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== Si usted entiende español  ==
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=== Si usted entiende español  ===
  
 
Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de España en el wiki de FamilySearch español. También le invitamos a compartir información útil allí: https://wiki.familysearch.org/es/España  
 
Le invitamos a buscar información en español en la página de España en el wiki de FamilySearch español. También le invitamos a compartir información útil allí: https://wiki.familysearch.org/es/España  
  
== Topics  ==
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=== Getting Started with Spain Research ===
  
*[[Spain Archives|Archives and Libraries]]
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Welcome to the Spain page! FamilySearch Wiki is a community website dedicated to helping people throughout the world learn how to find their ancestors. Through the Spain page you can learn how to find, use, and analyze records of genealogical value. The content is variously targeted to beginners, intermediate, and expert researchers. Please visit the [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Category:Help help page] to learn more about using the site. The Spain page is a work in progress, your contributions and [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/FamilySearch_Wiki:Feedback feedback] are essential!
*[[Spain Catholic Church Baptism Records|Baptism Records]]
 
*[[Spain Census|Census]]
 
*[[Spain Catholic Church Directories|Church Directories]]
 
*Church History
 
*[[Spain Catholic Church Records|Church Records]]
 
*[[Spain Civil Registration - Vital Records|Civil Registration]]
 
*Emigration and Immigration
 
*[[Spain Ethnic Groups|Ethnic Groups]]
 
*Gazetteers
 
*History
 
*Language
 
*[[Spain Maps|Maps]]
 
*Military Records
 
*Nobility
 
*Notarial Records
 
*Social Life and Customs
 
  
== Research Tools  ==
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=== Jurisdictions  ===
 
 
*[[Spanish Letter Writing Guide|Letter Writing Guide]]
 
*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
 
*[[Geneanet]]
 
*[[Queen Anne's War 1702 to 1713|Queen Anne's War]]
 
*[http://hispanicgenealogy.blogspot.com Hispanic Genealogy Blog]
 
*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/spain/index.html Spain Genealogy Links]
 
*[http://genealogy.about.com/od/spain/ Spanish Genealogy &amp; Family History]
 
*[http://www.genealogyspot.com/country/spain.htm GenealogySpot: Spain]
 
*[http://genforum.genealogy.com/spain/ Spanish Genealogy Forum]
 
*[http://script.byu.edu/spanish/en/welcome.aspx Spanish Script Tutorial]
 
*[http://members.aol.com/balboanet/spain/ Spain]
 
*[http://www3.dcs.hull.ac.uk/genealogy/royal/#Iberia Directory of Royal Genealogical Data]
 
*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Europe/Spain.pdf BYU Research Outline for Spain]
 
*[[Spain Websites|Websites]]
 
 
 
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== Jurisdictions  ==
 
  
 
Spain is divided into 17 autonomous communities (comunidades autonomas, singular - comunidad autonoma) and 2 autonomous cities* (ciudades autonomas, singular - ciudad autonoma).  
 
Spain is divided into 17 autonomous communities (comunidades autonomas, singular - comunidad autonoma) and 2 autonomous cities* (ciudades autonomas, singular - ciudad autonoma).  
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Note: The autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla plus three small islands of Islas Chafarinas, Penon de Alhucemas, and Penon de Velez de la Gomera, administered directly by the Spanish central government, are all along the coast of Morocco and are collectively referred to as Places of Sovereignty (Plazas de Soberania).  
 
Note: The autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla plus three small islands of Islas Chafarinas, Penon de Alhucemas, and Penon de Velez de la Gomera, administered directly by the Spanish central government, are all along the coast of Morocco and are collectively referred to as Places of Sovereignty (Plazas de Soberania).  
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=== Research Tools  ===
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*[[Spanish Letter Writing Guide|Letter Writing Guide]]
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*[[Spanish Genealogical Word List]]
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*[[Geneanet]]
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*[[Queen Anne's War 1702 to 1713|Queen Anne's War]]
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*[http://hispanicgenealogy.blogspot.com Hispanic Genealogy Blog]
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*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/europe/spain/index.html Spain Genealogy Links]
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*[http://genealogy.about.com/od/spain/ Spanish Genealogy &amp; Family History]
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*[http://www.genealogyspot.com/country/spain.htm GenealogySpot: Spain]
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*[http://genforum.genealogy.com/spain/ Spanish Genealogy Forum]
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*[http://script.byu.edu/spanish/en/welcome.aspx Spanish Script Tutorial]
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*[http://members.aol.com/balboanet/spain/ Spain]
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*[http://www3.dcs.hull.ac.uk/genealogy/royal/#Iberia Directory of Royal Genealogical Data]
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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Europe/Spain.pdf BYU Research Outline for Spain]
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=== Websites ===
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*[[Spain Websites|Websites]]
  
 
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[[Spain,_Cadiz_Notary_Public_Wills_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|Spain, Cadiz Notary Public Wills (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
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*[[Spain Getting Started|Getting Started]]
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*[[Spain Gathering Information|Gathering Information]]
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*[[Spain Locating Place of Origin|Locating Place of Origin]]
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*[[Spain Finding Records|Finding Records]]
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*[[Spain Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Spain Biography|Biographies]]
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*[[Spain Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
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*[[Spain Census|Census]]
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*[[Spain Church Directories|Church Directories]]
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*[[Spain Church History|Church History]]
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*[[Spain Catholic Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Spain Civil Registration - Vital Records|Civil Registration]]
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*[[Spain Court Records|Court Records]]
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*[[Spain Directories|Directories]]
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*[[Spain Dwellings|Dwellings]]
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*[[Spain Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
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*[[Spain Ethnic Groups|Ethnic Groups]]
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*[[Spain Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
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*[[Spain Genealogy|Genealogy]]
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*[[Spain Heraldry|Heraldry]]
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*[[Spain Historical Geography|Historical Geography]]
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*[[Spain History|History]]
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*[[Spain Jewish Records|Jewish Records]]
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*[[Spain Land and Property|Land and Property]]
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*[[Spain Language and Languages|Language and Languages]]
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*[[Spain Maps|Maps]]
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*[[Spain Military Records|Military Records]]
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*[[Spain Names, Personal|Names Personal]]
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*[[Spain Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]
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*[[Spain Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Spain Nobility|Nobility]]
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*[[Spain Notarial Records|Notarial Records]]
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*[[Spain Obituaries|Obituaries]]
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*[[Spain Occupations|Occupations]]
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*[[Spain Periodicals|Periodicals]]
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*[[Spain Place Names|Place Names]]
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*[[Spain Population|Population]]
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*[[Spain Probate Records|Probate Records]]
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*[[Spain Schools|Schools]]
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*[[Spain Societies|Societies]]
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*[[Spain Timeline|Timeline]]
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Revision as of 05:08, 6 October 2011

Si usted entiende español

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

Getting Started with Spain Research

Welcome to the Spain page! FamilySearch Wiki is a community website dedicated to helping people throughout the world learn how to find their ancestors. Through the Spain page you can learn how to find, use, and analyze records of genealogical value. The content is variously targeted to beginners, intermediate, and expert researchers. Please visit the help page to learn more about using the site. The Spain page is a work in progress, your contributions and feedback are essential!

Jurisdictions

Spain is divided into 17 autonomous communities (comunidades autonomas, singular - comunidad autonoma) and 2 autonomous cities* (ciudades autonomas, singular - ciudad autonoma).

  • Andalucia
  • Aragon
  • Asturias
  • Baleares (Balearic Islands)
  • Ceuta*
  • Canarias (Canary Islands)
  • Cantabria
  • Castilla-La Mancha
  • Castilla y Leon
  • Cataluna (Catalonia)
  • Comunidad Valenciana (Valencian Community)
  • Extremadura
  • Galicia
  • La Rioja
  • Madrid
  • Melilla*
  • Murcia
  • Navarra
  • Pais Vasco (Basque Country)

Note: The autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla plus three small islands of Islas Chafarinas, Penon de Alhucemas, and Penon de Velez de la Gomera, administered directly by the Spanish central government, are all along the coast of Morocco and are collectively referred to as Places of Sovereignty (Plazas de Soberania).

Research Tools

Featured Content

(Your text or images here)

Things You Can Do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:

Websites

FamilySearch Historical Records

An online collection containing this record is located in FamilySearch,org.

A wiki article describing this collection is found at:

Spain, Cadiz Notary Public Wills (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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