Rivera, Uruguay Genealogy

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Guide to Rivera Department ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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History[edit | edit source]

  • To consolidate the border with Brazil and curb its influence, on May 7, 1862, the Uruguayan government created the city of Ceballos.
  • The department of Rivera was created on October 1, 1884, annexing land from the department of Tacuarembó.
  • The department of Rivera has a population of approximately 104,000 people. [1]

Municipalities[edit | edit source]

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Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Parish Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

  • There are no records for the Rivera department.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Cementerio central de Rivera
  • Cementerio Lagunón
  • Cementerio Parque Memorial Homero Pereira

Localities[edit | edit source]

  • Amarillo
  • Arroyo Blanco
  • Cerrillada
  • Cerros de la Calera
  • Cerro Pelado
  • Lagos del Norte
  • La Puente
  • Las Flores
  • Masoller
  • Moirones
  • Paso Ataques
  • Paso Hospital
  • Rivera

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Departamento de Rivera," in Wikipedia: The free encyclopedia, https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Departamento_de_Rivera. Visited September 17, 2018.