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Fray Mamerto Esquiú, Catamarca, Argentina Genealogy

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Guide to Department of Fray Mamerto Esquiú ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, church records, parish registers, and civil registration.

History[edit | edit source]

  • Around 1600 the Spanish settlers settled and started the first towns. The initial territorial distribution was called Piedra Blanca and was much more extensive.
  • Later it was subdivided into three parts; one of them retained the name of Piedra Blanca and the other two formed the current departments of Ambato and Paclín.
  • In 1934 the name of Fray Mamerto Esquiú was imposed on Piedra Blanca.
  • The department of Fray Mamerto Esquiú has a population of approximately 12,000 people. [1]

Parish Records[edit | edit source]

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Census Records[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Cementerio San Jose de Piedra Blanca

Municipalities[edit | edit source]

  • Fray Mamerto Esquiú

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Departamento Fray Mamerto Esquiú," In Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Departamento_Fray_Mamerto_Esqui%C3%BA. Visited October 23, 2017.