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Alejandro Cuaron1,2,3,4,5

born 30 June 1902, died 8 January 1952

Family: Remijia Escalante (born 10 January 1899, died 5 May 1970)

Facts and Notes

  • Marriage: Remijia Escalante6
  • Birth: 30 June 1902; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB1,3,4,5
  • Residence: 1910; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son1
  • Residence: 1920; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son3
  • Occupation: 1930; Laborer4
  • Residence: 1930; Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Age: 27; Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son4
  • Occupation: 1950; Farmers Compress, Las Cruces, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; Seasonal worker at the cooton press
  • Death: 8 January 1952; Farmers Compress, Las Cruces, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB; He was killed instantly when he was crushed by a 30-foot-tall cotton press. He had been sent into the pit beneath the press to remove hooks from cotton sacks, when the press operator mistakenly thought he heard the signal to drop the press7,8,5,9
  • Burial: 11 January 1952; Doña Ana Cemetery, Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB5,8

Citations

  1. [S393] Ancestry.com, 1910 United States Federal Census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico; Roll: T624_914; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0063; FHL microfilm: 1374927
  2. [S403] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Record for Gregorio Cuaron
  3. [S667] Ancestry.com, 1920 United States Federal Census, Year: 1920; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico; Roll: T625_1075; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 25; Image: 844
  4. [S375] Ancestry.com, 1930 United States Federal Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Dona Ana, Dona Ana, New Mexico; Roll: 1394; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0002; Image: 551.0; FHL microfilm: 2341129, Record for Caudilona Cuaron
  5. [S362] Find a Grave memorial, Find A Grave, Alejandro Cuaron memorial page, number 90561741, created by Valice Raffi, 22 May 2012; citing gravestone in Dõna Ana Cemetery, Dona Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USA. (https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Cuaron&GSiman=1&GScid=2324470&GRid=90561741&: accessed 13 March 2017).
  6. [S103] Sam Reyes, Reyes, Sammy, E-mail to Robert Reyes, Subject: Questions About Some of Your Relatives
  7. [S30] Reyes, Roy C., Reyes, Roy C, March 4, 2005
  8. [S708] , Newspaper Article, "Funeral Services for Press Victim to be Friday," Wednesday, 9 January 1952 (Las Cruces Sun-News, Las Cruces, New Mexico). Newspapers.com; accessed 13 March 2017
  9. [S708] , Newspaper Article, "Compress Worker is Killed Beneath Giant Machinery," Tuesday, 8 January 1952 (Las Cruces Sun-News, Las Cruces, New Mexico). Newspapers.com; accessed 13 March 2017