Tracing their Travieso family roots
Frank and Tommy Travieso of Floresville visit with Don Jose Travieso, a distant relative, while tracing their family history in the Canary Islands off the coast of Africa.
The descendants of Don Vicente Alvarez Travieso, the first alcalde -- or mayor -- of San Antonio de Bexar, now present-day San Antonio, went in search of their roots. In October 2014, the Travieso brothers of Floresville, Tommy and Frank, visited the Canary Islands, where their ancestors originated, accompanied by Tommy’s daughter, Jeanette, and her husband, Pastor Bennie Herrera. . . .
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