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=== Brazil Research Strategies  ===
 
=== Brazil Research Strategies  ===
 
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[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/64 Brazil Beginning Research]<br>
[[Brazilian Research: Getting Started|Getting Started in Brazil Research]]  
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[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/LatinAmerica/Brazil.pdf BYU Research Outline for Brazil]<br>
 
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[[Brazilian Research: Getting Started|Getting Started]] <br>
[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Brazil_research_outline Brazil Research Outline]  
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[[Brazil How to Guides|"How to" Guides]]<br>
 
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[[Portuguese Genealogical Word List]]<br>
[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927159 All Record Collections Available at FamilySearch for Brazil]  
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[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/54 Reading Portuguese Handwritten Records"]<br>
 
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[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927159 Record Collections Available at FamilySearch for Brazil]  
 
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=== Brazil Research Tips  ===
 
=== Brazil Research Tips  ===
 
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*'''Birth, Marriage, and Death Information:''' There was no government-mandated record of birth, marriage, or death until 2850, where the Catholic Church was required to keep the birth and death records for the government. The Catholic Church continued to do so until 1870, where n the records were moved to the Justice of the peace.<br> Prior to that date, all such events were recorded by the Catholic Church. [[Brazil Church Records|Learn more about Brazil Catholic Church Records.]]
FamilySearch Tutorial in [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Portugal%22 Reading Portuguese Handwritten Records]  
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*'''Finding Parents:''' [[Brazil Church Records|Catholic church records]] frequently recorded the parents and grandparents of the person being baptized or married. This tradition was carried into [[Brazil Civil Registration|civil registration records]].
 
 
FamilySearch Tutorial in [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 Latin American Research]
 
  
 
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[[Category:Brazil Research_Guidance]]

Revision as of 14:08, 25 July 2017

Brazil Research Topics
Brazil flag
Beginning Research
Record Types
Brazil Background
Cultural Groups
Local Research Resources
Moderator
The FamilySearch moderator for Brazil is Giuseppe Martinengo

Brazil Research Strategies[edit | edit source]

Brazil Beginning Research
BYU Research Outline for Brazil
Getting Started
"How to" Guides
Portuguese Genealogical Word List
Reading Portuguese Handwritten Records"
Record Collections Available at FamilySearch for Brazil

Brazil Research Tips[edit | edit source]

  • Birth, Marriage, and Death Information: There was no government-mandated record of birth, marriage, or death until 2850, where the Catholic Church was required to keep the birth and death records for the government. The Catholic Church continued to do so until 1870, where n the records were moved to the Justice of the peace.
    Prior to that date, all such events were recorded by the Catholic Church. Learn more about Brazil Catholic Church Records.
  • Finding Parents: Catholic church records frequently recorded the parents and grandparents of the person being baptized or married. This tradition was carried into civil registration records.