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Gonzalez Direct Lines by Mary Anne Curray

Do you have ancestors with the last name Gonzalez? If you do then you might want to check this out. The other day I was conducting research using Google and came across this database titled “Gonzalez Direct Lines”. It was created by Mary Anne Curray and it happens to contain allot of great information about some of our common ancestors. I thought it would be a good idea to share it with you since it may help you in your research. Continue reading

Captain Blas Maria de la Garza Falcon Colonizer of South Texas

The following is an excellent book about Blas Maria de la Garza Falcon whom was the son of General Blas de la Garza Falcon (1673-1736), governor of the province of Coahuila from 1723 to 1729 and 1733 to 1735, and Dona Beatriz de Villarreal. He was born in or near Monterrey, Nuevo Leon in 1712. He married Dona Catarina Gomez de Castro whom was the daughter of Don Antonio Gomez de Castro and Dona Nicolasa Baez de Trevino, on January 1, 1731 at the mining town of Boca de Leones, present day Villaldamas, Nuevo Leon , Mexico. Continue reading

1878 Death Index of China, Nuevo Leon, mexico

The following is the image and transcription to the 1878 Death Index of China, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. It is listed in alphabetical order by last name.

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Indece Alfabetico de los fallecidos
habidas en esta Villa y su Jurisdicion

Nombres de los fallecidos		Pagina
		A
4	Ayala Blas			2
8	Avila Valentin			3
13	Avila Brigida			4
		Ch
9	Chapa Josefa			3
		G
2	Garcia Alejandra		2
8	Garza	Emilia			2
14	Gonzalez Jose Maria		4
17	Gonzalez Juan			4
		H
22	Hernandez Laurenciana		6
		P
7	Perez Marcial			3
20	Pacheco Felipa			5
		R
1	Reyes Antonio			2
5	Rodriguez Nicolasa		2
11	Rodriguez Francisco		3
18	Rodriguez Juan			5
19	Ramirez Santos			5
21	Ramirez Perfecto		6
		S
15	[?] felix			4
		T
10	Torres Alejandra		3
6	Tames Cristoval 		2
		V
16	Valdemar Felipe 		4
12	Zapata Luz			4

Son copias sacadas de su original que certifico China Enero 31 de 1879
Jesus S. Rodriguez

Source: FamilySearch.org

Camargo Church Baptism Records 1764 – 1864 Book I

The following book is definitely another great resource that you can use while researching your ancestors form Camargo, Tamaulipa, and the surrounding area. The following book “Camargo Church Baptism Records 1764 – 1864 Book I” covers the Camargo Nuevo Santander baptism records form 1764 to 1864 and then the Camargo, Tamaulipas, Mexico baptism records from 1821 to 1864.

Cover of Book for Camargo Church Baptism Records 1764 – 1864 Book I:

Camargo Church Baptism Records 1764 - 1864 Book I.JPG

It is indicated in the book that the baptisms contained in this book where extracted from the church of Nuestra Senora de Santa Anna Catholic Church Book XT.

If interested you can borrow it from the University of Texas Pan American.

You can also always check WorldCat to see if it is available in a library near you.

If you want to buy the book you can do so at SAGA’s Website.