by Moises Garza

April 8, 2012

Last Names of Nuevo Leon

The following is the 1883 Civil Registry Birth Record of my great grandfather Eusebio Garza Lopez. His parents are listed as being Martin Garza and Maria Ruperta Lopez.

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Acta numero ciento ochenta y siete = 187. En la Ciudad de Mier a la nueve de la manana del dia veintiocho de Agosto de mil ochocientos ochenta y tres: ante mi Casimiro Garcia Juez del Estado Civil de esta Municipalidad Se recicibio en esta oficina una Acta provicional de nacimiento de la Encargatura del Arcabuz de esta jurisdiccion que Copiada literalmente es como Sigue “Acta de nacimiento numero diez y ocho. = 18 = En la Encargatura que es a mi Cargo a los Veintitres dias del mes de Agosto de mil ochocientos ochenta y tres, comparecio el ciudadano Martin Garza de cuarenta y tres anos de edad, casado oficio de campo, presento un nino vivo manifestando que nacio el dia Catorce del corriente mes, a las doce del dia: que le impone y nombre de Eusebio Garza: que es su hijo legitimo: que lo tubo con su esposa Maria Ruperta Lopez casada de treinta y seis anos de edad, ambos originarios y vecinos de esta Demarcacion. Son abuelos paternos el finado Rafael Garza y Maria Ramona Garcia: y maternos Manuel Lopez y Tomasa Garza, ambos son vecinos de esta Fueron testigos los ciudadanos Guadalupe Gonzalez y Antonio Gonzalez mayores de edad y de esta vecindad. Se leyo esta acta al compareciente y testigos y se conformaron con ella firmando conmigo los testiogs. Doy fe = Tiburcio Gonzalez = Guadalupe Gonzalez = Antonio Gonzalez = Tres Rubricas = Al margen = Encargatura del Arcabuz = Se asento la presente acta en y original y Copias de nacimiento del corriente ano y con forme a la ley y para Constancia. Doy fe = Casimiro Garcia = Una Rubrica. – 

Source: FamilySearch

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