My GreatGrandMother was Marie Felecianne Mendoza. Born Nov 7, 1856.She Married Caesar-Carey Verrett.He was born April 29, 1855.Possible lived in Jeanerette, Louisiana. May be this will help in your search.I don't have much on the Mendoza'.My GGrandmother's Father was Godroid Mendoza, Birth Oct 10, 1839. And his father was Pedro Mendoza Birth 1808. Hope this will help in your search.