Uruguay, Miscellaneous Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.


Title in the Language of the Record

Uruguay, registros varios

What Is in This Collection?

This collection will include records from 1726-1901.

These records include censuses, hospital records, passport registers, passenger lists, death records, slave records, and others. They are housed at the Archivo General de la Nación in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Collection Content

These records may contain the following information:

  • Name
  • Date and place of event
  • Family members

How Do I Search the Collection?

To search the collection by image:
Follow this series of links:
To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page
⇒Select the appropriate "Departamento"
⇒Select the appropriate "Ciudad o municipio"
⇒Select the appropriate "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 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.

Keep in mind:
There may be more than one person in the records with the same name. You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name. Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.

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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.

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.

Collection citation:

"Uruguay, Miscellaneous Records." Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Archivo General de la Nación, Montevideo (General Archives of the Nation, Montevideo).

Image citation:

When looking at an image, the citation is found 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 Uruguay, Miscellaneous Records.