Clara de Renteria, 1668 Church Death Record in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

The following is the 1668 Church Death Record in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico of my 11th great grandmother Clara de Renteria. She was the widow of  Sargento Mayor Jacinto Garcia de Sepulveda.

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Dona Clara de Renteria espanola 

En nueve de Junio demil y seicientos y sesenta y ocho anos murio Dona Clara de Renteria Viuda del Sargto. Ma. Jacinto Garcia de Sepulveda confesso y recivio todos los Santos Sacramentos testo ante Juan de la Garza Alcalde ordinario y lemando enterrar en la Parroquial desta ciudad y mando sele cantasse missa y Vigilia de cuerpo presente con dos novenarios, cantados, esto en dicha Parrochia, y esto enel convento de San Franco. desta ciudad, cinqta. missas rezasas Con Veintey cinco en Dicho convento y las de hoy Veinte y cinco en la Parroquia fue su albasea su hijo D. Diego de Sepulveda Y lo firme 

Franco. de Loera

Source: FamilySearch

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