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== Getting started with Mexican research  ==
 
== Getting started with Mexican research  ==
  
Welcome to the México page! FamilySearch Wiki is a community website dedicated to helping people throughout the world learn how to find their ancestors. Through the México page you can learn how to find, use, and analyze Mexican records of genealogical value. The content is variously targeted to beginners, intermediate, and expert researchers. The México Page is a work in progress, your contributions and [[FamilySearch Wiki:Feedback|feedback]] are essential!  
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Welcome to the México page! FamilySearch Wiki is a community website dedicated to helping people throughout the world learn how to find their ancestors. Through the México page you can learn how to find, use, and analyze Mexican records of genealogical value. The content is variously targeted to beginners, intermediate, and expert researchers. The México Page is a work in progress, your contributions and [[FamilySearch Wiki:Feedback|feedback]] are essential! The following articles and links are most useful for getting started with Mexican research.<br>
  
[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 ''See the tutorials in FamilySearch.org pertaining to Latin American research.'']  
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*[[Mexico Locating Place of Origin|Finding the Place of Origin of your Ancestor in Mexico]]
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*[[Improve your Search Results for Hispanic Ancestors in FamilySearch.org|Improve your Search Results in FamilySearch.org]]
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*[[Mexico Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
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*[[Mexico Church Records|Catholic Church Records]]
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1307314 1930 Mexico National Census]
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*[[Mexico Gazetteers|Finding the Locality]]
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*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List|Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=Spanish%20Handwriting Reading Spanish Handwritten Records]
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/spanish-script-tutorial/92 Spanish Script Tutorial]
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[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 ''See the tutorials in FamilySearch.org pertaining to Latin American research.'']
  
 
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*[[Distrito Federal|Distrito Federal]]  
 
*[[Distrito Federal|Distrito Federal]]  
*[[Durango|Durango]]  
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*[[Guanajuato|Guanajuato]]
 
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*All [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&region=MEXICO records collections for Mexico] available on FamilySearch.org.  
 
*All [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&region=MEXICO records collections for Mexico] available on FamilySearch.org.  
*Join our group of Mexico researchers on [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mexico-Genealogy-Research-Community/231395763572280 Facebook] &amp; [[Join a Skype Research Community|Skype]]  
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*Join our group of Mexico researchers on [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mexico-Genealogy-Research-Community/231395763572280 Facebook]  
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*[[Mexico Locating Place of Origin]] This article is for those whose Mexican ancestors came to the United States.
 
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/mexico Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Mexico]  
 
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/mexico Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Mexico]  
 
*[[Spanish Letter Writing Guide]]  
 
*[[Spanish Letter Writing Guide]]  
 
*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]  
 
*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]  
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*[http://mexicangenealogy.info/ Mexican Genealogy] - A website&nbsp;to educate and provide its readers with resources to locate their Mexican Ancestors, whom at one point lived in Mexico. Also on [https://www.facebook.com/MexicanGenealogy Facebook.]
 
*[http://wiki.familysearch.org/en/images/7/7f/Mexico_Research_Outline.pdf Mexican Research Outline]  
 
*[http://wiki.familysearch.org/en/images/7/7f/Mexico_Research_Outline.pdf Mexican Research Outline]  
 
*Research Guide:[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/LatinAmerica/Mexico.pdf BYU Research Outline for Mexico]  
 
*Research Guide:[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/LatinAmerica/Mexico.pdf BYU Research Outline for Mexico]  
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*[[Mexico, Baja California and Baja California Sur, Catholic Church Parish Records|Mexico, Baja California and Baja California Sir States Catholic Records (FamilySearch Historical Records]])  
 
*[[Mexico, Baja California and Baja California Sur, Catholic Church Parish Records|Mexico, Baja California and Baja California Sir States Catholic Records (FamilySearch Historical Records]])  
 
*[[Mexico Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
*[[Mexico 1930 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico 1930 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*Mexico 1930 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)  
 
*[[Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico_Catholic_Church_Records_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico_Catholic_Church_Records_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico Civil Registration Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico Civil Registraion Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico Civil Registration Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico Civil Registraion Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*[[Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
*[[Mexico, Mexico State Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico, Mexico State Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]<br>  
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*Mexico, Mexico State Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historica Records)<br>  
 
*[[Mexico, State of Mexico Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico, State of Mexico Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico, State of Mexico Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico, State of Mexico Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico, State of Morelos Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico, State of Morelos Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Mexico, State of Morelos Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Mexico, State of Morelos Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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Getting started with Mexican research

Welcome to the México page! FamilySearch Wiki is a community website dedicated to helping people throughout the world learn how to find their ancestors. Through the México page you can learn how to find, use, and analyze Mexican records of genealogical value. The content is variously targeted to beginners, intermediate, and expert researchers. The México Page is a work in progress, your contributions and feedback are essential! The following articles and links are most useful for getting started with Mexican research.

See the tutorials in FamilySearch.org pertaining to Latin American research.

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