Hitler’s Deception: His Beginning

On June 28, 1919, the Treaty of Versailles was signed which imposed severe conditions on Germany. Germany was threatened of being invaded and was forced to sign the treaty and accepts responsibility for the war which led them to make huge payments for the damages done. The treaty limited Germany’s military and transferred territory to…

Marriage Record of Manuel Perez and Teresa Perez

Marriage Record of Manuel Perez and Teresa Perez, my 2nd great-grandparents, who were married in Lampazos, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, on April 14, 1877. The parents of Manuel Perez were Jose Maria Perez and Francisca Galindo. Teresa Perez parents were Pedro Perez and Francisca Garza. The text reads as follows: “En la Iglesia Parroquial de la…

Map of Nuevo Reino de Leon and Nuevo Santander

For those in search of a map that includes Nuevo Leon, Nuevo Santander, and the Mexican coast look no farther.  The following map can be acquired from the Spanish Archives (Archivos de Espana).  The link below will lead you to the website. http://pares.mcu.es/ The PARES (Portal de Archivos Espanoles) will appear, click on the Busqueda…

Texas and Northeastern Mexico, 1630-1690, History Book

For those interested in the history of Texas and Northeastern Mexico make sure to get your hands on this detailed book, Texas and Northeastern Mexico, 1630-1690. It was written by Juan Bautista Chapa, also known as the “Anonymous Author”. This book was first published until 1909. In this account, Chapa reveals to us the history…

Five Theodore Roosevelt Quotes For Men

Theodore Roosevelt served as the 26th President of the United States from September 14, 1901 – March 4, 1909. Besides being the President of the United States, he also served as Police Commissioner of New York City, he was also appointed as the Assitant Secretary of the Navy in 1897 by President McKinley. When the…

God Of All Mankind

Many Centuries were to pass before the God that spake in the Burning Bush was to manifest Himself in a new revelation, which nevertheless was the oldest of all the inspirations of the Hebrew people—as the God not only of Israel, but of all mankind who wished to serve Him; a God not only of…