Central America Panama
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Guide to Panama ancestry, family history, and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records
Panama is a country in Central America bordered by Costa Rica and Colombia. It was formerly a colony of Spain and, after its independence from Spain in 1821, a department of Colombia until 1903. The official language is Spanish.
Getting Started with Panama Research
Links to articles on getting started with Panama research.
Panama Research Tools
Links to articles and websites that assist in Panama research.
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
- Facebook Communities - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
- Learning Center - Online genealogy courses
- Historical Records
- Family History Center locator map
- Wikipedia contributors, "Panama," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panama, accessed 28 March 2016.