Early Settlers of Revilla: Cristobal Baez de Benavides and Maria Rita Cuellar

Cristobal Baez de Benavides and Maria Rita Cuellar

One of the early settling families of Revilla (Ciudad Guerrero), Tamaulipas, Mexico is that of Cristobal Baez de Benavides and Maria Rita Cuellar. They are listed on the 1757 census of Revilla as follows: "Don Cristobal Benavidez, casado con Doña Maria Cuellar, siete hijos, armas, cuarenta caballos y dos burros".

Cristobal Baez de Benavides is the son of Juan Baez … Read the rest

Presentation “Nuevo Santander Roots”

Nuevo Santander Roots

Join us for a presentation by Manuel Hinojosa on Nuevo Santander Roots. This presentation depicts important seventeenth and eighteen century leaders and their families. Mr. Hinojosa will share his travels on the same caminos taken by these early pioneers to New Spain and the early settlements in Nuevo Leon. The time line of two hundred years ends with the establishment

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