by Moises Garza

November 10, 2011

Last Names of Nuevo Leon

Pedro Marroquin Perez my great-grandfather through my fathers maternal side. The following is the image of his baptism followed by it’s transcription. He was baptized in Allende Nuevo Leon, Nuevo Leon, Mexico on the September 5, 1880. The document not only lists his parents but his paternal and maternal grandparents.

Cut Out From Original Image Found at FamilySearch:

FamilySearch > Mexico, Catholic Church Records > Nuevo León > Allende >
San Pedro Apóstol > Bautismos 1880-1890

Transcription of above Image:

Septiembre 5 de 1880

Partida no. (Numero) 1899 Pedro de 8 dias de nacido en Zaragosa

En la Yglesia Parroquial de la Villa de Allende a los cinko dias del mes de Septiembre de mil ochocientos ochenta yo el Presbitero Francisco Castaneda Cura interino de la misma bautize solemnemente puse los Santos Oleos y Sagrado Crisma a Pedro de ocho dias de nacido, hijo lejitimo de D. (Don) Jose Angel Marroquin y Da. (Dona) Francisca Perez Abuelos paternos Manuel Marroquin y Ma. (Maria) Guadalupe Rodriguez. Abuelos maternos Narciso Perez y Ma. (Maria) Tomasa Tames cuyos padrinos fueron D. (Don) Pedro Moya y Da. (Dona) Juana Marroquin a quienes adverttidos de su obligacion despache. Doy fe.

Francisco Castaneda

Sources: FamilySearch

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