by Moises Garza

April 10, 2018

1719 Baptism of Joseph Cayetano de la Garza in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Last Names of Nuevo Leon

This is the April 27, 1719 baptism of Joseph Cayetano de la Garza in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Jospeh Cayetano is my 6th great grandfather.

This record indicates that his parents are Juan Antonio de la Garza and Juana de los Santos. His godparents are listed as Ygnacio de la Garza and Polonia Fernandez.

Joseph grows up to marry Maria Jesus Martinez the daughter of Rodrigo Martinez and Maria Rafaela Treviño.

Transcription of The Baptism of Joseph Cayetano de la Garza in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon

Joseph Ca Es

En beinte y siete de Abril demil Setecientos y dies
y nuebe años baptise, y puse los s.tos aleos, y crism a Joseph
Calletano Español hijo de Ju.n Anto. de la Garza
y de Juana de los S.tos fueron Sus Padrinos, fueron Sus
Padrinos, Ygnacio de la Garza, y Polonia Fernandez
a quienes adverti el Parentesco Espiritual, y obliga
cion, y pa. qe conste lo firme.

Joseph Galban

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If Joseph Cayetano de la Garza is also one of your ancestors please let me know how you are related to him in the comments of this blog post.

Other Related Records of Interest

Here is the marriage record of the parents of Joseph Cayetano de al Garza: 1717 Marriage of Juan Antonio de la Garza and Juana Francisca de los Santos Coy in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico


  • "México, Nuevo León, registros parroquiales, 1667-1981," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2014), Monterrey > Catedral > Bautismos 1668-1731 > image 410 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. 37.

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