An early settling family of Laredo is that of Agustin Sanchez and Francisca Javiera Rodriguez. They lived during the early 1700's and late 1700's.
The parents of Agustin Sanchez are Tomas Sanchez and Josepha de la Garza.
The parents of Francisca Javiera Rodriguez are Joseph Rodriguez de Montemayor and Maria Zaragoza Ruiz de Ocon.
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An early family of Monterrey, in fact, one of the founding families of Monterrey is that of Juan Perez de los Rios and Agustina de Charles. They are one of the families that accompanied Diego de Monterrey from Saltillo to permanently settle in what was going to become Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This couple lived in the late 1500's and … Read the rest
This is the first newsletter for the year 2018 and if you are a member of Las Villas del Norte you can get it here for free.
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An early family of the Villa of Camargo is that of Jose Diego Garcia Maria Jacoba Vela.
In the 1757 census of Camargo they are listed as follows: "Diego Garcia, casado con Doña Maria Vela, tiene cinco hijos, todas armas y dos caballos". Heres is the English translation: Diego Garcia, married to Doña Maria Vela, has five children, all weapons … Read the rest
One of the early families of the Villa of Mier is that of Francisco Javier Salinas and Maria Rosa Longoria.
In the 1757 census of Mier they are listed as follows: "Don Javier Salinas, casado con Doña Maria Longoria, tiene tres hijos, todas armas, diez caballos y dos burros". Heres is the English translation: Don Javier Salinas, married to Mrs. … Read the rest
One of the early families of Revilla is that of Nicolas Martinez and Francisca Gutierrez.
They are listed in the 1757 census of Revilla as follows: "Don Nicolas Martinez, casado con Doña Francisca Gutierrez, una hija, armas, cuatro caballos y un burro". Here is the English translation: Don Nicolas Martinez, married to Doña Francisca Gutierrez, a daughter, weapons, four horses … Read the rest