Tag Archives: Mexican Ancestry

Nueva Galicia Genealogical Society

Nueva Galicia Genealogical Society

If your ancestors were from the Mexican states of Jalisco, Zacatecas, and Aguascalientes then you might want to get to know a bit more about the Nueva Galicia Genealogical Society.

Nueva Galicia used to be a kingdom of New Spain and it used to cover the areas of present-day Jalisco, …

Hispanic Surnames and Family History

Hispanic Surnames and Family History

Having Mexican roots means that there is a high probability that you also have a Hispanic last name.

I recently bought a new batch of books for our genealogy group Las Villas del Norte and one of those was titled Hispanic Surnames and Family History.

This book contains thousands of …