Podcast

Silvario Villegas a Civil War Veteran

WAC-25: Silvario Villegas a Civil War Veteran with Michelle Hinojosa Melencio

  Play Podcast: Summary: In this episode Moises talks with librarian Michelle Hinojosa Melencio whom is a member of the We Are Cousins community. They talk about Michelle’s ancestor Silvario Villegas a Civil War Veteran, about Family Tree Maker, and DNA research. Show Notes: This is session number 25 This podcast’s main topic will be an interview […]

Balos War, A Novel About the Plan of San Diego

WAC-24: The Plan of San Diego “Balo’s War”, with Alfredo Cardenas

  Play Podcast: Summary: In this episode Moises talks with Alfredo Cardenas the author of “Balo’s War: A Novel About the Plan of San Diego”. They talk about Alfredo’s blog Soy de Duval and his upcoming Historical Novel. Show Notes: This is session number 24 This podcast’s main topic will be an interview with Alfredo Cardenas […]

The Yolanda Gonzalez Collection

WAC-23: The Yolanda Gonzalez Collection with Gene Fernandez

  Play Podcast: Summary: In this episode Moises talks with Gene Fernandez from the Brownsville City Cemetery and the Brownsville Historical Society. They talk about the “Yolanda Gonzalez Collection” among other topics. Show Notes: This is session number 23 Gene Fernandez talks about the Yolanda Gonzalez Collection that he helped obtain and preserve. The collection […]

Apellidos Norestenses with Welester Alvarado

WAC-22: Apellidos Norestenses with Welester Alvarado

  Play Podcast: Summary: In this episode Moises talks with Welester Alvarado the former president of the La Sociedad de Genealogia de Nuevo Leon. They talk about the project “Apellidos Norestenses” among many other topics.

Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Society with Mary Torres

WAC-21: The Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Society With Mary Torres

Play Podcast: Summary: In this episode Moises talks with Mary Torres the current president of the Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Society. They talk about the benefits that the RGVHGS offers and also why you should join a local genealogical society.

Reynosa Marriages 1790-1811 with Mario Davila

WAC-20: Matrimonios de Reynosa 1790-1811 with Mario Davila

  Play Podcast: Summary: In this episode Moises talks with Mario Davila the author of Matrimonios de Reynosa. A book that provides researchers with a very comprehensive index to the marriages of Reynosa covering the time period of 1970 to 1811. They also talk about great genealogical tips for new researchers and family historians.

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Is the We Are Cousins Podcast Gone?

I recently got this question and had no sure answer for it. You could say that the podcast burned me out and needed some time off. I tried to change the format once to only find out that it was not going to work neither. I decided to change it once again and I love […]

DNA Results of Clarissa Perez

WAC-19: DNA Results for Clarissa Perez

Play Podcast: Summary: In this episode Moises talks about the AncestryDNA results of his wife Clarissa Perez. He also talks about the book Real Stories of Starr County, The Real Starr Website, and the death record of his 8th Great Grandfather Blas Canales.

Tejanos in the American Civil War

WAC-18: Tejanos in the American Civil War

    Play Podcast: Summary: Wilson P. Bourgeois provides a great presentation of Tejanos involvement in the American Civil War, specially South Texas Tejanos. Moises talks about the book 246 Testamentos de Monterrey, Lists of Pasajeros a Indias, and the baptism of Margarita Gutierrez, in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

WAC-17: A Short History of Texas Land Titles

    Play Podcast: Summary: Dr. Chance gives a short overview of the History of Texas land titles. Moises talks about the volume 10 of The Families of Saltillo, Cohuila, The Vital Contribution of Texas in the Winning of the American Revolution, and the 1689 Church Marriage of Antonio Lopez Prieto and Maria Rodriguez de Montemayor in […]