Chinique, Quiché, Guatemala Genealogy

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

History[edit | edit source]

  • After independence from Central America, Chinic - as well known at that time - was originally part of the department of Totonicapán / Huehuetenango.
  • The department of Quiché was created on August 12, 1872, to which Chinique has belonged since then.
  • The municipality of Chinique has a population of approximately 8,000 people. [1]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Parish Records[edit | edit source]

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Census Records[edit | edit source]

  • There are no records for only the municipality of Chinique. See the records of neighboring municipalities.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Cementerio Municipal, Chinique
  • Cementerio Buena Vista I
  • Cementerio La Puerta
  • Cementerio Agua Tibia I
  • Cementerio Las Vigas
  • Cementerio El Tizatal

Localities[edit | edit source]

  • Agua Tibia I
  • Agua Tibia II
  • Choaxan
  • Cordoncillo
  • La Puerta
  • Las Vigas
  • Tapesquillo I
  • Ximbaxuc I

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Chinique," In Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, Visited 31 August 2017.