by Moises Garza

November 27, 2012

Last Names of Nuevo Leon
The following is the 1676 Church Marriage record of my 8th great grandparents Ignacio Guerra Canamar and Catalina Fernandez de Tijerina in Monterrey, Nuevo, Leon Mexico. She is the daughter of Gregorio Fernandez de Tijerina and Beatriz Gonzalez Hidalgo. Ignacio is the son of Antonio Guerra and Luisa Hernandez de Rio Frio.

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El Capan. Ygnacio Guerra, y Catalina Fernandes espanoles. Velaronse.

En quatro de Agosto de mil setecientos y setenta y seis anos despose por palabras de presente al Capan. Ygnacio Guerra y Catalina Fernandes aviendo prosedido Las vanas en veinte y seis de Julio, dos, y quatro de Agosto de Este ano fueron testiogs el Capan. Miguel de la Garza, el Capan. Nicolas de la Zerna y al al feres Agustin de La Vera y para que Conste Lo Firme ut Supra =

A. Joseph Guaxardo



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Moises Garza

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