Category Archives: Tanguma

1917 Civil Registry Death Record for Leandra Ramirez Martinez, La Meca, Tamaulipas, Mexico

This is the 1917 Civil Registry Death record for my 2nd great grandmother Leandra Ramirez. Her parents are not listed here but from other documents they are Guadalupe Ramirez and Antonia Martinez. I have yet to find who her grandparents where. If anyone knows please email me. Cut out of original image: See Original Transcription of above image: Leandra Ramirez…

1835 Church Marriage of Jose Hipolito Tanguma and Maria Francisca Pena in Mier Tamaulipas, Mexico

This is the image and transcription to the Church Marriage record for my 3rd great grandparents Jose Hipolito Tanguma and Maria Francisca Pena. It is interesting to note that the parents are not listed anywhere in the image but on the search results Hipolito’s parents are being listed as being Benito Tanguma and Clara Rodrigues. It might be that who…

The White Goat – Toribio Tanguma’s Witch Story

Toribio Tanguma related the following story to my mother Sanjuan Tanguma Lopez as well as her siblings. Toribio was my mothers uncle. This might have had happened during those frequent gatherings outside the jacales while gazing at the stars where story telling would ensue as a tradition of spending the evening, before bedtime would come. The details of the story…

Yldefonso Zamora His Wives and His Children

1st Generation Yldefonso Zamora (my great-grandfather) was born About 23 Jan 1886 in Mier, Tamaulipas to Gabino Zamora and Marta Garza. I have yet to find any documents with his death date.  He married 1st Felipa Rios on Oct. 4, 1920 in Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Felipa, daughter of Andres Rios and Pilar Gonzalez, was born About 1904 and…