Mexican Genealogy Blog

The books titled Diccionario Biografico del Occidente Novohispano by Thomas Hillerkuss contain a treasure trove of genealogical information. 

I first came aware of them a few years ago while researching some ancestors out of Zacatecas.

As far as I am aware of, there are four volumes covering the last names

Conquistadors and Land Titles of Jalisco

Conquistadors and Land Titles of Jalisco

In this post, you will find a great resource that contains information on some of the first conquistadors and land titles of Jalisco, Mexico.

 

This resource is a book titled "Ameca, Protufundacion Mexicana: historia de la propiedad del valle de Ameca, Jalisco y circunvecindad".

 

Ameca is a municipality

The House of Cabrera in Cordoba

The House of Cabrera in Cordoba

The House of Cabrera in Cordoba is a book that P. Francisco Ruano wrote back in 1756 and published in 1779. Its Spanish name is “Casa de Cabrera en Cordova: Obra Genealogica Historica”.

With this post, I am sharing with you the Google Books scanned copy. You can find the …