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| title_language = Uruguay, matrimonios, 1840-1900
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| FS_URL_03 = [[Uruguay History|Uruguay History]]
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| FS_URL_04 = [[Uruguay Research Tips and Strategies|Uruguay Research Tips and Strategies]]
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| FS_URL_05 = [[Uruguay Record Selection Table|Uruguay Record Selection Table]]
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| FS_URL_06 = [[Uruguay Online Genealogy Records|Uruguay Online Genealogy Records]]
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| FS_URL_07 = [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results#count=20&query=%2Bplace%3A%22Uruguay%22 FamilySearch Library Catalog Place Uruguay]
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| RW_URL_01 = [http://www.genealogienetz.de/reg/WELT/uruguay.html German Genealogy: Uruguay]
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| RW_URL_02 = [http://www.genealogytoday.com/surname/finder.mv?Surname=Uruguay Surname Finder]
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| RW_URL_03 = [http://www.ancestry.com/cs/us/family-tree?hl=Ready+to+discover+Uruguay+genealogy%3f&hls=Discover+Uruguay+genealogy&s_kwcid=uruguay+genealogy&o_xid=21892&o_lid=21892&o_sch=Paid+Search+Non+Brand Ancestry.com $]
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== Record Description ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
 
This index is an electronic index for the years 1840 to 1900.  
 
This index is an electronic index for the years 1840 to 1900.  
  
It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.  
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This index is not complete for any particular place, region or time period. This collection may include information previously published in the [[International Genealogical Index (IGI) (FamilySearch Historical Records) |International Genealogical Index]] or Vital Records Index collections.
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==Collection Content==
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For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Marriages Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
  
 
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=== Citation for This Collection ===
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==What Can This Collection Tell Me?==
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the information for collections published in FamilySearch.org. Source citations include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records. ofsp
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The records in this collection usually contain the following information:
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*Name
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*Name of spouse
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*Marriage date and place
  
{{Collection citation | text= "Uruguay, Marriages, 1840-1900" Index. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}
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The records may also include:
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*Age
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*Parents' names
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*Birth date and place
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*Marital status
  
[[Uruguay Marriages (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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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
  
== Record Content and Use  ==
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As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as an estimated event date, residence, age, and family relationships.
  
For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Marriages Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
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'''Search by Name by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1520619 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 look at the information on several individuals comparing the information about them to your ancestors to make this determination.
  
== Related Websites  ==
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==What Do I Do Next?==
  
*[http://www.genealogienetz.de/reg/WELT/uruguay.html German Genealogy: Uruguay]
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When you have located your ancestor’s 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.
*[http://www.genealogytoday.com/surname/finder.mv?Surname=Uruguay Surname Finder]
 
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
  
[[Uruguay]]
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=== I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now? ===
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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*Use the residence and names of the parents to locate other church and land records.
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*It is often helpful to extract the information on all children with the same parents. If the surname is unusual, you may want to compile marriage entries for every person of the same surname and sort them into families based on the names of the parents.
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*Continue to search the marriage records to identify siblings, parents, and other relatives in the same or other generations who were born nearby.
  
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=== I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, What Now? ===
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
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*Civil registration records are also a good source of genealogical information. See [[Uruguay Civil Registration|Uruguay Civil Registration]] for further information. You should obtain copies of both church records and civil registration, when possible, since they do not necessarily provide the same information. For example, baptismal registers sometimes provide the names of the fathers of illegitimate children when the civil registration does not.
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*There may be more than one person with the same name.
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*You ancestor may be using a nickname or alias.
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*Even though this is an index there may still be inaccuracies, such as altered spellings, misinterpretations, and optical character recognition errors if the information was scanned.
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*A boundary change could have occurred and the record of your ancestor is now in a neighboring area. Search the records and indexes of neighboring cities, provinces, and regions.
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*Your ancestor may have immigrated to another country. Search the records of nearby countries or immigration/emigration records.<br><br>
  
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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==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. <br>  <br>
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'''Collection Citation''':<br>
  
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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{{Collection citation | text= "Uruguay Marriages, 1840-1900" Database. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}<br>
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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== How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki? ==
  
"Uruguay Marriages, 1840-1900," database, ''FamilySearch''(https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 8 April 2011), &nbsp;Pascual Navarro and Cecilia Farias, 24 October 1841; citing Uruguay Marriages, 1840-1900, FHL microfilm 625,330; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
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Location of Uruguay
Record Description
Record Type: Marriage
Collection years: 1840-1900
Language: English/Spanish
Title in the Language: Uruguay, matrimonios, 1840-1900
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Archive
Genealogical Society of Utah


What is in the Collection?

This index is an electronic index for the years 1840 to 1900.

This index is not complete for any particular place, region or time period. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

Collection Content

For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Marriages Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Coverage Table

The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.

Locality Baptisms, 1750-1900 Marriages, 1840-1900
Colonia 25,380 6,845
Durazno 0 3,931
Flores 4,085 0
Florida 3,559 1,680
Montevideo 16,623 0
Salto 21,916 3,630
San José 20,650 2,001
Soriano 55,407 1,301
Uruguay 6,693 422
Totals 154,313 19,810

What Can This Collection Tell Me?

The records in this collection usually contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Name of spouse
  • Marriage date and place

The records may also include:

  • Age
  • Parents' names
  • Birth date and place
  • Marital status

How Do I Search the Collection?

As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as an estimated event date, residence, age, and family 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 look at the information on several individuals comparing the information about them to your ancestors to make this determination.

What Do I Do Next?

When you have located your ancestor’s 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.

When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.

I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now?

  • Use the residence and names of the parents to locate other church and land records.
  • It is often helpful to extract the information on all children with the same parents. If the surname is unusual, you may want to compile marriage entries for every person of the same surname and sort them into families based on the names of the parents.
  • Continue to search the marriage records to identify siblings, parents, and other relatives in the same or other generations who were born nearby.

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

  • Civil registration records are also a good source of genealogical information. See Uruguay Civil Registration for further information. You should obtain copies of both church records and civil registration, when possible, since they do not necessarily provide the same information. For example, baptismal registers sometimes provide the names of the fathers of illegitimate children when the civil registration does not.
  • There may be more than one person with the same name.
  • You ancestor may be using a nickname or alias.
  • Even though this is an index there may still be inaccuracies, such as altered spellings, misinterpretations, and optical character recognition errors if the information was scanned.
  • A boundary change could have occurred and the record of your ancestor is now in a neighboring area. Search the records and indexes of neighboring cities, provinces, and regions.
  • Your ancestor may have immigrated to another country. Search the records of nearby countries or immigration/emigration records.

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:

"Uruguay Marriages, 1840-1900" Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.


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 Uruguay Marriages, 1840-1900.


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.

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