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Maria Augustina de Herrera

Maria Augustina de Herrera

Female 1851 - Bef 1907  (~ 55 years)

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  • Headstones
    Maria Augustina de Herrera
    Maria Augustina de Herrera
    Headstone - not located - possibly in the Montoya section of cemetery. Velarde Cemetery and Camposanto De La Joya are believed to be the same.

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    Maria Augustina de Herrera
    Maria Augustina de Herrera

  • Name Maria Augustina de Herrera  [1
    • It is unknown whether de Herrera is her maiden name or her married name. In the 1900 census she is listed as "divorced." Accordingly, she was married at one time and it is unknown if this is the name she was born with or whether this is her married name.
    Born Oct 1851  New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Date and location of birth are from the 1900 census record.
    Gender Female 
    Census 1 Jun 1900  Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living in Precincts 2, 7, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Territory - Espanola

    Family #6 - Agustina Herrera - Agustina was Jose Illario Montoya's mistress and the mother of most of his children. Agustina is listed as head of household. She is 49 years old - states that she was born in October 1850 in New Mexico. She further states that both of her parents were born in New Mexico. She further states that she is divorced; has given birth to 9 children and that 7 are living as of 1900; She cannot read, write or speak English; she is renting her home. She has the following children living with her - they are all children of Jose Ilario Montoya:
    Anastasio - son - born Apr 1878 - age 22 - single - day laborer - can read and write but cannot speak English
    Abelina- daughter - born May 1880 - 20 - single - can read and write but cannot speak English
    Maguin - son - born Sept 1886 - 13 - single - day laborer - cannot read or write or speak English
    Adelaida - daughter - born Oct 1888 - 11 - single - cannot read or write or speak English
    Also living in the household is Juan Oritiz - he is lised as "servant" - Native American Indian - born 1855 - single - day laborer - he can read, but he can't write and he does not speak English.

    Family #5 - Ilario J. Montoya is listed as head of household. He is 56 years old - states that he was born January 1844 in New Mexico. He further states that both of his parents were born in New Mexico. He is living with his wife Josefa Montoya. He states that they have been married 36 years - year of marriage would be about 1864. Ilario Montoya states that he is a farm laborer; renting his home; that he can read and write but that he cannot speak English.
    Josefa Montoya is 50 years old - states that she was born March in New Mexico. She further states that both of her parents were born in New Mexico. Josefa states that she had 2 living children. She can read and write but cannot speak English.

    Family #148 - Maximiano Montoya is listed as head of household. He is the son of Ilario Montoya and Agustina Herrera. He was born Aug 1871 in New Mexico. He is 28 years old. He has been married for four years - about 1896. He lists his occupation as farm laborer. He owns his own home which is free and clear of mortgage. He can read and write and speaks English.
    Juana M. Montoya, is 20 years old and states that she was born Jun 1878 . Juana states that she has had two children and that one is living in 1900. She also states that she can read but not write and that she cannot speak English. Living with the couple is their three year old daughter Ramoncita born Feb 1897.

    Family #151 - Florentino Gallegos - Florentino is the future husband of little Ramoncita Montoya. He is living with his uncle
    Roybal Soledad. Florentino states that he is 22 years old born in Oct. 1877. He is single - employed as a railroad laborer - he states that he can read, write and speak English.
     
    Died Bef 24 Mar 1907 
    • Exact date is unknown - burial was 24 March 1907 according to the burial records of San Juan de los Caballeros Catholic Church; Probably died 23 March 1907.
    Buried 24 Mar 1907  Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Camposanto, De La Joya - presume this is Velarde Cemetery; Burial date and location are from the burial records of San Juan de los Caballeros Catholic Church.
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    Person ID P54  Curbow Montoya Family | Curbow Family Branch, Montoya Family Branch
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2015 

    Family Jose Ylario Montoya,   b. Jan 1844, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 7 Oct 1902, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Notes 
    • It is not known if this couple actually ever married. We know that they were neighbors. The family oral history seems to indicate that Augustina was Ylario's mistress.
    Children 
     1. Jose de Herrera Montoya,   b. Bef 13 Nov 1865, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. Marina de Herrera Montoya,   b. 16 Sept 1868, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1915, Clayton, Union County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    +3. Maximiano de Herrera Montoya,   b. 21 Aug 1871, Bosque, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1945, Lyden, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +4. Maria Rebecca de Herrera Montoya,   b. 27 Sept 1873, Bosque, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1931 , Las Animas County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     5. Maria Albina De Herrera Montoya,   b. 27 Feb 1876, Bosque, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Jose Anastasio Montoya,   b. 14 Apr 1878, Bosque, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Abelina Montoya,   b. 2 Apr 1880, Bosque, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 21 Oct 1902, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 22 years)
     8. Jose Maguin De Herrera Montoya,   b. 21 Sept 1884, La Jolla, Rio Arriba, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Adelaida De Herrera Montoya,   b. 2 Nov 1888, Bosque, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2012 14:03:01 
    Family ID F107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1851 - New Mexico Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Living in Precincts 2, 7, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Territory - Espanola Family #6 - Agustina Herrera - Agustina was Jose Illario Montoya's mistress and the mother of most of his children. Agustina is listed as head of household. She is 49 years old - states that she was born in October 1850 in New Mexico. She further states that both of her parents were born in New Mexico. She further states that she is divorced; has given birth to 9 children and that 7 are living as of 1900; She cannot read, write or speak English; she is renting her home. She has the following children living with her - they are all children of Jose Ilario Montoya: Anastasio - son - born Apr 1878 - age 22 - single - day laborer - can read and write but cannot speak English Abelina- daughter - born May 1880 - 20 - single - can read and write but cannot speak English Maguin - son - born Sept 1886 - 13 - single - day laborer - cannot read or write or speak English Adelaida - daughter - born Oct 1888 - 11 - single - cannot read or write or speak English Also living in the household is Juan Oritiz - he is lised as "servant" - Native American Indian - born 1855 - single - day laborer - he can read, but he can't write and he does not speak English. Family #5 - Ilario J. Montoya is listed as head of household. He is 56 years old - states that he was born January 1844 in New Mexico. He further states that both of his parents were born in New Mexico. He is living with his wife Josefa Montoya. He states that they have been married 36 years - year of marriage would be about 1864. Ilario Montoya states that he is a farm laborer; renting his home; that he can read and write but that he cannot speak English. Josefa Montoya is 50 years old - states that she was born March in New Mexico. She further states that both of her parents were born in New Mexico. Josefa states that she had 2 living children. She can read and write but cannot speak English. Family #148 - Maximiano Montoya is listed as head of household. He is the son of Ilario Montoya and Agustina Herrera. He was born Aug 1871 in New Mexico. He is 28 years old. He has been married for four years - about 1896. He lists his occupation as farm laborer. He owns his own home which is free and clear of mortgage. He can read and write and speaks English. Juana M. Montoya, is 20 years old and states that she was born Jun 1878 . Juana states that she has had two children and that one is living in 1900. She also states that she can read but not write and that she cannot speak English. Living with the couple is their three year old daughter Ramoncita born Feb 1897. Family #151 - Florentino Gallegos - Florentino is the future husband of little Ramoncita Montoya. He is living with his uncle Roybal Soledad. Florentino states that he is 22 years old born in Oct. 1877. He is single - employed as a railroad laborer - he states that he can read, write and speak English. - 1 Jun 1900 - Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 24 Mar 1907 - Rio Arriba County, New Mexico Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2625380337] 1900 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, ), Year: 1900; Census Place: Rio Arriba, Rio Arriba, New Mexico; Roll: T623_1001; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 82.
      Birth date: Mar 1850Birth place: New MexicoMarriage date: 1864Marriage place: Residence date: 1900Residence place: Rio Arriba, Rio Arriba, New Mexico