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Re: Ancestors living in San Marcial before Flood of .

Posted: 17 Aug 2011 3:06AM GMT
Classification: Query
Your family story sounded interesting, so thought I would look around the records to see what I could find. I did not find anything to verify that your great grandfather had been sheriff (that doesn't mean he wasn't one--just didn't find anything saying he was), but I did find that he had been a Civil War Soldier for the Union. The census records show his name as Juan de Jesus Sedillo and sometimes Juan J. Sedillo. His wife is shown as Josefita or Josefa. They lived in Paraje, Socorro County, New Mexico, clear back to 1870 at least. Juan died before Josefa. You can track your grandfather through all of the census as Conrado Sedillo. He was quite a bit older than Theresa. You can find them in the 1920 census living on Second Street in San Marcial--it shows his occupation is a Stock Raiser. And of course, by the 1930 Census they had moved, as you stated, to Bernalillo County. If you go to FamilySearch.org, (their new search site), you can even see some death records on Juan de Jesus Sedillo and other family members, and also his Civil War Record. I thing you could also view birth information--I was looking at so much and just trying to remember the info without writing it down. I hope this adds a little more to your story.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
DanielSedillo... 3 Jun 2002 7:13PM GMT 
SamQuitoP 4 Jun 2002 2:18AM GMT 
Aveli 16 Jan 2006 11:24PM GMT 
Gil 19 Jan 2006 12:38AM GMT 
byegonedays 17 Aug 2011 9:06AM GMT 
raj sidhu 20 Apr 2011 2:32AM GMT 
jodi237 19 Jul 2011 4:16PM GMT 
raj sidhu 19 Jul 2011 7:14PM GMT 
JNMPE 14 Mar 2013 7:36PM GMT 
diningbadger 18 Mar 2013 10:29PM GMT 
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