To Start with, I will add an interesting
fact to this website.
Later I will start putting things here that pertain to the History
I am a Mexican descendant of
Manuel & Juanita Becerra of Jalisco, Mexico.
Their son Genaro Becerra married Juanita Hernandez who was daughter
Paul and Margaret Hernandez
Genaro Becerra came to the United States on a Work Train for 5
With the help of a school teacher, he applied for his Naturalization
and eventually became a Naturalized American (I have his card and
He worked for the Railroad until he was blinded in a railroad
His son married my mother in Illinois and viola!!
I was born 11 years later among 3 other children
I am trying to find relatives there or in the
I know of only one whose name may have been Saturno Hernandez in
Cook Co., Illinois or nearby.
I don't have any data for this site yet but will
in the future
The reason I am putting this online now is because a very
interesting fact that I found.
Did you know that the Cinderella story came from a story that was
Folk Lore named CINDER-MARY (Cuento de
CLICK HERE to read the story.
Happy Hunting, Genealogy People!
Mesoamerica many cultures matured into advanced civilizations such
as the Olmec, the Toltec, the Teotihuacan, the Maya and the Aztec
before the first contact with Europeans. In 1521, Spain
conquered and colonized the territory, which was administered as the
viceroyalty of New Spain which would eventually become Mexico as the
colony gained independence in 1821. The post-independence
period was characterized by economic instability, territorial
secession and civil wars, including foreign intervention, two
empires and two long domestic dictatorships. The latter led to
the Mexican Revolution in 1910, which culminated with the
promulgation of the 1917 Constitution and the emergence of the
country's current political system. Elections held in July
2000 marked the first time that an opposition party won the
presidency from the Institutional Revolutionary Party (Spanish:
Partido Revolucionario Institucional, PRI)
FLAG OF MEXICO:
COAT OF ARMS