Month: July 2016

1716 Baptism of Maria Josepha de Alanis in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is 12-29-1716 baptism of my 6th great grandmother Maria Josepha de Alanis in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This document indicates that her parents are Lorenzo de Alanis and Faviana Rodriguez. Her godparents were Antonio de Olivares and Ana Rodriguez. Maria grows up to marry Nicolas Marroquin in October 17, 1734 the son of Nicolas Marroquin and Francisca Montemayor Rodriguez.…

Female mtDNA Descendants of Ana de Maya

This is the mtDNA report of Ana de Maya that was prepared by Crispin Rendon and it contains ten generations of her female descendants. Ana de Maya is my 9th great grandmother through both my paternal and maternal side. She was born about 1636 and died in 6-5-1677 in Monterrey Nuevo Leon Mexico. She was married to Juan de Treviño.…

Mier Church Death Records 1767 – 1903

If you have family or ancestors with a connection to Mier then this resource is perfect for you. The Mier Church Death Records from 1767 through 1903 have been indexed and made into two books by our friends at the Spanish American Genealogical Association (SAGA) out of Corpus Christy, Texas. You can also find these records indexed at familysearch.org but…

YDNA Descendants of Antonio Cadena Iribe

This is the Y-DNA descendants of Antonio Cadena Iribe. Antonio was born in the middle the early 1600’s and was buried in Monterrey in May 27, 1678. He is the progenitor of the last names Uribe and Cadena in northern Mexico. So if you have any of those two last names in your family tree it is more than likely…

Families of Garcia, Nuevo Leon, Mexico Volume Two

Last week Crispin Rendon released volume two in his series on the Families of Garcia Nuevo Leon. This series is called Families of Garcia, Nuevo Leon Mexico. Crispin has made this book free and I highly recommend that you get your own copy and add it to your digital library. These books are invaluable to anyone researching Nuevo Leon specially…