Mexico Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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Mexico Baptisms, 1560-1950 .
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- 1 What is in the Collection?
- 2 What Can these Records Tell Me?
- 3 Collection Contents
- 4 How Do I Search the Collection?
- 5 Known Issues with This Collection
- 6 Citing this Collection
- 7 How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?
What is in the Collection?
This index is an electronic index for the years 1560 to 1950.
This index is not complete for any particular place, region or time period. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.
What Can these Records Tell Me?
The following information is usually found in these records:
- Baptism date
- Baptism place
- Father's name
- Mother's name
- Maternal and paternal grandparent's names
A Coverage Table for this collection is available in the wiki article Mexico Baptisms, Coverage Table (FamilySearch Historical Records) For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Births and Christenings Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).
How Do I Search the Collection?
Before using this collection it is helpful to know:
- Your ancestor's given name and surname
- Identifying information such as residence
- Estimated marriage or birth year
- Family relationships
Search the Index
Search by name by visiting the Collection Page.
- Fill in the search boxes on the Collection Page with the information you have.
- Click Search to show possible matches.
How Do I Analyze the Results?
Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images.
Known Issues with This Collection
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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.
- Genealogical Society of Utah. Mexico Baptisms, 1560-1950. Index based on data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?
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