Maria Frederica Ribera

about 1866–
Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States

The Life of Maria Frederica

When Maria Frederica Ribera was born about 1866, in Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States, her father, Juan Antonio Rivera, was 43 and her mother, Maria Rosalia Lucero, was 38. She married Juan Bautista Gallegos on 26 November 1885, in El Rito, Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Juan Bautista Gallegos
Maria Frederica Ribera
Marriage: 26 November 1885
Luiza Gallegos
Cirilo Gusman Gallegos

Spouse and Children

26 November 1885
El Rito, Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States


    Luiza Gallegos


    Cirilo Gusman Gallegos


Parents and Siblings

    Juan Antonio Rivera


    Maria Rosalia Lucero




    Maria Picdad Rivera


    Maria Dolores Rivera


    Jose Romualdo dela Cruz Rivera


    Vicente Ribera


    Demetrio Rivera


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 0

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 32

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Catalan: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Ribera, from ribera ‘bank’, ‘shore’ (from Late Latin riparia). This is also found as a (southern) Italian surname, of the same derivation.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Maria Frederica Ribera, "New Mexico, Marriages, 1751-1918"

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