1704 Death Record of Manuel Perez de Oropeza

1704 Death Record of Manuel Perez de Oropeza

This is the August 12, 1704 death record of Manuel Perez de Oropeza, my 8th great-grandfather, who died in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. 

As the record indicates, Manuel was married to Maria de Trevino. She was the daughter of Alonso de Treviño and Maria Mayor de Renteria.

I have yet to find out whom his parents were.

I am a descendant of his through his daughter Maria Oropeza who married Joseph Villarreal the son of Bernabe Villarreal and Isabel de la Garza.

Below is the transcript of the above marriage record. I wonder what he died form since it says that he died suddenly.

Transcription of 

Manuel
De oropesa
español -

En dose de Agosto de el año de sstos. y quatro seenterro en la Capilla de S. Fran
Xavier a Manuel de oropesa Con vigilia y misa de cuerpo preste, marido
que fue de Maria treviño no resivio los sacramtos, por aver muerto
de repente y por que Conste lo firme.

Geronimo Lopez
Prieto

View Original at FamilySearch

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

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Sources:

  • Crispin Rendon, 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. 78.
  • "México, Nuevo León, registros parroquiales, 1667-1981," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9Q97-YS2S-9F8?cc=1473204&wc=3PML-92S%3A45389701%2C45389702%2C46366701 : 21 May 2014), Monterrey > Catedral > Defunciones 1668-1752 > image 77 of 368; Parroquias de la Iglesia Católica, Nuevo León (Catholic Church parishes, Nuevo León).

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