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}}Guide to '''Nicaragua ancestry, family history and genealogy''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
== Getting started with Nicaragua research ==
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==Country Information==
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Nicaragua is a country in Central America bordered by [[Honduras Genealogy|Honduras]] and [[Costa Rica Genealogy|Costa Rica]]. It was formerly a colony of [[Spain Genealogy|Spain]]. The official language is Spanish.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Nicaragua," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicaragua, accessed 25 April 2016.</ref>
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==Getting Started ==
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<h3>Getting Started with Nicaragua Research</h3>
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Links to articles on getting started with Nicaragua research.
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*[[Nicaragua Civil Registration]]
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*[[Nicaragua Church Records]]
  
''See FamilySearch Tutorials on [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 Latin American Research.]'' <br>
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<h3>Nicaragua Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Nicaragua research.
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*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/LatinAmerica/Nicaragua.pdf Research Outline for Nicaragua (BYU)]
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Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de México en el wiki de FamilySearch español. También le invitamos a compartir información útil allí. Véase el enlace en la parte inferior de la página.  
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{{Click|Image:NicaraguaOGR.png|Nicaragua Online Genealogy Records}} [[File:Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg|link=FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups on Facebook]]
  
== Jurisdictions  ==
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==Nicaragua Map==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Nicaragua.
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Municipalities_of_Nicaragua Nicaraguan Municipalities]  
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== Research Tools  ==
 
  
*Research Guide:&nbsp; [http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/LatinAmerica/Nicaragua.pdf BYU Research Outline for Nicaragua]
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*Listing of all [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927127 records collections for Nicaragua] available on FamilySearch.org
 
  
'''Wiki articles describing&nbsp;online collectiona&nbsp;are found at:'''
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== Jurisdictions ==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Nicaragua. Departments:
  
*[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Central_America,_Colonial_Census_Records_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records) Central America, Colonial Census Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]
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*[[Nicaragua, Diocese of Managua Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Nicaragua, Diocese of Managua, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
 
 
== Help Wanted  ==
 
 
 
In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:
 
 
 
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*Boaco
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*Carazo
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*Chinandega
 
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*Chontales
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*Masaya
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*Rivas
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*Río San Juan
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*North Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region
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*South Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region
 
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==Online Records==
 
 
''See FamilySearch Tutorials on [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 Latin American Research.]''
 
 
 
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*'''1809 - 2013''' {{RecordSearch|1601210|Nicaragua Civil Registration 1809-2013}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
  
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/location/1927127?region=Nicaragua Historical Records]
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*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Nicaragua Family History Center locator map]
  
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===Research Tutorials===
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/landing?search=Getting%20Started&show=lessons&message=true '''Search page''']
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/410 '''Introduction to Hispanic Research''']
 
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/481 '''U.S. Hispanic Immigration''']
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/343 '''U.S. Hispanic Immigrants: Finding their Place of Origin''']
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/507 '''Improve your Search Results in FamilySearch Hispanic Records''']
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/203 '''Reading Spanish Handwritten Records:''']
 
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**Lesson 1: The Spanish Alphabet
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**Lesson 2: Words and Dates
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**Lesson 3: Reading Spanish Records
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/582 '''Hispanic Online Resources''']
  
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Latest revision as of 15:09, 22 August 2017

Nicaragua Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Nicaragua Background
Local Research Resources
Moderator
The FamilySearch moderator for Nicaragua is Dwsmith2
Central America
Nicaragua
Guide to Nicaragua ancestry, family history and genealogy parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Country Information

Nicaragua is a country in Central America bordered by Honduras and Costa Rica. It was formerly a colony of Spain. The official language is Spanish.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Nicaragua Research

Links to articles on getting started with Nicaragua research.

Nicaragua Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Nicaragua research.


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Nicaragua Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Nicaragua.

Nicaragua admin divisions map.png


Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Nicaragua. Departments:

  • Boaco
  • Carazo
  • Chinandega
  • Chontales
  • Estelí
  • Granada
  • Jinotega
  • León
  • Madriz
  • Managua
  • Masaya
  • Matagalpa
  • Nueva Segovia
  • Rivas
  • Río San Juan
  • North Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region
  • South Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region

Online Records

FamilySearch Resources

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

Research Tutorials

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Nicaragua," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicaragua, accessed 25 April 2016.