Tag Archives: Genealogy

Female mtDNA Descendants of Ana de Maya

This is the mtDNA report of Ana de Maya that was prepared by Crispin Rendon and it contains ten generations of her female descendants. Ana de Maya is my 9th great grandmother through both my paternal and maternal side. She was born about 1636 and died in 6-5-1677 in Monterrey Nuevo Leon Mexico. She was married to Juan de Treviño.…

37th Hispanic Genealogical and Historical Conference

Here is everything that you need to know about the upcoming 37th Hispanic Genealogical and Historical Conference that will be held this year in Corpus Christi Texas. This year’s conference will be hosted by the Spanish American Genealogical Society (SAGA). It will be held from October the 6th through the 8th at the Holiday Inn Marina Hotel. If you have…

Images of America Mercedes

Mercedes Texas is the home of many readers of We Are Cousins. It has also been the hometown of many of their ancestors. This past Sunday I had the opportunity to present to the Rio Grande Valley Hispanic Genealogical Society in Harlingen Texas. After my presentation I had the good fortune of meeting Beatrice de Leon Edwards through an introduction…