by Moises Garza

June 16, 2015

This is the image for the church marriage of my 7th great grandparents Nicolas Rodrigues and Antonia Farias whom got married in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico back in December 31, 1704. They married at the Sagrario Metropolitano Church. I am a descendant of their through their son Miguel Rodriguez. Here you will also find a list of all their children and a transcription of the image. If you are a descendant of theirs please let me know how on the comments section of this post.

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Transcription of marriage image:

Nicolas Rodrigs. y Antta. de Farias, espanoles – Se Velaron a diez de Maio de 703 as.

En treinta y undias del mes de Disiembre de setesientos, y quatro anos en la Villa de Santiago del Saltillo, abiendo presedido ynformasion de la libertad y solteral, y publicasion de banas en tres dias festibos, qe. lo fueron, los tres dias de pascua de nabidad de dicho ano. intermisaruz solemnia, y los de may diligensia, por derecho nesesarias, y no abiendo resultado impedimiento alguno. Case a Nicolas Rodriguez, origo. desta fa. espanol hijo lexmo. de el Cappn. Diego Rodriguez y de Ana de Sepulveda Ramos difunta. Con Antta. de Farias hija lexma. de Joph. Farias, y de Ynes de Aguirre, defunta espanoles y vesinos de esta feliga. fueron sus padrinos, Francisco Rodriguez, y Maria Jil de Leiba su mujer, y testigos al berlos casar, el Cappn Juan de la Pena, el Cappn Matias de la Pena y otros no presentes, y para qe. conste lo firmo fecha ut supra.

Dn. Yldephonso de Anda Altamirano

Children of Nicolas Rodrigues and Antonia Farias

The following list of children was researched by Crispin Rendon:

  1. Juan Nicolas Rodriguez, christened 21 Jul 1706 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico. He
    married on 9 Oct 1741 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico Maria Magdalena Ramos Aarriola,
    daughter of Francisco Ramos Arriola and Mariana Gonzalez.
  2. Francisco Javier Rodriguez Navarro, christened 6 Nov 1707 in Saltillo, Coahuila,
    Mexico. He married on 3 May 1730 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico Juana Francisca Flores
    Valdez, christened 20 Feb 1713 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico, daughter of Francisco
    Valdez and Juana Dios Arispe.
  3. Maria Teresa Rodriguez Navarro, christened 20 Jan 1710 in Saltillo, Coahuila,
    Mexico. She married on 10 Oct 1731 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico Joseph Ramos
    Arriola, son of Santiago Ramos and Isabel Fuente.
  4. Juan Nicolas Rodriguez, christened 3 Jan 1712 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico.
  5. Joseph Rodriguez, christened 29 Nov 1713 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico.
  6. Pedro Luis Rodriguez, christened 12 Jun 1715 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico. He married
    (1) on 7 Sep 1744 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico Juana Gertrudis Valdez, christened 13
    Apr 1716 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico, daughter of Lazaro Valdez and Jacinta Pena; (2)
    on 2 Oct 1752 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico Ana Rosalia Cepeda, born about 1733,
    daughter of Joaquin Cepeda and Josefa Flores Abrego.
  7. Ana Maria Rodriguez Navarro. She married on 7 Oct 1743 in Saltillo, Coahuila,
    Mexico Alexandro Flores Abrego, christened 3 Oct 1702 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico,
    son of Alferez Bernardo Flores Abrego and Josefa Fernandez Castro.
  8. Migue Rodriguez. He married (1) on 28 Oct 1745 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico Maria
    Josefa Margarita Loreto Davila, christened 8 Mar 1730 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico,
    daughter of Joseph Davila and Ana Maria Flores Abrego; (2) on 12 Jan 1785 in
    Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico morisca Maria Leonarda Garcia, daughter of Pedro Jose
    Garcia and Maria Isabel Morales.


  • Rendon, Crispin D. “Ancestors of Moises Garza” February 9, 2014 Pg.
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Moises Garza

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