Yabucoa, Puerto Rico Genealogy

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Guide to Municipality of Yabucoa 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]

The region of what is now Yabucoa belonged to the Taíno (indigious people) region of Guayaney. The territory was mostly used for cattle and farming. Yabucoa was founded in 1793.

Hurricane Maria struck the island of Puerto Rico on September 20, 2017 as a high-end, category 4 hurricane, knocking out power to the entire island.

in 2010, the United States Census the population was listed as: 38,000. [1]


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Census Records[edit | edit source]

Search the 1910, 1920, 1930, and 1940 census records for information about your Puerto Rican ancestors who were there during that time period. Click here to go to the Puerto Rico Census Page

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Yabucoa, Puerto Rico" Wikipedia, The Free Encylopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yabucoa,_Puerto_Rico, accessed 12/29/20.