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[[Portugal Genealogy|Portugal]]
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| title= Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration,1893-1980
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| location = Portugal
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| LOC_01 = Coimbra
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| loc_map = PT Locator Map Portugal Coimbra.png
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| record_type = Civil Registration
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| start_year = 1893
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| end_year = 1980
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| language = Portuguese
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| title_language = Registro Civil de Coimbra, Portugal
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| FS_URL_01 = [[Portugal Genealogy|Portugal]]
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| FS_URL_02 = [[Coimbra, Portugal Genealogy|Coimbra]]
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| RW_URL_01 = [[Coimbra#Maps|Maps from Coimbra]]
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| custodian = University of Coimbra Archives
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== Title in the Language of the Record ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
Registro Civil de Coimbra, Portugal  
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Copies of civil registration marriage and death records housed at the Arquivo da Universidade de Coimbra in Portugal. These records are written in [[Portuguese Genealogical Word List|Portuguese]]. Additional images will be published as they become available.
  
== Record Description  ==
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===To Browse this Collection===
  
Copies of civil registration marriage and death records housed at the Arquivo da Universidade de Coimbra in Portugal. The text of the records is in Portuguese. Additional images will be published as they become available.
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{{Collection Browse Link
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|CID=CID1928593
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| title= Portugal, Coimbra, Catholic Church Records, 1459-1911
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== Record Content ==
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== Collection Contents ==
  
 
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<gallery>
Image:Portugal coimbra cr marriage.jpg|Marriage
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Image:Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration (16-0576) DGS100741630 411 Birth.jpg|Birth Record
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Image:Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration (16-0576) DGS100741699 23 Marriage.jpg|Marriage Record
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Image:Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration (16-0576) DGS100762968 5 Death.jpg|Death Record
 
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Birth records usually include:  
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'''Birth records''' may contain the following:  
  
 
*Place and date of registration  
 
*Place and date of registration  
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*Parents' names
 
*Parents' names
  
Marriage records usually include:  
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'''Marriage records''' may contain the following:  
  
 
*Place and date of registration  
 
*Place and date of registration  
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*Bride’s parents' names and their place of origin
 
*Bride’s parents' names and their place of origin
  
Death records usually include:  
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'''Death records''' may contain the following:  
  
 
*Place and date of death  
 
*Place and date of death  
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*Parents’ names and their place of origin
 
*Parents’ names and their place of origin
  
== 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 "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒ Select the "District" category<br> ⇒ Select the "Municipality" category<br> ⇒ Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images.<br>  
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Look at each image or record 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 or records and compare the information about the individuals listed to your ancestors to make this determination. Keep in mind there may be more than one person in the records with the same name and you will want to look carefully at dates, places and relations to identify your ancestor from another person. You also may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name if they were known by a nickname or changed their name from the original birth record name. Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life and may be listed in records with any of those variations.
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'''Search by Name by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2014773 Collection Page]'''
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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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'''View  images in this collection by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/2014773/waypoints Browse Page]'''
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⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒ Select the "District" category<br> ⇒ Select the "Municipality" category<br> ⇒ Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images.  
  
==== 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 which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.
  
These records are in Portuguese. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:
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{{Tip|More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/2014773 Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration, 1893-1980]. Click on camera icon to see images.}}
  
[[Portuguese Genealogical Word List]]
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== What Do I Do Next?  ==
  
== Related Websites  ==
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These records are in Portuguese. For help reading the records, see the following resources:
  
*[http://www.fernandocandido.com/portgen/portuguesegen.html Portuguese Genealogy Page]  
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*[[Portuguese Genealogical Word List]]
*[http://www.dholmes.com/master-list/coimbra/district-coimbra.html Portuguese Genealogist Master 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]
  
== Related Wiki Articles ==
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== Citing This Collection ==
  
*[[Portugal, Coimbra Testament Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information (often called [[Transfer the Information#Cite_Your_Sources|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.
*[[Portugal, Diocese of Coimbra Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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'''Collection citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration,1893-1980." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Citing Arquivo da Universidade de Coimbra [University of Coimbra Archives].}}<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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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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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/2014773/waypoints Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration, 1893-1980]
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'''Image citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
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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|CID=CID2014773
 
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|title=Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration, 1893-1980
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 data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
 
  
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
Coimbra, Portugal
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Record Description
Record Type: Civil Registration
Collection years: 1893-1980
Languages: Portuguese
Title in the Language: Registro Civil de Coimbra, Portugal
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Archive
University of Coimbra Archives


What is in the Collection?

Copies of civil registration marriage and death records housed at the Arquivo da Universidade de Coimbra in Portugal. These records are written in Portuguese. Additional images will be published as they become available.

To Browse this Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Portugal, Coimbra, Catholic Church Records, 1459-1911.

Collection Contents

Birth records may contain the following:

  • Place and date of registration
  • Informant's name, age and residence
  • Child's name
  • Place and date of birth
  • Parents' names

Marriage records may contain the following:

  • Place and date of registration
  • Name of groom
  • Groom’s place of origin and residence
  • Groom’s age
  • Groom’s marital status
  • Name of bride
  • Bride’s place of origin and residence
  • Bride’s age
  • Bride’s marital status
  • Groom’s parents' names and their place of origin
  • Bride’s parents' names and their place of origin

Death records may contain the following:

  • Place and date of death
  • Name of deceased person
  • Deceased place of origin
  • Deceased age at time of death
  • Deceased marital status, name of spouse if married
  • Cause of death
  • Deceased place of residence
  • Place of burial
  • Parents’ names and their place of origin

How Do I Search the Collection?

Look at each image or record 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 or records and compare the information about the individuals listed to your ancestors to make this determination. Keep in mind there may be more than one person in the records with the same name and you will want to look carefully at dates, places and relations to identify your ancestor from another person. You also may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name if they were known by a nickname or changed their name from the original birth record name. Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life and may be listed in records with any of those variations.

Search by Name by visiting the Collection Page

View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page

⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒ Select the "District" category
⇒ Select the "Municipality" category
⇒ Select the "Record Type and 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.

What Do I Do Next?

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

Citing 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:

"Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration,1893-1980." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Citing Arquivo da Universidade de Coimbra [University of Coimbra Archives].

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 2014773 Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration, 1893-1980.


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, Coimbra, Civil Registration, 1893-1980.


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.