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Santa Eulalia, Huehuetenango, Guatemala Genealogy

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

History[edit | edit source]

  • In 1529 the original Chuj village was awarded to the conqueror Gonzalo de Ovalle.
  • In 1549 it was established as a doctrine, first of the Dominican missionaries and then of the Mercedarian friars.
  • Santa Eulalia joined the district of Tetonicaán as part of it after the Independence of Central America.
  • On April 3, 1838 became part of the region formed by the ephemeral State of Los Altos, until it was recovered by force.
  • The municipality of Santa Eulalia has a population of approximately 48,000 people[1]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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Parish Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Cementerio Municipal Santa Eulalia
  • Cementerio iglesia de Jesús
  • Cementerio Santa Gertrudis
  • Cementerio Sant Carles
  • Cementerio Puig de Missa

Localities[edit | edit source]

  • Amelco
  • Asil
  • B'ololaq
  • Cansacaj
  • Ceiba
  • Chibal Chiquito
  • Chibal Grande
  • Chojzunil
  • Cocolá Chiquito
  • Cocolá Grande
  • Istenam
  • Ixilte
  • Ixtenam
  • Mocuy Chiquito
  • Mocuy Grande
  • Molná
  • Morelia
  • Nancultac
  • Paiconop
  • Pananchilac
  • Poilá Azil
  • Quixabaj
  • San Luis
  • Santa Alicia
  • Temosh Grande
  • Temush Yulas
  • Tziquiná Chiquito
  • Tziquina Grande
  • Valle Azul
  • Xaxcacao
  • Yalbá
  • Yaxcalante
  • Yichom
  • Yoch Pett

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Santa Eulalia (Guatemala)," In Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Santa_Eulalia_(Guatemala). Visited 9 August 2017.