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== Title in the Language of the Record ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
'''Perú, Cusco, Registro Civil'''
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This Collection includes records of civil registration records of births, marriages, and deaths from several provinces in the department of Cusco in Perú from 1889 to 1997.
  
== Record Description  ==
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The collection also includes some baptisms housed at the Archivo Regional (Regional Archives) de Cusco.
  
This Collection will include records from 1889 to 1997.  
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Additional images will be published as they become available.  
  
This collection includes copies of civil registration records of births, marriages, and deaths from several provinces in the department of Cusco in Perú. The collection also includes some baptisms housed at the Archivo Regional de Cusco. Additional images will be published as they become available.  
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=== Reading These Records === 
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These records are written in [[Spanish Genealogical Word List|Spanish]]; see the section [[Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)#For Help Reading these Records|For Help Reading these Records]] for translation helps.  
  
For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1987564/waypoints Browse].
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===To Browse this Collection===
  
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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{{Collection_Browse_Link
 
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|CID=CID1987564
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.
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|title=Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997
 
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{{Collection citation
 
| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Civil Registry. Peru, Cusco, civil registration. Regional Archive of Cusco, Peru.<!--bibdescend-->}}  
 
 
 
[[Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration (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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==What Can this Collection Tell Me?==
  
<gallery>
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The information in each record varies by year.  
Image:Peru, Cusco, Births copy.JPG
 
Image:Peru, Cusco, Marriage.jpg
 
Image:Peru, Cusco, death copy.jpg
 
</gallery>
 
  
'''Important genealogical information found in birth records may include:'''
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'''Birth records''' may include the following information:  
  
 
*Date and place of registration  
 
*Date and place of registration  
*Name and gender of child
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*Name and gender of child  
*Date, time and location of birth
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*Date, time, and place of birth  
 
*Legitimacy  
 
*Legitimacy  
*Religious affiliation
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*Religious affiliation  
*Parents’ names, their age(s, origin and residence
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*Parents’ names, ages, origin, and residence  
*Presenter's name, age, civil status, occupation, origin and residence
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*Presenter's name, age, civil status, occupation, origin, and residence  
*Witnesses' names, their age(s, civil status and residence
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*Witnesses' name, age, civil status, and residence  
 
*Sometimes, grandparents’ names
 
*Sometimes, grandparents’ names
  
'''Important genealogical information found in marriage records may include:'''
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'''Marriage records''' may include the following:  
  
*Date and place of the registration  
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*Date and place of registration  
*Names of the bride and groom
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*Names of the bride and groom  
*Date and place of marriage
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*Date and place of marriage  
 
*Groom's age, civil status, nationality, race and occupation  
 
*Groom's age, civil status, nationality, race and occupation  
*Names of groom's parents, their origin and residence
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*Names of groom's parents, origin, and residence  
*Bride's age, civil status, nationality, race and occupation
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*Bride's age, civil status, nationality, race, and occupation  
*Names of bride's parents, their origin and residence
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*Names of bride's parents, origin, and residence  
*Bride and groom's religious affiliation
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*Bride and groom's religious affiliation  
*Names of the witnesses, their age(s) and residence
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*Names, residence, and ages of witnesses
  
'''Important genealogical information found in death records may include:'''
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'''Death records''' may include:  
  
*Time, date, and place of the registration  
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*Time, date, and place of registration  
*Name of the deceased
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*Name, gender, and age of the deceased (keep in mind that death records for women may be under their married name)
*Cause of death
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*Cause of death  
*Name of attending doctor
 
 
*Date, place, and time of death  
 
*Date, place, and time of death  
*Gender, civil status, and occupation of deceased
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*Civil status, and occupation of deceased  
*Nationality, origin, and residence of deceased
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*Nationality, origin, and residence of deceased  
*Parents' names of deceased if a minor
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*Parents' names of deceased if a minor  
*Presenter's name, age, and occupation
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*Presenter's name, age , and occupation  
*Presenter's origin, nationality and residence
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*Presenter's origin, nationality, and residence  
 
*Names of witnesses
 
*Names of witnesses
  
== How to Use the Record ==
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== Collection Content ==
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===Sample Images===
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<gallery>
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Image:Peru, Cusco, Births copy.JPG|Birth Record
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Image:Peru, Cusco, Marriage.jpg|Marriage Record
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Image:Peru, Cusco, death copy.jpg|Death Record
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</gallery>
  
To search the collection select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br> ⇒Select the “Record” <br> ⇒ Select the “Provincia” <br> ⇒ Select the “Distrito o municipalidad” <br> ⇒ "Tipo de registro y años" which takes you to the images.
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{| style="width:60%; vertical-align:top;"                
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|-                 
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|style=" vertical-align:top; width:20%;"|
  
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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=== Coverage Table ===
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As of 12 December 2016 this collection included records from the following provinces.
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{| class="wikitable" width="20%"
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! Province
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|Acomayo
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|-
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|Anta
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|-
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|Calca
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|-
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|Canas
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|-
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|Cachis
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|-
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|Chumbivilcas
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|-
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|Cusco
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|-
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|Espinar
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|-
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|La Convencion
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|-
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|Paruro
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|-
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|Paucartambo
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|-
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|Quispicanchi
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|}
  
When you have located your ancestor’s birth, marriage, or death record, carefully evaluate each piece of information about them. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors. For example:
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== How Do I Search the Collection?  ==
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== How Do I Search the Collection?  ==
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You can search the index or view the images or both. Before using this collection it is helpful to know:
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*Your ancestor's given name and surname
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*Identifying information such as residence
 +
*Estimated marriage or birth year
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*Family relationships
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*For death records, the information in records is usually reliable, but depends upon the knowledge of the informant.
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*Regarding marriage and death records, name changes, shortened names, or nicknames may have been used by your ancestors, so pay attention to other relationships (parents, spouse, siblings, children, etc.) that can confirm whether you have the right person/record.  
  
*Use the date along with the place to find the family in church or other records.  
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=== Search the Index ===
*The parent’s birth places can tell you former residences and can help to establish a migration pattern for the family.
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Search by name by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1987564 Collection Page]. <br>
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#Fill in the search boxes on the Collection Page with the information you have.<br>
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#Click '''Search''' to show possible matches.
  
== Related Websites  ==
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For more tips about searching on-line collections see the on-line article [[FamilySearch Search Tips and Tricks]].
  
*[https://catalyst.library.jhu.edu/?q=Incas+Peru+Cuzco+%22Kings+and+rulers%22+Genealogy&search_field=subject Incas Peru Cusco]
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View images in this collection by visiting the
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[https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/1923402/waypoints Browse Page]. <br>
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# Select '''Province'''
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# Select '''District or Municipality'''
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# Select '''Record Type and Years''' which takes you to the images.
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<br>
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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{{Tip|Often additional  information can be found in the margins of original records.  For example in a birth record, you might find marriage or death information.}}
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
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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.<br><br>
  
*[[Peru]]
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===For Help Reading these Records:===
*[[Peru Civil Registration]]
 
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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For help reading these Spanish records see the following guides:
  
{{Contributor_invite}}
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*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?fq=place%3A%22Spain%22 Reading Spanish handwritten records]
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/Spanish/en/welcome.aspx Script tutorial for Spanish]
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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To learn more about using the information in civil records, view these lessons for free:
  
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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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/encontre-este-registro-y-ahora-que/894 Encontré este registro ¿y ahora qué?] - Spanish
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/documentos-esenciales-para-buscar-a-sus-antepasados/587 Documentos esenciales para buscar a sus antepasados] - Spanish
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/tesoros-ocultos-en-los-registros-originales/914 Tesoros ocultos en los registros originales] - Spanish
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/y-ahora-que-como-hacer-la-investigacion-genealogica/893 ¿Y ahora qué? Cómo hacer la investigación genealógica] - Spanish
  
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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{{Tip|More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1987564 Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997]. Click on camera icon to see images.}}
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==What Do I Do Next?==
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=== I Found Who I was Looking for, Now What?  ===
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*Use the marriage date and place as the basis for compiling a new family group or for verifying existing information.
 +
*Use the birth date or age along with the place of birth of each partner to find a couple's birth records and parents' names.
 +
*Use the birth date or age along with the place of birth to find the family in census records.
 +
*Use the residence and names of the parents to locate church and land records.
 +
*Occupations listed can lead you to other types of records such as employment or military records.
 +
*Use the parents' birth places to find former residences and to establish a migration pattern for the family.
 +
*Compile the marriage entries for every person who has the same surname as the bride or groom; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual.
 +
*Continue to search the marriage records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives of the bride and groom who may have married in the same county or nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family or even the second marriage of a parent. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify.
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*Use the marriage number to identify previous marriages.
 +
*When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
 +
 
 +
=== I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, Now What? ===
 +
 
 +
*Check for variant spellings of the surnames.
 +
*Check for a different index. There are often indexes at the beginning of each volume.
 +
*Search the indexes and records of nearby localities.
 +
*A boundary change could have occurred and the record of your ancestor is now in a neighboring province. These regions neighbor Cusco:
 +
**Ayacucho, Junín, and Apurímac on the west,
 +
**Ucayali in the north,
 +
**Madre de Dios and Puno in the east, and
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**Arequipa in the south.
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*Your ancestor may have immigrated to another country. Search the records of nearby areas or immigration/emigration records:
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**[[Peru Emigration and Immigration]]
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*Church records are also a good substitute when birth, marriage, and death records can’t be found or are unavailable.
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**[[Peru Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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**[[Peru Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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**[[Peru Deaths (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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**[[Peru Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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**[[Peru Church Records]]<br><br>
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==Citing 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>
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'''Collection citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997." Database with Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Citing Regional Archives, Cusco, Peru.}}<br><br>
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'''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):<br>
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{{Record Citation Link
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|title=Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997
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'''Image citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
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|title=Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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== How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki? ==
  
“Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 27 June, 2012), Cusco &gt; Cusco &gt; Nacimientos 1962 feb-abr &gt; image 154 of 252 images, Gladys Vizcarra Guillen, 1962; citing municipal clerks in Cusco, Cusco, Peru.
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{{Contributor_invite}}
  
[[Category:Peru]]
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
Cusco, Peru
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Location of Cusco, Peru
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Record Description
Record Type: Civil Registration
Collection years: 1889-1997
Languages: Spanish
Title in the Language: Perú, Cusco, Registro Civil
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Archive
Archivo Regional de Cusco, Wanchaq (Cusco Regional Archives, Wanchaq).


What is in the Collection?

This Collection includes records of civil registration records of births, marriages, and deaths from several provinces in the department of Cusco in Perú from 1889 to 1997.

The collection also includes some baptisms housed at the Archivo Regional (Regional Archives) de Cusco.

Additional images will be published as they become available.

Reading These Records

These records are written in Spanish; see the section For Help Reading these Records for translation helps.

To Browse this Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997.

What Can this Collection Tell Me?

The information in each record varies by year.

Birth records may include the following information:

  • Date and place of registration
  • Name and gender of child
  • Date, time, and place of birth
  • Legitimacy
  • Religious affiliation
  • Parents’ names, ages, origin, and residence
  • Presenter's name, age, civil status, occupation, origin, and residence
  • Witnesses' name, age, civil status, and residence
  • Sometimes, grandparents’ names

Marriage records may include the following:

  • Date and place of registration
  • Names of the bride and groom
  • Date and place of marriage
  • Groom's age, civil status, nationality, race and occupation
  • Names of groom's parents, origin, and residence
  • Bride's age, civil status, nationality, race, and occupation
  • Names of bride's parents, origin, and residence
  • Bride and groom's religious affiliation
  • Names, residence, and ages of witnesses

Death records may include:

  • Time, date, and place of registration
  • Name, gender, and age of the deceased (keep in mind that death records for women may be under their married name)
  • Cause of death
  • Date, place, and time of death
  • Civil status, and occupation of deceased
  • Nationality, origin, and residence of deceased
  • Parents' names of deceased if a minor
  • Presenter's name, age , and occupation
  • Presenter's origin, nationality, and residence
  • Names of witnesses

Collection Content

Sample Images

Coverage Table

As of 12 December 2016 this collection included records from the following provinces.

Province
Acomayo
Anta
Calca
Canas
Cachis
Chumbivilcas
Cusco
Espinar
La Convencion
Paruro
Paucartambo
Quispicanchi

How Do I Search the Collection?

How Do I Search the Collection?

You can search the index or view the images or both. 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
  • For death records, the information in records is usually reliable, but depends upon the knowledge of the informant.
  • Regarding marriage and death records, name changes, shortened names, or nicknames may have been used by your ancestors, so pay attention to other relationships (parents, spouse, siblings, children, etc.) that can confirm whether you have the right person/record.

Search the Index

Search by name by visiting the Collection Page.

  1. Fill in the search boxes on the Collection Page with the information you have.
  2. Click Search to show possible matches.

For more tips about searching on-line collections see the on-line article FamilySearch Search Tips and Tricks.

View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page.

  1. Select Province
  2. Select District or Municipality
  3. Select Record Type and Years which takes you to the images.


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.

For Help Reading these Records:

For help reading these Spanish records see the following guides:

To learn more about using the information in civil records, view these lessons for free:

What Do I Do Next?

I Found Who I was Looking for, Now What?

  • Use the marriage date and place as the basis for compiling a new family group or for verifying existing information.
  • Use the birth date or age along with the place of birth of each partner to find a couple's birth records and parents' names.
  • Use the birth date or age along with the place of birth to find the family in census records.
  • Use the residence and names of the parents to locate church and land records.
  • Occupations listed can lead you to other types of records such as employment or military records.
  • Use the parents' birth places to find former residences and to establish a migration pattern for the family.
  • Compile the marriage entries for every person who has the same surname as the bride or groom; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual.
  • Continue to search the marriage records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives of the bride and groom who may have married in the same county or nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family or even the second marriage of a parent. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify.
  • Use the marriage number to identify previous marriages.
  • When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.

I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, Now What?

  • Check for variant spellings of the surnames.
  • Check for a different index. There are often indexes at the beginning of each volume.
  • Search the indexes and records of nearby localities.
  • A boundary change could have occurred and the record of your ancestor is now in a neighboring province. These regions neighbor Cusco:
    • Ayacucho, Junín, and Apurímac on the west,
    • Ucayali in the north,
    • Madre de Dios and Puno in the east, and
    • Arequipa in the south.
  • Your ancestor may have immigrated to another country. Search the records of nearby areas or immigration/emigration records:

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:

"Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997." Database with Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Citing Regional Archives, Cusco, Peru.

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 Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997.

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 Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997.


How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?

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.