Flores, Petén, Guatemala Genealogy

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

History[edit | edit source]

  • From 1524 the Spaniards tried to conquer the Itza, who successfully resisted any attempt at Spanish conquest. In 1622 a military expedition left Yucatan that became a disaster in which the Spaniards were massacred by the Itza.
  • On September 12, 1839, the State of Guatemala was reorganized into seven departments and two independent districts.
  • The municipality of Flores has a population of approximately 145,000 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 Municipal de Santa Elena.
  • Cementerio Paxcamán
  • Cementerio de la Aldea El Remate
  • Cementerio El Caoba
  • Cementerio Macanché
  • Cementerio El Naranjo
  • Cementerio Las Viñas
  • Cementerio El Zapote
  • Cementerio caseríos Ixlú
  • Cementerio caserío Monte Rico
  • Cementerio caserío La Máquina

Localities[edit | edit source]

  • El Remate
  • San Miguel
  • Tres Naciones
  • Uaxactún

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Flores," In Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flores_(Petén). Visited 23 August 2017.