Costa Rica Genealogy
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Guide to Costa Rica ancestry, family history and genealogy parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Country Information[edit | edit source]
Getting Started[edit | edit source]
Getting Started with Costa Rica Research
Links to articles on getting started with Costa Rica research.
Costa Rica Research Tools
Links to articles and websites that assist in Costa Rica research.
Costa Rica Clickable Map[edit | edit source]
Genealogy records are kept on the local level in Costa Rica.
Provinces[edit | edit source]
FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.
- Facebook Communities - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
- Historical Records
- Family History Center locator map
Research Tutorials[edit | edit source]
- Search page
- Introduction to Hispanic Research
- U.S. Hispanic Immigration
- U.S. Hispanic Immigrants: Finding their Place of Origin
- Improve your Search Results in FamilySearch Hispanic Records
- Reading Spanish Handwritten Records:
- Lesson 1: The Spanish Alphabet
- Lesson 2: Words and Dates
- Lesson 3: Reading Spanish Records
- Hispanic Online Resources
References[edit | edit source]
- Wikipedia contributors, "Costa Rica," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Costa_Rica, accessed 3 May 2016.
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