WAC-012: Do You Have A Cavazos Connection?


Do You Have A Cavazos Connection

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This episode of contains the audio of the presentation of Carlos Cantu done in June for the RGVHGS titled “Do you have a Cavazos cconnection”. Also Moises talks about the Mier Padron Project, the book about Alonso De Leon, and Transcript, a tool to help you transcribe images.

Show Notes:

This is session number 12

This podcasts topic will be Do you have a Cavazo’s Connection? I have for you the audio recording of the June presentation done by Carlos Cantu for the RGVHGS.

Send us your questions or comments to moisesgarza@gmail.com.


1. We are Cousins Facebook Page Question

Left at We Are Cousins Facebook Page

While researching my family in Burgos, Tamaulipas, Mexico, I came across a burial record that stated that an ancestor made a will right before he died in March of 1818. Could anyone give me an idea of where i would look to find a copy of this will?” by Angela

  1. The Mier Padrones Project

The first ever project by the We Are Cousins Community. I want to thank Chris Lozano Martinez (1797), Terry Hutson (1798) and Clementina (1799).

3 This week’s Tool

AncestryDNA Helper – Provides added functionality to AncestryDNA


4 This Weeks Online Resource

Transcript – Free Software to Help You Transcribe Your Genealogy Records


5 This week’s book

Alonso de Leon Sus Descendientes – Alonso de Leon His Descendants


6 Upcoming Genealogical Conferences

Did anyone go to the “Gone  To Texas” Genealogical conference this past August 27-30 in San Antonio Texas? Let me know or we can talk about it.

35th Annual Texas Hispanic Genealogical and Historical Conference September 25-27 Already mailed in my registration fee.

Website: www.southtexasgenealogy.org – Thank You Ofelia Olson for the link.

7 Do you have a Cavazos Connection?

  • Marry Torres Introduces Carlos Cantu.

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Help support this podcast by buying any of my eBooks located on the books tab. Thank you in advance I really appreciate you.

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

About Moises Garza

This blog is an attempt to document my family and make you aware of resources that I find. I also hope that with this blog I can network with other researchers interested in this region and connect with long lost relatives. To keep up to date with this blog follow us with RSS feed, Twitter, Facebook, or Google+. Contact me at moisesgarza@gmail.com

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