Sephardic


Descendientes de los sefardíes: cómo conseguir la nacionalidad portuguesa

Como una forma de reparación histórica, la legislación portuguesa estipula conceder la nacionalidad por naturalización a los descendientes de judíos sefardíes.

em May 4, 2021
Os Castelo Branco

Acredita-se que, durante um longo período, desde o século XIII, o sobrenome esteve ligado à tradição e à nobreza. 

em April 28, 2021
Branca Dias, uma história de resistência e fé

A trajetória da portuguesa Branca Dias inspirou livros, peças de teatro, filme, histórias em quadrinhos e documentários.

em April 19, 2021
Família de Paula Leite Barros

A história da família de Paula Leite de Barros no Brasil começa com Pedro Vaz de Barros, cristão-novo lisboeta que migra para o Brasil no final do século XVI.

em April 9, 2021
Luciano Dias Cardoso Vargas: o Abraão do Jaguaribe

Luciano Dias Cardoso Vargas, conhecido como Abraão do Jaguaribe, tem o seu vínculo sefardita através do cristão-novo Dinis Bravo.

em March 24, 2021
Família Nogueira da Gama

Os Nogueira da Gama são descendentes de uma numerosa e proeminente família que, nos tempos do Brasil colônia, recebeu honrarias e títulos de nobreza.

em March 10, 2021
Dona Joaquina do Pompéu e a descendência sefardita em Minas Gerais

Além de fazendeira e mulher de negócios, Dona Joaquina de Pompéu é a matriarca de milhares de descendentes sefarditas que têm direito à cidadania portuguesa.

em February 24, 2021
3 dicas para começar a busca por um ancestral sefardita

More and more people have turned to genealogical research to document ties with Jewish ancestors to ensure approval of the process

em February 17, 2021
A descendência sefardita em Minas Gerais

Esses descendentes viram no desenvolvimento da região uma oportunidade para se estabelecerem e desenvolverem suas atividades econômicas.

em February 15, 2021
5 common mistakes when designing a genealogical study

The process begins with a genealogical study that aims to prove the parental connection with some Sephardic Jew.

em January 18, 2021
“Decenas de miles de argentinos sefardíes podrían acceder a la nacionalidad portuguesa”

En Argentina se calcula que hay más de 50 mil personas que puede acceder a este beneficio.

em December 28, 2020
Myths about Portuguese citizenship through the Sephardic way

Portuguese citizenship through the Sephardic way is one of those topics that arouse curiosity, but also a lot of mistrust and misinformation.

Tiago Fernandes Per Tiago Fernandes on April 24, 2020
Teixeira Family

The first members of the Teixeira family arrived in Brazil at the end of the 18th century in different places.

on November 3, 2020
5 types of important documents to prove the Sephardic bond

There are a number of important historical documents to prove Sephardic descent that are available for research.

Tiago Fernandes Per Tiago Fernandes on April 24, 2020
Family Medeiros

Many believe that the Medeiros brothers fled to Brazil due to the persecution imposed by the Inquisition.

on September 18, 2020
The Bicudos, members of the Portuguese court

The history of the Bicudo family begins on the beautiful São Miguel Island, the largest in the Azores archipelago, Portugal.

on September 16, 2020
Know where to start your genealogical study

Read this post carefully and at the end of the reading you can start your study immediately.

Tiago Fernandes Per Tiago Fernandes on April 24, 2020
Dantas Corrêa, the conquest of the Northeast

The descendants of this family branch add up to thousands of people living in the region of Seridó, Rio Grande do Norte and Paraíba.

on August 5, 2020
The Linhares, from the Portuguese mountains to the northeastern heat

The first inhabitants of the Serra da Estrela region, in the upper Minho, in Portugal, gave rise to this Sephardic family.

on June 25, 2020
Resende Costa Family, the inconfidentes

The Resende Costa family recorded its name in the history of Brazil, especially after the participation of some of its members in Inconfidência Mineira.

on June 25, 2020
Israeli Community of Lisbon launches new procedures

CIL started to make a new system available on its website for filling out an online form to submit the entire process.

on June 16, 2020
The Inquisition and the persecution of the Sephardim: a moving summary

Created in the Middle Ages, in the 13th century, the Inquisition was an institution composed of several courts run by the Catholic Church.

Camila Amaral Per Camila Amaral on April 24, 2020
Find out how to find documents for your grandparents and great-grandparents

Here we have prepared some guidelines on the most important documents of your grandparents and great-grandparents and where you can find them.

on June 11, 2020
Leão family, Sephardic people spread throughout Brazil

Studies show that descendants of one of the branches of the family spread across southeastern Brazil, especially Rio de Janeiro and Minas Gerais.

Jerfson Lins Per Jerfson Lins em June 22, 2020
Portuguese nationality for minor children of Sephardic Jews

This type of naturalization serves children who are minors, whose father or mother has become Portuguese after their birth.

on May 19, 2020
Aspects of the proposed amendment to the “Law of Nationality through the Sephardic way”

A proposal to change the so-called “Portuguese Nationality Law by the Sephardic way” was recently made public

on May 15, 2020
The revival of genealogy and its new horizons

The ease of access to the collections thanks to digitalization allowed anyone to search the origins of the families.

Jerfson Lins Per Jerfson Lins em June 22, 2020
Why more and more Brazilians seek Portuguese citizenship through the Sephardic way

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.

on February 27, 2020
The Fernandes, born in the Douro

The Fernandes Family, from Rio Grande do Norte, was one of those that already managed to prove Sephardic descent.

on January 24, 2020
5 tips for choosing a consultancy to take care of Portuguese citizenship

We have selected 5 tips that will help in your decision to hire a consultancy to take care of your Portuguese citizenship process.

Tiago Fernandes Per Tiago Fernandes on April 24, 2020
Why hire a genealogical study?

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.

Tiago Fernandes Per Tiago Fernandes on April 24, 2020
4 common mistakes in Portuguese citizenship processes at CIL

This process can be rejected by the institution. Knowing this, we have listed some of the most common mistakes at this stage.

on October 28, 2019
Step by step to find your Sephardic ancestor: the Torre do Tombo archive

The Torre do Tombo archive is one of the main ways to elaborate your genealogy and to find your Sephardic ancestor.

Private: Pedro Arruda Per Private: Pedro Arruda em June 22, 2020
CIL announces changes to Sephardic process protocol

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.

on February 6, 2019
Martins Castro visits the Israeli Community of Lisbon this Monday (21)

Due to the waiting time for these analyzes, it can be seen that the volume of orders has grown recently.

Karoline Ximenes Per Karoline Ximenes on April 24, 2020