2013 January

1925 Birth Index of Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1925 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 21 10 A Americo Pena 7 […]

Nicolas de Ayala, 1741 Church Death Record, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon Mexico

The following is the 1741 church death record for my wife’s 7th great grandfather Nicolas de Ayala. The following document also indicates that his wife was Antonia de la Garza. The document also indicates that he left a will which I have yet to find. Also he names his sons Joseph Baptista and Caietano de Ayala as his executors. […]

1910 Civil Registry Death index for Doctor Coss, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the 1910 Civil Registry Death index for Doctor Coss, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. It is listed by alphabetical order. Cut out of Original Image Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962 > Doctor Coss > Defunciones 1882-1910   Transcription of above image: No. de No. de Acta Folio Actas Folio A G 5 Alanis Tomasa 4 f 44 […]

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

On a previous post I wrote about the Starr County records available at the University of Texas Pan American. On this post I will let you know what records are available on microfilm concerning Hidalgo County, Texas.     The Following is what I found on their Catalog: Publication Info. Austin : Texas State Library, 1990. Description […]

1917 Index to Marriages of Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico

1917 Index to Marriages of Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Cut out of original images: Mexico, Tamaulipas, Civil Registration, 1800-2002 >  Mier Transcription of above images: Numero de Actas Yndice 2 Andres Garza Merarda Ramirez 55 Amando Ramirez Silvada Garcia 76 Abelardo Arizpe Jose Tamez 9 Candelario Garcia Casimira Palacios 24 Eusebio Maldonado Felicitas Guerra 51 Eulalio Lozano Leonor […]

Indians, Padres, Settlers, Ranchers, Farmers, and Education – History in A Mural

I grew up in La Grulla, in South Texas. This small quiet town is only a few miles away from the river bordering Mexico and about 60 miles from where I was born and raised. When I was going through Jr. High I used to see the following mural each day for three years, 6th – 8th […]

Location of Convent of San Francisco, Monterrey – An Email from George P. Cervantes

I received the following email from George P. Cervantes and I requested him to let me share it with you since the information and links contained in it are excellent. The previous post George is referring to is Convento de San Francisco 1590 to 1914, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Subject: Location of San Francisco, Monterrey Hi Moises- First, thanks for your […]

Update on Nuevo Leon: Causas Criminales 1600 a 1900 – Book Review by Crispin Rendon

The following is a follow up email to the previous email form Crispin Rendon. A few hours after my book review an upgraded version of the Nuevo Leon crime book arrived by email. Corrected version (v1.1) Without Accents (had been a section with accents) The Logo remains but now as a ghost in the background instead of […]

1924 Birth Index of Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1924 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 1909 – 1924 Transcription of above image: Num Foja Folio Hombres Num Foja Letra Mujeres 2 2 A Alfonso Amaro 18 […]

Nuevo Leon: Causas Criminales 1600 a 1900 – Book Review by Crispin Rendon

Earlier today I received the following email from Crispin Rendon. It is his review of the just released book named, Nuevo Leon: Causas Criminales 1600 to 1900 it literally translates to Nuevo Leon: Criminal cases 1600 to 1900. After you read the email you can read my opinion about the book. Email from Crispin Rendon: This […]