With Gerald Shepard. We are pleased to feature this new item of valuable information on the Saldivar family of Tamaulipas, Mexico and South Texas.Contains opening chapter titled” Villa de Los Cinco Señores” and contains a brief history of Santander. A neighboring town is Cruillas. As part of the Escandon expeditions three Saldivar families came here from the Monterrey area; Don Damaso Zaldivar and his wife Antonia Damiana de León from Guaxuco, Don Jose Zaldivar and his wife Josepha de León, from El Valle del Pilon, and Don Pedro Zaldivar and his wife Maria Luisa Serna, from El Valle de las Salinas. This books lists in generational chart format the descendants of Don Pedro Zaldivar and Maria Luisa Serna. Other major familes noted are Alcala, Caballero, Galvan, Garcia, Garza, Gonzalez,Guajardo, Hinojosa, Leal, Rodrigues, Rosa, Teran, and Ximenez. With Name Index. Yakima, WA, 2010 Privately published 1st Ed., 8 &1/2 x 11, 231 Pgs. HB.