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A group of researchers in Lisbon develops a database that makes it easier to find documents of fundamental ancestors when accessing the law.
Genealogical research helps in the recovery of birth certificates of ancestors from Portugal.
Assembly of the Republic resumes debate on Portuguese nationality for Sephardic descendants and signals with positive changes
Deadlines, validity, certificates, CIL, CIP... We have selected some of the main doubts about the recent changes in the regulation.
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If the text amending the regulation has not undergone major changes, there will be a standardization of the certification process, which will bring more clarity and transparency.
Portuguese law grants Portuguese nationality, by naturalization, to those who prove Sephardic ancestry.
Many people born before November 11, 1975, in Angola, can become Portuguese citizens.
In this text, our lawyers have listed some of the reasons that may justify these requests.
For retirees who want to enjoy this new phase of life with more tranquility and quality of life, Portugal is the right place.
In 2020 alone, even with the pandemic, the total number of favorable opinions to Brazilians seeking Portuguese citizenship was over 20,000.
Following the Jewish tradition, the Israeli Communities of Lisbon and Porto have their functioning changed, respecting the days of celebration.
Lisbon, one of the main Portuguese cities, combines historical places and modern architecture.
In a world in constant change, more and more people dream of conquering Portuguese nationality.
Discover 5 places that show that the city that inspired poets and fado singers manages to modernize and delight residents and visitors from around the world.
Often the tricky part is not applying for nationality, but understanding the terms and requirements that are laid down by law.
One of the requirements for the grandson's nationality application is the need to prove the Portuguese nationality.
From the Citizen Card to the formation of companies. Portugal: gateway to the European Union.
Anita Garibaldi was born in Brazil and died in Italy fighting for her ideas. She had in her genealogy 3 Sephardic Ascendants.
Sites such as Family Search and MyHeritage may make searching easier, but they do not guarantee the veracity of all data.
As a form of historical reparation, Portuguese legislation stipulates to grant nationality by naturalization to descendants of Sephardic Jews.
"What do you need to prove to be entitled to Portuguese nationality as a Portuguese grandson?" Clarify these and other doubts.
It is believed that, for a long period, since the 13th century, the surname was linked to tradition and nobility.
The Law of Reparation for the descendants of sefardies and the simplification of the process for the grandchildren of Portuguese.
The trajectory of the Portuguese Branca Dias inspired books, plays, films, comic books and documentaries.
In this text you will find tips to gather the necessary information to apply for nationality as a Portuguese grandson/granddaughter.
Portugal, through Decree-Law 30-A/2015, grants Portuguese nationality, by naturalization, to the descendants of Sephardic Jews.
The history of Paula Leite de Barros' family in Brazil begins with Pedro Vaz de Barros, a New Christian from Lisbon who migrated to Brazil at the end of the 16th century.
Luciano Dias Cardoso Vargas, known as Abraão do Jaguaribe, has his Sephardic connection through the New Christian Dinis Bravo.
Want to know more about Portuguese nationality for grandson of Portuguese? In this text we explain everything you need to know about the subject.
The Nogueira da Gama are descendants of a large and prominent family that, in colonial times in Brazil, received honors and titles of nobility.
In addition to being a farmer and a businesswoman, Dona Joaquina de Pompéu is the matriarch of thousands of Sephardic descendants who are entitled to Portuguese citizenship.
More and more people have turned to genealogical research to document ties to Jewish ancestors in order to secure approval of the process.
These descendants saw in the region's development an opportunity to settle down and develop their economic activities.
The Antunes Maciel family, quite numerous in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, has its origins on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean.
In this text, we summarize the three main points to be aware of when applying for nationality.
To clarify the main doubts, we spoke with the lawyer and partner at Martins Castro, Thiago Huver.
A Brazilian researcher found that Cristiano Ronaldo, Portuguese star and greatest scorer in world football history, has Sephardic ancestry.
Historian and genealogist Gabriel Dias explains that the resources available today allow for a more efficient document search
Specialists talk about the documents necessary for the granting of citizenship and about the great-grandchildren of Portuguese people.
The process begins with a genealogical study that aims to prove the parental connection with some Sephardic Jew.
Our customers can continue to rely on our teams to monitor the smooth running of their processes.
With the change in the law, many Brazilians will have access to Portuguese nationality and a Portuguese passport.
In Argentina it is estimated that there are more than 50 thousand people who can access this benefit.
With the aim of reporting on this issue and narrowing down the local community, Renato Martins travels to Buenos Aires between 8 and 11 December
Portuguese citizenship through the Sephardic way is one of those topics that arouse curiosity, but also a lot of mistrust and misinformation.
Read this post carefully and at the end of the reading you can start your study immediately.
Marcelo rebelo vetoed part of the ninth amendment to the Portuguese nationality law. Understand the reasons for the veto and the steps following the president's decision.
Homonyms are a great challenge for those who are in genealogical research, whether professional or not.
Here we have prepared some guidelines on the most important documents of your grandparents and great-grandparents and where you can find them.
The date started to have the current symbolism and be considered a holiday, called the Day of Portugal, Camões and the Portuguese Communities.
Studies show that descendants of one of the branches of the family spread across southeastern Brazil, especially Rio de Janeiro and Minas Gerais.
This type of naturalization serves children who are minors, whose father or mother has become Portuguese after their birth.
A proposal to change the so-called “Portuguese Nationality Law by the Sephardic way” was recently made public
The ease of access to the collections thanks to digitalization allowed anyone to search the origins of the families.
In 2020, five years will pass since the approval of Decree-Law no. 30-A-2015, which allows Portuguese citizenship to Sephardic descendants.
From the dream of migrating to the desire to study and work in the European Union, thousands of Brazilians have discovered that they are descendants of Sephardic people.
The Spanish city of Segovia was the birthplace of the Sephardic patriarch Abrahan Senior, who gave birth to the large Ximenes family.
The Fernandes Family, from Rio Grande do Norte, was one of those that already managed to prove Sephardic descent.
The city of Monterrey, Mexico, will host another edition of the Sefardí Meeting, an event that clarifies doubts about the Portuguese citizenship process through the Sephardic way.
We have selected 5 tips that will help in your decision to hire a consultancy to take care of your Portuguese citizenship process.
The starting point for Portuguese citizenship through the Sephardic way is the genealogical study. It is through this study that the genealogist identifies the Sephardic ancestor.
In view of the population decrease, the European country has adopted measures that favor Brazilians.
This is the face-to-face identification document of the Portuguese citizen, by birth or by assignment, and replaces the identity card since 2010.
The whole process of Portuguese citizenship through Sephardic Jews is based on documentary evidence of genealogical ties.
This process can be rejected by the institution. Knowing this, we have listed some of the most common mistakes at this stage.
Direct is provided for in art. 6th, nº. 7 of the Nationality Law (Law 37/81).
The Torre do Tombo archive is one of the main ways to elaborate your genealogy and to find your Sephardic ancestor.
The most important change will be in the way of sending the documents, which will now be 100% digital, through the official email of the entity.
Due to the waiting time for these analyzes, it can be seen that the volume of orders has grown recently.