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January 2014 Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Society Meeting

I just wanted to make you aware of the upcoming meeting of the January 2014 Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Society. Bellow you can see the flyer that i received this past Monday. It will be this coming Sunday the 19th of January 2014 at the Harlingen Public Library. The presenter will be Elizandro Munoz Assistant […]

The Sixteen Founders of Villa de Santiago del Saltillo

Here is the list of the sixteen founders of the Villa de Santiago del Saltillo present day Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico. I extracted the following portrait of Alberto del Canto and the names of the founders from the book titled “The Conquistadores and the Crypto-Jews of Monterrey. Among the list are 3 of my ancestors that […]

El Cronista Anonimo by Israel Cavazos Garza

The following will be of great interest to anyone that is a descendant of Juan Bautista Chapa or is interested in the History of Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, Tamaulipas, and Texas. It is a 72 page eBook where Israel Cavazos Garza proves that the anonymous author of Historia del Nuevo Reino de León, desde 1650 hasta 1690 […]

Families of General Teran, Nuevo Leon, Mexico In 16 Volumes by Crispin Rendon

Here is the listing of Crispin’s Rendon monumental work on General Teran, Nuevo leon, Mexico. They are 16 links to the 16th part series of Familias de General Teran. This series has been invaluable to my genealogy research since my wife’s Perez ancestors were from General Teran and it’s surrounding ranches. I highly recommend that […]

Porfirio Diaz Visits Ciudad Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico in 1891

In 1891 The current president of Mexico Porfirio Diaz visited Mier, Tamaulipas. I just wanted to share this since it is interesting specially if your ancestors are from Ciudad Mier. I have scanned the copy of the invitation from the book “Ciudad Mier Historia y Cultura” unfortunately when I scanned it I did not do […]

Here is a Video for the Land of the Free and Home of the Brave

I’ll keep it short, Sebastien de la Cruz, you did a great job singing our National Anthem. I just want to say. This is my land and this is your land, we are all Americans, something that those Un-American racists have obviously forgotten. If they would just do their own Genealogy. They would probably be […]

Catalogo y Sintesis de los Protocolos del Archivo Municipal de Monterrey 1599-1700

Just wanted to let you know about “Catalogo y Sintesis de los Protocolos del Archivo Municipal de Monterrey 1599-1700″ it is the first of a six book series containing an index of the contents of the archives of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. This book was written by Israel Cavazos Garza.

1920 Civil Registry Death index for Doctor Coss, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

This is the 1920 Civil Registry Death index for Doctor Coss, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. It is listed by alphabetical order.

1879 Death Index of China, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

The following is the image and transcription to the 1879 Death Index of China, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. It is listed in alphabetical order by last name. Unfortunately the page numbers to the left column can not be read.

Willacy County Records on Microfilm at The University of Texas Pan American

The following are all the records that are microfilmed and available at the University of Texas Pan American in regards to Willacy County Texas. You can see the entry at the UTPA Library Catalog.