One of the early settling families of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico is that of Diego de Montemayor and Elvira Renteria Fernandez. Diego de Montemayor is referred to in documents as El Mozo (Jr) to distinguish him from his father Diego de Montemayor.
Diego de Montemayor is the son of Diego de Montemayor and Maria Esquivel.
The parents of Elvira Renteria … Read the rest
Las Villas del Norte Newsletter Volume 4 Issue 4 is out and ready to read. If you re a member of Las Villas del Norte you can get your free copy here.
It is the fourth and last newsletter for the year 2018, make sure to get your own copy by downloading it to your digital archives.
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An early family of the Villa of Camargo is that of Juan Bautista Garcia and Maria Rodriguez. In the 1757 census of Camargo they are listed as follows: "Juan Bautista Garcia, casado con Maria Rodriguez, tiene seis hijos, todas armas, quince caballos, dos burros y cinco sirvientes".
Here is the English translation: Juan Bautista Garcia, married to Maria Rodriguez, has … Read the rest
One of the early settling families of Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico is that of Jose Joaquin Bazan and Maria Manuela Gonzalez. In the 1757 census of Mier they are listed as follows; "Joaquin Bazan, casado con Manuela Gonzalez, tres hijos, armas, cuatro caballos y un burro".
The parents of Jose Joaquin Bazan are Jose Bazan and Ana Maria Salinas. I have … Read the rest
One of the early settling families of Guerrero (Revilla), Tamaulipas, Mexico is that of Jose Felix Herrera and Angela Josefa Gutierrez de Lara. In the 1757 census of Mier they are listed as follows; "Don Jose de Herrera, ausente, casado con Doña Isabel Benavidez, cuatro sirvientes, todas armas y cuatro caballos".
The parents of Jose Felix de Herrera are Joseph … Read the rest