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Tracing My Mother’s Ancestors From Revilla to San Ygnacio, Texas
In this presentation "Tracing My Mother's Ancestors From Revilla to San Ygnacio, Texas" professor Gonzalez talks about his pioneering ancestors[...]

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January 19, 2020

Tracing My Mother's Ancestors From Revilla to San Ygnacio, Texas


December 8, 2019

A Look at Mexico Catholic Church Records

November 10, 2019

October 20, 2019

A Look at Mexican Civil Registration Records

September 8, 2019

Las Villas del Norte Community Tree

August 11, 2019

Tlaxcalan Colonizers of Northern New Spain

July 15, 2019

Deciphering Historical Past Censuses

June 9, 2019

April 14, 2019

March 10, 2019

Nuevo Santander Roots

February 10, 2019

Rebooting Your Genealogy

January 13, 2019

Visiting A Cemetery and Uploading Photos to Find A Grave


December 19, 2018

Making Sense of Endogamy and its Effect in our DNA

November 19, 2018

The Militarization of the Texas-Mexico Broder 1910-1920

October 15, 2018

September 10, 2018

Two Countries One Lie

August 13, 2018

Researching Your Ancestors in the Rio Grande Valley

June 11, 2018

La Voz de Amor

April 16, 2018

How to Organize Your Genealogical Information

March 19, 2018

Census Data A Genealogists Valued Resource

February 23, 2018

How to Organize Your Genealogical Information

January 19, 2018

Why You Should Use a Computer Program to Manage Your Family Tree


December 10, 2017

Resources to Help You Get the Most out of Your DNA

November 12, 2017

PARES Portal de Archivos Españoles

October 15, 2017

Bringing The Community Together

September 10, 2017

What is GEDmatch and How it Can Help You

August 13, 2017

Genealogy: Let's Make History!

June 11, 2017

Overview of 23andme

March 12, 2017

Overview of AncestryDNA

February 12, 2017

Artesanos y Constructores de la Arquitectura Norestense

January 10, 2017

Primeras Familias Pobladoras del Sur de Texas y Norte de Tamaulipas


December 11, 2016

Backing up and Protecting Your Genealogical Data

November 6, 2016

Researching Dispensations at Diocese of Guadalajara

October 16, 2016

American Genealogical Resources to Help You Find Your Ancestors

September 11, 2016

Overview of and Search Strategies

August 14, 2016

The History of Mercedes, Texas

July 10, 2016

Find your ancestors in the U.S. Census Records

APRIL 16, 2016

The Historical Legacy of Juan Bautista Chapa

April 10, 2016

Overview of FamilySearch and Research Strategies

March 13, 2016

Soy de Duval

February 7, 2016

Jose Bernardo Gutierrez de Lara Uribe, the First President of Texas

January 10 2016

Genealogical Resources for Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico


December 12th 2015

Getting Started in Your Genealogy

November 8th 2015

Beginners DNA Testing for Genealogy

November 8th 2015

​Introduction to Las Villas del Norte DNA Project

October 11th 2015

Origin of the Gonzalez Hidalgo Family and Journey Crossing the Border

September 13th 2015

​The History of Ciudad Mier

August 9nd 2015

Tools and Software to Preserve Your Photos and Documents

July 12th 2015

Balos War A Historical Novel About the Plan of San Diego

June 14th 2015

Researching Your Genealogy at UTRGV

April 12th 2015

Libro de Matrimonios de Reynosa 1790 - 1811

March 8th 2015

Using Church Records to Find Your Ancestors

March 8th 2015

Overview of Las Villas del Norte