I Am Galician

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 135 People

    Through An Ancestor, My Great Grandmother Maria.

    Maria Domingues my great grandmother was born and lived in Santiago de Compostella, in Galicia, at the beginning of the Twentieth Century. She trained from her childhood to become a weaver, and she worked as a weaver the majority of her life. She met my great grandfather Peire...
    LaHuitreTare LaHuitreTare
    22-25, F
    Mar 3, 2012

    My great grandfather was from Santiago de

    Compostella. He met my great grandmother in Paris, in a thunderbolt they were married! He was a lifelong opponent of Spanish fascism and the Borbon dynasty of kings.
    Bourgault Bourgault
    26-30, F
    Jun 15, 2014

    Despite my being born in Madrid,

    I am Galician. Both my parents are Galicians, despite our mixed ancestry.I will always be a Galician wherever my roamings take me.
    Catram21 Catram21
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 29, 2014

    My father is from Galicia,

    in North Western Spain. His family moved to Santiago de Compostella where they run a printing business. My uncle is the boss, and I now work for him at the printers.
    Zeldabyo Zeldabyo
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 11, 2015

    Bos Días!

    Bos días!! Que ben non se-la única galega do proxecto!
    wonttell wonttell
    Jul 15, 2008
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