Surname Saturday: Costa Carneiro of Maia

I took a brief hiatus from Surname Saturday.  I’m continuing through my Azorean maternal roots.  The last entry I did was on Pacheco de Resendes of Maia.  Today, I will post about the Costa Carneiro’s of Maia. The first person of this surname in my tree is Josefa Costa Carneiro.  She was my 6th great […]

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Surname Saturday: Pacheco de Resendes

This week I’m tackling the Pacheco de Resendes line of Maia, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel Island, Azores. My Great Great Grandfather, Jozimas de Braga, was born to Jacintho Jose de Braga and Rosa de Medeiros Pacheco.  Rosa starts the Pacheco de Resendes tree even if she didn’t use the surname. Rosa was born 4 May […]

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Surname Saturday: Correa of Maia

Today I’m listing out my Correa line (also spelled Correya) of Maia, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel Island.  This is a tiny maternal line that connects to my Paiva de Braga’s. Pedro de Paiva’s mother was Catharina Rocha.  She married Manoel de Paiva  on 28 Dec 1705, in Maia.  Manoel’s line can be found in the […]

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