Month: November 2016

Bexar Archives Online 1717 – 1805

A great genealogical and historical resource that we have at our disposal is the Bexar Archives located at The University of Texas at Austin in their Briscoe Center for American History. This collection contains documents from 1717 to 1805. These archives are the official Spanish documents that preserve the political, military, economic, and social life of the Spanish province of…

Josefa Gonzalez, 11 Generations and mtDNA Results

Crispin Rendon has published another DNA report and this one is the one for Josefa Gonzalez. Raymundo Arturo Gonzalez had his maternal DNA tested and has an unbroken link to Josefa Gonzalez whom was the wife of Capitan Alonso de Leon. Here is what Crispin mentions in his report. Raymundo Arturo Linares is the mtDNA descendant of Josefa Gonzalez (spouse…