Dorado, Puerto Rico Genealogy

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Guide to Municipality of Dorado family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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History[edit | edit source]

Dorado existed as a barrio during the Spanish Colonial period. after the building of public works, Dorado was established in 1848.

Like most of Puerto Rico, Hurricane Maria in 2017 was badly damaged with landslides and large amounts of rain.

In 2010, the U.S. Census lists the population as 38,165. [1]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

More recent records are protected by privacy laws. However, close relatives can request them for genealogy.

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Census Records[edit | edit source]

Search 1910, 1920, 1930, and 1940 census records for information about your Puerto Rican ancestors who were there during that time period. Click here to go to the Puerto Rico Census Page

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Dorado, Puerto Rico," Wikipedia, The Free Encylopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorado,_Puerto_Rico, accessed 12/23/20.