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Person Page 1,004

Alejandro Cuaron1,2,3,4,5

born 30 June 1902, died 8 January 1952
Photo of Alejandro Cuaron. The date of the photo is unknown, but it was probably taken in the late 1930's or early 1940's. (Photo courtesy of Art Cuaron)

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

Facts and Notes

  • 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
  • Marriage: 16 June 1930; Remijia Escalante; Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB6,7
  • 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 press8,9,5,10
  • Burial: 11 January 1952; Doña Ana Cemetery, Doña Ana, Doña Ana County, New Mexico, USAB5,9

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, Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: http://www.archives.gov/publications/microfilm-catalogs/census/1920/part-07.html. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City)., 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, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls., 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] Online database, 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, Subject: Questions About Some of Your Relatives.

    3/13/2005
  7. [S759] Genealogy Village, American History and Genealogy Project for NM, The posted marriage list gives Beatriz's last name as "Reyes." There is no way to know if this is actually her maiden name, or if the clerk did not know her maiden name and assigned her married name., Dona Ana County, Marriages, Recent Marriages (1908-1982), Record for Alejandro Cuaron and Remijia Escalante
  8. [S30] Reyes, Roy C., Reyes, Roy C, Reyes, Roy C.. Salinas, California. Interview. Privately held by Robert R. Reyes., March 4, 2005
  9. [S36] Newspaper article, Las Cruces Sun-News (Las Cruces, New Mexico), Wednesday, 9 January 1952, "Funeral Services for Press Victim to be Friday." Newspapers.com; accessed 13 March 2017
  10. [S36] Newspaper article, Las Cruces Sun-News (Las Cruces, New Mexico), Tuesday, 8 January 1952, "Compress Worker is Killed Beneath Giant Machinery." Newspapers.com; accessed 13 March 2017