by Moises Garza

February 5, 2019

1678 Marriage of Pedro de Longoria and Agustina Garcia
Last Names of Nuevo Leon

This is the August 7, 1678 marriage of Pedro de Longoria and Agustina Garcia who got married in what is now Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. They are my 8th great grandparents.

The parents of Pedro de Longoria are Lorenzo Suares de Longoria and Antonia Rodriguez. Agustina's parents are Diego Garcia de Quintanilla and Mariana Saldivar de Sosa.

Below is the transcription of the above image of their marriage.

Marriage Transcription of Pedro de Longoria and Agustina Garcia

Po. de Longoria
y Agustina
Garcia espa-

En siete de Agosto de mil y seiscientos y setenta
y ocho Años des pose por palabras de presente a
Po. de Longoria y Agustina Garcia Vezos. de esta ciu
dad. en vistud de despensa que Conlos suso Shos hizo
S.u [?] el señor obpo de este Rno. de quarto grado de
consanguinidad aviendo precedido las vanas en cin
co, seis y siete de dho mes y año fueron testigos el
alferez Rl. Juan de Tremiño Gabriel de Servera y
Juan Bapta. Chapa y para que conste lo firme ut
supra =

Joseph Guajardo

View Original at FamilySearch

If this couple is also one of your ancestors please let me know how you are related to them in the comments of this blog post.


  • Jose Francisco Garza Carrillo, Matrimonios de la Catedral de Monterrey 1667 -1781 (Monterrey, N.L. Mexico, Self-Published, 2004), Pg. 14.
  • "México, Nuevo León, registros parroquiales, 1667-1981," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2014), Monterrey > Catedral > Matrimonios 1667-1800 > image 20 of 732; Parroquias de la Iglesia Católica, Nuevo León (Catholic Church parishes, Nuevo León).

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  1. They are my 7th g-grandparents. Their son, Juan Diego is my 6th g-grandfather. I’m also directly descended from two of Juan Diego’s children with María Clara Chapa Benavides, José Matías and Ma. Águeda Longoria Chapa.

  2. My Ancestors, my mother was a Longoria. Both her parents were from the Longoria line. She grew up in La Grulla in Starr county.

  3. We are cousins again. Lorenzo Suarez de Longoria and Antonia Rodriguez were also parents of Maria de Longoria, married to Gabriel de Cervera, my 7th great grand parents.

  4. Pedro Longoria & Augustina Garcia are my 9th grandparents…. The last Longoria in my family is my 3rd grandparent Guadalupe longoria who married Sabino Adame Solis.

    Rene Solis

  5. My Grandmother was Eugenia Longoria born in Brownsville or La Grulla. She married Higinio Flores and moved and lived in Goliad, Texas. I have no marriage record and would appreciate any help here; they married abt. 1900.

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