MEXICAN DEATH LIST of TEXAS RANGER VICTIMS, early 1900s.
This list was researched and furnished by “Refusing to Forget” project
Scholars… who work in partnership with the Bullock Museum of
Texas History. One project member, Professor Trinidad Gonzales, Ph.D., recently
spoke at the Texas Alliance of Land Grant Descendants Conference
in Harlingen Texas, on March 12, 2016. His presentation drew
a multitude of laudatory comments from conference members.
1. Texas Rangers along with local vigilantes killed many innocent people in the Lower Rio Grande Valley from July to November 1915.
2. As research continues, this list is expected to grow.
Ranger Investigation Volume I-III
Texas Ranger Investigation of 1919
The Texas Rangers were investigated by a Joint Community of Elected Officials of both the Texas House and Senate for crimes against Tejanos. Below are files relavant to the outcome of that investigation. These files were sealed by order of the State for fifty years.