by Moises Garza

September 1, 2014

Last Names of Nuevo Leon

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

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Show Notes:

This is session number 12

The topic of This podcast 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 [email protected].


1. We Are Cousins Facebook Page Question

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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: – Thank You Ofelia Olson for the link.

7 Do you have a Cavazos Connection?

  • Marry Torres Introduces Carlos Cantu.

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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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