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Maria San Juanita Anzaldua and Salvador Cavazos Gallegos

Married 12 Jan 1829 in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Salvador Cavazos Gallegos owned the AZADORES RANCH in Run, Hidalgo, Texas. 

The Azadores Ranch was originally a part of the LA BLANCA LAND GRANT given to Lino Cavazos.

Salvador Cavazos Gallegos and Maria San Juanita Anzaldua are the 3rd great grandparents of Maria Yolanda Lopez [Lucero].


Salvador was baptized 9 Aug 1809 in Reynosa, the son of Jose Ignacio Cavazos and Maria Gertrudis Gallegos.

Salvador died 14 Jan 1886 and was buried in the Asadores Munoz cemetery in Run, Hidalgo, Texas.

Salvador's paternal grandparents are Juan Jose Cavazos and Maria Teresa de la Garza. 

Salvador's maternal grandparents are Ignacio Gallegos and Maria Antonia Torres.

Maria San Juanita was born about 1813 in Mexico, the daughter of Jose Anselmo Anzaldua and Maria Calixtra Cano Perez.

Maria San Juanita died 12 May 1887 and was also buried in the Asadores Munoz cemetery.

The children of Salvador Cavazos Gallegos and Maria San Juanita Anzaldua

  Child Date Place Spouse
1 Jose Tomas Cavazos baptized 25 Dec 1830 Reynosa  

Preciliana Cavazos**

born about 1832   Jesus Ramon Munoz*
3 Maria Eulalia Cavazos baptized 19 Jan 1836 Reynosa Bernabe Ybarra
4 Petra Cavazos baptized 5 Aug 1838 Reynosa Manuel Munoz Ramon*

Rosalia Cavazos

baptized 31 Aug 1840 Reynosa  
6 Maria Angelica Cavazos*** baptized 11 Aug 1841 Reynosa Thomas James Handy
7 Maximo Cavazos baptized 22 May 1845 Reynosa  
8 Maria Dolores Cavazos baptized 9 Apr 1848 Reynosa Charles Heintz
9 Salvador Cavazos Jr 5 Apr 1853 Reynosa Eulalia Flores Garza

*Jesus Ramon Munoz and Manuel Munoz Ramon were brothers, sons of Prudencio Munoz and Felipa Ramon. 

**See Munoz Family Picture

***See Munoz/Handy Picture

SOURCE INFORMATION:  See Reynosa Matrimonios 1793-1882 and Reynosa Bautismos 1801-1912.  I found zeroxed copies of these records at the Family History Center in McAllen, Hidalgo, Texas on the corner of 2nd and La Vista. July 2006.  The baptism pages from 1831-1835 were torn out.  See also Images of America Donna Texas by Karen Gerhardt and Laura Lincoln [Chapter 2 Founding Hispanic Families pp 17-32]. 

ISBN 0-7385-1943-X


Salvador Cavazos and family



Standing [left to right]

Tranquilino Avila, Adela Munoz de Avila, Natalia Munoz de Balli,

Vicoria Munoz de Gonzales, Maria Munoz de Guzman & Candelario Munoz

Sitting down [left to right]

Antonia Munoz de Uresti, Baby Roberto [on mother's lap], Francisca Flores,

Belen Munoz de Avila, Dionicio Munoz, Andrea Munoz de Campbell [little girl],

Preciliana Cavazos de Munoz, baby Rafael Uresti & Jesus Munoz


Daniel Munoz and Eloisa Handy

Married June 22, 1903 at Esperanza Ranch in south Texas

Daniel Munoz, son of Dionicio Munoz and Francisca Flores

Eloisa Handy, daughter of Thomas J Handy and Angela Cavazos

See some of the descendants of Juan Jose Cavazos [grandfather of Salvador Cavazos Gallegos]

Page updated April 25, 2008