Dr. Ruben D. Pastrana Guerrero

Recommended Book – Antigua Mision de Guadalupe de Los Hoyos

Antigua Mision de Gudalupe de Los Hoyos is a book researched and written by Dr. Ruben Dario Pastrana Guerrero. I had the good luck of finding it at the University of Texas Pan American in Edinburg, Texas. This book is an excellent read and is packed with local history and mainly the history of the Catholic Church […]

Fusilamiento del General Aguirre Benavides en Monte Redondo, Los Aldamas, N.L. en 1915

The above is an invitation that Dr. Ruben Dario Pastrana Guerrero has sent me to post on this blog. I hope if you are interested and can attend that you may do so. If youa re interested in reading more about General Brigadier Eugenio Aguirre Benavides please see this previous guest post by Dr. Pastrana.Copyright […]

Carta Enviada en 1863 Al Cura de Mier por Residentes de San Andres del Arcabuz – Guest Post by Dr. Ruben D. Pastrana Guerrero

The following is a guest post by Dr. Ruben D. Pastrana Guerrero. It is a letter that was sent to the Priest of Mier in 1863 asking that they not be annexed to the new parish of Los Aldamas but wish to instead remain under the Mier Parish. Included is the Responce by the priest and also […]

General Brigadier Eugenio Aguirre Benavides- Guest Post by Dr. Ruben D. Pastrana Guerrero

The following post is a guest post by Dr. Ruben D. Pastrana Guerrero Official Historian for the municipality of the Los Aldamas, Nuevo. It is in Spanish and if you can not read Spanish I strongly recommend you check out the Google translation. This post is a short story about General Brigadier Eugenio Aguirre Benavides whom was killed in Los Aldamas, […]

Profr. y Tte. Coronel Luis Felipe Elizondo Alanís – Guest Post by Dr. Ruben D. Pastrana Guerrero

The following post is a guest post by Dr. Ruben D. Pastrana Guerrero Official Historian for the municipality of the Los Aldamas, Nuevo. It is in Spanish and if you can not read Spanish I strongly recommend you check out the Google translation. This post is a short biography of Profr. y Tte. Coronel Luis Felipe Elizondo Alanís, whom was from […]