Jose de Jesus Montejano

MaleJune 1913–15 December 1985

Brief Life History of Jose de Jesus

Jose de Jesus Montejano was born in June 1913, in Penjamillo, Michoacan, Mexico as the son of Jose de Jesus Montejano-Zamudio and Maria de Jesus Orsco. He married Elvira Hernandez in 1938, in Penjamillo, Michoacan, Mexico. He lived in El Cucuno, Penjamillo, Michoacan, Mexico in 1930. He died on 15 December 1985, in Michoacan, Mexico, at the age of 72.

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Jose de Jesus Montejano
Elvira Hernandez
Marriage: 1938

Sources (4)

  • J Jesús Montejano in household of J Jesús Montejano, "Mexico National Census, 1930"
  • Jesús Montejano in entry for Leopoldo Montejano Hernandez, "Mexico, Distrito Federal, Civil Registration, 1832-2005"
  • Jesús Montejano, "México, Michoacán, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1555-1996"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1938Penjamillo, Michoacan, Mexico
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    United States troops land at Veracruz. Huerta defeated and forced into exile.


    Age 2

    Obregón turns against Villa. Villa continues to fight and raids United States border towns for next five years. Carranza recognized by United States as chief of government forces.


    Age 21

    Lázaro Cárdenas presidency. Forced exile of Calles (1936). Cárdenas begins socialist policies. Agrarian reform establishes ejidos (see Glossary) and collectivization. Official party renamed Party of the Mexican Revolution (Partido de la Revolución Mexicana--PRM). includes representatives from all sectors of society. Nationalization of oil industry in 1938.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Carlos, Manuel, Angel, Francisco, Javier, Raul, Ruben, Elvira, Emilio, Juan, Mario. Portuguese Adauto.

    Spanish: habitational name for someone from a place called Montejo (see Montejo ), from an adjectival form of the placename.

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

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