2011 December

Civil Marriage of Eulalio Garza Lopez and Dominga Marroquin Gonzalez at Rancho Viejo, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Yesterday I was once again going through the Tamaulipas Civil Registration at FamilySearch when I noticed that Miguel Aleman was listed. I thought to myself what can possibly be there since most records are up to the 1930’s and Miguel Aleman was not made into a municipality until the 1950’s. We I’ll admit I was surprised that I […]

Using Google Books In Your Genealogy Research

For those of you that already use Google Books let me know how you are using it and for those of you that have not used it or do not know what it is keep on reading. What is Google books? Ill put it very simple it is an online library/book store. You can browse millions of […]

1926 Marriages for Congregacion Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Here is the 1926 marriage index of Congregacion Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Cut Out of Index Image: Mexico, Tamaulipas, Civil Registration, 1800-2002 > Arcabuz > Nacimientos, matrimonios, defunciones 1925-1930 Transcription of Above Image: C  O  N  G  R  E  G  A  C  I  O  N             A  R  C  A  B  U  Z  .                                     –  1  9  […]

Ancestry App for Android – How I am Using It

By now I am pretty sure that almost if not all of you have heard about the Ancestry App for android is out. If I am not mistaken it was released on December 21st. I had previously played with it on a friends Ipad but had heard that it was limited to only 10,000 names, if true […]

Ygnacio (El Tio Nacho) Marroquin Gonzalez – 1927 Arcabuz Civil Registration Birth Record

This is the 1927 Civil Registration of Ygnacio Marroquin Gonzalez and for those that knew and loved him El Tio Nacho. Ygnacio was my grandmother’s, Dominga Marroquin, brother. As a young child I remember always going with my father to visit his uncle Tio Nacho at his ranch. He would always come out and greet us with […]

1925 Marriages for Congregacion Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico

I just finished the birth indexes from 1925 to 1930 of Congregacion Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico. I thought that I was going to start the Deaths first but I will do the marriages instead. It is important to note the skipped numbers below, since those missing are Marriage Applications, they were not mentioned in the index since most of […]

1930 Birth Index of Congregacion Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico

This is the final birth index of the five years listed on the Tamaulipas Civil Registry at FamilySearch for Congregacion Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico. I will next, when I get a chance, do the index of the deaths in this town from 1925 to 1930. There are also five years of marriages. Plenty to keep me busy! […]

1929 Birth Index of Congregacion Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico

There was no index image for this year so I had to go page by page writing the names to create my own index for this year. It was worth the trouble. Enjoy. Index of 1929 Births of El Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico: No. 1     Mateo Lopez no. 2      Pedro Gonzalez no. 3      Anastacio Reyna no. […]

1928 Birth Index of Congregacion Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Here is the Birth index of Congregacion Arcabuz for the year of 1928. Cut out of original images: Transcription of Above Image: 1928 Congregacion Arcabuz Birth Index No. 3               Aurora Gonzalez No. 15             Adela Pena No. 24             Adolio Garcia No. 36             Adamiana Ramirez No. 38             Agustin Ayala No. 44             Adan Garcia No. 55             Alfredo Trevino […]

The History of El Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following is an article containing the history of El Arcbauz Mexico. I want to thank Jose Garza for sharing it with me and allowing me to post it here. It is an article from a Newspaper but unfortunately I can’t cite the source since it was not provided. It was probably written between 1950 […]