Jose Ramon Gallegos

26 December 1868–
Santa Clara, Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States

The Life of Jose Ramon

When Jose Ramon Gallegos was born on 26 December 1868, in Santa Clara, Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States, his father, Jesus Maria Serafin Gallegos, was 29 and his mother, Maria Guadalupe Ortega, was 25. He married Maria Paula Gallegos on 9 January 1882, in San Juan, Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States.

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Jose Ramon Gallegos
Maria Paula Gallegos
Marriage: 9 January 1882

Spouse and Children

9 January 1882
San Juan, Rio Arriba, New Mexico, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Jesus Maria Serafin Gallegos


    Maria Guadalupe Ortega





    María Bersabel Gallegos


    Isabel Gallegos


    Britha Gallegos



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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 32

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

Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Gallegos, originally denoting a place settled by ‘people from Galicia’.

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

Sources (1)

  • Jose Ramon Gallegos, "New Mexico, Births and Christenings, 1726-1918"

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