Early Settlers of Camargo: Juan Bautista Garcia and Maria Rodriguez

Juan Bautista Garcia and Maria Rodriguez

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

Early Settlers of Revilla: Jose Felix Herrera and Angela Josefa Gutierrez de Lara

Jose Felix Herrera and Angela Josefa Gutierrez de Lara

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

Presentation “The Militarization of the Texas – Mexican Border 1910 – 1920”

The Militarization of the Texas - Mexican Border 1910 - 1920

Come and listen to Beatrice de Leon Edwards present "The Militarization of the Texas - Mexican Border 1910 - 1920". Learn of the events that lead to this militarization and get an idea of how your ancestors might have had been impacted by it. This presentation will be excellent for any family historian, genealogist, or History buff.

The presentation will

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Early Settlers of Monterrey: Diego Rodriguez and Sebastiana de Trevino Quintanilla

Diego Rodriguez and Sebastiana de Trevino Quintanilla

One of the early settling families of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico is that of Diego Rodriguez and Sebastiana de Trevino Quintanilla.

The parents of Diego Rodriguez are Baltazar de Sosa and Maria Ines Rodriguez.

The parents of Sebastiana de Trevino Quintanilla are Juan de Farias and Maria de Trevino.

Diego was married an additional two times. His second wife was … Read the rest