2012 June

User Inquiry – In Search of Her Grandfather, What to do Next

Hi, Leticia Segovia In response to: Hi Moises: I ran into your blog by accident. I to am trying to find my roots but have run into a problem. Maybe you can help or lead me in the right direction. My father was born in Nueva Rosita, Coahuila, but raised in Valley Hermoso, Tamalipas (from […]

MtDNA of Maria Cayetana Flores Valdez – Email from Crispin Rendon

Just wanted to let you know that I received this email from Crispin Rendon earlier today. It is the MtDNA of Maria Cayetana Flores Valdez.  Maria Cayetana Flores Valdez was the wife of Juan Garza they married on 11 Jul 1707 in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. According to the 2012 Top 20 MtDNA Report she has […]

We Are Cousins Has A New Sister Site Mexican Genealogy

I just wanted to let you know that I have started another blog titled Mexican Genealogy and you can visit it at www.mexicangenealogy.info I hope that you check it out whenever you get a chance to. Why do we need this website? Posting daily blogs posts at We Are Cousins has been a great experience and has […]

User Request – Demetrio de la Garza and Dionisia Casas Any Information is Appreceated

On June the sixth I received the following inquiry and now I am sharing it with all of you in hopes that together we may help each other out or at least in hopes that someone out there may have the answer’s  for Linda. Inquiry: I am looking for information on Demetrio de la Garza and […]

1885 Death Index of Los Aldamas Nuevo Leon Mexico

1885 Death Index of Los Aldamas Nuevo Leon, Mexico in lists by male and female and in alphabetical order. Cut out of original Image: FamilySearch > Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962 >  Los Aldamas > Defunsiones 1880 – 1909 Transcription of above image:                         Hombres                                              Mujeres C         […]

User Request – Looking for Tejano and Mexicano Ancestor Who Fought For The Confederacy

I received the following request and I just hope that anyone out there can help. You can either email Mr. Stone or post your comments at the bottom of this post. My name is Craig Stone and I am the Commander of the new Sons of Confederate Veterans camp here in the RGV. I am […]

La Havana Texas Cemetery Historical Marker

The following is the Texas Historical Marker that is outside the Cemetery of La Havana Texas. You can check the names of the people buried in this cemetery up until 1976, cemeteries-of-tx.com. You can also check out La Havana Cemetery at findagrave.com. Permission to reuse photo is here granted as long as you link back to this page. Transcript of above […]

Photos of San Jose Church in La Havana Texas

Photos of the renovated San Jose Church founded in the 1880’s and it is part of the Oblate Trail, I tried to get a photo of the marker but a Pitbull came running at me. Thus not giving me a chance to snap a shot. Feel free to use the images for your own family stories, if you re-post them on […]

1884 Death Index of Los Aldamas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1884 Death Index of Los Aldamas Nuevo Leon, Mexico in lists by male and female and in alphabetical order. Cut out of original Image: FamilySearch > Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962 >  Los Aldamas > Defunsiones 1880 – 1909 Transcription of above image:                         Hombres                                              Mujeres A         […]

User Request – Does Anyone Know His Texas Solis Family?

Ed posted this comment on this website during the weekend. If anyone has nay information please let us know on the comment section. My Aunt died in 1978 in McAllen,Tx, she was Manuela Soto de Solis, born 1908 in Sinaloa,Mx,her husband: Leopoldo Solis, born in Sinaloa,Mx they entered the USA at Eagle Pass or Nogales,Az, […]