Hispanic Genealogy Sources

 
   Sources In America, The USA

Ethnic Studies
American Society for Ethnohistory
Duke University Press
6697 College Station
Durham, N.C. 27708
Pub: Enthnohistory

Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies
Center for Immigration Research
18 South Seventh Street
Philadelphia, Pa. 19106
Pub: New Dimensions

Institute of Texan Cultures
Hemisfair Plaza
P.O. Box 1226
San Antonio, Texas 78294
Tel: (512)226-7651
Organizations
Apache Genealogy Society
Sierra Vista Public Library
Maria Bishop Room
P. O. Box 1084
Sierra Vista, Arizona 85636-1084
Pub: The Genealogist
Canary Islands Descendants of San Antonio
305 West Kings Highway
San Antonio, Texas 78212
Centro de Estudios Chicanos Research Center
San Diego State University
San Diego, Calif. 92182
Tel: (714) 286-5145

Chicano Reference Library
590s The Nitery
Stanford University
Stanford, Calif. 94305
Tel: (415) 497-2798

Circulo Guinerode Los Angeles
434 South Alvarado Street
Los Angeles, Calif. 90057
Tel: (213) 483-9126
Cuban Research

Cuban Genealogical Society
2552 Tamara Drive
P.O. Box 2650
Salt Lake City, Utah 84110-2650
Tel: (801) 968-7312
Pub: Revista

DeColores, Inc.
2633 Granite N.W.
Albuquerque, N.M. 87104
Pub: Hispanic Agenda

Duke University Press
6697 College Station
Durham, N.C. 27708
Pub: Hispanic American Historical Review

Founders and Friends of Santa Clara County
1053 South White Road
San Jose, Calif 95127
Tel: (408) 926-1165
Pub: Los Fundadores

Genealogical Society of Hispanic America
P.O. Box 2472
Sante Fe Springs, Calif. 90670-0472
Pub: Nuestras Raices Journal and Newsletter
Hispanic Family History Research
4522 Indian Hills
Riverside, Calif. 92501
Tel: (714) 682-5072
Goerge R. Ryskamp
by Appointment

Hispanic Genealogical Society of Houston
P.O. Box 231271
Houston, Texas  77223-1271
att: Jose Guerra

Hispanic Genealogical Society of New York
Murray Hill Station, POB #818
New York City, N.Y. 10156-0602
Pub: Nuestra Herencia  Membership: $20 per year

Hispanic History and Ancestry Research
9511 Rockpoint Drive
Huntington Beach, Calif. 92646

Hispanic Institute in the United States
Casa Hispanica
612 West 116th Street
Columbia University
New York, N.Y. 10027
Tel: (212) 854-4187 or 8292
Pub: Revista Hispanica Moderna

Hispanic Society of America
613 West 155th Street
New York, N.Y. 10032
La Casa de la Herencia Cultural Puertorriqueña
1230 Fifth Avenue, Suite 458
New York City, N.Y.  10029
Tel: (212) 722-2600/2610

Los Bexarenos Genealogical Society
P. O. Box 1935
San Antonio, Texas  78297
Tel: (210) 822-1526
Pub: Los Bexarenos Genealogical Register

Los Californianos, Hispanic Ancestors of Alta California
4530 LaCrosse Avenue
San Diego, Calif. 92117
Tel: (619) 273-2260
Pub: Antepasados; California Hispanica

Los Descendientes del Presidio de Tucson
P.O. Box  50871
Tucson, Az. 85703

Mexican-American Cultural Heritage Center
2940 Singleton Blvd.
Dallas, Texas 75212

Museo del Barrio
1230 Fifth Avenue
New York, N.Y. 10029
Open Mon. thru Sat.

Museum of New Mexico
The Palace of the Governors
113 Lincoln Avenue, POB 2087
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504
Tel: (505) 827-6423/6450/6451
Pub: El Palacio

Revolutionary Mexican Historical Society
Sunset Ridge Road
Ozawkie, KS  66070
Tel: (913) 945-3800

Saint Augustine Historical Society
271 Charlotte Street
Saint Augustine, Florida 32084
Tel: (904) 824-2872
Pub: East Florida Gazette, El  Escribano

Santa Barbara Historical Museum
136 East de la Guerra Street
POB 578
Santa Barbara, Calif. 93101
Tel: (805) 966-1601
Pub: Noticias, Santa Barbara Historical Museum Newsletter

Society of Descendants of Colonial Hispanics
Brooks Enterprises
1718 West Robinson St., 1A
Normon, OK.  73069-7311

Society of Hispanic Historical and Ancestral Research (SHHAR)
Post Office Box 490
Midway City, Ca.  92655-0490
Pub: Somos Primos
E-mail : ShharPres@aol.com (President) shaar@aol.com (correspondence)

Southmost College
A. L. Oliviera Memorial Library
Hunter Room
83 Fort Brown
Brownsville, Texas 78520
Tel: (512) 544-8221

Spanish American Genealogical Association
POB 794
Corpus Christi, Texas 78403-0794
E-Mail:  SagaCorpus@aol.com

Spanish History Museum
2215 Lead, S.E. , 
Albuquerque, N.M. 87106
Tel (505) 268-9981
Pub: Heraldic research reports

TCI Genealogical Resources
POB 11251
San Bernardino, Calif 92423-1251
Tel: (909) 864-7869
Pub: Caribbean Historical and Genealogical Journal 
The University of Texas-Pan American Library
1201 West University Drive
Edinburg, Texas 78539-2999
Tel (210) 381-2726
open Mon thru Sat.

International

 
   Portugal

District Archives are located in the following administrative districts
which are named for the chief towns of the district:
Aveiro Beja Braganca Castelo Branco Coimbra Evora
Faro Guarda Leiria Lisboa Portalegre Porto
Santarem Setubal Viana do Castelo Vila Real Viseu  
Azores: Angra do Heroismo, Horta, Ponta Delgada.
Madeira: Funchal.
The National Archives:

Arquivo Nacional da Torre do Tombo
Largo de S. Bento, 1200 Lisbon.

There are other archives in Lisbon:

Conservatorias do Registro Civil (Civil Archives)
Conservatorias do Registro Predial (Property Archives)
Centro de Identificacao Civil e Criminal (National Indentification Archives)

For those of Noble descent:

Instituto Portugues de Heraldica
Avenida da Republica 20, 1000 Lisbon

Passports are contained in the district archives.  Wills are contained in 
the Cartorios Notarais (notarial registry) and are transferred to the district
archives every thirty years.  Inquisition records are in the national archives.
MADEIRA
Arquivo Regional da Madeira
Palacio de S. Pedro
9000 Funchal, Madeira.

Azores
Arquivo Regional da Acores
Palacio Betancourt, Rua Conseilheiro
Angra do Heroismo, Azores


   El Reino de España  (The Kingdom of Spain)

Spain is divided into 50 provinces.  In most cases however, references
will be to the original 15 kingdoms which made up present day Spain.
The list of Kingdoms and the provinces presently attached to them
should prove helpful:

Andalusia:   Almeria, Cadiz, Cordoba, Granada, Huelva, Jaen, Malaga, Sevilla.
Aragon:      Huesca, Teruel, Zaragoza.
Asturias:    Oviedo
Baleares:    Baleares
Canarias:    Las Palmas, Tenerife.
Castile:     Avila, Burgos, Logroño, Santander, Segovia, Soria.
Castile(new): Ciudad Real, Cuenca, Guadalajara, Madrid, Toledo.
Catalonia:    Barcelona, Gerona, Lerida, Tarragona.
Extremadura:  Badajoz, Caceres.
Galicia:      La Coruña, Lugo, Orense, Pontevedra.
Leon:         Leon, Palencia, Salamanca, Valladolid, Zamora
Murcia:       Albacete, Murcia.
Navarra:      Navarra.
Valencia:     Alicante, Castellon, Valencia.
Vascongadas:  Alava, Guipuzcoa, Vizcaya.

The Archives
Archivo Historico Nacional
Serrano 115, Madrid, España
Archivo del Reino de Valencia
Alameda 22, Valencia, España
Archivo de La Real Chancilleria
Valladolid, España
Archiva General De Las Indias
Avenida de La Constitucion
Seville, España
Archiva General de Navarra
Pamplona,
Navarre, España
Archivo del Reino de Mallorca
Ramon Llull #3, Palma de Mallorca
Mallorca, Expaña
Archivo General de Simancas
Valladolid, España
Archivo General Militar de Segovia
Segovia, España
Archivo de La Real Chancilleria
Plaza Suarez, #17
Granada, España
Archivo de La Corona de Aragon
Zaragoza, Expaña
Archivo Regional de Galicia
San Carlos, La Coruña
Galicia, España
Archivo General Del Ministerio de
Asuntos Exteriores
Madrid, España

                
Organizations

Asociacion de Diplomados en Genealogia, 
Heraldica y Nobiliaria
Alcala, 20-2a Oficina 7-B
Edificio Teatro "Alcazar"
28014 Madrid, España

Asociacion de Hidalgos a Fuero de España
Aniceto Marinas, 114
28008 Madrid, España
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