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Guide to '''Mexico ancestry, family history and genealogy''': birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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==Country Information==
Mexico is a country in North America bordered by the [[United States Genealogy|United States]], [[Belize Genealogy|Belize]], and [[Guatemala Genealogy|Guatemala]]. It was formerly a colony of [[Spain Genealogy|Spain]]. The official language is Spanish.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Mexico," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexico, accessed 24 March 2016.</ref>
<h3>Getting Started with Mexico Research</h3>
Links to articles on getting started with Mexico research.
*[[media:Mexico Research Guide.pdf|Mexico Research Guide]]*[[Mexico Genealogy Research Using the Wiki - Video Series|Mexico Genealogy Research Using the Wiki - Video Series]]*[[Mexico How to Guides|"How to" Guides]]:
*[[Mexico Locating Place of Origin|Mexico Locating Place of Origin]]
*[[Mexico Quick Start Guide|Quick Start Guide]]
*[[Mexico Research Tips and Strategies|Research Strategies]]
*[[Improve your Search Results for Hispanic Ancestors in FamilySearch.orgGuidedResearch:Mexico|Guided Research]]
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<h3>Mexico Research Tools</h3>
Links to articles and websites that assist in Mexico research.
*[http://cdigital.dgb.uanl.mx/la/1080011597_C/1080011597_C.html Geographic, historical and biographical dictionary of the United Mexican States], *[https://www.pdffamilysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/570 Reading Spanish Handwriting]
*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
*[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/570 Reading Spanish Handwriting]
*[[Spanish Records Extraction Manual| Spanish Records Extraction Manual.]] Practice reading documents
*[https://web.archive.org/web/20180131201930/https://script.byu.edu/Pages/Spanish/en/welcome.aspx BYU Spanish Documents Script Tutorial]
*[[Spanish Letter Writing Guide]]
 
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== Mexico Map ==
*'''For states numbered 1-7, click on their names in the legend. The map area for those states is too small to access accurately. Notice also that Sonora is spelled Sonara and Oaxaca is spelled Oasaca.'''<br>
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== Jurisdictions ==
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|<ul class="column-spacing-fullscreen" style="verticalpadding-alignright:top5px; padding:0.5em"|>* <li>[[Aguascalientes, Mexico Genealogy|Aguascalientes]] </li> * <li>[[Baja California, Mexico Genealogy|Baja California]] </li> * <li>[[Baja California Sur, Mexico Genealogy|Baja California Sur]] </li> * <li>[[Campeche, Mexico Genealogy|Campeche]] </li> * <li>[[Chiapas, Mexico Genealogy|Chiapas]] </li> * <li>[[Chihuahua, Mexico Genealogy|Chihuahua]] </li> * <li>[[Coahuila, Mexico Genealogy|Coahuila]] </li> * <li>[[Colima, Mexico Genealogy|Colima]] </li> |style="vertical-align:top; padding:0.5em"|* <li>[[Distrito Federal, Mexico Genealogy|Distrito Federal]] </li> * <li>[[Durango, Mexico Genealogy|Durango]] </li> * <li>[[Guanajuato, Mexico Genealogy|Guanajuato]]</li>* <li>[[Guerrero, Mexico Genealogy|Guerrero]] </li> * <li>[[Hidalgo, Mexico Genealogy|Hidalgo]] </li> * <li>[[Jalisco, Mexico Genealogy|Jalisco]] </li> * <li>[[State of Mexico, Mexico Genealogy|State of Mexico]] </li> * <li>[[Michoacán]] </li> |style="vertical-align:top; padding:0.5em"|* <li>[[Morelos, Mexico Genealogy|Morelos]] </li> * <li>[[Nayarit, Mexico Genealogy|Nayarit]] </li> * <li>[[Nuevo León, Mexico Genealogy|Nuevo León]] </li> * <li>[[Oaxaca, Mexico Genealogy|Oaxaca]] </li> * <li>[[Puebla, Mexico Genealogy|Puebla]] </li> * <li>[[Querétaro, Mexico Genealogy|Querétaro]]</li>* <li>[[Quintana Roo, Mexico Genealogy|Quintana Roo]] </li> * <li>[[San Luis Potosí, Mexico Genealogy|San Luis Potosí]] </li> |style="vertical-align:top; padding:0.5em"|* <li>[[Sinaloa, Mexico Genealogy|Sinaloa]] </li> * <li>[[Sonora, Mexico Genealogy|Sonora]] </li> * <li>[[Tabasco, Mexico Genealogy|Tabasco]] </li> * <li>[[Tamaulipas, Mexico Genealogy|Tamaulipas]] </li> * <li>[[Tlaxcala, Mexico Genealogy|Tlaxcala]] </li> * <li>[[Veracruz, Mexico Genealogy|Veracruz]] </li> * <li>[[Yucatán, Mexico Genealogy|Yucatán]] </li> * <li>[[Zacatecas, Mexico Genealogy|Zacatecas]]</li>
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/521 '''Relatives Masked in the Indexes of Ancestry''']
*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/582 '''Hispanic Online Resources''']
*[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/507 '''Improve your Search Results in FamilySearch Hispanic Records''']
*[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/521 '''Relatives Masked in the Indexes of Ancestry''']
== References ==
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