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{{Record_Search_article|CID=CID1909116 |title=Mexico, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543-1977|location=Mexican}}<br>
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''[[Mexico Genealogy| Mexico]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yucatán, Mexico Genealogy|Yucatán]]''
  
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
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| title= Mexico, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543-1977
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| location= Mexico
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| LOC_01 = Yucatán
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| record_type = Church
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| start_year = 1543
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| end_year = 1977
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| language = Spanish
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| title_language = México, Registros Parroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del estado de Yucatan
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| FS_URL_01 = [[Mexico Genealogy]]
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| FS_URL_03 = [[Mexico Church Records]]
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| RW_URL_01 = [[Yucatán Maps]]
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| custodian = Catholic Church Parishes, Yucatan
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'''México, Registros Parroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del estado de Yucatan.'''
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
== Record Description  ==
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This collection of Catholic Church records for the State of Yucatan covers the years 1543-1977. These records are written in [[Spanish Genealogical Word List|Spanish]].
  
This collection of Catholic Church records for the State of Yucatan covers the years 1543-1977.
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== Collection Contents ==
 
 
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/1909116/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.
 
 
 
=== Citation For This Collection ===
 
 
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
 
 
 
{{Collection citation | text= "Mexico, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543-1977." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }} <br> [[Mexico, Yucatan State Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
 
 
 
== Record Content  ==
 
  
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=== Sample Images ===
 
<gallery>
 
<gallery>
Image:Mexico yucatan ccr baptism.jpg|Baptism
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Image:Mexico yucatan ccr baptism.jpg|Baptism Record
Image:Mexico yucatan ccr confirmation.jpg|Confirmation
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Image:Mexico yucatan ccr confirmation.jpg|Confirmation Record
 
Image:Mexico yucatan ccr marriage info.jpg|Marriage Information Page1
 
Image:Mexico yucatan ccr marriage info.jpg|Marriage Information Page1
 
Image:Mexico yucatan ccr marriage info2.jpg|Marriage Information Page2
 
Image:Mexico yucatan ccr marriage info2.jpg|Marriage Information Page2
 
Image:Mexico yucatan ccr marriage.jpg|Marriage Record
 
Image:Mexico yucatan ccr marriage.jpg|Marriage Record
Image:Mexico yucatan ccr death.jpg|Death
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Image:Mexico yucatan ccr death.jpg|Death Record
 
</gallery>  
 
</gallery>  
  
'''These records usually contain the following information:'''
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'''Baptism or confirmation records''' may contain the following:  
  
*Date and place of the baptism  
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*Date and place of the baptism or confirmation
 
*Child's given name and gender  
 
*Child's given name and gender  
 
*Legitimacy  
 
*Legitimacy  
*Child's birth date and place of birth
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*Child's birth date and place  
 
*Parents names  
 
*Parents names  
*Paternal grandparents' names
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*Paternal and maternal grandparents' names  
*Maternal grandparents' names  
 
 
*Godparents' names
 
*Godparents' names
  
'''These records usually contain the following information:'''
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'''Marriage records''' may contain the following:  
 
 
*Date and place of confirmation
 
*Name and age of person being confirmed
 
*Father's name
 
*Mother's name
 
*Godparents' names
 
 
 
<br>'''These records usually contain the following information:'''
 
  
 
*Date and place of the marriage  
 
*Date and place of the marriage  
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*Length of time witnesses have known bride and groom
 
*Length of time witnesses have known bride and groom
  
<br>'''These records usually contain the following information:'''
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'''Death or burial records''' may contain the following:  
  
*Date and place of burial  
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*Date and place of death or burial  
 
*Name, age and gender of deceased  
 
*Name, age and gender of deceased  
 
*Origin and residence of deceased  
 
*Origin and residence of deceased  
*Date and place of death
 
 
*Cause of death  
 
*Cause of death  
 
*Spouse's name, if married  
 
*Spouse's name, if married  
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*If their were children of deceased
 
*If their were children of deceased
  
== How to Use The Records ==
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
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'''Search by name by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1909116 Collection Page]:'''
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Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about them to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.
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'''View images in this collection by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/1909116/waypoints Browse Page] ''' <br>⇒ Select the "City or Town" category<br>⇒ Select the "Parish" category<br>⇒ Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images.
  
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" category<br>⇒ Select the "Nombre de Parroquia" category<br>⇒ Select the "Tipo de registro y años" category which takes you to the images.  
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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.  
  
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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'''When searching''':<br> 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 and 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.
  
== Related Websites ==
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== For Help Reading These Records ==
  
*[http://portal.sre.gob.mx/chicago/pdf/ofRegCivilMex.pdf Mexico Civil Registration PDF document]
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These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following resources:  
*[http://www.rcivil.df.gob.mx/ Dirección General del Registro Civil del Distrito Federal]
 
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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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]
  
*[[Mexico Church Records]]
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== Surrounding Localities ==
*[[Mexico Church History]]
 
*[[Yucatán|Yucatan]]
 
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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Unable to find your ancestor? Try looking through records in the surrounding localities. [[Campeche]] is to the southwest, and [[Quintana Roo]] is along the southeast.
  
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== How You Can Contribute ==
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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{{Contributor_invite}}
  
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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== Citing this Collection ==
  
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 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> '''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Mexico, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543-1977." Database with images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Parroquias Católicas, Yucatan (Catholic Church parishes, Yucatan).}}
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
 
  
“Mexico, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543-1977,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-18890-462-40?cc=1909116&amp;wc=12853433: accessed 30 August, 2012), Ixil &gt; San Bernabe &gt; Bautismos 1955-1970 &gt; image 400 of 414 images, Antonio Esparza Mendez, 1970; citing Parroquia de Ixil, Yucatan, Mexico.
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'''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):<br> {{Record Citation Link
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|title=Mexico, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543-1977
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'''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
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Record Description
Record Type: Church
Collection years: 1543-1977
Languages: Spanish
Title in the Language: México, Registros Parroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del estado de Yucatan
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Archive
Catholic Church Parishes, Yucatan


What is in the Collection?

This collection of Catholic Church records for the State of Yucatan covers the years 1543-1977. These records are written in Spanish.

Collection Contents

Sample Images

Baptism or confirmation records may contain the following:

  • Date and place of the baptism or confirmation
  • Child's given name and gender
  • Legitimacy
  • Child's birth date and place
  • Parents names
  • Paternal and maternal grandparents' names
  • Godparents' names

Marriage records may contain the following:

  • Date and place of the marriage
  • Name and age of groom
  • Groom's legitimacy, baptismal date and confirmation date
  • Groom's birth date and place of birth
  • Groom's occupation, civil status and origin and residence
  • Groom’s parents' names, their occupation and origin
  • Name and age of bride
  • Bride's legitimacy, baptismal date and confirmation date
  • Bride's birth date and place of birth
  • Bride's origin and residence
  • Bride's parents' names
  • Godparents
  • Witnesses names, their age, occupation, civil status, and residence
  • Length of time witnesses have known bride and groom

Death or burial records may contain the following:

  • Date and place of death or burial
  • Name, age and gender of deceased
  • Origin and residence of deceased
  • Cause of death
  • Spouse's name, if married
  • Parents' names and their origin
  • If their were children of deceased

How Do I Search the Collection?

Search by name by visiting the Collection Page: Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about them to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.

View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page
⇒ Select the "City or Town" category
⇒ Select the "Parish" category
⇒ Select the "Record Type and Years" 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 which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person 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 and 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 Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following resources:

Surrounding Localities

Unable to find your ancestor? Try looking through records in the surrounding localities. Campeche is to the southwest, and Quintana Roo is along the southeast.

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, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543-1977." Database with images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Parroquias Católicas, Yucatan (Catholic Church parishes, Yucatan).


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, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543-1977.

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, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543-1977.