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Venezuela is located in Northern South America, bordering the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, between Colombia and Guyana.
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Venezuela was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others being Ecuador and New Granada, which became Colombia).
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== Getting started with Venezuelan research  ==
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== Si usted entiende español  ==
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Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de Venezuela 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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== Jurisdictions  ==
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23 states (estados, singular - estado), 1 federal district (distrito federal), and 1 federal dependency (dependencia federal):
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*[[Amazonas|Amazonas]]
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*[[Anzoátegui|Anzoátegui]]
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*[[Apure|Apure]]
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*[[Aragua|Aragua]]
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*[[Barinas|Barinas]]
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*[[Bolívar|Bolívar]]
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*[[Carabobo|Carabobo]]
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*[[Cojedes|Cojedes]]
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*[[Delta Amacuro|Delta Amacuro]]
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*[[Federal Dependency|Federal Dependency]]
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*[[Venezuela Distrito Federal|Federal District]]
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*[[Falcón|Falcón]]
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*[[Guárico|Guárico]]
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*[[Lara|Lara]]
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*[[Mérida|Mérida]]
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*[[Miranda|Miranda]]
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*[[Monagas|Monagas]]
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*[[Nueva Esparta|Nueva Esparta]]
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*[[Portuguesa|Portuguesa]]
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*[[Sucre|Sucre]]
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*[[Táchira|Táchira]]
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*[[Trujillo|Trujillo]]
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*[[Vargas|Vargas]]
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*[[Yaracuy|Yaracuy]]
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*[[Zulia|Zulia]]
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''Note'': The federal dependency consists of 11 federally controlled island groups with a total of 72 individual islands.
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== Research Tools  ==
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*[[Parishes of Venezuela]]
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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/LatinAmerica/Venezuela.pdf BYU Research Outline for Venezuela]
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*Listing of all [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927137 records collections for Venezuela] available on FamilySearch.org
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/venezuela-genealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Venezuela]
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'''A wiki article describing this collection is found at:'''
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*[[Venezuela Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Venezuela, Archdiocese of Mérida, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Venezuela Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Venezuela Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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== Featured Content  ==
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''See FamilySearch Tutorials on [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 Latin American Research.]''
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== Did you know?  ==
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*Venezuela is officially called: Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.
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*Venezuela is divided into 23 states and 1 capital district. Each state is further divided into more than 300 municipios . To learn more [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Venezuela#Subdivisions click here]. To find address and other contact information visit: http://www.gobiernoenlinea.ve/directorioestado/Registros Civiles de Venezuela Knowing about a country's political divisions will help in determining where records such as '''civil registration'''and '''census''' are located.
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=== Help with the Venezuela Wiki pages  ===
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{{Click|Image:Volunteers wanted sm.png|https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/FamilySearch_Wiki:Help_wanted_on_the_Venezuela_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 Venezuela pages|Many tasks need willing volunteers]]. You can help:<br>
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:*Expand county articles
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:*Check links on pages
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:*...and more
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[[FamilySearch Wiki:Help wanted on the Venezuela pages|Find more opportunities to help with the Venezuela pages]].
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Revision as of 21:03, 9 May 2013

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

Venezuela is located in Northern South America, bordering the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, between Colombia and Guyana.

Venezuela was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others being Ecuador and New Granada, which became Colombia).

Getting started with Venezuelan research

Si usted entiende español

Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de Venezuela 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

23 states (estados, singular - estado), 1 federal district (distrito federal), and 1 federal dependency (dependencia federal):

Note: The federal dependency consists of 11 federally controlled island groups with a total of 72 individual islands.

Research Tools

A wiki article describing this collection is found at:

Featured Content

See FamilySearch Tutorials on Latin American Research.

Did you know?

  • Venezuela is officially called: Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.
  • Venezuela is divided into 23 states and 1 capital district. Each state is further divided into more than 300 municipios . To learn more click here. To find address and other contact information visit: http://www.gobiernoenlinea.ve/directorioestado/Registros Civiles de Venezuela Knowing about a country's political divisions will help in determining where records such as civil registrationand census are located.

Help with the Venezuela Wiki pages

Wiki Volunteers Wanted

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need willing volunteers. You can help:

  • Expand county articles
  • Check links on pages
  • ...and more

Find more opportunities to help with the Venezuela pages.



Other Languages