The Historic Archive of the State of Zacatecas is declared cultural heritage

Today I came across a news article from  the General Archives of the Nation of Mexico.   I was very happy to hear that the Historic Archives of the State of Zacatecas was declared cultural heritage of the state.  This designation helps them to obtain more resources and improve the care of their collection.

To read the full article click below.

Link to the original article in Spanish:  Click Here

Link to the translated to English version:  Click Here

Zacatecas GenWeb Project Updates


I am constantly searching and keeping my eye out for new and useful Mexican genealogical resources that would benefit you, the readers, and the following are my project updates.

Today’s Updates:

I have added the following to the Research Guide page:

  1. Museo de Guadalupe
  2. Museo Zacatecano
  3. Museo Toma de Zacatecas
  4. Museo Arqueologico de sitio “Alta Vista” (Chalchihuites, Zac)


I have also added the Facebook Pages for a few government and other organizations:

  1. Grupo De Genelogia Del Valle de Mexico
  2. SAMA Zacatecas – Secretareria Del Agua Y Medio Ambiente
  3. Museo de Guadelupe


If you know of any organization that might be useful to those who are researching their family tree in Zacatecas, Mexico; please contact us with the information and will will gladly add it to our Records and Data page or our Research Guide page.

Thank you!

Zacatecas GenWeb Project is Here!

Welcome to the

Zacatecas GenWeb Project!

Thank you for visiting the Zacatecas GenWeb Project website. We hope that you find the information we have put here useful and helpful to your Mexican genealogical research.

What this website includes

Please feel free to wander around the site.  We have our Records & Data page with useful information which includs links to records and databases.  For those organizations that don’t have a web presence, we have included their contact information listed also.

We also have a Queries page with contact information for mailing list and message boards so that you can communicate with others who are also researching their Mexican heritage.

Don’t know where to start with your Mexican genealogical research?  We have a good place to start in our Research Guide.  Please check it out and check out all of the links we have provided.

We hope you enjoy this site and that it is a solid stepping stone in your Mexican genealogical research.  If there is any website, or contact information for any repository, library, museum, or other historical/genealogical resource that you would like to include in the Zacatecas GenWeb Project site, please email the State Coordinator your request.

Site last updated February 10, 2018 @ 8:50 am