Nuevo Leon


1742 Baptism of Juana Maria Eusebia Moya in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1742 Baptism of Juana Maria Eusebia Moya in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This is the baptism of my 5th great grandmother Juana Maria Eusebia Moya in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Her baptism was in December 23, 1742. Her parents are Juan Bautista Perez Moya and Maria Guadalupe Lopez Prieto, you can view their marriage record here. She ends up marrying Joseph Ascensio Marroquin. Cut out of Original…
1707 Marriage Dispensation of Clemente de la Garza and Josefa Catalina de la Garza

1707 Marriage Dispensation of Clemente de la Garza and Josefa Catalina de la Garza

This is the February 23, 1707 marriage dispensation of my 8th great grandparents Clemente de la Garza and Josefa Catalina de la Garza. The dispensation was created in Monterrey Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Last week I shared with you their church marriage record and mentioned that it was very important since it provided me with a second place where to look…
1699 Baptism of Maria Ysabel Juana Guajardo in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1699 Baptism of Maria Ysabel Juana Guajardo in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the November 1, 1699 baptism of my 7th great grandmother Maria Ysabel Juana Guajardo in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Her parents are Joseph Martinez Guajardo and Margarita Gutierrez. This document indicates that her godparents were Juan Chapa and Maria Mungia. Cut out of Original Image: View Original Image at FamilySearch.org Transcription of baptism Image: Isabel Espanola En primero…
1668 Death Record of Gregorio Fernandez de Tijerina in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1668 Death Record of Gregorio Fernandez de Tijerina in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the 1668 death record of my 9th great grandfather Gregorio Fernandez de Tijerina in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. He died July 5, 1668 and his wife was Breatriz Gonzalez Hidalgo the daughter of Blas de la Garza and Beatriz Gonzalez Hidalgo. As for Gregorio I still have not been able to find whom his parents might have had…
1759 Death Record of  Jose Cristobal Guerra Canamar in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1759 Death Record of Jose Cristobal Guerra Canamar in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the 1759 death record of my 7th great grandfather  Jose Cristobal Guerra Canamar of in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. He was the son of Ignacio Guerra Canamar and Catalina Fernandez de Tijerina. She was married to Nicolasa de Trevino, whom was the daughter of Francisco Baez de Trevino and Catalina de Amaya. If you are also a descendant…
Delirio – The Fantastic, the Demonic, and the Réel: The Buried History of Nuevo León

Delirio – The Fantastic, the Demonic, and the Réel: The Buried History of Nuevo León

Follow Marie Theresa Hernández as she explores how the folktales of Nuevo León that encode aspects of Nuevolenese identity have been lost, repressed, or fetishized in “legitimate” histories of the region. I had no idea that this book even existed but that changed when I attended the 36th Annual Texas State Hispanic Genealogical and Historical Conference when I meet Marie…