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Maria Felipa Selbera (Cervera), 1802 Church Death Record, Mier Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following is the 1802 Church Death record of my 6th great grandmother Maria Felipa Selbera (Cervera). She was the widow of My 6th great grandfather Francisco Xavier de la Garza and Jose Vela. As the following document indicates she died of old age at 100 years old. Cut out of original image: See Original Image Transcription of above image: Henero de […]

Maria Gertrudis Vela de La Garza 1789 Death Mier Tamauliaps Mexico

This is the 1789 church death record of my 7th great grandmother Maria Gertrudis Vela de La Garza. She was the daughter of Lazaro Vela and Maria Antonia de la Garza. I have yet to find her grandparents. The following document indicates that she died from a snake byte. Cut out of original image: See Original Image Transcription of above […]

Juan Lopez Vela and Maria Facunda Portales Caballero, 1840 Church Marriage in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico

The following is the image and transcription of the marriage that took place in Inmaculada Concepcion Church in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico back in January 13, 1840 between Juan Lopez Vela and Maria Facunda Portales Caballero. The image does not indicate who their parents are. The image does indicate that the witnesses to the marriage were […]