Churches in Padula ca 1840-50

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Churches in Padula ca 1840-50

Post by Virginia » 04 Oct 2015, 15:40

Is there a way to determine the church where a baptism took place?

I'm trying to translate from this site:
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/T ... :213399101

What churches would have existed about that time? Would they also have records available, similar to the ones in the Registry that is on line?

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Post by Star01 » 16 Nov 2016, 14:50

i have the same problem... help

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Post by PippoM » 13 Dec 2016, 13:12

If you have an issue about Padula, it is one of the towns with more resources online.
Here:

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1 ... cc=1920307

you find registers of births.
Each record has a side column stating when/where the child was baptized.
However, in about 1840, I read in side columns "il Parroco di Padula..." ("the Parson of Padula"), so I think there was only one church there recording baptisms.
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