These are the Genealogy Resources for Chiapas that have been able to find. I hope that they can be of help to you in your genealogy research.
You can expect to find records going all the way back up until 1557. I know this since that is what I have been able to find through research.
Catholic Church Records
- Chiapas, Catholic Church Records, 1557-1978 – (Browse Only)
- Mexico, Baptisms, 1560-1950 – (Search Only) Note: Not everything has been indexed.
- Mexico, Deaths, 1680-1940 – (Search Only) Note: Not everything has been indexed.
- Mexico, Marriages, 1570-1950 – (Search Only) Note: Not everything has been indexed.
Civil Registration Records
- Chiapas, Civil Registration, 1861-1990 – (Browse Only)
Facebook Pages or Groups
- Chiapas State Genealogy Group – This is our official Facebook group for Chiapas. Join today to network with other people researching ancestors in this state.
- Centro Inah Chiapas – Gret cultural resource for Chiapas.
- Genealogía Jose Maria Mena Sanchez – Facebook page of researcher for Chiapas.
History of Chiapas
- Chiapas – Wikipidia.com’s page about Chiapas
- History of Chiapas – Hisotry.com page on Chiapas History.
Information about Municipios of Chiapas
- 51 Municipios – Page that contains a map of Chiapas and all of its municipios.
- Municipalities of Chiapas – Wikipedia containing all the municipios for Chiapas
Chiapas Genealogy Forums
- Gen Forum – Forum about Chiapas, you can respond or inquire by just registering.
- Chiapas Ancestry Forums – Forum about Chiapas hosted by Ancestry.com
Chiapas State and Church Archives
- Portal de los Archivos Historicos de Chiapas – Portal to the archives of Chiapas.
Websites Focusing on Nuevo Leon Genealogy Research
- Did not find any.
I am fully aware that there are more Genealogy Resources for Chiapas out there but this is a start. As I come across more Genealogy Resources for Chiapas I will be posting them on this page. Also if your favorite resource is not mentioned here please send me an email I would love to include it.
Thanks for this information Moises. My great-grandmother was born in Chiapas.
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Have a wonderful weekend!