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[[Peru Genealogy|Peru]]
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== Record Description ==
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|title=Peru Marriages, 1600-1940
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| title_language = Perú, matrimonios, 1600-1940
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| FS_URL_01 = [[Peru Genealogy|Peru Genealogy]]
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| FS_URL_02 = [[Peru Church Records|Peru Church Records]]
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| FS_URL_03 = [[Peru Civil Registration|Peru Civil Registration]]
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| FS_URL_04 = [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/6/66/Peru_Research_Outline.pdf Peru FamilySearch Research Outline]
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| FS_URL_05 = [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results#count=20&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Peru%22 FamilySearch Library Catalog Place Peru]
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| FS_URL_06 = [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results#count=20&query=%2Bkeywords%3APeru FamilySearch Library Catalog Keyword Peru]
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| FS_URL_07 = [[Peru Archives and Libraries]]
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| RW_URL_01 = [http://www.geneaservice.nl/navigator/peru/index.html Peru Surname Search]
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
 
This index is an electronic index for the years 1600 to 1940.  
 
This index is an electronic index for the years 1600 to 1940.  
  
It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.  
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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 (IGI) (FamilySearch Historical Records) |International Genealogical Index]] or Vital Records Index collections.
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==What Can This Collection Tell Me?==
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The records in this collection usually contain the following information:
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*Name
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*Name of spouse
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*Marriage date and place
  
=== Coverage Table ===  
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The records may also include:
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*Age
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*Parents' names
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*Birth date and place
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*Marital status
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== Collection Content  ==
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For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Marriages Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].
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=== Coverage Table ===
  
 
A coverage table for this collection is available in the wiki article [[Peru Marriages, Coverage Table (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
A coverage table for this collection is available in the wiki article [[Peru Marriages, Coverage Table (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
=== Citation for This Collection ===
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
  
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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As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as an estimated event date, residence, age, and family relationships.  
  
{{Collection citation | text= "Peru, Marriages, 1600-1940." Index. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}
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'''Search by Name by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1520547 Collection Page]:'''<br> 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 your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to look at the information on several individuals comparing the information about them to your ancestors to make this determination.
  
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==What Do I Do Next?==
  
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When you have located your ancestor’s 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.
  
== Related Websites  ==
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When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
  
*[http://www.geneaservice.nl/navigator/peru/index.html Peru Surname Search]
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=== I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now? ===
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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*Use the residence and names of the parents to locate other church and land records.
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*It is often helpful to extract the information on all children with the same parents. If the surname is unusual, you may want to compile marriage entries for every person of the same surname and sort them into families based on the names of the parents.
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*Continue to search the marriage records to identify siblings, parents, and other relatives in the same or other generations who were born nearby.
  
*[[Peru|Peru]]
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=== I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, What Now? ===
*[[Peru Church Records|Peru Church Records]]
 
*[[Peru Civil Registration|Peru Civil Registration]]
 
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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*Civil registration records are also a good source of genealogical information. See [[Peru Civil Registration|Peru Civil Registration]] for further information.  You should obtain copies of both church records and civil registration, when possible, since they do not necessarily provide the same information. For example, baptismal registers sometimes provide the names of the fathers of illegitimate children when the civil registration does not.
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*There may be more than one person with the same name.
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*You ancestor may be using a nickname or alias.
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*Even though this is an index there may still be inaccuracies, such as altered spellings, misinterpretations, and optical character recognition errors if the information was scanned.
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*A boundary change could have occurred and the record of your ancestor is now in a neighboring area. Search the records and indexes of neighboring cities, provinces, and regions.
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*Your ancestor may have immigrated to another country. Search the records of nearby countries or immigration/emigration records: [[Peru Emigration and Immigration]]<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.  
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'''Collection Citation''':<br>
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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{{Collection citation | text= "Peru, Marriages, 1600-1940." Database. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}
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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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== How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki? ==
  
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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Record Description
Record Type: Marriages
Collection years: 1600-1940
Languages: English
Title in the Language: Perú, matrimonios, 1600-1940
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
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What is in the Collection?

This index is an electronic index for the years 1600 to 1940.

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 This Collection Tell Me?

The records in this collection usually contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Name of spouse
  • Marriage date and place

The records may also include:

  • Age
  • Parents' names
  • Birth date and place
  • Marital status

Collection Content

For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Marriages Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Coverage Table

A coverage table for this collection is available in the wiki article Peru Marriages, Coverage Table (FamilySearch Historical Records)

How Do I Search the Collection?

As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as an estimated event date, residence, age, and family relationships.

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 your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to look at the information on several individuals comparing the information about them to your ancestors to make this determination.

What Do I Do Next?

When you have located your ancestor’s 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.

When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.

I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now?

  • Use the residence and names of the parents to locate other church and land records.
  • It is often helpful to extract the information on all children with the same parents. If the surname is unusual, you may want to compile marriage entries for every person of the same surname and sort them into families based on the names of the parents.
  • Continue to search the marriage records to identify siblings, parents, and other relatives in the same or other generations who were born nearby.

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

  • Civil registration records are also a good source of genealogical information. See Peru Civil Registration for further information. You should obtain copies of both church records and civil registration, when possible, since they do not necessarily provide the same information. For example, baptismal registers sometimes provide the names of the fathers of illegitimate children when the civil registration does not.
  • There may be more than one person with the same name.
  • You ancestor may be using a nickname or alias.
  • Even though this is an index there may still be inaccuracies, such as altered spellings, misinterpretations, and optical character recognition errors if the information was scanned.
  • A boundary change could have occurred and the record of your ancestor is now in a neighboring area. Search the records and indexes of neighboring cities, provinces, and regions.
  • Your ancestor may have immigrated to another country. Search the records of nearby countries or immigration/emigration records: Peru Emigration and Immigration

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, Marriages, 1600-1940." Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.


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, Marriages, 1600-1940.


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.

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