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== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Records  ==
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Registros e Aplicações de Pasaportes, Portugal  
 
Registros e Aplicações de Pasaportes, Portugal  
  
== Record Description ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
This collection of passport records includes the years 1800-1946. Collection of passport registers and passport application files are housed at the Arquivo Distrital de Braga, University of Minho, Portugal. Additional images will be published as they become available.  
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This collection of passport records includes the years 1800 to 1946. These passport registers and passport application files are housed at the Arquivo Distrital de Braga, University of Minho, Portugal. These records are written in [[Portuguese Genealogical Word List|Portuguese]].  
  
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//familysearch.org/records/collection/1925427/waypoints Browse].
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=== Citation for This Collection ===
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== Collection Content  ==
 
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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 = <!--bibdescbegin-->District or Municipal Offices. Passports, 1846-1946. Braga District Archive (Arquivo Distrital de Braga), Portugal.<!--bibdescend-->}}
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[[Portugal, Braga Passport Registers (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
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== Record Content  ==
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'''These passport records may include the following information:'''
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'''Passport records''' may include the following information:  
  
 
*Date and location where passport was issued  
 
*Date and location where passport was issued  
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*Unit in which served
 
*Unit in which served
  
== 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 "Nome do distrito" category<br> ⇒ Select the "Tipo de registro e anos" category which takes you to the images.<br>
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=== Searching the Collection  ===
  
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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'''To browse the collection by image''': <br> ⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page <br> ⇒Select the "District" category <br> ⇒Select the "Record Type and Years" category which takes you to the images.  
  
In order to find data in this collection it will be necessary to know at least the name of the ancestor, the place of origin, and an approximate date of departure. These records should be researched if other vital records are not available.  
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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.  
  
== Related Websites  ==
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'''When searching''':<br> 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.
  
*[http://www.migrationinformation.org/feature/display.cfm?ID=77 Migration Information Source]
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=== For Help Reading These Records  ===
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portuguese_passport Portuguese passports]
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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These records are in Portuguese. For help reading the records, see the following resources:
  
*[[Portugal, Aveiro Passport Registers (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Portuguese Genealogical Word List]]  
*[[Portugal, Leiria Passport Registers (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Portuguese Letter-writing Guide]]  
*[[Portugal Websites]]
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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]
  
== Contributions to This Article ==
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== Related Websites  ==
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*[[Portugal Maps]]
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*[[Portugal History]]
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== Related Wiki Articles ==
  
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*[[Portugal Genealogy|Portugal]]
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*[[Portugal Emigration and Immigration]]
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
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== How You Can Contribute ==
  
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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{{Contributor_invite}}
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections|Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
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== Citing this Collection  ==
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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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.
  
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'''Collection citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Portugal, Passport Registers and Application Files, 1800-1946" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Citing Arquivo Distrital de Braga [Braga District Archives], University of Minho.}} <br>
  
“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata &gt; San Ponciano &gt; Matrimonios 1884-1886 &gt; image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.
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Title in the Language of the Records

Registros e Aplicações de Pasaportes, Portugal

What is in the Collection?

This collection of passport records includes the years 1800 to 1946. These passport registers and passport application files are housed at the Arquivo Distrital de Braga, University of Minho, Portugal. These records are written in Portuguese.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Portugal, Passport Registers and Application Files, 1800-1946.

Collection Content

Passport records may include the following information:

  • Date and location where passport was issued
  • Full name of principal on passport
  • Person's civil status, occupation and place of employment
  • Current residence
  • Complete physical description
  • Destination
  • Military passports included parents's names
  • Unit in which served

How Do I Search the Collection?

Searching the Collection

To browse the collection by image:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "District" 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.

When searching:
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 Portuguese. For help reading the records, see the following resources:

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Don't overlook FHL Place Portugal items or FHL Keyword Portugal 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.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

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.


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, Passport Registers and Application Files, 1800-1946" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Citing Arquivo Distrital de Braga [Braga District Archives], University of Minho.

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, Passport Registers and Application Files, 1800-1946.