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[[Portugal Genealogy|Portugal]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Braga, Portugal Genealogy|Braga]]
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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
 
 
Portugal, Braga, Processos de Habilitação Sacerdotal
 
  
== Record Description ==
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| title= Portugal, Braga, Priest Application Files (Genere et Moribus), 1596-1911
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| location = Portugal
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| LOC_01 = Braga
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| record_type = Church
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| start_year = 1596
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| end_year = 1911
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| language = Portuguese
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| title_language = Portugal, Braga, Processos de Habilitação Sacerdotal
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| FS_URL_01 = [[Portugal, Diocese of Braga Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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| RW_URL_01 = [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Braga#Maps Braga Maps]
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| custodian = Braga District Archives
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This collection will include records from 1596 to 1911.
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== What is the Collection?  ==
  
The collection includes priest application files created by the Catholic Church in the district of Braga. These files consist of documentation created during the process of proving the applicant's eligibility to become a member of the Catholic clergy, including genealogies and pedigrees. The text of the records is in Portuguese.  
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This collection includes records from 1596 to 1911.  
  
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://familysearch.org/records/collection/2125025/waypoints Browse]link from the collection landing page.  
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The collection includes priest application files created by the Catholic Church in the district of Braga. These files consist of documentation created during the process of proving the applicant's eligibility to become a member of the Catholic clergy, including genealogies and pedigrees. These records are written in [[Portuguese Genealogical Word List|Portuguese]].  
  
== Record Content ==
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== Collection Contents ==
  
 
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'''Records may include:'''
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'''Application records''' may include the following information:  
  
 
*Applicant's full name  
 
*Applicant's full name  
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*Names of maternal grandparents
 
*Names of maternal grandparents
  
== How to Use the Record ==
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
  
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links: <br> ⇒Select the "Distrito" category <br> ⇒Select the "Município" category <br> ⇒Select the "Freguesia" category <br> ⇒Select the "Tipo de registro e anos" category which takes you to the images.  
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'''When searching''': <br> As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your relative’s first name, or some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships.  
  
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. Keep in mind:
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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/2125025/waypoints Browse Page]'''
  
*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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⇒Select the "Locality" category <br> ⇒Select the "or Locality 2" category <br> ⇒Select the "Locality 3" category <br> ⇒Select the "Tipo de registro e anos" category which takes you to the images.  
*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
 
*Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.
 
  
==== For Help Reading These Records  ====
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Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. 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.
  
These records are in Portuguese. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:
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=== For Help Reading These Records ===
  
[[Portuguese Genealogical Word List]]
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These records are in Portuguese. For help reading the records, see the following resources:
  
== Related Websites  ==
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*[[Portuguese Genealogical Word List]]
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*[[Portuguese Letter-writing Guide]]
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*Learning Center Resources:
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-portuguese-handwritten-records-lesson-1-portuguese-letters/213 Portuguese Handwriting Lesson 1]
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-portuguese-handwritten-records-lesson-2-dates-words-and-names/215 Portuguese Handwriting Lesson 2]
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-portuguese-handwritten-records-lesson-3-reading-portuguese-records/216 Portuguese Handwriting Lesson 3]
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Braga Braga]
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== What Do I Do Next? ==
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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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.
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*Titles may be clues to property ownership, occupations, rank, or status within the community.
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*Use the estimated age to calculate a birth date.
  
[[Portugal, Diocese of Braga Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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=== What if I Can't Find Who I'm Looking For? ===
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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*Try different spellings of the names.
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*Look for an index. There are often indexes at the beginning of each volume. In addition local genealogical and historical societies often have indexes to local records.
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*Search the records of nearby localities (or military unties, counties, parishes, etc.).
  
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
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== Citing this Collection ==
  
Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/records/collection/2125025/waypoints Portugal, Braga, Priest Application Files (Genere et Moribus), 1596-1911]
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite 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.  
  
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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'''Collection citation''':<br> {{Collection citation| text =“Portugal, Braga, Catholic Church Records, Priest Application Files, 1596-1911.” Images. ''FamilySearch''. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016 Citing Braga District Archives.}}<br><br>
  
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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=== Citation for This Collection ===
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== How You Can Contribute ==
  
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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{{Collection citation| text =“Portugal, Braga, Catholic Church Records, Priest Application Files, 1596-1911.”  Images. ''FamilySearch''. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Arquivo Distrital de Braga.}}
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
Braga, Portugal
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Record Description
Record Type: Church
Collection years: 1596-1911
Languages: Portuguese
Title in the Language: Portugal, Braga, Processos de Habilitação Sacerdotal
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Archive
Braga District Archives


What is the Collection?

This collection includes records from 1596 to 1911.

The collection includes priest application files created by the Catholic Church in the district of Braga. These files consist of documentation created during the process of proving the applicant's eligibility to become a member of the Catholic clergy, including genealogies and pedigrees. These records are written in Portuguese.

Collection Contents

Application records may include the following information:

  • Applicant's full name
  • Applicant's legitimacy
  • Parents' names
  • Names of paternal grandparents
  • Names of maternal grandparents

How Do I Search the Collection?

When searching:
As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your relative’s first name, or some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships.

View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page

⇒Select the "Locality" category
⇒Select the "or Locality 2" category
⇒Select the "Locality 3" category
⇒Select the "Tipo de registro e anos" 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 if the image relates to them. 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 Help Reading These Records

These records are in Portuguese. For help reading the records, see the following resources:

What Do I Do Next?

  • When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
  • Titles may be clues to property ownership, occupations, rank, or status within the community.
  • Use the estimated age to calculate a birth date.

What if I Can't Find Who I'm Looking For?

  • Try different spellings of the names.
  • Look for an index. There are often indexes at the beginning of each volume. In addition local genealogical and historical societies often have indexes to local records.
  • Search the records of nearby localities (or military unties, counties, parishes, etc.).
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Don't overlook FHL Place Portugal, Braga items or FHL Keyword Portugal, Braga items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Portugal Archives and Libraries.

Citing this Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite 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:

“Portugal, Braga, Catholic Church Records, Priest Application Files, 1596-1911.” Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016 Citing Braga District Archives.

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 Portugal, Braga, Priest Application Files (Genere et Moribus), 1596-1911.

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.