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Links to articles on getting started with Mexico research.
 
Links to articles on getting started with Mexico research.
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*[[Mexico Genealogy Research Using the Wiki - Video Series|'''Mexico Genealogy Research Using the Wiki - Video Series''']]
 
*[[Mexico How to Guides|"How to" Guides]]:  
 
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Mexico research.
 
Links to articles and websites that assist in Mexico research.
*[[Mexico Genealogy Research Using the Wiki - Video Series|'''Mexico Genealogy Research Using the Wiki - Video Series''']
 
 
*[http://cdigital.dgb.uanl.mx/la/1080011597_C/1080011597_C.html Geographic, historical and biographical dictionary of the United Mexican States], .pdf.
 
*[http://cdigital.dgb.uanl.mx/la/1080011597_C/1080011597_C.html Geographic, historical and biographical dictionary of the United Mexican States], .pdf.
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/570 Reading Spanish Handwriting]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/570 Reading Spanish Handwriting]

Revision as of 11:59, 18 March 2018

Mexico Wiki Topics
Palacio de las Bellas Artes (Mexico City).jpg
Beginning Research
Record Types
Mexico Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources
Moderator
The FamilySearch moderator for Mexico is Dwsmith2

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

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Mexico is a country in North America bordered by the United States, Belize, and Guatemala. It was formerly a colony of Spain. The official language is Spanish.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Mexico Research

Links to articles on getting started with Mexico research.

Mexico Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Mexico research.


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Mexico Map[edit | edit source]

  • For states numbered 1-7, click on their names in the legend. The map area for those states is too small to access accurately. Notice also that Sonora is spelled Sonara and Oaxaca is spelled Oasaca.
Baja CaliforniaSonoraBaja California SurChihuahuaSinaloaDurangoCoahuila de ZaragozaAguascalientesZacatecasNuevo LeónTamaulipasSan Luis PotosíNayaritJaliscoColimaMichoacánGuanajuatoYucatánQuintana RooCampecheTabascoChiapasOaxacaGuerreroDistrito FederalMorelosTlaxcalaMexicoQuerétaroHidalgoPueblaVeracruzMexicoStates2.png


Jurisdictions[edit | edit source]

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

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

Ancestry.com/mx[edit | edit source]

Research Tutorials[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Mexico," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexico, accessed 24 March 2016.