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Warsaw,  Poland
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Record Description
Record Type Marriage Annexes
Collection years: 1826-1912
Languages: Polish
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What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

This collection will include records from 1826-1912.

Included are supplemental marriage records found in the City of Warsaw Archives. These genealogical records contain information about the bride and groom, including transcripts of their birth registration or death/divorce notices of former spouses. There are also records of several religions and civil areas in the collection. The marriage records associated with the supplements will be published at a later time.

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Reading These Records[edit | edit source]

These records are written in Latin, Polish, and Russian. For help reading these records please see the following:

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Collection Content[edit | edit source]

Marriage records may contain the following information:

  • Bride’s name
  • Bride’s birth date
  • Groom’s name
  • Groom’s birth date
  • Marriage date
  • Names of parents
  • Marriage location

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How Do I Search the Collection?[edit | edit source]

When searching:

As you are searching, it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor's given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence or marriage place, age, estimated marriage year, and family relationships.

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How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]

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What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Use the record to learn the place of origin and find vital records such as birth, baptism, and marriage
  • Use the information found in the record to find land and probate records
  • Use the record to see if other family members who may have immigrated
  • Search census records for the family

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

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  • If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching a nearby locality
  • Try different spellings of your ancestor’s name
  • Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names

Research Helps[edit | edit source]

The following articles will help you in your research for your family in Poland.

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Don't overlook FHL Place Poland, Warszawa items or FHL Keyword Poland, Warszawa items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Poland Archives and Libraries.

Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]

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