Hello Melody.Thank you for your reply to my post.since posting we have recieved the following information.LESCADIO del SALVADOR CASTRO,born Dec.9,1824 in Santa Cruz.We believe his parents are JOSE SATURNINO TRINIDAD CASTRO and MARIA EUGENIA YNES ROBLES.Jose Saturnino was a son ofJOSE MARIANO CASTRO a uncle? of Dona Rafael.We are awaiting records from the Diocese of Monterey to confirm this.Currently 4 of us cousins who are decendents of Salvador have been in contact,sharing info.We would very much like to share information with other from this line and any info. about the Castros of that time.Some of this info. may have come from a will of Mariano Castros dealing with Rancho las Animas dated April 15,1867.How this was obtained I do not know as this info. came from a cousin.Would anyone know were a copy of this will might be?Some of the names listed as brothers and sisters of Salvador are-Jose Antonio,Nievos,Evaristo(Avaristo),Gabriel,Antonio,Estafano,Juana and Daria.We hope to hear from someone!Thank you very much.