Information courtesy of William S. Walker
Associate Professor of History, Cooperstown Graduate Program, SUNY Oneonta
“In 1919, my great-grandfather, Andrés Carril, came from Camariñas to New York (via Havana, Cuba). My great-grandmother, Alicia Rivera, arrived a year later from Cayey, Puerto Rico”.
Our thanks to William S. Walker for generously sharing this family story.