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Oruro Department, Bolivia Genealogy

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

Department of Oruro

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History[edit | edit source]

  • The department of Oruro was created on September 5, 1826.
  • Oruro was restored by the Bolivian Europeans at the end of the 19th century as a mining center.
  • Briefly the Salvadora tin mine was the most important source in the world.
  • The department of Oruro has a population of approximately 495,000 people. [1]

Provinces[edit | edit source]

Tomás BarrónNor CarangasSan Pedro de TotoraMejillonesPantaleón DalencePoopóSebastián PagadorEduardo AbaroaCercado (Oruro)SaucaríCarangasSud CarangasLadislao CabreraLitoral de AtacamaSabayaSajamaOruro Department Map.png
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Online Records[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Departamento de Oruro," in Wikipedia: The free encyclopedia, Visited May 3, 2018.