The 1708 Baptism of Jose Francisco Antonio Guerra in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

The 1708 Baptism of Jose Francisco Antonio Guerra in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the March 24, 1708  baptism of my 7th great grandfather Francisco Antonio Guerra in what is now Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This document indicates that his parents are Antonio Guerra and Antonia de la Garza.Francisco grows up to marry Maria Ana Josefa de la Garza and have eleven children with her. I'll post their marriage record soon.Cut Out…
The 1695 Marriage Dispensation of Antonio Guerra and Antonia de la Garza Trevino

The 1695 Marriage Dispensation of Antonio Guerra and Antonia de la Garza Trevino

The marriage record of my 8th great grandparents indicated that there was a marriage dispensation done. When you come across one like I just did in their marriage record it is very important to follow up to see what other clues or genealogical pertinent information you can find. We are lucky that the marriage dispensations that happened in Monterrey from…
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…