|Posted By:||CJ Gallegos|
|Subject:||Valdez / Salas / Taylor Des Moines|
|Post Date:||January 12, 2008 at 10:54:56|
|Forum:||Union County, NM Genealogy Forum|
Looking for Jose Leopoldo Valdez:
b. 5 May 1903, Harding Cty, NM
d. 31 Mar 1992, Las Vegas, San Miguel, NM
Father - Pedro Jose (d. July 1934)
Mother - Maria Adelaida Garcia
Siblings - Agapito (d. 1963), Chima, Lucio, Lina, Flora, Carmenita
1st Wife - Francisquita Arguello (d. 1929, 38 yrs, Union Cty)
Children with 1st wife -
Abraham Doroteo (15 Oct 1920 - 8 May 2002)
Vecente (19 Jun 1923 - 15 Feb 1983, buried Des Moines)
Selestino (29 Mar 1925 - 14 Apr 2002)
Jose Albelino (6 Mar 1929 - 30 Sep 1996)
2nd wife - Ma Manuela Salas
b. 1908, Cuates, Union, NM
d. 7 Oct 1992, Las Vegas, San Miguel, NM
daughter of Ant(o)(1880-1957), Salas and Maria Eloisa/Elise Taylor (b.btwn 1974&1884 - d. 1943)
both parents born Placita/Lucero/Fernandes de Taos and died Des Moines, Union, NM)
2nd marriage Nov 1929, Folsom, Union, NM
Children of Leopoldo & Manuelita-
Christobal (30 Jul 1930-22 Jun 1949, buried Des Moines)
Alexandro (b. 7 Jul 1934)
Erma (b. Dec 1935)
Pete M. (1 Jan 1928 - 17 Jul 1976)
Tommy (b. Feb 1939)
Jerry (b./d. 27 Feb 1942)
Beatrice Maria (b. May 1943)
Condido (b./d. 29 Nov 1944)
Maria R. (b./d. 23 Nov 1946)
Leo (b. Aug 1948)
Known locations: Tenaja, Taos, Placita, Trinchera, Harding Cty, Albert, Cuates, Des Moines and Las Vegas, NM.
Eloisa (Taylor) Salas had a sister, Maria Malase (Taylor) Weaver (1886-1978) who lived in Clayton.
Malase had two daughters, Orfilia and Facundia. These two sisters along with their first cousin, Manuelita Salas, married three of the Valdez brothers (from above).
Orfilia married Agapito, Facundia married Chima and Manuelita married Leopoldo.
If any of these names look familiar, please reply.