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Guide to '''Cuba ancestry, family history and genealogy''': birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
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==Country Information==
 
==Country Information==
 
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>
 
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>
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<h3>Getting Started with Cuba Research</h3>
 
<h3>Getting Started with Cuba Research</h3>
 
Links to articles on getting started with Cuba research.
 
Links to articles on getting started with Cuba research.
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*[[Media:Cuba Research Guide edited version.pdf|Cuba Research Guide]]
 
*[[How to Find Birth Records]]
 
*[[How to Find Birth Records]]
 
*[[How to Find Marriage Records]]
 
*[[How to Find Marriage Records]]
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*[[Cuban Family History Resources]]  
 
*[[Cuban Family History Resources]]  
 
*[[Cuba Websites|Websites]]
 
*[[Cuba Websites|Websites]]
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|<div id="fsButtons"><span class="online_records_button">[[Cuba Online Genealogy Records]]</span>
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|<span class="community_button">[[FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups|Ask the <br>Community]]</span></div>
 
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== Cuba Map ==
 
 
==Cuba Map==
 
 
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Cuba.
 
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Cuba.
 
[[File:CubaSubdivisions.png|Provinces of Cuba]]
 
[[File:CubaSubdivisions.png|Provinces of Cuba]]
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==Jurisdictions==
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== Provinces ==
 
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Cuba. Provinces:  
 
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Cuba. Provinces:  
  
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#Pinar del Río  
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#Artemisa  
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#La Habana (city)  
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    <li>Pinar del Río </li>
#Mayabeque  
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    <li>Artemisa </li>
#Matanzas  
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    <li>La Habana (city)</li>
#Cienfuegos  
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    <li>Mayabeque </li>
#Villa Clara  
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    <li>Matanzas </li>
#Sancti Spiritus  
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    <li>Cienfuegos </li>
#Ciego de Avila  
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    <li>Villa Clara </li>
#Camagüey  
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    <li>Sancti Spiritus </li>
#Las Tunas  
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    <li>Ciego de Avila </li>
#Granma  
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    <li>Camagüey </li>
#Holguín  
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    <li>Las Tunas </li>
#Santiago de Cuba  
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    <li>Granma </li>
#Guantánamo  
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    <li>Holguín </li>
#Isla de la Juventud
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    <li>Santiago de Cuba</li>
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    <li>Guantánamo </li>
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    <li>Isla de la Juventud</li>
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==FamilySearch Resources==
 
==FamilySearch Resources==
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.
 
*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
 
*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 Latin American research] - Online genealogy courses
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/landing?search=Latin%20America%20Research&show=lessons&message=true Latin American research] - Online genealogy courses
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/location/1927079?region=Cuba Historical Records]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/location/1927079?region=Cuba Historical Records]
  
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Latest revision as of 10:23, 8 April 2020

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

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

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.

Ask the
Community

Cuba Map[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Cuba. Provinces of Cuba

Provinces[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Cuba. Provinces:

  1. Pinar del Río
  2. Artemisa
  3. La Habana (city)
  4. Mayabeque
  5. Matanzas
  6. Cienfuegos
  7. Villa Clara
  8. Sancti Spiritus
  9. Ciego de Avila
  10. Camagüey
  11. Las Tunas
  12. Granma
  13. Holguín
  14. Santiago de Cuba
  15. Guantánamo
  16. Isla de la Juventud

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching 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.