María de la Cruz – A NM mtDNA case study. “Bernardina Vasquez and Her New DNA Cousins”

A lot of social media talk and article publications as of late seem to focus on Y-DNA. Therefore, I feel the need to host the attached article as well as an associated web link to the related material. Like so many New Mexicans, my mtDNA line leads to María de la Cruz through Bernadina Vasquez. The following article is a great study on these women and how DNA has connected them to other NM mtDNA lineages.

Article: bernardina-vasquez-and-her-new-dna-cousins