Cuilapa, Santa Rosa, Guatemala Genealogy

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Guide to Municipality of Cuilapa ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, church records, parish registers, and civil registration.

History[edit | edit source]

  • As a consequence of the independence of Central America in 1821, Cuajiniquilapa was seen as one of the original municipalities of the State in the department of Guatemala / Escuintla.
  • In 1852, Cuilapa joined the district of Santa Rosa in the department of Mita.
  • In 1913 the town completely destroyed a violent earthquake that forced the head of the department of Santa Rosa to temporarily move to Barberena.
  • The municipality of Cuilapa has a population of approximately 31,000 people[1]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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Parish Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Cementerio general de Cuilapa

Localities[edit | edit source]

  • Barillas
  • El Molino
  • El Pinito
  • Joya De Limon
  • Los Esclavos
  • Los Matochos
  • Los Pinos
  • Plan Del Amate
  • Purificación De Los Esclavos
  • San José
  • San Juan De Arana

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Cuilapa," In Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuilapa. Visited 19 September 2017.