Mexican Genealogy Web Sites


Finding Your Ancestors in The United States Naturalization Records

Finding Your Ancestors in The United States Naturalization Records

A great resource to finding your ancestors or more information about them are the Untied States Naturalization records. Naturalization is the process that foreign immigrants becomes an American Citizen.

Congress passed the first naturalization law back in 1790 requiring any one to become naturalized in …

The Historical Archives of Monterrey are Now Online

The Historical Archives of Monterrey are Now Online

A wealth of information is now available to researchers and family historians alike. Monterrey being probably the most important city in Northeastern Mexico has digitized their historical archives and placed them online for everyone interested to research and enjoy.

The city of Monterrey has played, …

Indexed Mexican Civil Registration Records Are Here!

Indexed Mexican Civil Registration Records Are Here!

The mother lode and most awaited collection of Mexican Records is online at Ancestry.com. They are the Mexican Civil Registration records dating from 1859 up to the 2000’s in some instances. Up until now we could only browse through them at Familysearch.org. I recently got …

Online Colonial Records for The Province of Nueva Viscaya

Online Colonial Records for The Province of Nueva Viscaya

The province of Nueva Viscaya used to cover the area that is now Chihuahua, Durango, Sonora, Sinaloa, and part of Coahuila, Mexico. Last Thursday I found out about an very important collection that was digitized and is available online free of charge for this region. …

Find Your Mexican Ancestors by Using the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index

Find Your Mexican Ancestors by Using the U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index

Last week ancestry published a great resource that can be the key to finding where your ancestors were/came from in Mexico. This data base is the Social Security Applications and Claims Index covering the years 1936 to 2007. If you know or want to know …

Mexican Newspaper Archives

Mexican Newspaper Archives

I want to thank Timothy V. Jones for sharing this amazing resource at the Mexican Genealogy Facebook community. The following resource is a project by the Hemeroteca Nacionad Digital de Mexico to digitize Mexico’s newspapers. To see what is available for any particular Mexican state …