by Moises Garza

March 5, 2012

Last Names of Nuevo Leon

The following image and transcription is of the 1909 Civil Registry Record of my 2nd great grandfather Jorge Lopez. He was married to Maria Luz Garza and his parents were Gabriel Lopez and Maria de Jesus Gonzalez.

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Transcription of above image:

Jorge Lopez Gartis

Acta numero 75 setenta y cinco. – En la ciudad de Mier, Tamaulipas, a las diez de la manana del dia, treinta y uno de Agosto de mil novecientos nueve, a mi Enrique Garcia, Juez del Registro Civil, me fue entregada una acta en la que el Encargado del El Arcabuz, hace constar: que el dia, treinta del, corriente se le presento Gabriel Garza, soltero y de aquella vecindad, manifestando: que a las tres de la tarde del dia diecinueve del actual fallecio de fiebre el senor Jorge Lopez, a la edad de sesenta anos. Que fue hojo de los finados Gabriel Lopez y Maria de Jesus Gonzalez; que deja viuda a la senora Maria Luz Garza, mayor de edad y de aquella comparencion, y que tambien deja desendientes. El cadaver fue sepultado en el cemeterio de aquella conjuression. Fueron testigos Gerardo Lopez y Hermenegildo Garcia, de aquella vecindad. Leida dicha acta al interesado y testigos, estuvieron conformes y firmaron. = Epitacio Gonzalez. = Gabriel Garza. = Hermenegildo Garcia. – Gerardo Lopez GArcia. = Rubricas. ” Se archivo el acta original. Doy fe. = Enrique Garcia. = Rubrica. – Al Margen Jorge Lopez. – Gratis.

Enrique Garcia

Source: FamilySearch

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