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This is the September 16, 1821 Baptism of Jose Gil Lopez Rios who was baptized in San Gregorio Magno in Cerralvo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. He is my 3rd great grandfather.It is mentioned int his record that the parents of Jose Gil Lopez Rios are Lorenzo Lopez and Maria Barbara Rios.The record also indicates that he was seventeen days old at…

1821 Baptism of Jose Gil Lopez Rios

1821 Baptism of Jose Gil Lopez Rios
This is the September 16, 1821 Baptism of Jose Gil Lopez Rios who was baptized in San Gregorio Magno in Cerralvo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. He is my 3rd great grandfather. It is mentioned int his record that the parents of Jose Gil Lopez Rios are Lorenzo Lopez and Maria Barbara Rios. The record also indicates that he was seventeen days old at…

1855 Death Record of Maria Paula Garcia

1855 Death Record of Maria Paula Garcia
This is the September 28, 1855 Death Record of Maria Paula Garcia who died in Mier, Tamaulipas, Mexico. She is my 5th great grandmother.  Unfortunately this record has no names of parents or husband. it does provide a valuable clue, her age. With it we can state with confidence that she is the same Maria Paula baptized february 1, 1795 to…

2018 Family History Conference

2018 Family History Conference
If you missed the 39th Annual Conference there is still an opportunity to attend a genealogy conference in San Antonio. The 2018 Family History Conference hosted by the Texas State Genealogical Society will be taking place from November 2-4, 2018. I already booked my room and also got a vendor table to promote my books, We Are Cousins, and also…

The 39th Annual Conference Was Awesome!

The 39th Annual Conference Was Awesome
In simple words, the 39th Annual Conference Was Awesome! Just like last year, this years conference did not disappoint. The above photo is of members of the We Are Cousins community. Last year Noe Longoria got us all together for the group photo and we intend to keep it as a tradition for each year going forward. Unfortunately, Noe could…

The 39th Annual Conference Starts Today

39th Annual Texas Hispanic Genealogical and Historical Conference
.I am so excited that the 39th Annual Conference Starts Today! Actually, it’s full name is the 39th Annual Texas State Genealogical and Historical conference. As you may already know this year it is in San Antonio Texas. Also, as you read this I am either on my way to San Antonio or setting up my vendor table. If you…

1827 Baptism of Maria Antonia Salinas Hinojosa

1827 Baptism of Maria Antonia Salinas Hinojosa
This is the 1827 Baptism of Maria Antonia Salinas Hinojosa who was baptized in San Gregorio Magno in Cerralvo, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. She is my 3rd great grandmother. The record indicates that her father is Jose Francisco Salinas and Maria Celedonia Hinojosa. It is also important to note that she was nine days old and was from el Rancho de la Manteca.…

1850 Baptism of Maria Dorotea Lozano Bosques

1850 Baptism of Maria Dorotea Lozano Bosques
This is the 1850 Baptism of Maria Dorotea Lozano Bosques who was baptized in Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe in Guadalupe, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. She is the 2nd great grandmother of my wife. It is indicated in thsi record that she is the daughter of Justo Lozano and Gertrudis Vosquez. She grows up to marry Jose Encarnacion del Refugio Perez who is the…

1862 Death Record of Jose Narciso Perez

This is the September 14, 1862 Death Record of Jose Narciso Perez who died in the Hacienda del Cercado in Nuevo Leon, Mexico. He was my 3rd great grandfather. His death was registered in Santiago, Nuevo Leon since el Cercado is under it's jurisdiction. The preson declaring the death of Narcizo is non other than his father Jose Anselmo Perez. The record…