In this video, Genealogy in a Spanish Sea: the Caribbean (Dominican Republic), Debbie Gurtler will explain the history of the Dominican Republic, existing records that can be found on FamilySearch.org, and other materials that can be used for family history research. This presentation will also demonstrate and discuss family history research resources for Puerto Rico and Cuba in addition to the Dominican Republic. You will learn about online resources as well as archive holdings for these beautiful island nations.
This keynote presentation was part of RootsTech Connect 2021. Find hundreds of free family history classes, keynotes, and more.
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