Algarve: Aljezur

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Date: 12 Nov 1280
Location: Aljezur, Faro, Portugalmap
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The town of Aljezur and its surrounding landscape.


Aljezur is presently composed by four parishes. The list below contains some useful genealogical information. The patron saint is also included as paroquial records sometimes use it as a synonym for the parish's name.

Name Patron Saint Additional information
Aljezur Aljezur Nossa Senhora de Alva Records range from 1645 to 1905.[1]

In 1997 a new parish was created out of Aljezur called Rogil.

Bordeira Bordeira Nossa Senhora da Esperança Records range from 1614 to 1905.[2]

Until 1861 it was part of the municipality of Vila do Bispo.

No coat-of-arms Carrapateira Nossa Senhora da Conceição Records range from 1645 to 1859.[3]

Annexed by Bordeira in 1849.

Odeceixe Odeceixe Nossa Senhora da Piedade Records range from 1683 to 1905.[4]

Notable People


  1. Paroquial records of Aljezur,
  2. Paroquial records of Bordeira,
  3. Paroquial records of Carrapateira,
  4. Paroquial records of Odeceixe,

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