The Cuban Genealogy Club of Miami, Florida

Welcome to the CGC / Bienvenidos al CGC

The Cuban Genealogy Club of Miami, Florida, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that was founded in February of 2001.  The club is the result of a shared desire for family historians, with a particular interest in Cuba, to convene regularly in order to further their knowledge and share information.  We strive for the preservation of our shared memories and experiences.  The Cuban Genealogy Club of Miami Florida, Inc. seeks to foster an interest in the preservation of records and testimonies that document Cuban family history. 

We invite you to peruse our website, consider joining our club, and attend one of our quarterly meetings.
 
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El Club de Genealogía Cubana de Miami, Florida, Inc. es una organización sin fines de lucro que fue fundada en Febrero de 2001. El club es el resultado de un deseo compartido por aquellos interesados en la genealogía, principalmente de Cuba. Periódicamente se convocan reuniones a fin de ampliar conocimientos y compartir información. Nuestra misión es fomentar la conservación de la mayor cantidad posible de documentos y testimonios sobre la historia  de Cuba.

Le invitamos a examinar nuestro sitio Web, considere unirse a nuestro club, y asistir a una de nuestras reuniones trimestrales.
 

Special Announcement

FIU Special Collections announces the online Enrique Hurtado de Mendoza Collection of Cuban Genealogy available at the Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC). http://dloc.com/iFiuHurtado
 
A culmination of three years of research and processing, thousands of unpublished family genealogies and manuscripts are now available online for genealogical research. The digital collection provides a Directory by Family Name and is also searchable by subject.
The Enrique Hurtado de Mendoza Collection was acquired by FIU Libraries Special Collections in 2012 and includes rare 17th and 18th century books, handwritten and typed letters, long out-of-print publications and periodicals, photos and other primary documents relating to Cuba and Cuban genealogy, collected over four decades by Felix Enrique Hurtado de Mendoza. Access to the collection is also available in the Green Library at Florida International University Special Collection and University Archives.
 
FIU Special Collections and University Archives would like to thank volunteers, Lourdes del Pino and Mariela Fernandez from the Cuban Genealogy Club who helped organize and digitize the Enrique Hurtado de Mendoza Collection.
 
 

St. Augustine Church Records - NEW!

New collection posted  - Ecclesiastical & Secular Sources for Slave Societies Wesbite by Vanderbilt University -   http://www.vanderbilt.edu/esss/
 
"This collection contains the ecclesiastical documents of the Archives of the Diocese of St. Augustine from the late sixteenth to the late nineteenth centuries (1594-1882)."
 
Transcriptions and Volume Descriptions - http://www.vanderbilt.edu/esss/spanishflorida/transcriptions.php
 
 

Reminiscing / Recordando el Pasado


 
Each month we will feature a new ad from the 1902 Business Ads Directory.
Cada mes incluimos un nuevo anuncio del Directorio de Anuncios Comerciales de la Isla de Cuba de 1902.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Source: Directory of Business Ads for the Island of Cuba (1902)
Fuente: Directorio de Anuncios Comerciales de la Isla de Cuba (1902)
 

Please Note / Noticia Importante

The Cuban Genealogy Club of Miami, Fl., Inc. website is a Cuban genealogy resource site. We do not offer or perform genealogy research services, however, our meetings are designed for people to exchange findings, questions and information gathered independently. Our site also has a Surname Research page where you can make contact with others researching similar surnames. Please feel free to peruse our databases and attend one of our meetings. Guests are always welcomed! Please check our Calendar to view our meetings and events.

Thank you for your interest in our club and we look forward to seeing you at a future meeting!

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El CGC es un sitio dedicado a los recursos genealógicos.  No ofrecemos servicios de genealogía ni de investigación genealógica, aunque nuestras reuniones estan diseñadas para que los asistentes puedan intercambiar información y hacer preguntas sobre genealogía.  En nuestras páginas puede remitirse a "Surname Research" donde se pueden poner en contacto con otras personas que están investigando apellidos similares.
Les hacemos saber que nuestra Base de Datos está a disposición de todos, asi que utilice la información que allí aparece con entera libertad.  Nuestras reuniones están abiertas a todo el que desee asistir a ellas.  Los visitantes siempre son bienvenidos! Pueden ir a "Calendar" para informarse sobre nuestras reuniones y eventos.  
 
Gracias por su interés en nuestro club y esperamos verle en una de nuestras próximas reuniones!