Jose Manuel Velasquez

1900–1982 (Age 82)
Pagosa Junction, Archuleta, Colorado, United States

The Life of Jose Manuel

Jose Manuel Velasquez was born on 8 March 1900, in Pagosa Junction, Archuleta, Colorado, United States. He had at least 1 daughter with Maria Adocha. He died in March 1982, at the age of 82, and was buried in Monte Vista, Rio Grande, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jose Manuel Velasquez
1900–1982
Maria Adocha
1904–1980
Bernadita Marie Velasquez
1922–2005

Spouse & Children

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · City Hall Built

Age 1

The Old Colorado Springs city Hall was built between 1901-1905. It was in use until 1997. The historical building was designed by Thomas Barber and Thomas MacLaren.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Spanish (Velásquez): patronymic from the personal name Velasco .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Jose Manuel Velasquez, "New Mexico Births and Christenings, 1726-1918"

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