Difference between revisions of "Puerto Rico Civil Registration"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(added a heading and links)
Line 6: Line 6:
  
 
== Where to Find the Records  ==
 
== Where to Find the Records  ==
 +
 +
*[http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w/puerto_rico.htm Puerto Rico Birth, Death, Marriage Certificates]
 +
*[http://www.prfaa.com/services_individuals.asp#certificates Vital records in Puerto Rico]
  
 
=== FamilySearch Historical Record Collections ===
 
=== FamilySearch Historical Record Collections ===
Line 14: Line 17:
  
 
*[[Puerto Rico Civil Registration Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Puerto Rico Civil Registration Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 +
  
 
[[Category:Puerto_Rico]]
 
[[Category:Puerto_Rico]]

Revision as of 04:00, 12 August 2011

Template:Puerto Rico-stubUnited States Gotoarrow.png Puerto Rico Gotoarrow.png Civil Registration

History

Civil registration began in Puerto Rico in 1885. Most municipalities have births, marriages, and deaths from 1885, but some have records from earlier years. Also this records in municipalities start at the time the town was founded like in morovis the records start in 1835, in corozal in 1817, in manati in 1789 ans so on.

Where to Find the Records

FamilySearch Historical Record Collections

An online collection containing this record is located in FamilySearch.org.

A wiki article describing this collection is found at: