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1818 Baptism of Maria Ramona Garcia Lopez

1818 Baptism of Maria Ramona Garcia Lopez
This is the January 14, 1818 Baptism of Maria Ramona Garcia Lopez who was baptized in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. She is my 3rd great grandmother. It is indicated in this record that the parents of Maria Ramona Garcia Lopez are Jose Antonio Garcia and Maria Andrea Lopez.  The record states that Maria Andrea was deceased meaning that she probably died form…

1854 Death Record of Jose Manuel Hinojosa

1854 Death Record of Jose Manuel Hinojosa
This is the December 9, 1854 Death Record of Jose Manuel Hinojosa who died in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. He is my 5th great grandfather. It is mentioned in this record that he was married to Gertrudis Salinas. From other records we know that he is the son of Jose Gervacio Hinojosa and Maria Teresa Treviño. Below is the transcription of his church…

1855 Death Record of Maria Paula Garcia

1855 Death Record of Maria Paula Garcia
This is the September 28, 1855 Death Record of Maria Paula Garcia who died in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. She is my 5th great grandmother.  Unfortunately this record has no names of parents or husband. it does provide a valuable clue, her age. With it we can state with confidence that she is the same Maria Paula baptized february 1, 1795 to…

1888 Death Record of Tiburcio Mendoza

1888 Death Record of Tiburcio Mendoza
Here is the December 15, 1888 Death Record of Tiburcio Mendoza who died in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. He is my 3rd great grandfather. This record indicates that Tiburcio was married to Lorenza Mireles. It does not mention the name of his father but that of his mother is Petra Ibarra. Another great thing about this record is that it mentions that he…

Facebook Groups for Las Villas del Norte

Facebook Groups for Las Villas del Norte
Las Villas del Norte Genealogy Group is hosting Facebook Groups for Las Villas del Norte, If you don’t know, that is the name that the towns of Laredo, Revilla, Mier, Camargo, and Reynosa used to be known as. The purpose of these groups is to bring people together that have ancestors that settled and or lived in these villas and…

Las Villas del Norte 2018 Journal

Cover of Las Villas del Nrote 2018 Journal
The Las Villas del Norte 2018 Journal is out and ready for you to enjoy. This blog post gives a short overview and includes the table of contents so that you can see what to expect when you get your own copy. I had the honor of editing many great articles and putting the journal together. some are just fascinating…