Saavedra, Cautín, Chile Genealogy

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

History[edit | edit source]

  • Also called Puerto Saavedra.
  • Originally, it was an area with a significant population of Mapuche communities.
  • In the middle of the 18th century Capuchin missions were installed with the aim of educating and converting the indigenous to the Catholic religion.
  • The city was founded on December 5, 1895.
  • Earthquakes and Tsunami in 1960 almost completely destroyed the commune.
  • The commune Saavedra has a population of approximately 11,400 people[1].

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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Parish Records[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Cementerio Municipal de Saavedra

Localities[edit | edit source]

  • Bajo Imperial
  • Puerto Dominguez

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Saavedra (Chile)," In Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saavedra_(Chile). Visited 9 June 2017