Deadlines, validity, certificates, CIL, CIP... We have selected some of the main doubts about the recent changes in the regulation.
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.
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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.
It is believed that, for a long period, since the 13th century, the surname was linked to tradition and nobility.
The trajectory of the Portuguese Branca Dias inspired books, plays, films, comic books and documentaries.
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.
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 process begins with a genealogical study that aims to prove the parental connection with some Sephardic Jew.
In Argentina it is estimated that there are more than 50 thousand people who can access this benefit.
Portuguese citizenship through the Sephardic way is one of those topics that arouse curiosity, but also a lot of mistrust and misinformation.
The first members of the Teixeira family arrived in Brazil at the end of the 18th century in different places.
There are a number of important historical documents to prove Sephardic descent that are available for research.
Many believe that the Medeiros brothers fled to Brazil due to the persecution imposed by the Inquisition.
The history of the Bicudo family begins on the beautiful São Miguel Island, the largest in the Azores archipelago, Portugal.
Read this post carefully and at the end of the reading you can start your study immediately.
The descendants of this family branch add up to thousands of people living in the region of Seridó, Rio Grande do Norte and Paraíba.
The first inhabitants of the Serra da Estrela region, in the upper Minho, in Portugal, gave rise to this Sephardic family.
The Resende Costa family recorded its name in the history of Brazil, especially after the participation of some of its members in Inconfidência Mineira.
CIL started to make a new system available on its website for filling out an online form to submit the entire process.
Created in the Middle Ages, in the 13th century, the Inquisition was an institution composed of several courts run by the Catholic Church.
Here we have prepared some guidelines on the most important documents of your grandparents and great-grandparents and where you can find them.
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.
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 Fernandes Family, from Rio Grande do Norte, was one of those that already managed to prove Sephardic descent.
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.
This process can be rejected by the institution. Knowing this, we have listed some of the most common mistakes at this stage.
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.