Recap of Presentation “Artesanos y constructores de la Arquitectura Norestense”

Architect Carlos Rugerio presented on the Architecture of Norther Tamaulipas, it's Artisans, and Constructors. I was very impressed with his vast knowledge of this area and his 30 years of historical experience were evident. He specifically focused in Mier, Camargo, Reynosa, Revilla, Laredo, Matamoros, and Roma and briefly talked about Cerralvo. This is a presentation that literally is for everyone … Read the rest

Presentation “Artesanos y Constructores de la Arquitectura Norestense”

Architect Carlos Rugerio will present on the Architecture of Norther Tamaulipas, it's Artisans, and Constructors. This is a presentation that literally is for everyone with roots in Northern Mexico and South Texas. Learn about the building that our ancestors lived in.

The presentation will be February 12, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the Speer Memorial Library located at 801 E.

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Early Settlers of Camargo: Jose Matias Longoria and Maria Margarita Hinojosa

An early family of Camargo is that of Jose Matias Longoria and Maria Margarita Hinojosa. They are listed in the 1757 census of Revilla as follows: "Matias Longoria, enfermo, casado con Margarita de Hinojosa, tiene cinco hijos, todas armas y diez caballos.".

The parents of Jose Matias Longoria ae Juan Diego Longoria and Clara Maria Chapa. His wife Maria Margarita … Read the rest