Welcome to We Are Cousins!

Our blog contains more than 1200 articles about South Texas and Northeastern Mexico Genealogy. These articles are about our common ancestors, new and rare books, and genealogy resources. Did you know that if you have have deep roots in this area, we are related within the 5th to 8th generation. Yes, We Are Cousins! 

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Group photo of our We Are Cousins family at the 39th Annual Texas States Genealogical and Historical Conference. View Last Year's Group Photo.

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A South Texas and Northeastern Mexico Online Genealogy Community for Everyone!


Las Villas del Norte Genealogical Group provides, in a digital platform, the same benefits that a genealogical society offers plus much more!

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