Presentation: “Alien Registration File or A-File”

Alien Registration File or A-File

In this presentation Marty Puentes provides examples of what an Alien Registration File or A-File is, how they look, why they where created, and of the genealogical information you can expect to find in them. He will also provide us with the websites that can help you find them.

Marty is an experienced researcher, educator, and current president of the Nueva Galicia Genealogical Society. This presentation is perfect for anyone wanting to learn more about this topic.

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  1. Very helpful presentation. I did not know about A-file resources. I was able to find my grandmother’s alien registration number and I will go through the process of ordering.