Catarino Pena Lopez

1900–1986 (Age 86)
Silver City, Grant, New Mexico, United States

The Life of Catarino Pena

Catarino Pena Lopez was born on 30 April 1900, in Silver City, Grant, New Mexico, United States as the son of Serapio Pena and Cesaria Lopez. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Anita Villalobos Lopez. He lived in Election Precinct 3 Silver City, Grant, New Mexico, United States in 1940. He died on 23 May 1986, in Silver City, Grant, New Mexico, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Silver City, Grant, New Mexico, United States.

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Family Time Line

Catarino Pena Lopez
Anita Villalobos Lopez
Alfonso Villalobos Ybarra
Rosa Lopez Elias
Juan Villalobos Lopez
Demesia Lopez Garcia

Spouse & Children



Parents & Siblings

  • Serapio Pena


  • Cesaria Lopez




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.

Age 12

New Mexico is the 47th state.
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 (López): patronymic from the medieval personal name Lope (from Latin lupus ‘wolf’). This is one of the commonest of all Spanish surnames.

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

Sources (2)

  • Calarino Lopez, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Catarino Lopez in entry for Catarino Lopez and Mary Aragon, "New Mexico Marriages, 1751-1918"

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