by Moises Garza

April 5, 2016

Last Names of Nuevo Leon

This is the November 1, 1699 baptism of my 7th great grandmother Maria Ysabel Juana Guajardo in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Her parents are Joseph Martinez Guajardo and Margarita Gutierrez.

This document indicates that her godparents were Juan Chapa and Maria Mungia.

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Maria Ysabel Juana Guajardo FamilySearch N.L. Monterrey Baptism 1699 Pg 176

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Transcription of baptism Image:

Isabel Espanola

En primero de Nobiembre demil y seisientos y nobenta y nuebe anos en la Parochial desta Ciudad baptize y puse los Santos oleos a Isabel hija de Joseph Guxardo y de Margarita Gutierres espanoles fueron sus Padrinos Jun. de Chapa y Maria Mungia a quienes adverti la cognacion espiritual que avian contraido y la obligacion que tenian de ensenarle la doctrina xptiana a su aijada y para que conste lo firme = Ut Supra

Br. Lorenso Perez de Leon


“México, Nuevo León, registros parroquiales, 1667-1981,” database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 29 March 2016), Monterrey > Catedral > Bautismos 1668-1731 > image 176 of 551; Parroquias de la Iglesia Católica, Nuevo León (Catholic Church parishes, Nuevo León).

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