Soledad R Tamayo (1906 - 2004)

A photo of Soledad R Tamayo
Soledad R Tamayo
1906 - 2004
updated February 06, 2019
Soledad R Tamayo was born on June 28, 1906. She died on February 5, 2004 at age 97. We know that Soledad R Tamayo had been residing in San Diego, San Diego County, California 92105.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Soledad R Tamayo Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Soledad Tamayo, honor her ancestry & genealogy, and her immediate Tamayo family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Soledad R Tamayo

First name

Soledad

Middle name

R

Maiden name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Female

Birth

Soledad Tamayo was born on

Death

Soledad Tamayo died on

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Soledad.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Soledad R Tamayo?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Soledad's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Soledad a religious woman?

Last Known Residence

San Diego, San Diego County, California 92105

Education

Did Soledad finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Soledad attend?

Professions

Share what Soledad did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Soledad's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Soledad serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Back to Top

Soledad R Tamayo Family Tree

Soledad's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Tamayo family tree.

Soledad's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Soledad R Tamayo
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Soledad's Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Soledad during various points of her life.
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Share Memories about Soledad

What do you remember about Soledad R Tamayo? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Soledad is remembered.

Soledad Tamayo Obituary

This obit of Soledad R Tamayo is maintained by Soledad's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Soledad R Tamayo died on February 5, 2004 at 97 years of age. She was born on June 28, 1906. There is no information about Soledad's immediate family. We know that Soledad R Tamayo had been residing in San Diego, San Diego County, California 92105.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Soledad R Tamayo

1906 - 2004 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Soledad's lifetime

In 1906, in the year that Soledad R Tamayo was born, English biochemist Frederick Hopkins concluded that vitamins are essential to the human body and that a lack of vitamins caused scurvy and rickets. Scurvy and rickets were both huge problems in sailors that were at sea for extended time and the addition of vitamin C, vitamin D, and calcium in their diets helped eradicate the problem.

In 1944, by the time she was 38 years old, on June 6th, the largest amphibious invasion in history was launched - the Normandy landing (called D-Day). Soldiers from the United States, Britain, Canada, and the Free French landed on Normandy Beach and were later joined by Poland, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Greece, and the Netherlands. Almost 5,000 landing and assault craft, 289 escort vessels, and 277 minesweepers were involved. Nearly 160,000 troops crossed the English Channel on D-Day - Allied casualties on the first day were at least 10,000. 4,414 were confirmed dead.

In 1950, by the time she was 44 years old, on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1971, at the age of 65 years old, Soledad was alive when in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

In 1999, Soledad was 93 years old when on January 1st, the Euro became the new official single currency of the eurozone. It was used by Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Spain and has since spread in use. Daily, over 337 million Europeans use the euro.

Other Biographies

Other Tamayos

Benjamin Tamayo
Feb 2, 1917 - Dec 16, 2006
Monterey Park, CA
Esperanza Tamayo
Sep 28, 1924 - Jan 8, 2009
Montebello, California
Arturo Tamayo
Sep 1, 1954 - Jan 4, 1996
El Centro, CA
Eddie Tamayo
May 19, 1905 - July 1974
Las Vegas, Nevada
Ralph R Tamayo
Oct 24, 1913 - Feb 12, 2001
Sacramento, CA
Theresa M Tamayo
May 10, 1922 - Dec 17, 2000
Dos Palos, CA
Evelyn E Tamayo
Jan 23, 1918 - Feb 27, 2002
Murrieta, CA
Jose Tamayo-Garci
Mar 9, 1947 - May 30, 2005
Ontario, CA
Leandro Q Tamayo
Mar 11, 1909 - Feb 7, 2005
Pico Rivera, CA
Fidelina M Tamayo
Nov 29, 1920 - Jan 6, 2004
Glendale, CA
Dolores Tamayo
Oct 9, 1913 - Oct 20, 1996
Knightsen, CA
Jose Tamayo
Dec 20, 1920 - February 1979
Calexico, California
Fred Tamayo
Dec 23, 1944 - January 1981
Maria B Tamayo
Apr 7, 1918 - Jun 8, 2007
Castro Valley, CA
Ciprian Tamayo
Sep 26, 1935 - May 1984
Pedro Tamayo
Feb 23, 1924 - Mar 30, 2004
San Diego, CA
Margarita Marcelina Tamayo
Nov 11, 1923 - Dec 16, 2005
Norco, California
Ana L Tamayo
Jul 4, 1942 - Oct 1, 2004
Los Angeles, CA
Mariano R Tamayo
Jul 22, 1910 - Jul 22, 1992
San Diego, CA
Lazaro Tamayo
Dec 15, 1898 - February 1978
San Francisco, California

Other Bios

Josephine Z Sanchez
Dec 31, 1949 - Nov 6, 2002
Josefina Vasquez
Jun 21, 1926 - Nov 16, 2008
Carlsbad, California
Ernest J Rodriguez
Mar 26, 1954 - Sep 13, 1993
San Francisco, CA
Scott Sterger
Oct 9, 1966 - July 1986
Fernando S Oyarzo
Mar 4, 1981 - Dec 2, 1995
Julio C Moreno
Aug 8, 1983 - Dec 27, 2001
Juan Langiu
Feb 23, 1917 - Dec 15, 2005
Ontario, California
Libertad D Hernandez
Aug 21, 1938 - Jan 22, 1996
Van Nuys, CA
Jesus S Gonzales
Jun 14, 1984 - Sep 17, 2002
Luis Miguel Raygoza
Nov 6, 1971 - Oct 10, 2010
California
A L Solis
Dec 13, 1962 - Feb 15, 1986
Magno Daniel Carranza
Jun 2, 1984 - May 25, 2009
California
K Bowden
Jul 2, 1984 - July 1989
Costa Mesa, CA
John G Bonilla
Nov 6, 1956 - Dec 1, 1998
Chae W Lim
Oct 30, 1940 - Aug 23, 1993
Milpitas, CA
John Z Lu
Mar 18, 1948 - Apr 19, 1992
Ngaki Asilika Niupalau Tuatonga
Jul 21, 1971 - Mar 13, 2011
California
Apelu F Mauga
Dec 8, 1968 - Nov 20, 2001
R Franci
May 8, 1983 - January 1991
Modesto, CA
Mii Thompson
Feb 6, 1949 - Jun 28, 2011
Houston, Texas
Success Stories from Biographies like Soledad R Tamayo
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.