Help reading 18th century church records

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lcafarel
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Help reading 18th century church records

Postby lcafarel » 07 Jan 2014, 05:47

Can anyone point me to a good resource for learning to read 18th century Italian church records? Becoming familiar with the format and the abbreviations are the major issues; I can tackle the Latin.

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Re: Help reading 18th century church records

Postby adelfio » 07 Jan 2014, 16:37

Watch this video Basic Italian Research it starts slow but watch it all it goes into church records

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https://familysearch.org/learningcenter ... 22Italy%22

Also Trafford Coles book Italian Genealogical records will help you

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Re: Help reading 18th century church records

Postby Tessa78 » 07 Jan 2014, 16:42

Becoming familiar with the format and the abbreviations are the major issues;


Here is a link to Ecclesiastical Abbreviations :-)

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/01022a.htm

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Re: Help reading 18th century church records

Postby lcafarel » 07 Jan 2014, 22:19

Thanks, Marty and Tessa.


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