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Re: Mendozas from Michoacan, Mexico
Posted by: betty Date: November 28, 2001 at 05:20:08
In Reply to: Re: Mendozas from Michoacan, Mexico by Betty of 436

My Grandmother changed her last name when she came to the states, but her real name was Emila Contreras Mendoza. I really don't know much more because she doesn't like talking about her families past. But this is what I found out over Thanksgiving.

Aurelio Mendoza
married
Maximiana Mendoza Gomez.

Had
Alfredo Mendoza Gomez
married
Paula Mendoza Gomez Mata=(mothers madien surname)
(I think they were cousins or something like that but couldn't get more info)

Had
Emila Mendoza Gomez (Contreras married surname)
Paula, Cuca, Ofelia are some of her sisters....
married
Pedro Contreras Molina

I also know that they are from Lazaro Cardenas. My mom went to college in Las Guacamayas for accounting and seamstres.

I have more information, if any names sound familiar please email me at betty@alaskanstores.com


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