1765 Church Death Record of Martin Lopes, Cerralvo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the 1765 Church Death Record in Cerralvo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico of my 7th great grandfather Martin Lopez. He was married to Maria Gertrudis Salinas. I have yet to find the parents of them both. Cut out of Original Image: See Original Image Transcription of above image: dia seis de Nove. de mil setes. […]

1899 Civil Registration birth of Jose Benito Gonzalez Guerra, Guardado de Arriba, Tamaulipas, Mexico

For years I had been searching for the parents of my 2nd great grandparents Andres Gonzalez and Nicolasa Guerra without much luck. That was until I found the following document for their son Jose Benito Gonzalez (great grand uncle). It is his 1899 Civil Registration Birth Record in Ciudad Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. It lists his […]

Felipe Salinas, His Marriages and Children

1st Generation Felipe Salinas (my wife’s maternal great-great-great-grandfather)died on an unknown date.  He married 1st Maria Paula Flores (my wife’s maternal great-great-great-grandmother), daughter of Jose Urbano Flores Salinas and Maria Teresa Garcia, on Jun. 23, 1833 in Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe, Reynosa, Tam., Mexico.  He married 2nd Brigida Flores, daughter of Jose Maria Flores and Maria De […]

Ramon and Ponciano Salinas Flores Land Purchase of Porcion 39

The following is a 1910 translation of a property deed made in Camargo, Tamaulipas, Mexico on October 9, 1888. Where my wife’s great-great-grandfather Ramon Salinas Flores and his brother Ponciano Salinas Flores bought 106 Varas by 25,000 Varas from several of their relatives. The land was originally part of portion 39 Land Grant that was owned by their […]