Saphira Armijo’s recording – 11-20-2023 19:05:27

 Hailey armijo and Saphira armijo we are sisters we talked about her life story. We also discussed some other things. Like her life and what she would like to be remembered as.

Adele Johnson and Carolyn Bornfleth

Cousins Carolyn Bornfleth (68) and Adele Johnson (72) remember their ancestor Maria Rosa Villalpando, who was captured by the Comanche tribe in 1760. They discuss how Villalpando ultimately came to lead an independent life in St. Louis, MO and bond...

Margaret Rodríguez Callahan and Robert Rodríguez

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Buron "Buff" Buffkin and Joelene "Jo" Wentz

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Kristen Rael Wakefield and Anthony Rael

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