Jose Vicente Vigil

Male1 April 1868–December 1959

Brief Life History of Jose Vicente

When Jose Vicente Vigil was born on 1 April 1868, in Huerfano, Colorado, United States, his father, Juan Baustista Vigil, was 43 and his mother, Juana Maria Ortega, was 37. He married Maria Guadalupe Gonzales on 30 August 1890, in Trinidad, Las Animas, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Walsenburg, Huerfano, Colorado, United States for about 10 years and Election Precinct 26, Huerfano, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died in December 1959, in Huerfano, Colorado, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Saint Marys, Huerfano, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jose Vicente Vigil
Maria Guadalupe Gonzales
Marriage: 30 August 1890
Gilbert Vigil
Jose Ramon Vigil
Maria Ucia Vigil
Adela Vigil
Maria Mercedes Vigil
Maria Onofre Vigil
Agustin Vigil

Sources (11)

  • Vicente Vijil, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jose Vicente Ferrer Vigil, "United States Births and Christenings, 1867-1931"
  • Jose Vincente Vigil, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 August 1890Trinidad, Las Animas, Colorado, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 2

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.


    Age 2

    Historical Boundaries: 1870: Huerfano, Colorado Territory, United States 1876: Huerfano, Colorado, United States

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 28

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Manuel, Juan, Carlos, Orlando, Alfonso, Luis, Ramon, Arturo, Francisco, Eloy, Ricardo.

    Asturian-Leonese: Castilianized form of a habitational name from a place called Vixil, in the district of Siero, Asturias (Spain).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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