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*[[10,000 Volunteers Sought to Put Mexican, Other Latin American Family History on Web|10,000 Volunteers Sought to Put Mexican, Other Latin American Family History on Web]]
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*[[Mexico Record Selection Table|Record Selection Table]]
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*[[Mexico Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Mexico Biography|Biography]]
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*[[Mexico Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
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*[[Mexico Census|Census]]
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*[[Mexico Church Directories|Church Directories]]
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*[[Mexico Church History|Church History]]
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*[[Mexico Directories|Directories]]
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*[[Mexico Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
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*[[Mexico Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
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*[[Mexico Genealogy|Genealogy]]
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*[[Mexico History|History]]
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*[[Mexico Land and Property|Land and Property]]
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*[[Mexico Language and Languages|Language and Languages]]
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*[[Mexico Maps|Maps]]
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*[[Mexico Military Records|Military Records]]
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*[[Mexico Names, Personal|Names, Personal]]
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*[[Mexico Native Races|Native Races]]
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*[[Mexico Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Mexico Nobility|Nobility]]
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*[[Mexico Notarial Records|Notarial Records]]
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*[[Mexico Periodicals|Periodicals]]
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*[[Mexico Probate Records|Probate Records]]
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*[[Mexico Public Records|Public Records]]
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*[[Mexico Social Life and Customs|Social Life and Customs]]
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*[[Mexico Societies|Societies]]
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*[http://pares.mcu.es/ParesBusquedas/servlets/Control_servlet?accion=0 MINISTERIO DE CULTURA - Portal de Archivos Españoles]
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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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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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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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