Jose Isidro Velasquez

1916–1990 (Age 74)
Tierra Amarilla, Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States

The Life of Jose Isidro

When Jose Isidro Velasquez was born on 15 May 1916, in Tierra Amarilla, Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States, his father, Donicio Velasquez, was 43 and his mother, Maria Francisca Martinez, was 40. He married Maria Geronima Antonia Sanchez on 27 June 1938. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Election Precinct 17 Tierra Amarilla, Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States for about 10 years. He died on 20 August 1990, in Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Brighton, Adams, Colorado, United States.

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Jose Isidro Velasquez
Maria Geronima Antonia Sanchez
Marriage: 27 June 1938
Florencia Maria Velassquez

Spouse & Children

27 June 1938
Tierra Amarilla, Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States


  • Florencia Maria Velassquez


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+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Buffalo Bill Dies in Denver

Age 1

"On Jan 10 1917, famous showman, William ""Buffalo Bill"" Cody dies, while visiting his sister in Denver, Colorado. The cause of death was kidney failure."
1936 · Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

Age 20

"Built on property donated by the Broadmoor Art Academy, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center was built in April of 1936. This was in the middle of the """"Gret Deperession"""" and Alice Bemis Tylor funded the project to help employ laborers who were unemployed."

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Isidro Velasquez in household of Francisquita Velasquez, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Isidro Velasquez in household of Francisca Velasquez, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mr Jose Isidro Velasquez, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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