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}}Guide to '''Paraguay ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
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==Country Information==
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Paraguay is a country in South America bordered by [[Argentina Genealogy|Argentina]], [[Brazil Genealogy|Brazil]], and [[Bolivia Genealogy|Bolivia]]. It was formerly a colony of [[Spain Genealogy|Spain]]. The official languages are Spanish and Guarani.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Paraguay," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paraguay, accessed 25 April 2016.</ref>
  
== Getting started with Paraguyan research  ==
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==Getting Started ==
 
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== Si usted entiende español  ==
 
 
 
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.
 
 
 
== Jurisdictions  ==
 
 
 
Paraguay consists of 17 departments (departamentos) and one capital district.
 
 
 
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*Alto Paraguay  
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<h3>Getting Started with Paraguay Research</h3>
*Alto Paraná
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Links to articles on getting started with Paraguay research.
*Amambay
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*[[Paraguay Civil Registration]]
*Asunción (Capital district)
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*[[Paraguay Church Records]]
*Boquerón
 
*Caaguazú
 
  
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*Caazapá
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<h3>Paraguay Research Tools</h3>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Paraguay research.
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*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/LatinAmerica/Paraguay.pdf Paraguay Research Outline (BYU)]
*Concepción
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*Cordillera
 
*Guairá
 
 
 
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*Itapúa
 
*Misiones
 
*Ñeembucú
 
*Paraguarí
 
*Presidente Hayes
 
*San Pedro
 
  
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{{Click|Image:ParaguayOGR.png|Paraguay Online Genealogy Records}} [[File:Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg|link=FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups on Facebook]]
  
== &nbsp;Research Tools  ==
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== Paraguay Map ==
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Paraguay.
  
*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/LatinAmerica/Paraguay.pdf BYU Research Outline for Paraguay]
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/paraguay-genealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Paraguay]  
 
*Listing of all [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927141 records collections for Paraguay] available on FamilySearch.org
 
  
'''Wiki articles describing these collections are found at:'''
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*[[Paraguay Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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== Departments ==
*[[Paraguay, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Paraguay.  Click on a department below to go to the corresponding Wiki article listing more information.
*[[Paraguay Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
  
== Help with the Paraguay Wiki pages ==
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Paraguay consists of 17 departments (''departamentos'') and one capital district.  
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{{Click|Image:Volunteers wanted sm.png|https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/FamilySearch_Wiki:Help_wanted_on_the_Paraguay_pages|Wiki Volunteers Wanted}}
 
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In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! [[FamilySearch Wiki:Help wanted on the Paraguay pages|Many tasks need willing volunteers]]. You can help:<br>
 
  
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*[[Alto Paraguay, Paraguay Genealogy|Alto Paraguay]]
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*[[Alto Paraná, Paraguay Genealogy|Alto Paraná]]
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*[[Amambay, Paraguay Genealogy|Amambay]]
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*[[Asunción, Paraguay Genealogy|Asunción (Capital district)]]
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*[[Boquerón, Paraguay Genealogy|Boquerón]]
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*[[Caaguazú, Paraguay Genealogy|Caaguazú]]
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*[[Caazapá, Paraguay Genealogy|Caazapá]]
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*[[Canindeyú, Paraguay Genealogy|Canindeyú]]
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*[[Central, Paraguay Genealogy|Central]]
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*[[Concepción, Paraguay Genealogy|Concepción]]
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*[[Cordillera, Paraguay Genealogy|Cordillera]]
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*[[Guairá, Paraguay Genealogy|Guairá]]
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*[[Itapúa, Paraguay Genealogy|Itapúa]]
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*[[Misiones, Paraguay Genealogy|Misiones]]
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*[[Ñeembucú, Paraguay Genealogy|Ñeembucú]]
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*[[Paraguarí, Paraguay Genealogy|Paraguarí]]
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*[[Presidente Hayes, Paraguay Genealogy|Presidente Hayes]]
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*[[San Pedro, Paraguay Genealogy|San Pedro]]
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[[FamilySearch Wiki:Help wanted on the Paraguay pages|Find more opportunities to help with the Paraguay pages]].  
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==FamilySearch Resources==
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
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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/1927141?region=Paraguay Historical Records]
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*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Paraguay Family History Center locator map]
  
== Featured Content  ==
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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/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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*[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''']
  
*''See FamilySearch Tutorials on [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 Latin American Research].''
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Latest revision as of 13:48, 29 July 2017

Paraguay Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Paraguay Background
Local Research Resources
South America
Paraguay
Guide to Paraguay ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

Country Information

Paraguay is a country in South America bordered by Argentina, Brazil, and Bolivia. It was formerly a colony of Spain. The official languages are Spanish and Guarani.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Paraguay Research

Links to articles on getting started with Paraguay research.

Paraguay Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Paraguay research.


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Paraguay Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Paraguay.

Mapa do Paraguai.gif

Departments

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

Paraguay consists of 17 departments (departamentos) and one capital district.

FamilySearch Resources

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

Research Tutorials

References

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