Mejillones, Antofagasta, Chile Genealogy

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

History[edit | edit source]

  • Mejillones was founded on December 24, 1862 by the Bolivian government, although Bolivian sovereignty was not secure until the agreement of 1866, when Chile withdrew its claim to the land.
  • When Chile won the Pacific War, the current Region of Antofagasta was annexed.
  • The community of Mejillones has an approximate population of 10,000.[1]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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Parish Records[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Municipal Cemetery of Mejillones

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia Collaborators, "Mejillones," In Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia, Visited 14 November 2017.