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Pilar Miranda, Jr.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9

born 13 October 1855, died 23 August 1941

Family: Octaviana Lopez (born about April 1859, died after 23 August 1941)

Facts and Notes

  • Birth: 13 October 1855; MexicoB; According to church records, his baptism took place in Juarez, Mexico a day after his birth. Although his place of birth is not given, his death certificate and several censuses indicate that he was born in New Mexico. His death certificate indicates Dona Ana as his place of birth. However, the death certificate also indicates that he was born on 12 October 1856, although the year must have actually been 1855 in order for baptism to have taken place on 14 October 1855.10,5,6,7,8,9,11
  • Baptism: 14 October 1855; Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe, Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, MexicoB3,10
  • Birth: 12 October 1856; New Mexico Territory, Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB12
  • Arrival: 1860; In the 1910 census Pilar claims to have immigrated to the United States in 1860, which would explain the family's absence in the 1850 census.5,6
  • Residence: 1860; New Mexico Territory, Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Age: 26; SelfResidencePostOffice: Mesilla9
  • Residence: 1870; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Post Office: La Mesilla; Age: 1713
  • Occupation: Between 1870 and 1900; New Mexico Territory, Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Laborer4,13,11
  • Military: Between 1877 and 1880; Pilar Miranda's death certificate indicates that he was a veteran of a war. The name of the war is barely legible, but it could be "Ap Indian" for the Apache Indian Wars circa 1877-1880.12
  • Residence: 1880; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Age: 25; Marital status: Single11
  • Marriage: 28 February 1881; Octaviana Lopez; St. Genevieve's Catholic Church, Las Cruces, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB2,4
  • Residence: 1900; New Mexico Territory, Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Age: 50; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head4
  • Occupation: 1910; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Laborer working "odd jobs"
  • Residence: 1910; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Age: 55; Age: 55; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head5
  • Residence: 1920; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Age: 65; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head; he indicated that he could not speak English8
  • Occupation: 1920; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Farmer with his own account8
  • Residence: 1930; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Age: 75; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Head. His wife and children are not listed as part of his household in this census.6
  • Occupation: 1930; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Pilar lists his occupation as "none" in the 1930 census, suggesting that he was retired or unemployed.6
  • Residence: 1935; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB7
  • Residence: 1 April 1940; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Age: 86; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Father7
  • Death: 23 August 1941; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; According to his death certificate, he died of Illio Colitis (ileocolitis), which is an inflammation of the ileum and colon, and old age at 01:20 AM on 23 August, 1941. The certificate indicates that the duration of his ailment was three days.14,12

Citations

  1. [S722] FamilySearch, New Mexico Births and Christenings, 1726-1918; database, Familysearch, Candelaria Miranda, 02 Feb 1882; citing Catholic, Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico, reference; FHL microfilm 16,758; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V24B-8CS; accessed 28 August 2015
  2. [S705] FamilySearch, New Mexico Marriages, 1751-1918; database, Familysearch, Pilar Miranda and Octaviana Lopez, 28 Feb 1881; citing Santa Genevieves, Las Cruces, Dona Ana, New Mexico, reference; FHL microfilm 16,798; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FD57-T1T; accessed 28 August 2015
  3. [S486] Ancestry.com, Mexico, Select Baptisms, 1560-1950, Record for Pilar Miranda
  4. [S365] Ancestry.com, 1900 United States Federal Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico; Roll: 1000; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0041; FHL microfilm: 1241000, Record for Pilar Miranda Jr
  5. [S393] Ancestry.com, 1910 United States Federal Census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico; Roll: T624_914; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 0063; FHL microfilm: 1374927, Record for Pelar Miranda
  6. [S375] Ancestry.com, 1930 United States Federal Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico; Roll: 1394; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0002; Image: 550.0; FHL microfilm: 2341129, Record for Pilar Miranda
  7. [S373] Ancestry.com, 1940 United States Federal Census, Year: 1940; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico; Roll: T627_2443; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 7-3, Record for Ranan Mirando
  8. [S667] Ancestry.com, 1920 United States Federal Census, Year: 1920; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico; Roll: T625_1075; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 25; Image: 837, Record for Peliar Mirandia
  9. [S476] Ancestry.com, 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico Territory; Roll: M653_712; Page: 77; Family History Library Film: 803712, Record for Pilar Muranda
  10. [S551] , México bautismos, 1560-1950, database, Record for Pilar Miranda in entry for Pilar Miranda Varela, 14 Oct 1855, FHL microfilm 162,706; Accessed 1 September 2015
  11. [S397] Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico; Roll: 802; Family History Film: 1254802; Page: 248C; Enumeration District: 010; Image: 0500, Record for Pelar Meranda
  12. [S432] , New Mexico, Department of Public Health, Standard Certificate of Death, File Number 204, 23 August 1941; certificate for Pilar Miranda
  13. [S471] Ancestry.com, 1870 United States Federal Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico Territory; Roll: M593_893; Page: 164A; Image: 65692; Family History Library Film: 552392, Record for Pilar Miranda
  14. [S158] Art Cuaron, Cuaron, Art, Genealogy Project, 26 May 2007. Art Cuaron Genealogical Records