by Moises Garza

March 22, 2018

1688 Baptism of Maria Rafaela Treviño in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Last Names of Nuevo Leon

This is the November 24, 1688 Baptism of Maria Rafaela Treviño in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Maria Rafaela is my wife's 7th great grandmother.

This record indicates that her parents are Juan de Treviño and Nicolasa de Escamilla. Her godparents are Ziprian Garcia de Pruneda.

She grows up to marry Rodrigo Martinez the son of Joseph Martinez and Ines de la Garza.

Transcription of The Baptism of Maria Rafaela Treviño in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon

Rafaela Maria española

En Veinte Cuatro de Noviembre demil y seissientos y och[torn]
y ocho años enla Parochial desta Ciudad demonte Rey Bau[torn]
y puse los Santos olios arrafaela Maria Yja de Juan de Tevi[torn]
y de nicolasa de escamilla fueron Sus padrinos Dn. Zip[torn]ian [torn]
zia de Pruneda todos Vecinos desta feligresia y por que Conste [torn]
firme Utsupra -

Xptobal Estrada

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If Maria Rafaela Trevino is also one of your ancestors please let me know how you are related to her in the comments of this blog post.

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  • "México, Nuevo León, registros parroquiales, 1667-1981," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2014), Monterrey > Catedral > Bautismos 1668-1731 > image 117 of 551; Parroquias de la Iglesia Católica, Nuevo León (Catholic Church parishes, Nuevo León).
  • Crispin D. Rendon - Ancestor Book for Clarissa Iris Perez (3430 Bahia Place, Riverside, CA 92507, Self Published, April 10, 2015), Personal Archives of Moises Garza, Pg. 51.

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  1. Hi Moises! Thank you for sharing. I have added this document to my tree. Maria Rafaela TREVINO is a 9th great aunt for my husband. He descends through Maria Rafaela’s brother Miguel DE TREVINO.

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