2012 April

Play any Genealogy video with MX Player For Your Android Device

As you all may be aware, I bought a Kindle Fire some time back. I soon became frustrated with video file types and trying to encode video to play on my Kindle Fire. I soon gave up and thought that there had to be a better way. Soon after I hit the Android Market and Amazon App […]

mtDNA of Juana Robles – Email from Crispin Rendon

The following is an email that I received on april 13, 2012 and it is from Crispin Rendon. I strongly recommend that you check it out. More than likely you have someone related in one of these documents. Email: Hello, This message is going out to everyone in my genealogy address book.  There is no need to […]

1861 Baptism of Jose Demetrio Tanguma Pena Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico

This is the image and transcription to the 1861 Baptism of my 2nd great grand uncle Jose Demetrio Tanguma. It was through him that I found the grandparents of my great grandfather Juan Tanguma. As you can see it is always good to do research on all the family members, you never know what you will uncover. […]

1904 Birth Index of Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1904 Birth Index of Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico in lists by male and female and in alfabetical order. Cut out of original Image: Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962 >  Los Aldamas > Nacimientos 1897-1908 Transcription of above image: Num    Foja     Letra                Hombres          Num    Foja     Letra                Mujeres 34        14        A         Ancelmo Contreras     21        9          A         […]

1920 Death Index of Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1920 Death Index of Los Aldamas Nuevo Leon Mexico in alfabetical order. Cut out of original Image: FamilySearch > Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962 >  Los Aldamas > Defunsiones 1909 – 1930 Transcription of above image:                                     A Num    […]

Why are there advertisements at WeAreCousins?

It is a very good question and thus let me answer it. As many of you know I started this blog as a way to share my family genealogy and history with others doing the same or similar research. I also wanted to create a place where I could meet other people with the same interests and so […]

1818 Church Marriage of Francisco Salinas Pena and Maria Celedonia Ynojosa Lopes, Cerralvo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

The following is the 1818 church marriage of my 5th great grandparents Francisco Salinas Pena and Maria Celedonia Ynojosa Lopes. He was the son of Francisco Salinas and Maria Petra Pena. She was the daughter of Francisco Xavier Ynojosa and Maria Monica Lopes. They got married in Cerralvo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This document also indicates […]

Manage your Genealogy E-books with Calibre E-book Management Software

If you are like me, and I am pretty sure most of you are, your Genealogy E-book collection is growing. Well check out Calibre! It is a free e-book management software that can get the description to your e-books and covers. The way I like to see it, it is my own library on my computer.  What […]

Browse the 1940 Census Images of La Grulla, Texas – Is your family there?

I want to congratulate the small Texas city of La Grulla for making their Facebook page. Thanks to Jimmy Martinez everyone that has ties to this great city can keep in touch and also share its history as well as pictures. As a special treat for all those interested here is the Ancestry.com link to […]

1903 Birth Index of Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1903 Birth Index of Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico in lists by male and female and in alfabetical order. Cut out of original Image: Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962 >  Los Aldamas > Nacimientos 1897-1908 Transcription of above image: Num    Foja     Letra                Hombres          Num    Foja     Letra                Mujeres 27        10        A         Arturo Pena                 8          4          A         […]