Peru, Amazonas, Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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Peru, Amazonas, Civil Registration, 1939-1999
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|Flag of the Republic of Peru|
|Location of Amazonas, Peru|
|Record Type:||Civil Registration|
|Title in the Language:||Registro Civil de Amazonas, Peru|
- 1 What is in This Collection?
- 2 What Can These Records Tell Me?
- 3 Collection Content
- 4 How Do I Search This Collection?
- 5 What Do I Do Next?
- 6 Citing This Collection
- 7 How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?
What is in This Collection?
This collection consists of births, marriages, deaths, indexes and other records created by civil registration offices in the department of Amazonas, Peru for the years 1939-1999. Some of these records have been indexed and are searchable as part of this collection.
As of 11 January 2018 this collection included records from the following provinces:
|Rodriguez de Mendoza|
Additional images and indexed records will be published as they become available.
Reading These Records
To Browse This Collection
|You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Peru, Amazonas, Civil Registration, 1939-1999.|
What Can These Records Tell Me?
The following information is usually found in these records:
|Birth records||Marriage records||Death records|
|Name and gender of child||Names and ages of the groom and bride||Informant’s name, age, marital status, occupation, birthplace, nationality and residence|
|Date, place and time of birth||Date and place of marriage||Deceased’s gender, name and age (keep in mind that death records for women may be filed under their married name)|
|Informant’s name, age, civil status and occupation||Groom’s occupation, origin and residence||Date, time, and place of death|
|Informant’s origin, nationality and residence||Groom’s marital status||Place of birth|
|Father’s name, age, civil status and occupation||Names of groom’s parents, their nativity and current residence||Occupation, nationality, and residence|
|Father’s origin, nationality and residence||Bride’s origin, civil status, occupation and residence||Marital status/name of spouse|
|Mother’s name, age, civil status and occupation||Names of bride’s parents, their nativity and current residence||Names and ages of parents|
|Mother’s origin, nationality and residence||Names of witnesses, their age(s), civil status and residence||Occupations and residences of parents|
|Names of witnesses||Date and place of burial|
|Witnesses’ age, occupation and residence||Names, ages, occupations, and residences of witnesses|
How Do I Search This Collection?
You can search the index or view the images or both. Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
Search the Index
View the Images
View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page
For Help Reading these Records:
For help reading these Spanish records, see the following wiki articles:
How Do I Analyze the Results?
Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.
What Do I Do Next?
I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?
I Can't Find the Person I'm Looking For, What Now?
If you are unable to read a document or you’re not sure where to go next in your research, you can ask for help through Hispanic Genealogy Research community on Facebook is a page sponsored by FamilySearch and here you may also post a question or upload an image of a document for further assistance. The Hispanic Genealogy Research page is designed especially for those who have Hispanic ancestry but may not be fluent in Spanish. Be sure to click like on the page on your first visit so you can receive information and updates from the page in your news feed.
New information is constantly being indexed, microfilmed or updated. Periodically check back to see if your ancestor’s records have been added. You can see if the area you’ve been looking in has been recently updated by going to Historical Records Collections. Watch for an asterisk for recently added or updated records.
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.
"Peru, Amazonas, Civil Registration, 1939-1999." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Citing Archivo Regional [Regional Archives, Amazonas].
How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?