Monterrey


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…
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.…
1694 Church Death Record of Bernabe Villarreal in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1694 Church Death Record of Bernabe Villarreal in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the 1694 death record of my wife’s 8th great grandfather of in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This document indicates that he was a captain and that he was married to Ysabel Garza. She is descendant of his through their son Joseph Villarreal. From other records and sources we know that the parents of Bernabe Villarreal are Diego Villarreal…
1679 Church Marriage of Juan de Treviño and Nicolasa Escamilla in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1679 Church Marriage of Juan de Treviño and Nicolasa Escamilla in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the marriage of my 8th great grandparents Juan de Treviño and Nicolasa Escamilla whom got married May 22, 1679 in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Juan is the son of Jospeh de Treviño and Maria Navarro. Nicolasa is the daughter of Francisco Peres de Escamilla and Leonor de Ayala. Cut out of Original Image: View Original Image at FamilySearch.org…
1695 Church Death Record of Pedro de la Garza in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1695 Church Death Record of Pedro de la Garza in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the death record of Pedro de la Graza, my 9th great grandfather. He died in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico back in November 20, 1695. This document does not indicate much genealogical information but through other documents we know that his parents were Pedro de la Garza and Ines Rodriguez. We also know that he was married to Lucia…
1675 Marriage of Gabriel de la Garza and Clara de la Garza Montemayor in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1675 Marriage of Gabriel de la Garza and Clara de la Garza Montemayor in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the marriage of my 9th great grandparents, Gabriel de la Garza and Clara de la Garza Montemayor, whom got married in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico back in July 17 1675. On Tuesday when I was getting the baptismal record for their daughter Antonia de la Garza, I noticed that I had no marriage record for her parents so…
1735 Church Death Record of Antonia de la Garza in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1735 Church Death Record of Antonia de la Garza in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the September 16, 1735 death record of my 7th great grandmother Antonia de la Garza whom died in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This document indicates that she was the wife of Nicolas de Ayala. You can actually see my previous post regarding their marriage record here, “Nicolas de Ayala and Antonia de la Garza Montemayor,1695 Marriage in Monterrey,…