SAMPLE BURIAL RECORD
 
 

ALCARAZ, ALBACETE, SPAIN

 
Image reference: Diocese of Albacete, Alcaraz, San Ignacio, Spain, Catholic Church Records 1504-1979, Defunciones 1766-1802; FamilySearch.org/Microfilm # 004048504, Digital Image 814 of 981.
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León Membrilla
Pobre​
 
En la Yg.a Parrochial del S.r S.n 
Ig.o Martir de esta Ciu.d deAlcaraz 
en siete dias del mes de Julio de mil 
setecientos sesenta, y seis fue sepulta-
do Leon de edad de once años, aviendo 
recivido los S.tos Sacram.tos de Peniten=
cia eucharistia, y extremauncion, y
no testado por Hijo de familia, y Pobre 
de solemnidad Hijo lexitimo de Miguel 
Membrilla, y Xaviera Sanchez Parro=
chianos de dha Ig.a y para que conste 
lo firme=
              Dn Joseph Marz​
 
PHRASES
  1. Marginal Notes
  2. Place Phrase
  3. Doc​ument Date Phrase
  4. Ceremony Phrase: the Burial
  5. Name of the Deceased
  6. Additional Information about the Deceased
  7. Last Rites Phrase
  8. Testament Phrase
  9. Relationships of the Deceased
  10. Certification Phrase
TRANSLATION​
León Membrilla
Poor
In the parish church of Mister Saint 
Ignatius Martir of this town of Alcaraz,
on the seventh day of the month of July of [the year] one thousand
seven hundred and sixty-six, was buried
León, of eleven years of age, having
received the Holy Sacraments of Penitence,
Eucharist and extremaunction, and
not [having] testated because he was under parental authority, and for being
extremely poor. Legitimate son of Miguel
Membrilla and Javiera Sánchez, parish-
ioners of the said church. And in witness thereof,
I signed it.
              Don Joseph Martínez
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