Western Galicia III (1775-1894)

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Objective/aim as formulated by client: Find as much as possible information about ancestry of client's grandparents

Information provided by client: Names and dates of birth of client's grandparents as well as misspelled name of a village.

Initial analysis: Determining the village name, locating the archive that has the records

Description of research project: Research project was quite short as all the family lived in a village for at least 200 years and almost full records were available in a church archive so finding all the facts (births, marriages, deaths) of all members of quite large family took just 3 hours. Records in Latin

Duration of project: 1 day (3 hours)

Findings: 5 generations of ancestors all living in a single village in 18th and 19th century.

Friday the 19th.