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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.
Country Information[edit | edit source]
Getting Started[edit | edit source]
Getting Started with Mexico Research
Links to articles on getting started with Mexico research.
Mexico Research Tools
Links to articles and websites that assist in Mexico research.
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.
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.
- "How to" Guides
- the tutorials in FamilySearch.org pertaining to Mexico research.
- Spanish Script Tutorial
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.
- BYU Spanish Script Tutorial
- Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 1
- Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 2
- Reading Spanish Handwritten Records, Lesson 3
FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.
- Facebook Communities - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
- Mexico Historical Record Collections
- Family History Center locator map
- 1560-1950 - Mexico Baptisms, 1560-1950, index, incomplete.
- 1680-1940 - Mexico Deaths, 1680-1940, index, incomplete.
- 1570-1950 - Mexico Marriages, 1570-1950, index, incomplete.
- 1930 - Mexico National Census, 1930, index and images, incomplete.
Ancestry.com/mx[edit | edit source]
- Civil records of birth of Mexico, 1859-varies, index and mages, ($)
- Civil marriage records of Mexico, 1859-varies, index and images, ($)
- Civil death records of Mexico, 1859-varies, index and images, ($)
- Mexico, partial list of baptism records, 1560-1950 index, ($)
- Mexico, partial list of marriage records, 1556-1989, index, ($)
- Mexico, partial list of death records, 1680-1940, index, ($)
Research Tutorials[edit | edit source]
- Online Resources for Mexico
- Introduction to Hispanic Research
- Crossing the Frontera
- I Found My Abuela (Grandmother) in Mexico, Now What?
- U.S. Hispanic Immigration
- U.S. Hispanic Immigrants: Finding their Place of Origin
- Improve your Search Results in FamilySearch Hispanic Records
- Relatives Masked in the Indexes of Ancestry
- Hispanic Online Resources
References[edit | edit source]
- Wikipedia contributors, "Mexico," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexico, accessed 24 March 2016.