by Moises Garza

September 18, 2018

1859 Death Record of Maria del Rosario de la Garza
Last Names of Nuevo Leon

This is the July 28, 1859 Death Record of Maria del Rosario de la Garza who died in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. She was my 3rd great grandmother.

It is indicated in this record that she was the wife of Gil Lopez and that she was 30 years old when she died.

From other sources we know that her parents are Jose Carlos de la Garza and Maria Gertrudis Garcia.

Below is the second half of her church death record and also a transcription of it.

Second Part of 1859 Death Record of Maria del Rosario de la Garza

1859 Death Record of Maria del Rosario de la Garza

Transcription of 1859 Death Record of Maria del Rosario de la Garza

N. 223
Ma. del

En la Villa de Mier a los veinte ocho deas del mes
de Julio de mil ochocientos y nueve; murio
de fiebre enla communidad de Nuestra Madre Ygle
cia Ma. del Rosario Garza adulta de treinta años de
de edad. fue casada con Gil Lopez quien quedo

viudo, mo recibio ningun sacramento por qe no a-
camieron a tiempo, fue feligres de esta Parroquia
y vecina de esta Villa, y su cuerpo sepultado en
el Campo Sto de esta PArroquia y pa. qe. conste lo firme

Franco. de P. Benavidez

View Original at FamilySearch

If she 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, Tamaulipas, registros parroquiales, 1703-1964," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2014), Mier > Inmaculada Concepción > Defunciones 1848-1867, 1881-1920, 1934 Padrones 1782-1870, 1820-1826 > image 303 of 701; paróquias Católicas, Tamaulipas (Catholic Church parishes, Tamaulipas).
  • Crispin D Rendon, Crispin D. Rendon - Ancestor Book for Moises Garza (3430 Bahia Place, Riverside, CA 92507, Crispin D Rendon, February 9, 2014), Personal Archives of Moises Garza, Pg. 10.

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