Mexico, Guanajuato, Catholic Church Records - FamilySearch Historical Records/Known Issues

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NOTE: To determine which digital records are likely to be found within a collection or to find missing images, see, How do I use the catalog to learn more about the collections in Historical Records? .

NOTE: Most missing records are available on microfilm. To view films, see Where do I find a family history center?.

Known Issues[edit | edit source]

Question 1[edit | edit source]

Question 1: Some records are missing. Where can the records be viewed?
Answer 1: See answers below for information about known missing records and respective film numbers, if available, or alternate online location:

  • Ciudad Manuel Doblado > San Pedro Piedra Gorda > Bautismos 1854-1858 appears to be missing pages 374-376 (image 487). The missing pages can be found starting on images 501.
  • Guanajuato > Santa Fe > Padrones 1758 1784 gives a message stating that “Image not available.” View the images on Film 762639.
  • León > Purísima del Coecillo > Bautismos de hijos legítimos 1864-1874 is missing some pages. You can check for the pages on Film 289038.
  • Salvatierra > Salvatierra > Confirmaciones 1784 gives a message stating that “Image not available.” You can find these images on Film 762630, Item 6: Confirmaciones 1784.
  • San Francisco del Rincón > San Francisco de Asís > Confirmaciones 1930-1960 images are currently not available due to contract restrictions. Order Film 289244.
  • San Nicolás de los Agustinos > San Nicolás > Información matrimonial 1762-1782 can be viewed on Film 610821: Información matrimonial 1762,1774-1782.
  • Santa Rosa > Santa Rosa de Lima > Bautismos 1913 – 1938 can be viewed on Film 1163539, Item 1: Bautismos 1913-1938.
  • Santa Rosa > Santa Rosa de Lima > Bautismos 1903 – 1979 can be viewed on Film 1163539, Item 2: Bautismos de hijos naturales 1903-1979.
  • Santa Rosa > Santa Rosa de Lima > Matrimonios 1872-1925 can be viewed on Film 1163539, Item 3: Matrimonios 1872-1925.

Question 2[edit | edit source]

Question 2: The Event Type and Year Range (waypoint) title does not properly reflect the actual digital record content. How can I determine what digital records are likely to be found within a collection?
Answer 2: The list of known waypoint discrepancies describes the event type or year range existing in the collection:

  • Dolores Hidalgo > Nuestra Señora de los Dolores > Matrimonios 1871-1888 year span should be 1871-1877.
  • Guanajuato > Nuestra Señora de Guanajuato > Matrimonios 1786 should be labeled as Información matrimonial de Indios 1785-1787.
  • León > Purísima del Coecillo > Bautismos de hijos legítimos 1876-1879 should be labeled as Bautismos de hijos legítimos 1876-1881, Bautismos de hijos naturales 1876-1879
  • León > Sagrario > Confirmaciones 1838, 1841-1859 contains records from year 1864 starting with Image 377 of 411
  • San Felipe > San Felipe Apóstol > Bautismos, 1600-1672 also contains a few marriages and deaths.
  • San Nicolás de los Agustinos > San Nicolás > Información matrimonial 1774-1822 contains Defunciones 1774-1822
  • Silao > Santiago Apóstol > Bautismos de hijos legítimos 1892-1894 year span should be 1891-1894.