by Moises Garza

January 10, 2023

1749 Baptsim of Maria Gertrudis de Alanis, Santiago N.L. Img 33
Last Names of Nuevo Leon

This is the October 12, 1749 baptism of my 6th great grandmother Maria Gertrudis de Alanis who was baptized in El Valle del Guaxuco now a days Santiago, Nuevo Leon Mexico. 

Thsi record mentions that her parents are Blas de Alanis and Maria Rita Rodriguez. Her god parnets were Joseph Rodriguez Guajardo and Zaragoza Ruiz.

She grows up to marry Juan Diego Garcia Guzman.

I am a descendant of her throug my fathers side.

Transcription of 1749 Baptsim of Maria Gertrudis de Alanis

Maria Ge
trudis, es
panola le

En la Parrochial del Valle del Guaxco. en doze dias del Mes
de Octe. de Setzs. quarenta y Nue be años Baptize puse
los Stos. oleos y Chrisma a Maria Getrudis Española hija
Lexma. de Blas de Alanis y de Maria Rita Rodriguez
fueron sus Padrinos Jph Rodriguez Guaxdo., y maria Za
ragoza Ruiz a qnes. adverti lo nezesario y lo firme -

Jul. Joseph Valdez

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, Nuevo León, registros parroquiales, 1667-1981," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 1 December 2021), Santiago > Santiago Apóstol > Bautismos 1745-1796 > image 33 of 458; Parroquias de la Iglesia Católica, Nuevo León (Catholic Church parishes, Nuevo León).

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