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''[[Canada Genealogy|Canada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Saskatchewan Genealogy|Saskatchewan]]''
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|title=Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957
 
|location=Canada
 
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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
 
 
Saskatchewan, registres de l'église catholique
 
 
 
== Record Description  ==
 
 
 
This collection includes church records for the years 1846-1957.
 
  
This collection contains baptisms, confirmations, marriages, burials, and other records from several Roman Catholic parishes in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada. This collection covers church records created 1846-1957, but the content and time period of the records will vary by parish.  
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{{Canada HR Infobox
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| CID = CID2001071
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| title = Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957
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| location = Canada
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| LOC_01 = Saskatchewan
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| LOC_02 =
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| loc_map = Saskatchewan.png
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| record_type = Church Records
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| start_year = 1846
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| end_year = 1957
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| language = [[French Wordlist|French]]
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| title_language = Saskatchewan, registres de l'église catholique
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| FS_URL_01 = [[Canada]]
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| FS_URL_02 = [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&placeId=302&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Canada%2C%20Saskatchewan%22 Online FamilySearch Catalog Keyword]
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| FS_URL_03 = [[Saskatchewan Genealogy]]
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| FS_URL_04 = [[Saskatchewan Church Records]]
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| FS_URL_05 = [[Saskatchewan Online Genealogy Records]]
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| FS_URL_06 = [[Canada Church Records]]
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| FS_URL_07 = [[Canada Historic Maps]]
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| FS_URL_08 = [[Canada History Links]]
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| FS_URL_09 =
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| FS_URL_10 =
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| RW_URL_01 = [http://globalgenealogy.com/globalgazette/gazfd/gazfd71l.htm Birth, Marriage and Death Records in Saskatchewan, Canada]
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| RW_URL_02 = [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cansk/Saskatchewan/ChurchHistory.html Saskatchewan Roman Catholic Church Parish Register Online Record History] ~ a history of the churches and their locations, the Oblate Missionary Immaculate fathers (OMI) who served the parishes historically and the parish register information as listed by Family Search. Complete with bibliography.
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| RW_URL_03 = [http://cemetery.canadagenweb.org/SK/ Saskatchewan GenWeb Project]
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| RW_URL_04 = [http://www.saskgenealogy.com/ Saskatchewan Genealogical Society]
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| RW_URL_05 = [http://www.saskarchives.com/ Saskatchewan Archives Board]: A good source for locating other records in Saskatchewan
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| custodian = Various Parishes in Saskatchewan
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}}
  
For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2001071/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.
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== What is in the Collection?  ==
  
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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This collection includes church records for the years 1846-1957, the content and time period of the records will vary by parish. These records are written in [[French Wordlist|French]]. For help with French records, see the genealogical [[French Wordlist]].
  
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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These records include baptisms, confirmations, marriages, burials, and other records from several Roman Catholic parishes in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada. For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/records/collection/2001071/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.
  
{{Collection citation | text= "Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. }}
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== Collection Content ==
  
[[Saskatchewan Catholic Church Records (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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=== Sample Images ===
 
 
== Record Content  ==
 
  
 
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== What Can this Collection Tell Me? ==
  
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'''Baptism records''' usually contain the following information:  
 
 
These baptism records usually contain the following information:  
 
  
 
*Name of child  
 
*Name of child  
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*Name of parish where baptized
 
*Name of parish where baptized
  
These marriage records usually contain the following information:  
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'''Marriage records''' usually contain the following information:  
  
 
*Name of bride and groom  
 
*Name of bride and groom  
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*Age of bride and groom
 
*Age of bride and groom
  
These burial records usually contain the following information:  
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'''Burial records''' usually contain the following information:  
  
 
*Name of deceased  
 
*Name of deceased  
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*Name of parish or cemetery where buried
 
*Name of parish or cemetery where buried
  
== How to Use the Record  ==
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
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To begin your search it is helpful to know:
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*The name of your ancestor.
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*The approximate year of a birth, marriage, or death.
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*The place where the event occurred.
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*The names of family members and their relationships.
  
To begin your search in the birth records, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
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'''Search by Name by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2001071?collectionNameFilter=false Collection Page:]'''<br>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 compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.
  
*Names of parents
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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/2001071/waypoints Browse Page:]'''<br>To search this collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>⇒Select "Browse Images" on the initial search page<br>⇒Select the appropriate "Place" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate name of "Parish" <br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Record Type and Year Range" category, which takes you to the images. <br>
*Approximate year and place of birth
 
  
To begin your search in the marriage records, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
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Look at the images one by one, 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.  
 
 
*Name of bride or groom
 
*Approximate year and place of marriage
 
 
 
To begin your search in the burial records, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
 
 
 
*Name of deceased
 
*Approximate year and place of death
 
 
 
==== Search the Collection  ====
 
 
 
To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:<br> ⇒ Select the appropriate "Place"<br> ⇒ Select the appropriate "Name of Parish"<br> ⇒ Select the appropriate "Record type and year range" category which takes you to the images.<br>
 
 
 
Look at the images one by one 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.  
 
 
 
==== Using the Information  ====
 
 
 
When you have found the information that you have been looking for, you can use the following tactics to further your research the following:
 
 
 
'''Birth Records'''
 
  
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== What Do I Do Next? ==
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When you have located your ancestor’s church record, carefully evaluate each piece of information about them. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors.
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===I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now?===
 
*Use the name of the child to search for a marriage record  
 
*Use the name of the child to search for a marriage record  
 
*Use the birth year of your ancestor to search for a census record  
 
*Use the birth year of your ancestor to search for a census record  
*If you have found your ancestor, search for their marriage records in the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1520608 Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957] collection.
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*If you have found your ancestor, search for their marriage records (or their parents' marriage record) in this collection.
 
 
'''Marriage Records'''
 
 
 
 
*Use the age to calculate an approximate birth year  
 
*Use the age to calculate an approximate birth year  
 
*Use the names of the parents to search for their marriage record
 
*Use the names of the parents to search for their marriage record
 
'''Burial Records'''
 
 
 
*If your ancestor was married, search for a marriage record with an approximate year of marriage.
 
*If your ancestor was married, search for a marriage record with an approximate year of marriage.
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===I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, What Now?===
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*Try variations of name spellings-- especially French variations.
  
==== For Help Reading These Records  ====
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==Citing this Collection==
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Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.  
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'''Collection Citation''':<br>
  
These records are in French. For help with reading the records, see the following wiki article:
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{{Collection citation | text= "Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957." Database with Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Parishes, Saskatchewan.}} <br>
 
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[[French Wordlist]]
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'''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):<br>
 
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{{Record Citation Link
== Related Websites  ==
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|CID=CID2001071
 
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|title=Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cansk/Saskatchewan/ChurchHistory.html Saskatchewan Roman Catholic Church Parish Register Online Record History] ~ a history of the churches and their locations, the Oblate Missionary Immaculate fathers (OMI) who served the parishes historically and the parish register information as listed by Family Search. Complete with bibliography.
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}}
 
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'''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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|title=Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957
*[[Saskatchewan Church Records]]
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*[[Canada Church Records]]
 
 
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==
 
 
 
{{Contributor_invite}}
 
 
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
 
 
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.
 
 
 
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
 
 
 
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
 
  
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== How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki? ==
  
“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 Clementina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
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Record Description
Record Type Church Records
Collection years 1846-1957
Languages French
Title in the Language Saskatchewan, registres de l'église catholique
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Archive
Various Parishes in Saskatchewan


What is in the Collection?

This collection includes church records for the years 1846-1957, the content and time period of the records will vary by parish. These records are written in French. For help with French records, see the genealogical French Wordlist.

These records include baptisms, confirmations, marriages, burials, and other records from several Roman Catholic parishes in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada. For a list of records by localities, document type and dates currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Collection Content

Sample Images

What Can this Collection Tell Me?

Baptism records usually contain the following information:

  • Name of child
  • Name of parents
  • Locality of baptism
  • Date of baptism, sometimes date of birth
  • Name of parish where baptized

Marriage records usually contain the following information:

  • Name of bride and groom
  • Name of bride’s parents
  • Name of groom’s parents
  • Residence of bride and groom
  • Date of marriage
  • Name of parish where married
  • Age of bride and groom

Burial records usually contain the following information:

  • Name of deceased
  • Name of spouse
  • Date of burial, sometimes date of death
  • Name of parish or cemetery where buried

How Do I Search the Collection?

To begin your search it is helpful to know:

  • The name of your ancestor.
  • The approximate year of a birth, marriage, or death.
  • The place where the event occurred.
  • The names of family members and their relationships.

Search by Name by visiting the Collection Page:
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 compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.

View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page:
To search this collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select "Browse Images" on the initial search page
⇒Select the appropriate "Place"
⇒Select the appropriate name of "Parish"
⇒Select the appropriate "Record Type and Year Range" category, which takes you to the images.

Look at the images one by one, 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.

What Do I Do Next?

When you have located your ancestor’s church record, carefully evaluate each piece of information about them. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors.

I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now?

  • Use the name of the child to search for a marriage record
  • Use the birth year of your ancestor to search for a census record
  • If you have found your ancestor, search for their marriage records (or their parents' marriage record) in this collection.
  • Use the age to calculate an approximate birth year
  • Use the names of the parents to search for their marriage record
  • If your ancestor was married, search for a marriage record with an approximate year of marriage.

I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, What Now?

  • Try variations of name spellings-- especially French variations.

Citing this Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.  

Collection Citation:

"Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957." Database with Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2016. Parishes, Saskatchewan.


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 Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957.

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 Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957.

How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?

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.