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==Country Information==
 
==Country Information==
The United States of America is made up of fifty states, one federal district (District of Columbia) and five territories.
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Cuba is an island country in the Caribbean whose nearest neighbors are the [[United States Genealogy|United States]], [[Bahamas Genealogy|the Bahamas]], [[Haiti Genealogy|Haiti]], and [[Jamaica Genealogy|Jamaica]]. It was formerly a colony of [[Spain Genealogy|Spain]]. The official language is Spanish.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Cuba," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuba, accessed 3 May 2016.</ref>
 
==Getting Started ==
 
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Revision as of 13:52, 3 May 2016

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Cuba Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Cuba Background
Local Research Resources

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

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Cuba is an island country in the Caribbean whose nearest neighbors are the United States, the Bahamas, Haiti, and Jamaica. It was formerly a colony of Spain. The official language is Spanish.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Cuba Research

Links to articles on getting started with Cuba research.

Cuba Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Cuba research.

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Cuba Clickable Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Cuba. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.


Jurisdictions[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Cuba. Click on a place below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.

Provinces:

  • Pinar del Río
  • Artemisa
  • La Habana (city)
  • Mayabeque
  • Matanzas
  • Cienfuegos
  • Villa Clara
  • Sancti Spiritus
  • Ciego de Avila
  • Camagüey
  • Las Tunas
  • Holguín
  • Granma
  • Santiago de Cuba
  • Guantánamo
  • Isla de la Juventud (Special Municipality)

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.


References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Cuba," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuba, accessed 3 May 2016.