Archival records from Digitising endangered seventeenth to nineteenth century secular and ecclesiastical sources in São João do Carirí e João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil (EAP627)

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  • Ecclesiastical Records of Paróquia de Nossa Senhora dos Milagres do São João...

    Collection Ref: EAP627/1
    This collection unites handwritten documents, written in Portuguese and contained in book form from the Paróquia de Nossa Senhora dos Milagres de São João do Cariri in Paraíba, Brazil. The volumes were produced in the Colonial, Imperial, and Republican per ...
  • Records of the Instituto Histórico e Geográfico Paraibano

    Collection Ref: EAP627/2
    The Collection contains bound and separate manuscript and printed documents written in Portuguese and Latin. The majority of the documentation pertains to government administration during the colonial, imperial, and republican periods in Paraíba, Brazil, a ...
  • Records of the Arquivo Histórico Waldemar Bispo Duarte

    Collection Ref: EAP627/3
    This collection unites handwritten documents in the Portuguese language that are bound together as books. The documents were produced in the Colonial and Imperial periods within modernday Paraíba, Brazil. The collection inludes land grants (sesmarias - 170 ...
  • Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths

    Collection Ref: EAP627/1/1
    The series contains one bound volume of handwritten baptismal records from 1752 to 1778, marriage records from 1752 to 1800, and death records from 1752 to 1808 from the Paróquia de Nossa Senhora dos Milagres, in Cariri de Fora. It contains records referri ...
  • Baptisms

    Collection Ref: EAP627/1/2
    This series contains bound volumes of handwritten documents referring to baptisms that took place between 1765 and 1928 in the Freguesia de Nossa Senhora dos Milagres, in Cariri de Fora/São João do Cariri. The baptisms were of children and adults that were ...
  • Confirmations

    Collection Ref: EAP627/1/3
    This series contains bound volumes of handwritten confirmation records registered between 1778 and 1816 in the Parish of Nossa Senhora dos Milagres, in Cariri de Fora/São João do Cariri. Those confirmed were free or enslaved, from the parish of Nossa Senho ...
  • Marriages

    Collection Ref: EAP627/1/4
    This series contains bound volumes of handwritten marriage records registered between 1770 and 1927 in the parish of Nossa Senhora dos Milagres, in Cariri de Fora/São João do Cariri. Among the betrothed are the those legally designated as free, abandoned, ...
  • Deaths

    Collection Ref: EAP627/1/5
    This series is made up of bound volumes of handwritten death records registered between 1786 and 1931 in the parish of Nossa Senhora dos Milagres in Cariri de Fora/São João do Cariri. Includes death records for men, women, adolescents, newborns, and childr ...
  • Finances

    Collection Ref: EAP627/1/6
    This series contains bound volumes of handwritten financial records from 1766 to 1861 from the Parish of Nossa Senhora dos Milagres in Cariri de Fora/São João do Cariri. It holds deposits on marriage, requests for forgiveness (for women living out of wedlo ...
  • Kinship

    Collection Ref: EAP627/1/7
    This series contains handwritten kinship records from 1915 to 1917 and without date, from the Parish of Nossa Senhora dos Milagres in Cariri de Fora/São João do Cariri. The series includes records that contain the name of the baptized, name of the parents, ...
  • Writs, Wills, and Deeds

    Collection Ref: EAP627/2/1
    The series contains notarial registers documenting the lease of land, dowries, sale of sugar-producing estates (engenhos), wills, powers of attorney, and letters of manumission (alforria) recorded between 1660 and 1665. ...
  • Royal Orders

    Collection Ref: EAP627/2/2
    The series includes royal orders, provisions (provisões), charters, copies of letters, petitions (requerimentos), and other registers made between 1709 and 1821. Documents were sent to the capitães-mores and governors of Paraíba, João da Maya da Gama, Anto ...
  • Governmental Correspondence

    Collection Ref: EAP627/2/3
    The series contains letters, official letters (ofícios), provisions, petitions (requerimentos), and representations (representações) produced by governors and the Provincial Assembly of Paraíba (Junta Provincial da Paraíba) between 1757 and 1824. Records d ...
  • Notarial Records

    Collection Ref: EAP627/2/4
    The series contains registers recording donations, sales, mortgages; financing (fiança); letters of manumission; wills; and more dating from 1799 to 1861. The registers were made by public notaries in Vila de Pombal, Vila de Sousa, and in the city of Paraí ...
  • Justice

    Collection Ref: EAP627/2/5
    The series consists of registers of royal orders and provisions promulgated by the Portuguese Overseas Council (Conselho Ultramarino) and sent to the auditors (ouvidores) of Paraíba between 1688 and 1887. Includes a criminal suit from Brejo do Cruz, Comarc ...