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…
1679 Church Marriage of Juan de Treviño and Nicolasa Escamilla in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1679 Church Marriage of Juan de Treviño and Nicolasa Escamilla in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the marriage of my 8th great grandparents Juan de Treviño and Nicolasa Escamilla whom got married May 22, 1679 in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Juan is the son of Jospeh de Treviño and Maria Navarro. Nicolasa is the daughter of Francisco Peres de Escamilla and Leonor de Ayala. Cut out of Original Image: View Original Image at FamilySearch.org…
The Founding Families of Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico and Their Descendants

The Founding Families of Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico and Their Descendants

In 1753 nineteen families settled in el Paraje del Cantaro, now ciudad Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. This book is about those nineteen families and their descendants. The idea for this book came about since the very first time I read the book “Mier En La Historia” by Maria Antonio Guerra. Mr. Guerra in his book provides a transcription to a document…
1792 baptism of Jose Pablo Tamez in Santiago, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1792 baptism of Jose Pablo Tamez in Santiago, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the 1792 baptism of my fourth great grandfather Jose Pablo Tamez in Santiago, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This document clearly indicates that his parents were Juan Angel Tamez and Anna Maria Leal. His godparents are listed as Antonio Leal and Guadaluphe Leal. This document indicates that he was eight days old when baptized. Using this information one can determine…
1695 Church Death Record of Pedro de la Garza in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1695 Church Death Record of Pedro de la Garza in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the death record of Pedro de la Graza, my 9th great grandfather. He died in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico back in November 20, 1695. This document does not indicate much genealogical information but through other documents we know that his parents were Pedro de la Garza and Ines Rodriguez. We also know that he was married to Lucia…
1783 Baptism of Maria Barbara Rios in Montemorelos, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1783 Baptism of Maria Barbara Rios in Montemorelos, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the baptism January 20, 1783 baptism of my of 4th great grandmother Maria Barbara Rios in Montemorelos, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This baptism record indicates that she was one month and one day old when she was baptized. Using the birthday calculator of my genealogy software I determined that she was born on Friday December 20, 1782. Maria Barbara…
Female mtDNA Descendants of Maria Ines Rodriguez

Female mtDNA Descendants of Maria Ines Rodriguez

This is the mtDNA descendant report of Maria Ines Rodriguez that was prepared by Crispin Rendon and it contains fourteen generations of her female descendants. Maria Ines Rodriguez is my 10th great grandmother. I am a descendant of hers through three of her daughters. She was born about 1549. She was married to Juan Navarro. Get your own copy Please…
1717 Baptism of Nicolas Antonio Gonzalez in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1717 Baptism of Nicolas Antonio Gonzalez in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the October 23, 1717 baptism of my 6th great grandfather Nicolas Antonio Gonzalez in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This document indicates that he was the son of Diego Gonzalez and Maria Treviño. He grows up to marry Maria Ana Josefa Garcia the daughter of Joaquin Garcia and Maria Isabel Juana Guajardo. Cut out of Original Image: View Original…
Female mtDNA Descendants of Beatriz Ruelas Navarro

Female mtDNA Descendants of Beatriz Ruelas Navarro

This is the mtDNA descendant report of Beatriz Ruelas Navarro that was prepared by Crispin Rendon and it contains eleven generations of her female descendants. Beatriz Ruelas Navarro is my 11th great grandmother through both my paternal and maternal side. She was born about 1580 and died about 1650 probably in Saltillo, Coahuila Mexico. She was married to Santos Rojo.…