by Moises Garza

April 19, 2012

Last Names of Nuevo Leon

This is the 1765 Church Death Record in Cerralvo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico of my 7th great grandfather Martin Lopez. He was married to Maria Gertrudis Salinas. I have yet to find the parents of them both.

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dia seis de Nove. de mil setes. secenta y sinco a. enesta ygsa. Parrochl. de Zerralbo Yo el Cura de ella Jph. Alexdo. de la Garza di sepultura a Martin Lopes esp. casado q. fue con Ma. Gertrudis Salinas y ez. del Rosario rancho de esta Jurisdicn. no se le administraron los scrame. por q. no exijieron segun dixeron despues porq. no dio lugar el accidente y por lo mismo no testo y porq. asi conste lo fe. Jph Alexandro de la Garza.

Source: FamilySearch

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