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*[http://cdigital.dgb.uanl.mx/la/1080011597_C/1080011597_C.html Geographic, historical and biographical dictionary of the United Mexican States], .pdf.
*[http://cdigital.dgb.uanl.mx/la/1080011597_C/1080011597_C.html Geographic, historical and biographical dictionary of the United Mexican States], .pdf.
*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-1-the-spanish-alphabet/217 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 1]
:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-2-words-and-dates/218 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 2]
:*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/reading-spanish-handwritten-records-lesson-3-reading-spanish-records/220 Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 3]
*[[Mexico Language and Languages]]  
*[[Mexico Language and Languages]]  
*[[Spanish Letter Writing Guide]]  
*[[Spanish Letter Writing Guide]]  

Revision as of 13:27, 27 February 2018

Mexico Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Mexico Background
Local Research Resources
The FamilySearch moderator for Mexico is Dwsmith2

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

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Mexico is a country in North America bordered by the United States, Belize, and Guatemala. It was formerly a colony of Spain. The official language is Spanish.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Mexico Research

Links to articles on getting started with Mexico research.

See More Research Strategies

Mexico Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Mexico research.

See More Research Tools

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Mexico Map[edit | edit source]

  • 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.
Baja CaliforniaSonoraBaja California SurChihuahuaSinaloaDurangoCoahuila de ZaragozaAguascalientesZacatecasNuevo LeónTamaulipasSan Luis PotosíNayaritJaliscoColimaMichoacánGuanajuatoYucatánQuintana RooCampecheTabascoChiapasOaxacaGuerreroDistrito FederalMorelosTlaxcalaMexicoQuerétaroHidalgoPueblaVeracruzMexicoStates2.png

Jurisdictions[edit | edit source]

More Mexico Research Strategies[edit | edit source]

Research strategies give guidance on how to research or what records to search for first. Below are additional research strategy Wiki articles for Mexico.

More Mexico Research Tools[edit | edit source]

Research tools can include resources that assist in locating correct records to search and determining the correct locality to search in. Below are links and Wiki articles to research tools in Mexico.

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.

Ancestry.com/mx[edit | edit source]

Research Tutorials[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Mexico," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexico, accessed 24 March 2016.