Church Records

Up until 1859 the Roman Catholic Church had been almost the sole entity for record keeping in Mexico. The church’s records go back for centuries. Here you can find all the Church records that are available online at But due to privacy laws almost all of them are prior to 1930.

Searchable Databases:

Browsable image Collections By State:

Website To Help Find Marriage Dispensations:

  • Guadalajara Dispensas – The Diocese of Guadalajara used to serve a very great expense of Mexican Territory and even covered preset day Texas.