France, Haute-Garonne, Toulouse, Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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France, Haute-Garonne, Toulouse, Church Records, 1539-1793
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|Flag of the French Republic|
|Location of Haute-Garonne, France|
|Record Type:||Church Records|
|Title in the Language:||France, Haute-Garonne, Toulouse, Registres Paroissiaux, 1539-1793|
|Archives municipales de Toulouse|
- 1 What is in This Collection?
- 2 What Can These Records Tell Me?
- 3 Collection Content
- 4 How Do I Search This Collection?
- 5 Citing This Collection
- 6 How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?
What is in This Collection?
This collection will include records from 1539-1793. These church records (registres paroissiaux) will include baptisms, marriages, and burials from the Municipal Archives of Toulouse (Archives municipales de Toulouse). Also included are marriage banns (bans de mariages), which are a public posting of the upcoming marriage in the parish(es) of the bride and groom to allow individuals to voice potential marriage impediments.
Reading These Records
For help reading these French records see the following guides:
- France Language and Languages
- French Genealogical Word List
- French Handwriting
- Script Tutorial for French
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To Browse This Collection
|You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for France, Haute-Garonne, Toulouse, Church Records, 1539-1793.|
What Can These Records Tell Me?
These records may contain the following information:
How Do I Search This Collection?
To search by image:
Look at each image or record 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 or records and compare the information about the individuals listed to your ancestors to make this determination. Keep in mind there may be more than one person in the records with the same name and you will want to look carefully at dates, places and relations to identify your ancestor from another person. You also may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name if they were known by a nickname or changed their name from the original birth record name. Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life and may be listed in records with any of those variations. To search the collection fill in the requested information in the boxes on the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the individuals 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.
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Citing This Collection
Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
“France, Haute-Garonne, Toulouse, Church Records, 1539-1793.” Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org: accessed 2017. Archives municipales (Toulouse Municipal Archives), France.
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