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''[[Central America]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''[[Nicaragua_Genealogy|Nicaragua]]'''{{Nicaragua-sidebar}}Guide to '''Nicaragua ancestry, family history and genealogy''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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== Getting started with Nicaragua research  ==
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==Country Information==
 
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Nicaragua is a country in Central America bordered by [[Honduras Genealogy|Honduras]] and [[Costa Rica Genealogy|Costa Rica]]. It was formerly a colony of [[Spain Genealogy|Spain]]. The official language is Spanish.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Nicaragua," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia,'' https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicaragua, accessed 25 April 2016.</ref>
''See FamilySearch Tutorials on [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 Latin American Research.]'' <br>
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<h3>Getting Started with Nicaragua Research</h3>
 
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Links to articles on getting started with Nicaragua research.
== Jurisdictions  ==
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*[[Nicaragua Civil Registration]]
 
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*[[Nicaragua Church Records]]
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Municipalities_of_Nicaragua Nicaraguan Municipalities]
 
 
 
== Research Tools  ==
 
 
 
*Research Guide:&nbsp; [http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/LatinAmerica/Nicaragua.pdf BYU Research Outline for Nicaragua]
 
*Listing of all [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927127 records collections for Nicaragua] available on FamilySearch.org
 
 
 
'''Wiki articles describing&nbsp;online collectiona&nbsp;are found at:'''
 
 
 
*[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Central_America,_Colonial_Census_Records_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records) Central America, Colonial Census Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]
 
*[[Nicaragua Civil Registration (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Nicaragua, Diocese of Managua Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Nicaragua, Diocese of Managua, Catholic Church Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
  
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<h3>Nicaragua Research Tools</h3>
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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Links to articles and websites that assist in Nicaragua research.
 
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*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/LatinAmerica/Nicaragua.pdf Research Outline for Nicaragua (BYU)]
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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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Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Nicaragua.
  
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==Online Records==
  
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*'''1809 - 2013''' {{RecordSearch|1601210|Nicaragua Civil Registration 1809-2013}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
  
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==FamilySearch Resources==
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=*&fq=place%3A%22Latin%20America%22 Learning Center] - Online genealogy courses
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/location/1927127?region=Nicaragua Historical Records]
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*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Nicaragua Family History Center locator map]
  
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*[[Nicaragua Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Biography|Biography]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Census|Census]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Church History|Church History]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Church Records|Church Records]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Civil Registration|Civil Registration]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Directories|Directories]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Emigration and Immigration|Emigration &amp; Immigration]]
 
*[[Nicaragua History|History]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Land and Property|Land and Property]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Languages|Languages]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Maps|Maps]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Military Records|Military Records]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Newspapers|Newspapers]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Notarial Records|Notarial Records]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Obituaries|Obituaries]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Probate Records|Probate Records]]
 
*[[Nicaragua Societies|Societies]]
 
 
 
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Latest revision as of 20:43, 30 November 2016

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Nicaragua Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Nicaragua Background
Local Research Resources
Moderator
The FamilySearch moderator for Nicaragua is Dwsmith2

Guide to Nicaragua ancestry, family history and genealogy parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Country Information

Nicaragua is a country in Central America bordered by Honduras and Costa Rica. It was formerly a colony of Spain. The official language is Spanish.[1]

Getting Started

Getting Started with Nicaragua Research

Links to articles on getting started with Nicaragua research.

Nicaragua Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Nicaragua research.


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Nicaragua Map

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Nicaragua.

Nicaragua admin divisions map.png


Jurisdictions

Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Nicaragua. Departments:

  • Boaco
  • Carazo
  • Chinandega
  • Chontales
  • Estelí
  • Granada
  • Jinotega
  • León
  • Madriz
  • Managua
  • Masaya
  • Matagalpa
  • Nueva Segovia
  • Rivas
  • Río San Juan
  • North Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region
  • South Caribbean Coast Autonomous Region

Online Records

FamilySearch Resources

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.


References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Nicaragua," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicaragua, accessed 25 April 2016.