by Moises Garza

August 25, 2014

Last Names of Nuevo Leon

In this episode, Jesus “Chuy” Correa talks about The Real History of Starr County from prehistoric times to present times. It is a recording of his presentation to the Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Society.

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Show Notes:

This is session number 11

Today’s main topic will be a Jesus “Chuy” Correas presentation to the Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Association.

Send us your questions or comments to [email protected].


1. The Mier Church Padrones (Census)

We are currently transcribing the Mier Padrones. If you want to help visit the We Are Cousins community at

  1. Speaking engagement for the Brownsville Historical Society

I got clarification from Creig Stone the Education and Programs Coordinator

With Brownsville Historical Association

Branching out the 2014 Genealogical Fair will be on the 11th of October at the Brownsville Historical Association.

3 This week’s Tool

Box  – Keeping your Genealogy Research Organized

4 This Weeks Online Resource

The Border Crossing Cards

United States Border Crossings from Mexico to United States, 1903-1957

5 This week’s book

The Real Stories of Starr County by Jesus “Chuy” Correa

6 Upcoming Genealogical Conferences

Federation of Genealogical Societies conference “Gone  To Texas” will be August 27-30 in San Antonio Texas

35th Annual Texas Hispanic Genealogical and Historical Conference September 25-27

Website: – Thank You Ofelia Olson for the link.

7 The Real Stories of Starr County by Jesus “Chuy” Correa

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I hope that you had fun and until next time, God bless.


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About the author 

Moises Garza

I have doing my family genealogy since 1998. I am also the creator of this blog We Are Cousins, and the Mexican Genealogy blog. To always be up to date with both of these sites follow me on Facebook. To contact me or book me for a presentation, buy my books, and or learn more about me visit my personal website at

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