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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]]
*[[Improve your Search Results for Hispanic Ancestors in FamilySearch.org]]
*[[Mexico Locating Place of Origin|Mexico Locating Place of Origin]]
*[[Mexico Quick Start Guide|Quick Start Guide]]
*[[Mexico Research Tips and Strategies|Research Strategies]]
:*[[GuidedResearch:Mexico Genealogy#More Mexico Research Strategies|''See More Guided Research Strategies'']]
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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://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]*[[Spanish Records Extraction Manual|'''Spanish Records Extraction Manual.''']] Practice reading documents*[https://web.archive.org/web/20180131201930/https://script.byu.edu/Pages/homeSpanish/en/welcome.aspx '''The BYU Spanish Documents Script Tutorial''']*[[Mexico Language and Languages]]
*[[Spanish Letter Writing Guide]]
:[[Mexico Genealogy#More Mexico Research Tools|''See More Research Tools'']]
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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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==More Mexico Research Strategies==
Research strategies give guidance on how to research or what records to search for first. Below are additional research strategy Wiki articles for Mexico.
*[[Mexico How to Guides|"How to" Guides]]
*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/spanish-script-tutorial/92 Spanish Script Tutorial]
 
==More Mexico Research Tools==
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.
*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/Spanish/en/welcome.aspx BYU Spanish Script Tutorial]
*[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]
==FamilySearch Resources==
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