Poland, Radom Roman Catholic Church Books (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Record Description

The collection contains images and an index of church books containing baptisms and births, marriages, burials, and deaths for the parishes in the Radom Roman Catholic Dioceses of Poland. The text of the records is in Polish. Births end in 1912, marriages in 1937, and deaths in 1982. The text of the records is in Polish. For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article Poland, Roman Catholic Church Books (FamilySearch Historical Records) Poland, Roman Catholic Church Books (FamilySearch Historical Records).

For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select [1]

Coverage Table

The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods covered in the indexed records for this collection. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.

Number of Records Place Event Type Years Covered in Index
5107 Kowala Stępocina Birth 1810-1825, 1829-1831, 1833-1859, 1865, 1924, 1937, 1940
3963 Kowala Stępocina Death 1810-1861
1695 Kowala Stępocina Marriage 1810-1864
213 Kowala Stępocina Other 1810-1814, 1817-1819, 1841-1842, 1844, 1847-1848, 1889

Record Content

Baptismal records found in this collection generally contain the following information:

  • Name of child
  • Name of parents
  • Date of birth
  • Child’s gender
  • Date of baptism

Marriage records found in this collection generally contain the following information:

  • Name and age of bride and groom
  • Names of bride’s parents
  • Names of groom’s parents
  • Date of marriage

Death records found in this collection generally contain the following information:

  • Name and age of deceased
  • Names of parents or spouse
  • Date of death
  • Gender of deceased

How to Use the Record

To search this collection, it would be helpful to know the following information: the name and some other identifying information such as the birth place or birth date.

Search the Collection

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 several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.
For a browse collection:
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒ Select the "Province" category
⇒ Select the "Place" category
⇒ Select the "Event/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.

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 Polish. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:

Poland Genealogical Word List Poland Language and Languages

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

Known Issues with This Collection

For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached [Poland, Radom Roman Catholic Church Books (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues]. 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

Katalog Zasobów Metrykalnych&lt
Polish Genealogical Society of America

Related Wiki Articles

Poland History Poland Church Records

Contributions to This Article

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.

Citations for This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information (often called citing your sources). This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. 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. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.

Collection citation:

"." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing archive name, archive location in local language [archive name, archive location in English].

Image citation:
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