by Moises Garza

December 12, 2012

Last Names of Nuevo Leon
The Convent of San Francisco is were most of the founders and settlers of Monterrey were buried.  It dated back till the 1590’s but unfortunately it was demolished in 1914. As you may have noticed, most death records of my ancestors name this Church as the place of burial. If anyone can point the location where the church used to be please send me the GPS location so that I may check it out on Google Maps.


From, The Conquistadores and Crypto-Jews of Monterrey Pg. 168

 

You can read more about the location were this convent used to be situated by reading a guest post titled “Location of Convent of San Francisco, Monterrey” by George P. Cervantes. Hope you enjoyed these images and George’s post.

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Moises Garza

I have doing my family genealogy since 1998. I am also the creator of this blog We Are Cousins, and the Mexican Genealogy blog. To always be up to date with both of these sites follow me on Facebook. To contact me or book me for a presentation, buy my books, and or learn more about me visit my personal website at www.moisesgarza.com.

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