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
Maria De Refugio Vigil
Marriage: 11 September 1897
Maria del Socorro Estanislaa Aragon
Socorro M. Aragon
Maria Cipriana Feliciana Aragon
Antonia Aragon
Maria Delfinia Petronila Aragon

Spouse and Children

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


    Maria del Socorro Estanislaa Aragon


    Socorro M. Aragon


    Maria Cipriana Feliciana Aragon


    Antonia Aragon


    Maria Delfinia Petronila Aragon


Parents and Siblings

    Manuel de Jesus Maria Vigil y Madariaga


    Cipriana Campos




    Maria Antonia Vigil




    Francisco Vigil


    Juana Vigil


+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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