Garza

1818 Baptism of Maria Tomasa de la Garza Cuellar, Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following document and transcription are of the 1818 baptism of my 3rd great grandmother Maria Tomasa de la Garza Cuellar. She was baptized in Mier, Tamaulipas Mexico. The document indicates that Juan Jose de la Garza is her father and that Gertrudis Cuellar is her mother. Her God parents were Jose Carlos de la Garza and Gertrudis Garcia. […]

1834 Church Marriage of Rafael Garza and Maria Ramona Garcia, Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following document is the Church marriage of my 3rd great grandparents Rafael Garza and Maria Ramona Garcia. I had obtained this document months ago but had not taken the time to transcribe it until now. What I found was very interesting. It indicates that they are related by blood and had to get a dispensation in order […]

Horacio Garza Marroquin, Jul 6 1941 – Apr 13 2008

My uncle Horacio Garza Marroquin was born July 6, 1941 the eldest son of Eulalio Garza Lopez and Dominga Marroquin Gonzalez. Today marks the anniversary of his too early death on April 13, 2008. My earliest memory of him is when I was about six years old and I was for some reason walking to […]

Civil Registry Marriage of Martin Garza Garcia and Ruperta Lopez Garza, 1862 Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following is the marriage of my 2nd great grandparentsr Martin Garza Garcia and Maria Ruperta Lopez de la Garza back in March 2, 1862 in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Their marriage license was dated February 8, 1862 and I will be posting that one pretty soon. What is interesting about the following document is that […]

1883 Civil Registry Birth of Eusebio Garza Lopez, Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following is the 1883 Civil Registry Birth Record of my great grandfather Eusebio Garza Lopez. His parents are listed as being Martin Garza and Maria Ruperta Lopez. Cut out of original image: See Original Image Transcription of above image: Acta numero ciento ochenta y siete = 187. En la Ciudad de Mier a la nueve de […]

1891 Civil Registration of Birth of Paula Lopez Garza, Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following document is the 1891 Civil Registration of Paula Lopez my great grandmother, my father’s grandmother. Growing up I used to hear stories about her and my mother would state that she was the grandmother that she never had. She used to say that she had the biggest heart anyone has ever had and […]

1862 Church Marriage of Martin Garza Garcia and Ruperta Lopez Garza, Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico.

The following is the image and transcription of the 1862 Church Marriage of Martin Garza Garcia and Ruperta Lopez Garza (my 2nd great grandparents) in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Martins parents are listed as being Rafael Garza and Maria Ramona Garcia (I have yet to find their parents). Maria’s parents are listed as being Manuel Lopez and Maria Tomasa de […]

1904 Civil Registry Death Record of Maria Tomasa de la Garza Cuellar, Arcabuz, Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following is the 1904 Civil Registry Death record of Tomasa Garza, my 3rd great grandmother, also known as Maria Tomasa de la Garza as per baptism record. She was born in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico back in Feb 07, 1818 and baptized in the same city Feb 25, 1818. She was the daughter of Juan Jose de la Garza […]

1844 Church Marriage of Gil Lopez Rios and Maria del Rosario Garza Garcia, Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico

This is the 1844 Church Marriage of Gil Lopez and Maria del Rosario Garza at La Purisima Concepcion Church in Mier Tamaulipas Mexico. Gil’s parents are Lorenzo Lopez and Barbara Rios. Rosario’s parents are Carlos Garza and Gertudis Cuellar. Thanks to Margarite Jenkins I have the parents of Lorenzo and Barbara. I’ll be writing later about […]

1861 Church Marriage of Trinidad Pena Garza and Antonia Rodriguez Garcia, Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following is the image and transcription to the 1861 Church Marriage of my 3rd great-grandparents Trinidad Pena Garza and Antonia Rodriguez Garcia. Trinidad’s parents are listed as being Trinidad Pena and Sanjuana Garza and Antonia’s parents are Jesus Rodriguez and Guadalupe Garcia. If anyone happens to know who the parents of Jesus and Guadalupe […]