This is the August 7, 1690 death record of Maria Mayor de Renteria, my 9th great grandmother, who died in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.
She was married to Alonzo de Trevino. From other sources we know that her parents are Gonzalo Fernandez de Castro and Maria Rodriguez. She adopted the last name of her paternal grandmother.
As you can see this record is badly damaged and the date can not be verified but it is in the middle of chronological dates and helped locate the record. Maybe if we saw the original record we could really see the date.
I am a descendant of her through two of her daughters; Maria de Trevino Renteria and Clara de Trevino Renteria.
Below is the best that I could do to transcribe the damaged record.
Transcription of The Death Record of Maria Mayor de Renteria
En [ink stained] murio D. Mayor de Renteria se enterro en [torn]
Parr[ink stained] le dixo [stained] vigilia y misa de cuerpo prese [torn]
[ink stained] so de tre [stained] Testo ante el cappn. Diego de [torn]
[ink stained] Vall[stained] linas.
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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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