by Moises Garza

April 23, 2019

1767 Baptism Record of Maria Rafaela Hinojosa
Last Names of Nuevo Leon

This is the November 4, 1767 baptism record of Maria Rafaela Hinojosa, my 6th great-grandmother, who was baptized in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. 

The parents of Maria Rafaela are Jose Gervacio Hinojosa and Maria Teresa Trevino. She grows up to marry Juan Jose Dionicio Pineda the son of Jose Salvador Pineda and Maria Gregoria Canales.

Below it the second part to the above baptism record.

Below is the transcription of the above two images.

Transcription of The Baptism Record of Maria Rafaela Hinojosa

Maria Rapha
ela es

En esta Parrocha de Ntr. Sa. de la Purisima Concepn. de
Mier en cuatro de Nobiembre de este presente año de sesen
ta y siete. you fr. franco. Perez mtro Conveces de Cura Bapze.
solemnemente puse santos oleos y Chrisma a Maria Raphaela
española; nacio el diea Beinte y tres de Octubre. hija lexma de Ger
cio Ynojosa, y de maria theresa treviño, vecinos, de esta Villa, fueron
P.Ps. Joseph Lorenzo treviño, y maria Rita Gutierrez, vecinos de Ca
go; y quienes les adverti su oblign., y parenttesco espiritual, y para, qe.
Conste lo firme en estta Sobre dicha villa, dicho dia mes, y año ut supra.

Fr. Franco. Perez

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.


  • "México, Tamaulipas, registros parroquiales, 1703-1964," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2014), Mier > Inmaculada Concepción > Índice de bautismos 1767-1819 Bautismos 1767-1819 Índice de bautismos 1820-1874 Bautismos 1819-1874 Índice de bautismos 1875-1900 Bautismos 1874-1888 > image 70 of 2909; paróquias Católicas, Tamaulipas (Catholic Church parishes, Tamaulipas).
  • Crispin Rendon, Ancestors of Erika Ileana Gonzalez (3430 Bahia Place, Riverside, CA 92507,, Self Published, April 16, 2009), Pg. 47.

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