Bexar Archives Online 1717 – 1805

Bexar Archives Online 1717 – 1805

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); A great genealogical and historical resource that we have at our disposal is the Bexar Archives located at The University of Texas at Austin in their Briscoe Center for American History. This collection contains documents from 1717 to 1805. These archives are the official Spanish documents that preserve the political, military, economic, and social life…

Can’t Find Your Ancestors in Mier after 1925? Find out Why.

In 1925 a second Civil Registration was opened for the municipality of Mier. The southern half of the municipality now had their births, marriages and deaths recorded in Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Arcabuz, belonged to Mier all the way up to 1953. Now days it is located in the present day Municipality of Miguel Aleman and has belonged to it since…
Families of China, Nuevo Leon, Mexico Volume Three

Families of China, Nuevo Leon, Mexico Volume Three

Crispin Rendon has released his third volume on the Families of China Nuevo Leo, Have you gotten your copy? Crispin has made this eBook free and I highly recommend that you get your own copy for your digital library before it is gone. These eBooks are an essential resource to anyone researching Nuevo Leon, specially the families of China Nuevo…
1672 Baptism of Josefa Gonzalez in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1672 Baptism of Josefa Gonzalez in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the March 2, 1672 baptism of my 8th great grandmother in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon,Mexico. This record indicates that her parents are Andres Gonzalez and Juana Ochoa. She grows up to marry Pedro Botello Morales whom parents are Francisco Botello Morales and Juana de la Garza. Cut out of Original Image: View Original Image at FamilySearch.org Transcription of baptism…
1694 Church Death Record of Bernabe Villarreal in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1694 Church Death Record of Bernabe Villarreal in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the 1694 death record of my wife’s 8th great grandfather of in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This document indicates that he was a captain and that he was married to Ysabel Garza. She is descendant of his through their son Joseph Villarreal. From other records and sources we know that the parents of Bernabe Villarreal are Diego Villarreal…
Are You Going?

Are You Going?

I am getting all excited, that time of the year is upon us. On October the 6th the 37th Annual Texas State Hispanic Genealogical and Historical Conference will get started. God willing this will be my third conference and this year the Spanish American Genealogical Society is sponsoring the conference in their home town of Corpus Christy, Texas. If you…