Potosí Department, Bolivia Genealogy

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

Department of Potosi

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  • Potosí is one of the nine departments that make up the Bolivian country. Its capital is Potosí.
  • The department was founded on January 23, 1826 by the marshal of Ayacucho Antonio José de Sucre.
  • The department of Potosí has ​​a population of approximately 828,000 people. [1]



Online Records


  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Departamento de Potosí," in Wikipedia: The free encyclopedia, https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Departamento_de_Potos%C3%AD. Visited July 22, 2018.