Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina Genealogy
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Guide to Department of Luján de Cuyo ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, church records, parish registers, and civil registration.
History[edit | edit source]
- The good disposition and meekness of the Indians made it possible for the encomenderos (person who takes orders from another) to take hold, but some Spaniards moved the Indians to Chile, consequently affecting the Indian workforce, which motivated authorizing the introduction of slaves.
- The department of Luján de Cuyo was created on May 11, 1855 with the name of "Villa de Luján".
- Its municipality was created in 1872.
- It was decided to elevate Villa de Luján to the category of "City" in October 1949. In 1964, this and the department were renamed "Luján de Cuyo".
- The department of Luján de Cuyo has a population of approximately 120,000 people. 
Parish Records[edit | edit source]
- Iglesia Católica (Luján, Mendoza) Registros parroquiales, 1843-1937 - Click on the link to see the records’ availability.
Census Records[edit | edit source]
- Primer Censo Nacional, 1869 : Luján (Departamento), Mendoza - Click on the link to see the records’ availability.
- 2º Censo Nacional, 1895 : Luján (Departamento), Mendoza - Click on the link to see the records’ availability.
Cemeteries[edit | edit source]
- Cementerio Parque Municipal Lujan De Cuyo
Dirección: Anchorena, 5507 Luján de Cuyo
- Cementerio Islamico de Mendoza
Dirección: Terrada 2210, 5507 Luján de Cuyo
- Deleg Cementerio
Dirección: De Constanzo L., Luján de Cuyo
- Parque Jardín Mendoza
Dirección: San Martín 1107, 5507 Luján de Cuyo
Districts[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Wikipedia Collaborators, "Departamento Luján de Cuyo," In Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Departamento_Luj%C3%A1n_de_Cuyo. Visited December 3, 2017.