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Getting started with Distrito Federal research

Welcome to the Distrito Federal page! FamilySearch Wiki is a community website dedicated to helping people throughout the world learn how to find their ancestors. Through the Distrito Federal page you can learn how to find, use, and analyze Distrito Federal records of genealogical value. The content is variously targeted to beginners, intermediate, and expert researchers. Please visit the help page to learn more about using the site. The Distrito Federal Page is a work in progress, your contributions and feedback are essential!


Mexico City is divided into 16 delegations. In order to narrow down the place where your ancestor lived it is vital that you identify which delegation they might have lived in. If you have a street address or the name of a neighborhood, you can use a city street map to locate the delegation. Another option would be to identify the name of the parish church in which they might have worshiped. You can then use that information to locate the address of the church within the city. It is most likely that they went to the Civil Registration office closest to their church.

To see a map of the delegations of Mexico City, click here:

For more information about a specific delegation, click on the name of the delegation. This information is in Spanish. You may want to use Google Translate or Yahoo Babel Fish to translate the page.

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