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'''Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de Tabasco, México'''
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== What is in the Collection? ==
 
 
== Record Description  ==
 
 
 
This collection of church records for the State of Tabasco covers the years 1803-1970.
 
  
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This collection of church records for the State of Tabasco covers the years 1803 to 1970.
 
For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article [[Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
 
For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article [[Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
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=== Reading These Records === 
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These records are written in [[Spanish Genealogical Word List|Spanish]]; also see the section [[Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#For Help Reading These Records|For Help Reading These Records]] for translation helps.
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===To Browse this Collection===
  
For a list of records by localities and dates currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1909106/waypoints Browse].
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{{Collection Browse Link
 
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=== Citation For This Collection  ===
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| title= Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church Records, 1803-1970
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== What Can these Records Tell Me? ==
  
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.<br>
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The information in these records usually include the following:
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{| border="1"
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|-
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Baptismal  or Confirmation records'''
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Marriage records'''
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Death records'''
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| Date and place of baptism or confirmation
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| Date and place of marriage
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|Name of deceased
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| Child’s name and gender
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| Names of the bride and groom
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|Age and origin of deceased
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|Child’s date and place of birth
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| Groom’s date and place of birth
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| Date and place of death
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| Parents’ names
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|Groom’s baptismal date and place
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| Cause of death
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| Paternal and maternal grandparents
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| Groom’s confirmation date and place
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| Spouse’s name, if married
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|Godparents
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|Names of groom’s parents
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|Sometimes, burial information
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|-
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|Before 1820, social class of the parents
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|Bride’s date and place of birth
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|Bride’s baptismal date and place
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|Bride’s confirmation date and place
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|Names of bride’s parents
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|Names of witnesses
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{{Collection citation | text=<!--bibdescbegin-->Archbishoprics and Dioceses in Tabasco. Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic church records. Catholic parishes throughout Tabasco, Mexico.<!--bibdescend-->}}
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== Collection Contents ==
 
 
Digital images of original records housed at various Catholic Church archive repositories throughout the State of Tabasco, Mexico.
 
 
 
[[Mexico, Tabasco State Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
 
 
 
== Record Content  ==
 
  
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=== Sample Images ===
 
<gallery>
 
<gallery>
Image:Mexico tabasco ccr baptism.jpg|Baptism
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Image:Mexico tabasco ccr baptism.jpg|Baptism Record
Image:Mexico tabasco ccr confirmation.jpg|Confirmation
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Image:Mexico tabasco ccr confirmation.jpg|Confirmation Record
 
Image:Mexico tabasco ccr marriage info.jpg|Marriage Information
 
Image:Mexico tabasco ccr marriage info.jpg|Marriage Information
 
Image:Mexico tabasco ccr marriage.jpg|Marriage Record
 
Image:Mexico tabasco ccr marriage.jpg|Marriage Record
Image:Mexico tabasco ccr death.jpg|Death
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Image:Mexico tabasco ccr death.jpg|Death Record
 
</gallery>  
 
</gallery>  
  
'''Key genealogical facts found in these baptism records include:'''
 
 
*Date and place of baptism
 
*Child's name and gender
 
*Child's date and place of birth
 
*Parents' names
 
*Paternal grandparents
 
*Maternal grandparent
 
*Godparents
 
*Before 1820, social class of the parents
 
  
'''Key genealogical facts found in confirmation records include:'''
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
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You can search the index or view the images or both. Before using this collection it is helpful to know:
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*Your ancestor's given name and surname
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*Identifying information such as residence
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*Estimated marriage or birth year
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*Family relationships
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=== Search the Index ===
  
*Date and place of confirmation
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Search by name by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1909106 Collection Page]. <br>
*Name and age of the person being confirmed
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#Fill in the search boxes on the '''Collection Page''' with the information you have.<br>
*Names of parents
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#Click '''Search''' to show possible matches.
*Names of godparents
 
  
<br> '''Key genealogical facts found in these marriage records include:'''
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For more tips about searching on-line collections see the on-line article [[FamilySearch Search Tips and Tricks]].
  
*Date and place of marriage
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=== View the Images ===
*Names of the bride and groom
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View images in this collection by visiting the  
*Groom's date and place of birth
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[https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/1909106/waypoints Browse Page]. <br>
*Groom's baptismal date and place
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# Select '''City or Town'''
*Groom's confirmation date and place
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# Select '''Parish'''
*Names of the groom's parents
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# Select '''Record Type and Years''' to view the images.
*Bride's date and place of birth
 
*Bride's baptismal date and place
 
*Bride's confirmation date and place
 
*Names of bride's parents
 
*Names of the witnesses
 
  
<br> '''Key genealogical facts found in these death records include:'''
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{{Tip|Often additional  information can be found in the margins of original records.  For example in a birth record, you might find marriage or death information.}}
  
*Name of deceased
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== For Help Reading These Records  ==
*Age and origin of deceased
 
*Date and place of death
 
*Cause of death
 
*Spouse's name, if married
 
*Sometimes, burial information
 
  
== How to Use the Record  ==
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These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following resources:
  
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒ Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒ Select the Nombre de Ciudad/Pueblo <br> ⇒ Select the Nombre de Parroquia <br> ⇒ Select the Tipo de registro y años which takes you to the images.  
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*[[Mexico Language and Languages]]
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*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/Spanish/en/welcome.aspx BYU Spanish Script Tutorial]
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*FamilySearch Learning Center videos:
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-1-the-spanish-alphabet/217 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 1]
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-2-words-and-dates/218 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 2]
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**[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-3-reading-spanish-records/220 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 3]
  
Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.  
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{{Tip | More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1909106 Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church records, 1803-1970]. Some catalog records link to multiple references. In this case, click on a reference to find a camera icon to see images.}}
  
== Related Websites  ==
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
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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.<br><br>
  
*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~thecohens/birthindexes-lat.html Cohen's Genealogy Site]
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==What Do I Do Next?==
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To learn more about using the information available in these records, view these lessons for free:
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/documentos-esenciales-para-buscar-a-sus-antepasados/587 Documentos esenciales para buscar a sus antepasados] - Spanish
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/421 Registros Civiles y Parroquiales] – Spanish
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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===I Found Who I Was Looking for, What Now?===
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*Use the birth date or age along with the place of birth to find the family in the [https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Mexico_National_Census,_1930_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records) 1930 Mexico National Census records]
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*Use the parents' birth places to find former residences and to establish a migration pattern for the family.
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*Compile information for every person who has the same surname as your ancestor; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual.
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*Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives in the same county or nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family or even the second marriage of a parent. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify.
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*If possible, look at the actual image of the record to verify the information found in the online description.
  
*[[Mexico Church Records]]  
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===I Can’t Find Who I’m Looking For, What Now?===
*[[Tabasco]]
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*Unable to find your ancestor? Try looking through records in the surrounding localities. [[Veracruz]] is to the west, [[Campeche]] to the northeast, [[Guatemala Genealogy|Guatemala]] to the east, and [[Chiapas]] to the south.
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*Check for variants of given names, surnames, and place names. Transcription errors could occur in any handwritten record; also, it was not uncommon for an individual be listed under a nickname or an abbreviation of their name. Click here for a list of [http://broadcast.lds.org/elearning/FHD/Community/en/FamilySearch/Handwriting/Spanish/Lesson2/SpanishNameAbbreviations.pdf Spanish name abbreviations]
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*There may be more than one person with the same name.
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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== Citing This Collection ==
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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.
  
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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'''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church Records, 1803-1970" Database with Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Parroquias Católicas, Tabasco (Catholic Church parishes, Tabasco).}}
  
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]].
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'''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):<br> {{Record Citation Link
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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'''Image Citation''':<br> {{Image Citation Link
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|title=Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church Records, 1803-1970
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*“Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church Records, 1803-1970,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 22 June 2012), Villahermosa &gt; Sagrario &gt; Matrimonios 1940-1941 &gt; image 254 of 597, Porfirio Jesus Ramos and Flor de Maria Garcia, 1940; citing Parroquia de Macultepec, Tabasco, Mexico.
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Record Description
Record Type: Church
Collection years: 1803-1970
Languages: Spanish
Title in the Language: Registros Paroquiales de la Iglesia Católica del Estado de Tabasco, México
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Catholic Church Parishes, Tabasco


What is in the Collection?

This collection of church records for the State of Tabasco covers the years 1803 to 1970. For additional details about the history of these records and help using them, see the wiki article Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Reading These Records

These records are written in Spanish; also see the section For Help Reading These Records for translation helps.

To Browse this Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church Records, 1803-1970.

What Can these Records Tell Me?

The information in these records usually include the following:

Baptismal or Confirmation records Marriage records Death records
Date and place of baptism or confirmation Date and place of marriage Name of deceased
Child’s name and gender Names of the bride and groom Age and origin of deceased
Child’s date and place of birth Groom’s date and place of birth Date and place of death
Parents’ names Groom’s baptismal date and place Cause of death
Paternal and maternal grandparents Groom’s confirmation date and place Spouse’s name, if married
Godparents Names of groom’s parents Sometimes, burial information
Before 1820, social class of the parents Bride’s date and place of birth
Bride’s baptismal date and place
Bride’s confirmation date and place
Names of bride’s parents
Names of witnesses

Collection Contents

Sample Images


How Do I Search the Collection?

You can search the index or view the images or both. Before using this collection it is helpful to know:

  • Your ancestor's given name and surname
  • Identifying information such as residence
  • Estimated marriage or birth year
  • Family relationships

Search the Index

Search by name by visiting the Collection Page.

  1. Fill in the search boxes on the Collection Page with the information you have.
  2. Click Search to show possible matches.

For more tips about searching on-line collections see the on-line article FamilySearch Search Tips and Tricks.

View the Images

View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page.

  1. Select City or Town
  2. Select Parish
  3. Select Record Type and Years to view the images.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Spanish. For help reading the records, see the following resources:

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.

What Do I Do Next?

To learn more about using the information available in these records, view these lessons for free:

I Found Who I Was Looking for, What Now?

  • Use the birth date or age along with the place of birth to find the family in the 1930 Mexico National Census records
  • Use the parents' birth places to find former residences and to establish a migration pattern for the family.
  • Compile information for every person who has the same surname as your ancestor; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual.
  • Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives in the same county or nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family or even the second marriage of a parent. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify.
  • If possible, look at the actual image of the record to verify the information found in the online description.

I Can’t Find Who I’m Looking For, What Now?

  • Unable to find your ancestor? Try looking through records in the surrounding localities. Veracruz is to the west, Campeche to the northeast, Guatemala to the east, and Chiapas to the south.
  • Check for variants of given names, surnames, and place names. Transcription errors could occur in any handwritten record; also, it was not uncommon for an individual be listed under a nickname or an abbreviation of their name. Click here for a list of Spanish name abbreviations
  • There may be more than one person with the same name.

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:

"Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church Records, 1803-1970" Database with Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Parroquias Católicas, Tabasco (Catholic Church parishes, Tabasco).


Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):

When looking at a record, the citation is found below the record. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church Records, 1803-1970.


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 Mexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church Records, 1803-1970.


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