Spain, Province of Cadiz, Passports (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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- 1 Foreign Language Title
- 2 Collection Time Period
- 3 Record Description
- 4 How to Use the Record
- 5 Record History
- 6 Record Reliability
- 7 Related Web Sites
- 8 Related Wiki Articles
- 9 Sources for This Collection
- 10 Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections
Foreign Language Title
Registro de pasaportes de Cadiz, España.
Collection Time Period
This collection of passport documents covers the years 1810 to 1866.
This collection from the Provincial Historical Archives in Cadiz includes various documents, such as license for business, migration permissions to another city or region within Spain, permissions to embark, etc. Text of documents is written in Spanish.
The key genealogical facts found in most migration permissions include:
- Name of petitioner's
- Date and place
- Place of destination
- Reason for the move
- Birth place
- approximate birthdate
- Possibly Parents names
How to Use the Record
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This collection of passport or permissions for migration documents were issued for the internal migration of the people, militaries, foreigners, and for health reasons or hospital transfers. As a general rule, the Civil Governments have transferred their documentation to the Provincial Historical Archives,
Why This Collection Was Created
These records were created to keep track of the population movement within the country.
These records are sometimes reliable, but, they give birthplaces and maybe the parents names
Related Web Sites
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Sources for This Collection
“Spain, Cadiz Passports, 1810-1866,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org); from Archivo Histórico Provincial de Cadiz, Cadiz, Spain. “Spain, Cadiz passports.” Gobierno Civil de Cadiz, Cadiz, Spain. FHL digital folders. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
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Source Citations for This Collection
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The following are only examples of source citations:
• United States. Bureau of the Census. 12th census, 1900, digital images, From FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org): September 29, 2006), Arizona Territory, Maricopa, Township 1, East Gila, Salt River Base and Meridian; sheet 9B, line 71.
• Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records, 1886-1933, digital images, from FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org): April 22, 2010), Baptism of Adolfo Fernandez Jimenez, 1 Feb. 1910, San Pedro Apóstol, Cuahimalpa, Distrito Federal, Mexico, film number 0227023.