Matrimonios de Reynosa Años 1791-1912

Matrimonios de Reynosa Años 1791-1912

Anthony Garza has transcribed and index of the Reynosa marriages from 1791-1912. This work is very important and helps fill in a gap for many people researching their ancestors in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Anthony mentions in his introduction that this transcription of marriages comes out of the Frank Pierce Cushman collection​ that can be found on microfilm in the Special…
Y-DNA Descendants of Nicolas Marroquin by Crispin Rendon

Y-DNA Descendants of Nicolas Marroquin by Crispin Rendon

Crispin Rendon has released a report on the Y-DNA descendants of Nicolas Marroquin. Hopefully someone that you know that is a male Marroquin might be able to test their Y-DNA. As it turns out Nicolas is my 7th great grandfather through my maternal grandmother Dominga Marroquin. Nicolas lived during the late 1600’s and died on about 1719 but I have…
Marriage of Jose Antonio Garcia and Maria Juana Villarreal in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

Marriage of Jose Antonio Garcia and Maria Juana Villarreal in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the marriage of my wife’s 3rd great grandparents Jose Antonio Garcia and Maria Juana Villarreal whom got married in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico back in May 27, 1822. The information needed to locate this record, and break a brick wall, was was provided by Jose G. Muguerza Jr. whom kindly did research on my wife’s family for me.…
Bexar Archives Online 1717 – 1805

Bexar Archives Online 1717 – 1805

A great genealogical and historical resource that we have at our disposal is the Bexar Archives located at The University of Texas at Austin in their Briscoe Center for American History. This collection contains documents from 1717 to 1805. These archives are the official Spanish documents that preserve the political, military, economic, and social life of the Spanish province of…