Maria De Refugio Vigil

25 March 1878–5 November 1954 (Age 76)
Valencia, Valencia, New Mexico, United States

The Life of Maria De Refugio

When Maria De Refugio Vigil was born on 25 March 1878, in Valencia, Valencia, New Mexico, United States, her father, Manuel de Jesus Maria Vigil y Madariaga, was 29 and her mother, Cipriana Campos, was 25. She married Jose Ramon Aragon on 11 September 1897, in Tome, Valencia, New Mexico, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Valencia, Valencia, New Mexico Territory, United States in 1885 and Peralta, Valencia, New Mexico, United States in 1900. She died on 5 November 1954, at the age of 76, and was buried in Valencia, Comunitat Valenciana, Spain.

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Family Time Line

Jose Ramon Aragon
1874–
Maria De Refugio Vigil
1878–1954
Marriage: 11 September 1897
Maria del Socorro Estanislaa Aragon
1899–
Socorro M. Aragon
1899–
Maria Cipriana Feliciana Aragon
1903–1910
Antonia Aragon
1905–
Maria Delfinia Petronila Aragon
1907–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 September 1897
Tome, Valencia, New Mexico, United States
children

(5)

    Maria del Socorro Estanislaa Aragon

    Female1899–Female

    Socorro M. Aragon

    Male1899–Male

    Maria Cipriana Feliciana Aragon

    Female1903–1910Female

    Antonia Aragon

    Female1905–Female

    Maria Delfinia Petronila Aragon

    Female1907–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Manuel de Jesus Maria Vigil y Madariaga

    Male1848–1937Male

    Cipriana Campos

    Female1853–1902Female

siblings

(11)

    Maria Antonia Vigil

    Female1875–1885Female

    Female1877–1957Female

    Female1878–1954Female

    Francisco Vigil

    Male1879–Male

    Juana Vigil

    Female1883–1885Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · "The """"Sagrada Familia"""" Cathedral in Barcelona begins construction"

Age 5

Architect Antoni Gaudi begins work on what would be a historical landmark cathedral in Barcelona, Spain.
1898 · Spanish-American War

Age 20

Spain loses colonies including: Cuba, Guam, Puerto Rico as a result of the Treaty of Paris, which was signed on Dec. 10th 1898. Spain gives up Cuba entirely, gives Guam and Puerto Rico to the United States and transfers sovreignty of the Philippines to the United States for $20 million.

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)

  • Refugia Vigil in household of Manuel Vigil, "New Mexico Territorial Census, 1885"
  • Refugio Aragon in household of Ramon Aragon, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Refugio Aragan in household of Ramon Aragan, "United States Census, 1910"

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