La Villa de Laredo

The Villa de Laredo, present day Laredo Texas was founded by Jose de Escandon the fifteenth of May of 1755, its captain was Don Tomas Sanchez.

The following is a list of early families of Laredo prior to 1770. If you are a descendant of any of the couples mentioned here you may qualify for a Las Villas del Norte First Families Heritage Certificate.​

Laredo Settlers Prior to 1770

Listed on:

Badillo, Gervacio

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Bosquez, Juan Esteban

Bustamante, Jose Onesimo

Campos, Nicolas Antonio

Cavazos, Joaquin

Chapa, Bartolo

Cordova, Francisco

Cuellar Tomas Jr.

Diaz, Antonio

Diaz, Jose (single)

Diaz, Miguel

Flores, Antonio

Flores, Jose (no wife listed but had children)

Garcia, Cristobal

Garcia, Domingo

Garcia, Juan Bautista

Garcia, Juan Francisco

Garcia, Juan Francisco and Maria Rita (no last name provided)

Garcia, Juan Zaldivar and Catarina de las Casas

Garcia, Prudencio and Josefa Sanchez - View Family

Garcia, Leonardo (single)

Garcia, Manuel

Garcia, Miguel

Garcia, Pedro

Garza, Cayetano de la

Garza, Nicolas

Ramon, Jose and Maria Gertrudis

Salinas, Jose and Isabel Trevino

Salinas, Pedro (single)

Sanchez, Agustin and Francisca Rodriguez

Sanchez, Juan Bautista and Juana Diaz

Sanchez, Leonardo (not married)

Sanchez, Tomas and Catarina de Uribe - View Family

Trevino, Jose Leonardo and Dona Ana Moreno

(-), Juan Diego (single)​

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