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== Getting started with El Salvador research  ==
 
== Getting started with El Salvador research  ==
  
[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 ''See the tutorials in FamilySearch.org pertaining to Latin American research.'']<br>  
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== Si usted entiende español  ==
 
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<span>Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de El Salvador en el wiki de FamilySearch español. También le invitamos a compartir información útil allí: [https://wiki.familysearch.org/es/El_Salvador https://wiki.familysearch.org/es/El_Salvador]  
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<span>Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de El Salvador en el wiki de FamilySearch español. También le invitamos a compartir información útil allí: [https://wiki.familysearch.org/es/El_Salvador https://wiki.familysearch.org/es/El_Salvador] </span>
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== Jurisdictions  ==
 
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Department names and abbreviations for the 14 Salvadoran Departments:  
 
Department names and abbreviations for the 14 Salvadoran Departments:  
  
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&nbsp;8.&nbsp;&nbsp; MO - Morazán<br>&nbsp;9.&nbsp;&nbsp; SM - San Miguel <br>10.&nbsp; SS&nbsp; - San Salvador <br>11.&nbsp; SV&nbsp; - San Vicente <br>12.&nbsp; SA&nbsp; - Santa Ana <br>13.&nbsp; SO&nbsp; - Sonsonate <br>14.&nbsp; US&nbsp; - Usulután  
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&nbsp;8.&nbsp;&nbsp; MO - Morazán<br>&nbsp;9.&nbsp;&nbsp; SM - San Miguel <br>10.&nbsp; SS&nbsp; - San Salvador <br>11.&nbsp; SV&nbsp; - San Vicente <br>12.&nbsp; SA&nbsp; - Santa Ana <br>13.&nbsp; SO&nbsp; - Sonsonate <br>14.&nbsp; US&nbsp; - Usulután
  
 
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*[[El Salvador Websites|Websites]]
 
*[[El Salvador Websites|Websites]]
  
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*[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Central_America,_Colonial_Census_Records_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records) Central America, Colonial Census Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]
 
*[[El Salvador Baptisms (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
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*[[El Salvador Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
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In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:  
 
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In 1969 El Salvador fought with it's neighbor Honduras in what would become known as the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Football_War Football War].  
 
In 1969 El Salvador fought with it's neighbor Honduras in what would become known as the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Football_War Football War].  
  
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[[Category:El_Salvador]]
 
[[Category:El_Salvador]]

Revision as of 20:38, 8 June 2012

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Getting started with El Salvador research

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

Si usted entiende español

Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de El Salvador en el wiki de FamilySearch español. También le invitamos a compartir información útil allí: https://wiki.familysearch.org/es/El_Salvador

Jurisdictions

El Salvador is divided into 14 departments (departamentos), which, in turn, are subdivided into 262 municipalities (municipios).

Department names and abbreviations for the 14 Salvadoran Departments:

  1. AH - Ahuachapán
  2. CA - Cabañas
  3. CH - Chalatenango
  4. CU - Cuscatlán
  5. LI   - La Libertad
  6. PA - La Paz
  7. UN - La Unión

 8.   MO - Morazán
 9.   SM - San Miguel
10.  SS  - San Salvador
11.  SV  - San Vicente
12.  SA  - Santa Ana
13.  SO  - Sonsonate
14.  US  - Usulután

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