The following is an excellent book about Blas Maria de la Garza Falcon whom was the son of General Blas de la Garza Falcon (1673-1736), governor of the province of Coahuila from 1723 to 1729 and 1733 to 1735, and Dona Beatriz de Villarreal. He was born in or near Monterrey, Nuevo Leon in 1712. He married Dona Catarina Gomez de Castro whom was the daughter of Don Antonio Gomez de Castro and Dona Nicolasa Baez de Trevino, on January 1, 1731 at the mining town of Boca de Leones, present day Villaldamas, Nuevo Leon , Mexico.
Book Cover of “Captain Blas Maria de la Garza Falcon Colonizer of South Texas”:
This book is an excellent book and is packed with great details and not to mention genealogical information. The book was written by Cleotilde P. Garcia back in 1984.
Where to obtain a copy:
- You can download this book for free from FamilySearch
- The University of Texas Pan American has also a copy in their catalog.
- You may also want to check a library near you for a copy using WorldCat.org
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