Josefina Vigil

June 1899–3 March 1994 (Age 94)
Trujillo, Archuleta, Colorado, United States

The Life of Josefina

When Josefina Vigil was born in June 1899, in Trujillo, Archuleta, Colorado, United States, her father, Jose Ysidoro Vigil, was 52 and her mother, Maria Manuela Mestas, was 38. She married Ricardo or Richard Wilson on 23 January 1924, in Trinidad, Las Animas, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Las Animas, Colorado, United States in 1935 and Aguilar, Las Animas, Colorado, United States in 1940. She died on 3 March 1994, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 94.

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Family Time Line

Ricardo or Richard Wilson
1902–1973
Josefina Vigil
1899–1994
Marriage: 23 January 1924
Maria Anna Wilson
1928–
Abel Wilson
1930–
Lucille Wilson
1930–
Pauline Wilson
1932–
David Felix Wilson
1934–2011
Josie Wilson
1937–
Richard Wilson
1938–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 January 1924
Trinidad, Las Animas, Colorado, United States
children

(7)

    Maria Anna Wilson

    Female1928–Female

    Abel Wilson

    Male1930–Male

    Lucille Wilson

    Female1930–Female

    Pauline Wilson

    Female1932–Female

    Male1934–2011Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

    Maria Adelaida Vigil

    Female1879–1941Female

    Wenceslau Vigil

    Male1881–Male

    Uberto Vigil

    Male1882–1977Male

    Filberto Vigil

    Male1884–Male

    Josefina Maria Vigil

    Female1887–Female

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1902

Age 3

Historical Boundaries - 1902: Denver, Colorado, United States [City and County of Denver created by Constitutional Amendment]
1927

Age 28

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Castilianized form of Asturian-Leonese Vixil, a habitational name from a place named Vixil in the district of Consejo de Siero, Asturies.

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

Sources (3)

  • Josefina Vigil in household of Isadore Vigil, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Josefina Vigil in household of Icidoro Vigil, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Josefina Vigil in household of Icidoro Vigil, "United States Census, 1910"

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