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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
 
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
España, Provincia de Lérida, Registros Municipales
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'''España, Provincia de Lérida, Registros Municipales'''
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
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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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.  
  
 
{{Collection citation
 
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[[Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
 
[[Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]  
  
== Record Content ==  
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== Record Content ==
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most birth records are:'''  
 
'''The key genealogical facts found in most birth records are:'''  
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*Place, date and parish of baptism <br>
 
*Place, date and parish of baptism <br>
  
'''The key genealogical facts found in most marriage records are:'''<br>
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most marriage records are:'''
  
 
*Place and date of registration <br>  
 
*Place and date of registration <br>  
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*Bride’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father <br>
 
*Bride’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father <br>
  
'''The key genealogical facts found in most death records are:'''<br>
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'''The key genealogical facts found in most death records are:'''
  
 
*Place and date of death <br>  
 
*Place and date of death <br>  
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*Father’s occupation <br>
 
*Father’s occupation <br>
  
'''The key genealogical facts found on most municipal census records include:'''<br>
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'''The key genealogical facts found on most municipal census records include:'''
  
 
*Complete name <br>  
 
*Complete name <br>  
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*Sometimes the names of the spouse and children <br>
 
*Sometimes the names of the spouse and children <br>
  
'''The key genealogical facts found on most municipal military draft records include:'''<br>
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'''The key genealogical facts found on most municipal military draft records include:'''
  
 
*Complete name <br>  
 
*Complete name <br>  
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== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
In order to find an entry in these records one needs to know the name of ancestor, place, and year of a vital event in the life of the ancestor being searched. <br>The censuses are helpful to find enough genealogical data to research an ancestor and extended relatives in other types of records. To search this census, it is necessary to know the name of the head of household and the name of the municipality where the ancestor lived.  
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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br>
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⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br>
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⇒Select the “Provincia”
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⇒Select the “Ciudad o municipio”
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⇒Select the “Parroquia”
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⇒Select the “Tipo de registro y años” which takes you to the images.  
  
To search the collection, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page ⇒Select the “Record” ⇒Select the “County” ⇒Select the “Volume and Year” which takes you to the images.  
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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.
  
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<br>
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The censuses are helpful to find enough genealogical data to research an ancestor and extended relatives in other types of records. To search this census, it is necessary to know the name of the head of household and the name of the municipality where the ancestor lived.
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
 
*[http://www.ourfamtree.org/location.cfm/state/Spain/county/Catalonia/city/Lerida/id/5883 Lerida, Catalonia, Spain Genealogy]  
 
*[http://www.ourfamtree.org/location.cfm/state/Spain/county/Catalonia/city/Lerida/id/5883 Lerida, Catalonia, Spain Genealogy]  
*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/spain/index.html Spain Genealogy Links]<br>
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*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/spain/index.html Spain Genealogy Links]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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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.  
 
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]].<br>
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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  ===
 
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
  
{{Incomplete Citations}}
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“Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records, 1319-1940,” images, FamilySearch (https://ds.familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1971-26862-11303-55?cc=2015597&wc=MM9W-ND8:n995164255: accessed 5 September, 2012), Lerida > Cervera > Cervera > Quintas (Procesos para el alistamiento) 1918-1920 > image 1 of 1737 images, Ramon Borras Farre, 1920; citing Town Hall of Mauresana, Cervera, Lerida, Spain.
 
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“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 Record

España, Provincia de Lérida, Registros Municipales

Record Description

This collection includes civil registration records, censuses, military records, and other miscellaneous records microfilmed and digitized at municipal archives in the province of Lérida, Spain. This collection is being published as images become available.

Citation for This Collection

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.

Civil Registry Offices in Lérida. Spain, Province of Lérida, municipal records. Arxiu Comarcal de Val d’Aran, Lérida, Spain.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

The key genealogical facts found in most birth records are:

  • Place of registration
  • Name of child
  • Date of birth
  • Time of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Legitimacy
  • Parents’ names and place of origin
  • Paternal grandparents’ names and place of origin
  • Maternal grandparents’ names and place of origin
  • Place, date and parish of baptism

The key genealogical facts found in most marriage records are:

  • Place and date of registration
  • Name of groom
  • Groom’s place of origin
  • Groom’s age
  • Groom’s marital status
  • Groom’s occupation
  • Name of bride
  • Bride’s place of origin
  • Bride’s age
  • Bride’s marital status
  • Place of their residence
  • Parish name and date of their religious wedding
  • Groom’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father
  • Bride’s parents' names, their place of origin, and occupation of father

The key genealogical facts found in most death records are:

  • Place and date of death
  • Name of deceased person
  • Deceased place of origin
  • Deceased age at time of death
  • Deceased marital status
  • Deceased occupation
  • Cause of death
  • If deceased left a will
  • Deceased place of residence
  • Place of burial
  • Parents’ names and their place of origin
  • Father’s occupation

The key genealogical facts found on most municipal census records include:

  • Complete name
  • Sex
  • Place and date of birth
  • Nationality
  • Address
  • Sometimes the education level
  • Sometimes the names of the spouse and children

The key genealogical facts found on most municipal military draft records include:

  • Complete name
  • Birth date or age
  • Place of origin
  • Occupation
  • Parents
  • Civil status
  • Medical and physical condition
  • Literacy
  • Religion

How to Use the Record

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the “Provincia” ⇒Select the “Ciudad o municipio” ⇒Select the “Parroquia” ⇒Select the “Tipo de registro y años” 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 which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

The censuses are helpful to find enough genealogical data to research an ancestor and extended relatives in other types of records. To search this census, it is necessary to know the name of the head of household and the name of the municipality where the ancestor lived.

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

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 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

“Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records, 1319-1940,” images, FamilySearch (https://ds.familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1971-26862-11303-55?cc=2015597&wc=MM9W-ND8:n995164255: accessed 5 September, 2012), Lerida > Cervera > Cervera > Quintas (Procesos para el alistamiento) 1918-1920 > image 1 of 1737 images, Ramon Borras Farre, 1920; citing Town Hall of Mauresana, Cervera, Lerida, Spain.