2013 January

Where to Locate Baptism, Marriage, and Death Church Records for Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico

As I have hinted to you in the past one of my favorite resources for my Genealogy research has been the University of Texas Pan American in Edinburg, Texas. It’s collection of books concerning South Texas and Northeastern Mexico is superb and in my opinion unrivaled. What is not known to many people is that the University […]

Maria Gertrudis Blassa Cuellar, 1776 Baptism in Revilla (Guerrero), Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following is transcript to the 1776 Baptism of my 4th great grandmother Maria Gertrudis Blassa Cuellar. I had only found her in other records with the name of Maria Gertrudis but the following record indicates that her full name was Maria Gertrudis Blassa Cuellar. Her parents are listed as Joseph Cuellar and Ana Maria Gutierrez and her God parents are Miguel de […]

Families of Salinas Victoria, Nuevo Leon, Mexico Volume One – Email From Crispin Rendon

Earlier today I received the following email from Crispin Rendon announcing the release of his new book about the Families of Salinas Victoria Volume One covering the Marriages from 1755 to 1769. I highly encourage everyone to download the book and also read the first pages to get an idea of the scope of  Crispin’s new project. This is […]

1926 Birth Index of Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1926 Birth Index of Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico in lists by male and female and in alphabetical order. Cut out of original Image:  FamilySearch > Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962 > Los Aldamas > Nacimientos 1925 – 1930 Transcription of above image: Num Foja Letra Hombres Num Foja Letra Mujeres 24 11 A Adan Garza 55 […]

Nicolas de Marroquin and Francisca Rodriguez, 1707 Marriage in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is transcription to the 1707 marriage of my 7th great grandparents, Nicolas de Marroquin and Francisca Rodriguez. Unfortunately this record does not indicate whom their parents may be and i have yet to find out. See Original Transcript of above image: Nicolas de Marroquin con Franca. Rodrigues Espanoles En nuebe de henero del ano de setecientos y Siete casso y […]

Diego de Montemayor Sus Decendientes – Diego de Montemayor and His Decendants

This book, I am sure is of great interest to many people whom have traced their ancestry all the way back to Diego de Montemayor. I highly recommend that if you have traced your ancestors to Northern Mexico or South Texas make sure and look for them in this book. With this book I was able to link several […]

Miguel Martinez and Clara Trevino, 1707 Marriage, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

The following is transcript to the 1707 Marriage record for my 7th great grandparents Miguel Martinez and Clara Trevino, they married in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This document does not indicate whom their parents are but from other sources I have come to know that the parents of Miguel were Joseph Ygnasio Martinez and Ynes de La Garza. Clara’s parents were […]

1918 Index to Marriages of Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico

1918 Index to Marriages of Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. In alphabetical order by groom’s name. You can find the index image in the following colelction: FamilySearch, Mexico, Tamaulipas, Civil Registration, 1800-2002 > Mier Transcription index images: No. de Actas Hombres Mujeres 8 Antonio Ramirez Cayetana Jaso 33 Adolfo Molina Herlinda Gonzalez 37 Arnulfo Ramirez Toribia Ramos 44 Andres […]

Bartholome de Cuellar and Maria Gregoria Martinez, 1732 Marriage, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

The following image is that of the 1732 marriage of my 6th great grandparents Bartholome de Cuellar and Maria Gregoria Martinez. Please note the underlined text, I used the two marriages above theirs to reconstruct the possible text and the name Bartholome we know to be correct due to their dispensation dated January 30, 1732. I’ll be posting it once I […]

Cameron County Records on Microfilm at The University of Texas Pan American

The following are all the records that are microfilmed and available at the University of Texas Pan American in regards to Cameron County Texas. You can see the entry at the UTPA Library Catalog. I just wished that the Starr County and Hidalgo County Records would have been microfilmed as Cameron’s Records since they are […]