Northeastern Mexico


Las Villas del Norte Newsletter Volume 1 Issue 2 – June 2015

Las Villas del Norte Newsletter Volume 1 Issue 2 – June 2015

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This past Monday Las Villas del Norte published their June newsletter. Here is more information about it just in case that you may be interested in getting a copy of it. It contains information about their last three presentations and something that may be of great interest to you is that it contains family groups…
WAC-24: The Plan of San Diego “Balo’s War”, with Alfredo Cardenas

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

  Play Podcast: http://traffic.libsyn.com/moisesgarza/WAC-024.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed 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 …

RGV HGS Meeting, Ranching and The Province of Nuevo Santander

This past Sunday I attended the Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Association’s meeting at the Harlingen Public Library. The presenter was Elizandro Munoz whom is an assistant professor of History at South Texas College for the Weslaco campus. His presentation was titled Ranching and The Province of Nuevo Santander. Overall Points of the Presentation: Mr. Munoz explained how the Spanish…

Spanish Colonial Ranching Communities a Dissertation by Mary Jo Galindo

Anyone doing Genealogy research in South Texas and Northeastern Mexico at one point, while doing research, cannot help but stumble into Mary Jo Galindo’s Dissertation “Con Un Pie En Cada Lado: Ethnicities and the Archaeology of Spanish Colonial Ranching Communities Along the Lower Río Grande Valley” which is a great 353 page work about South Texas and Northeastern Mexico Ranching…