Mixco, Guatemala, Guatemala Genealogy

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Guide to Municipality of Mixco ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, church records, parish registers, and civil registration.

History[edit | edit source]

  • After the conquest of Guatemala was founded as a doctrine of the Dominican friars.
  • The constitution decreed that Mixco had to belong to the southern circuit of Guatemala City.
  • The custom of having two mayors: one ladino and one indigenous, continued until 1915; it was called this last "Alcaldito". The majority of Ladino mayors were personages of the "Real Street", that accepted the position voluntarily by a period not to exceed a year, without salary like the mayor of the natives, who was elect by the town in the "Brotherhood" of Santo Domingo de Guzmán ».
  • The Villa de Mixco rose to the category of city on August 1, 2008.
  • The municipality of Mixco has a population of approximately 688,000 people[1]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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Parish Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

  • There are no records for only the municipality of Mixco. See the records of neighboring municipalities.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Cementerio Municipal de la Villa de Mixco
  • Cementerio Jardín del Hermano Pedro
    Dirección: 16 Avenida Lote K52, Colonia Nimajay Zona 7, Mixco
  • Cementerio Los Parques
    Dirección: Final Blvd Balcones De San Cristobal Zona 8 Mixco

Localities[edit | edit source]

  • Bran
  • Cotió
  • El Aguacate
  • El Campanero
  • El Naranjito
  • El Rodeo
  • La Brigada
  • La Comunidad
  • Lo De Bran I
  • Lo de Bran II
  • Lo de Bran III
  • Lo de Coy
  • Lo De Fuentes
  • Sacoj
  • San Ignacio

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Mixco," In Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mixco. Visited 17 July 2017.