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== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
  
== Title in the Language of the Record  ==
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بھارت، پنجاب، Moga میں لینڈ ملکیت Pedigrees، 1887-1958
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== Record Description ==
  
Please add the title in '''Urdu''' here
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This Collection will include records from 1887 to 1958.
  
== Collection Time Period  ==
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This collection contains land ownership pedigrees (Shajjra Nasb), kept by the state at the district level. These pedigrees show familial relationships of individual’s land ownership as it was passed from father to son. Records appear to be written in Urdu script, which is read from right to left.
  
This collection of land ownership pedigrees from Moga covers the years 1887 to 1960.  
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The Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), Government of India, has initiated a centrally sponsored scheme to computerize land records. The centrally sponsored scheme on Computerization of Land Records (CoLR) was started as a pilot project in eight districts/states:
  
== Record Description  ==
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*Rangareddy (Andhra Pradesh)
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*Sonitpur (Assam)
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*Singbhum (Bihar)
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*Gandhinagar (Gujarat)
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*Morena (Madhya Pradesh)
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*Wardha (Maharashtra)
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*Mayurbhanj (Orissa)
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*Dungarpur (Rajasthan)
  
This collection contains land ownership pedigrees (Shajjra Nasb), kept by the state at the district level. These pedigrees show familial relationships of individual’s land ownership as it was passed from father to son. Records appear to be written in Urdu script, which is read from right to left.  
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Families and pedigrees are recorded in the land records. Extended pedigrees from biographies, some going back 110 generations to 2200 BC.  
  
 
For a list of localities currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1867929/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
 
For a list of localities currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1867929/waypoints Browse] link from the collection landing page.  
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.
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{{Collection citation | text= "India, Punjab, Moga Land Ownership Pedigrees, 1887-1958." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing State of Punjab. Moga District.}}
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[[India, Punjab, Moga Land Ownership Pedigrees (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
  
 
=== Record Content  ===
 
=== Record Content  ===
  
The key genealogical facts found in these land ownership pedigrees include:  
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Image:India Moga Land Pedigree (Translated) DGS 4143562 2601.jpg|Moga Land Pedigree
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[[Image:India Moga Land Pedigree (Translated) DGS 4143562 2601.jpg|thumb|right]]
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These land ownership pedigrees usually contain the following information:  
  
 
*Given and surname of top ancestor  
 
*Given and surname of top ancestor  
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== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
The Urdu language script is read from right to left,&nbsp;as are the land ownership pedigrees. Records prior to 1950 are written in Urdu; thereafter, the records are written in Punjabi.
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To begin your search, it would be helpful to know the following information:
  
== Record History ==
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*Name of ancestor
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*Approximate year and place of residence
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*Disrtrict
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==== Search the Collection ====
  
Families and pedigrees are recorded in the land records. Extended pedigrees from biographies, some going back 110 generations to 2200 BC.  
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To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:<br> ⇒Select the appropriate “District Office"<br> ⇒Select the appropriate “Record type and volume number" which will take you to the images.  
  
=== Why the Record Was Created  ===
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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.
  
The Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), Government of India, has initiated a centrally sponsored scheme to computerize land records. The centrally sponsored scheme on Computerization of Land Records (CoLR) was started as a pilot project in eight districts/states:
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==== For Help Reading These Records ====
 
 
*Rangareddy (Andhra Pradesh)
 
*Sonitpur (Assam)
 
*Singbhum (Bihar)
 
*Gandhinagar (Gujarat)
 
*Morena (Madhya Pradesh)
 
*Wardha (Maharashtra)
 
*Mayurbhanj (Orissa)
 
*Dungarpur (Rajasthan)
 
  
=== Record Reliability  ===
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The Urdu language script is read from right to left, as are the land ownership pedigrees. Records prior to 1950 are written in Urdu; thereafter, the records are written in Punjabi.
  
These records are very reliable.  
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To find out what an English word translates to in Urdu, you can type in an English word at this website: [http://www.dictionaryenglishtourdu.com/index.php English to Urdu Word Lookup]
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[[India Land and Property]]  
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*[[India]]
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*[[India Land and Property]]
  
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
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{{Contributor invite}}  
 
 
== Citation for This Collection  ==
 
 
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.
 
 
 
{{Collection citation
 
| text=<!--bibdescbegin-->Punjab (India). Shajjra Nasb for Moga District. Moga District Commissioner, Moga, Punjab, India.<!--bibdescend--> }}
 
 
 
Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is listed in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
 
  
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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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|Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
 
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]].  
  
===== Citation Examples for Records Found in a FamilySearch Collection  =====
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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{{Incomplete Citations}}
  
*“Delaware Marriage Records,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 4 March 2011), entry for William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, married 23 November 1913; citing marriage certificate no. 859; FHL microfilm 2,025,063; Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover.
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” digital 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.  
*“El Salvador Civil Registration,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 21 March 2011), entry for Jose Maria Antonio del Carmen, born 9 April 1880; citing La Libertad, San Juan Opico, Nacimientos 1879-1893, image 50; Ministerio Archivo Civil de la Alcaldia Municipal de San Salvador.
 
  
 
[[Category:India]]
 
[[Category:India]]

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Title in the Language of the Record

بھارت، پنجاب، Moga میں لینڈ ملکیت Pedigrees، 1887-1958

Record Description

This Collection will include records from 1887 to 1958.

This collection contains land ownership pedigrees (Shajjra Nasb), kept by the state at the district level. These pedigrees show familial relationships of individual’s land ownership as it was passed from father to son. Records appear to be written in Urdu script, which is read from right to left.

The Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), Government of India, has initiated a centrally sponsored scheme to computerize land records. The centrally sponsored scheme on Computerization of Land Records (CoLR) was started as a pilot project in eight districts/states:

  • Rangareddy (Andhra Pradesh)
  • Sonitpur (Assam)
  • Singbhum (Bihar)
  • Gandhinagar (Gujarat)
  • Morena (Madhya Pradesh)
  • Wardha (Maharashtra)
  • Mayurbhanj (Orissa)
  • Dungarpur (Rajasthan)

Families and pedigrees are recorded in the land records. Extended pedigrees from biographies, some going back 110 generations to 2200 BC.

For a list of localities currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.

"India, Punjab, Moga Land Ownership Pedigrees, 1887-1958." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing State of Punjab. Moga District.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

These land ownership pedigrees usually contain the following information:

  • Given and surname of top ancestor
  • Given and surnames of children
  • Type of land transaction
  • History of the village
  • How the subdivisions were named
  • Record keeper's name
  • Revenue collector's name
  • Date document signed
  • Name of the street, the village, district, and subdivision

How to Use the Record

To begin your search, it would be helpful to know the following information:

  • Name of ancestor
  • Approximate year and place of residence
  • Disrtrict

Search the Collection

To search the collection image by image select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:
⇒Select the appropriate “District Office"
⇒Select the appropriate “Record type and volume number" which will take 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.

For Help Reading These Records

The Urdu language script is read from right to left, as are the land ownership pedigrees. Records prior to 1950 are written in Urdu; thereafter, the records are written in Punjabi.

To find out what an English word translates to in Urdu, you can type in an English word at this website: English to Urdu Word Lookup

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

“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > 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.