statement of consent  
*Father's age, origin, residence and religion
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*Father's age, origin, residence and religion  
 
*Witnesses' names
 
*Witnesses' names
  
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'''Death records''' may contain the following:
  
<br> '''Key genealogical facts found in these death records are:'''
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*Name and age of deceased  
 
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*Date and place of death  
*Name and age of deceased
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*Cause of death  
*Date and place of death
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*Spouse's name, if married  
*Cause of death
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*Spouse's name, if married
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*Parents' names
 
*Parents' names
  
== How to Use the Records  ==
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
  
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 Nombre de Ciudad/Pueblo <br> ⇒ Select the Nombre de Parroquia <br> ⇒ Select the Tipo de registro y años which takes you to the images.  
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'''To browse the collection by image''':<br> ⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒ Select the "City or Town" <br> ⇒ Select the "Parish" <br> ⇒ Select the "Record Type and Years" 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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Search the collection by image 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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=== For Help Reading These Records  ===
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These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following resources:
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*[[Mexico Language and Languages]]
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*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/Spanish/en/welcome.aspx BYU Spanish Script Tutorial]
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*FamilySearch Learning Center videos:
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-1-the-spanish-alphabet/217 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 1]
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-2-words-and-dates/218 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 2]
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-3-reading-spanish-records/220 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 3]
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=== Other Searches  ===
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=== Surrounding Localities  ===
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Unable to find your ancestor? Try looking through records in the surrounding localities. [[Guerrero]] is to the west, [[Puebla]] to the northwest, [[Veracruz]] to the north, and [[Chiapas]] to the east.
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== Known Issues with This Collection  ==
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| bgcolor="#fff3e7" style="vertical-align:top; line-height:125%; padding-top:8px" | '''Problems with this collection?'''<br>[https://familysearch.org/ask/salesforce/viewArticle?urlname=Mexico-Oaxaca-Catholic-Church-Records-1559-1988-known-issues&lang=en See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.]
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For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [https://familysearch.org/ask/salesforce/viewArticle?urlname=Mexico-Oaxaca-Catholic-Church-Records-1559-1988-known-issues&lang=en article]. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org]. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
*[http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Place:Oaxaca,_Mexico Oaxaca, Mexico]
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*[[Oaxaca Maps]]
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*[[Oaxaca History]]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
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*[[Mexico Genealogy|Mexico]]
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*[[Oaxaca, Mexico Genealogy|Oaxaca]]
 
*[[Mexico Church Records]]  
 
*[[Mexico Church Records]]  
*[[Oaxaca|Oaxaca]]
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*[[Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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== How You Can Contribute ==
  
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.
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{{Contributor_invite}}
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]]
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== Citing this Collection ==
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image. <br><br>
  
“Mexico, Oaxaca, Catholic Church Records, 1559-1988,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-19620-19984-36?cc=1909191&amp;wc=11994960: accessed 30 August, 2012), Mitla &gt; San Pablo &gt; Bautismos 1950-1960 &gt; image 666 of 695 images, Carmen Diaz, 1960; citing Parroquia de San Pablo Mitla, Oaxaca, Mexico.
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Mexico, Oaxaca, Catholic Church Records, 1559-1988." Database with images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Parroquias Católicas, Oaxaca (Catholic Church parishes, Oaxaca).}}<br> <br>
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'''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):<br> {{Record Citation Link
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|CID=CID1909191
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|title=Mexico, Oaxaca, Catholic Church Records, 1559-1988
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[[Category:Mexico|Catholic]]
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'''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
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Title in the Language of the Records

Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de Oaxaca, México

What is in the Collection?

This collection of Catholic Church records, such as baptisms, marriages, deaths, and burials from the State of Oaxaca includes the years 1559 to 1988. These records are written in Spanish.

For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records). 
You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Mexico, Oaxaca, Catholic Church Records, 1559-1988.

Collection Contents

Baptism and confirmation records may contain the following:

  • Date and place baptism or confirmation
  • Child's name and gender
  • Child's date and place of birth
  • Names of the parents
  • Names of paternal grandparents
  • Names of maternal grandparents
  • Godparents

Marriage records may contain the following:

  • Date and place of marriage
  • Names of the bride and groom
  • Groom's age and civil status
  • Name of groom's father and statement of consent
  • Father's age, origin, residence and religion
  • Bride's age and civil status
  • Name of bride's father and statement of consent
  • Father's age, origin, residence and religion
  • Witnesses' names

Death records may contain the following:

  • Name and age of deceased
  • Date and place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Spouse's name, if married
  • Parents' names

How Do I Search the Collection?

To browse the collection by image:
⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒ Select the "City or Town"
⇒ Select the "Parish"
⇒ Select the "Record Type and Years" which takes you to the images.

Search the collection by image 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.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following resources:

Other Searches

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Don't overlook FHL Place Mexico, Oaxaca items or FHL Keyword Mexico, Oaxaca items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Mexico Archives and Libraries.

Surrounding Localities

Unable to find your ancestor? Try looking through records in the surrounding localities. Guerrero is to the west, Puebla to the northwest, Veracruz to the north, and Chiapas to the east.

Known Issues with This Collection

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See a list of known issues, workarounds, tips, restrictions, future fixes, news and other helpful information.

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

How You Can Contribute

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 this Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.

Collection Citation:

"Mexico, Oaxaca, Catholic Church Records, 1559-1988." Database with images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Parroquias Católicas, Oaxaca (Catholic Church parishes, Oaxaca).

Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):

The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for Mexico, Oaxaca, Catholic Church Records, 1559-1988.

Image Citation:

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 Mexico, Oaxaca, Catholic Church Records, 1559-1988.