I was at the Southern California Genealogical Society's 2010 Jamboree this past weekend. I dropped by the Los Californianos booth, for at least the fourth time. The nice lady at the booth (I forgot your name!) asked me what the surname was of the family I had in early…Continue
My grandmother Maria Luisa Echeverría was born in 1908 in Guadalajara, Jalisco to Refugio Echeverría. The family story that I'm trying to confirm is regarding her father.
As the story has it, his name was Juan Ramirez, and he was a bullfighter. His father… Continue
If you follow my twitter, you already know that my aunt and I have traded genealogy notes. I showed her how to use Legacy and gave her a file to start out with, and also lent her my Aceves-Echeverria binder to make copies of my documents. In turn, she and my other aunt (who is visiting from Mexico) lent me their stuff. I think that I got the better deal!… Continue