Early Families of Saltillo: Alonso de Cepeda and Bernarda Herrera

Alonso de Cepeda and Bernarda Herrera

An early family of Saltillo was that of Alonso de Cepeda and Bernarda Herrera. They lived in the late 1600s and early 1700s. Here you will find their family group showing their children and who they married.

Alonso was the son of Ambrosio de Cepeda and Juana de la Fuente, he married twice. He married Bernarda Herrera who was the daughter of Francisca Herrera and I have yet to find the name of her father.

Alonso also married Juana Garcia the daughter of Lorenzo Garcia and Maira Juana Flores de Valdez.

Here are the names of their children and whom they married. For more descendants and ancestors of theirs please visit our Community Family Tree.

Here is their family group:

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ALONSO1 DE CEPEDA 1-18.  He died before 24 Feb 17074, 9. He married (1) BERNARDA HERRERA (daughter of Francisca Herrera). He married (2) JUANA GARCIA (daughter of Lorenzo Garcia and Maria Juana Flores de Valdez).

Alonso de Cepeda and Bernarda Herrera had the following children:

  1. MARGARITA DE CEPEDA2 CABALLERO (daughter of Alonso de Cepeda and Bernarda Herrera)1, 11, 14, 19-25.  She married MIGUEL FLORES DE VALDEZ (son of Diego Flores de Valdez and Maria Guillen de Abrego). He died before 06 Jan 172525.
  2. RODRIGO DE CEPEDA (son of Alonso de Cepeda and Bernarda Herrera)13.  He married (1) JERONIMA DE MORALES (daughter of Andres Morales and Leonor Lobo de Acuna). He married (2) JOSEPHA DE MORALES. She died before 02 Nov 172513. Marriage Investigation: 02 Nov 1725 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico13 Church Marriage: Aft. 02 Nov 172513
  3. PEDRO DE CEPEDA (son of Alonso de Cepeda and Bernarda Herrera)15.  He married CATALINA FARIAS (daughter of Joseph Farias and Ines Aguirre). She was born before 14 Nov 1685 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico15.
  4. MARIA DE CEPEDA (daughter of Alonso de Cepeda and Bernarda Herrera)16.  She married MATIAS PENA (son of Alonso Martin Pena and Maria Lopez). Church Marriage: 09 May 1708 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico16

Alonso de Cepeda and Juana Garcia had the following children:

  1. MIGUEL DE CEPEDA4, 18 (son of Alonso de Cepeda and Juana Garcia) was born in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico4. He married (1) ANA DE AVILA (daughter of Nicolas Davila and Clara de Aguirre). He married (2) FRANCISCA JAVIERA MORALES. Dispensation: 13 Mar 1713 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico4 Church Marriage: 07 Aug 1713 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico18 Church Marriage: 02 Sep 1716 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico18
  2. FRANCISCA JAVIERA DE CEPEDA (daughter of Alonso de Cepeda and Juana Garcia)9, 26.  She married FRANCISCO RAMON (son of Joseph Ramon and Josepha de la Pena). Dispensation: 24 Feb 1707 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico9 Church Marriage: Aft. 24 Feb 1707 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico9
  3. ANTONIO DE CEPEDA (son of Alonso de Cepeda and Juana Garcia)5-7, 12, 27-29.  He married ISABEL GARCIA (daughter of Lorenzo Garcia and Maria Juana Flores de Valdez).
  4. MARGARITA DE CEPEDA (daughter of Alonso de Cepeda and Juana Garcia)28.
  5. JOSEPHA DE CEPEDA (daughter of Alonso de Cepeda and Juana Garcia)10, 30.  She married CRISTOBAL FLORES (son of Maria Flores). He died before 21 Feb 174830. Dispensation: 07 Aug 1708 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico10 Church Marriage: Aft. 07 Aug 170810
  6. IGNACIA DE CEPEDA (daughter of Alonso de Cepeda and Juana Garcia)9.
  7. MARIA DE CEPEDA (daughter of Alonso de Cepeda and Juana Garcia)17.  She married FELIPE GALINDO (son of Juan Galindo and Ines de los Santos). Church Marriage: 26 Feb 1713 in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico17

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