This branch of the Avila Family is very close and could/is related to your branch of Avila. We are all decendants of Blanco Avila of Spain. His Son Reynaldo Blanco Avila is my grandfather. He held many governmental positions in Mexico. Postmaster, treasury of Sonora, and college teacher. My great Uncle is General Blanco Avila who was commander of Mexico's northern defenses. His most famous campaigns were fighting against Pancho Villa, and defending Mexico from the U.S. General Pershings invasion. The history goes on. My immediate uncles and aunts are in the Los Angles area and their names are as follows: George,Reynaldo,Sergio,Mario,Yolanda,Rosa,Steve,Letisha, and my father Victor Manuel Muela Avila. If you have any information for me please e-mail me, and if you have any questions about my family please contact me. Victor Avila Jr.