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A photo of Pomposa Cuen de Sesteaga - 1861-4-13-1931 - born & died in Mexico parents: Santos Cuen Sr & Ma angeles Valenzuela
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Pomposa Cuen
1861 - 1931
This photo is blurry its not the original, my grandma Elisa Carrillo at age 15.
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Elisa Carrillo
Born: 1929
My grandma Elisa Carrillo at age 17.
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Elisa Carrillo
Born: 1929
A photo of Carmen Mondragon (1893-1978) 'One of the most beautiful and transgressive women of her time'. Mexican painter, poet and women's activist was born in Tacubaya, Mexico City, Mexico as 'Maria del Carmen Mondragon Valseca' aka 'Nahui Ollin' (an Aztec symbol for earthquake, given to her by one of her lovers). Her parents were General Manuel Mondragon (1859-1922) and Mercedes Valseca - she was the 5th of their 8 children. She married Manuel Rodriguez Lozano (1896-1971) in 1913, they separated in 1922. She is rumored to be the first woman to wear a miniskirt in Mexico. She died in the home of her birth, Tacubaya, Mexico City, Mexico in 1978, aged 85.
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Carmen Mondragon
1893 - 1978
A photo of Carmen Mondragon (1893-1978) 'One of the most beautiful and transgressive women of her time'. Mexican painter, poet and women's activist was born in Tacubaya, Mexico City, Mexico as 'Maria del Carmen Mondragon Valseca' aka 'Nahui Ollin'. Her parents were General Manuel Mondragon (1859-1922) and Mercedes Valseca. She married Manuel Rodriguez Lozano (1896-1971) in 1913, they separated in 1922. She died in the home of her birth, Tacubaya, Mexico City, Mexico 1978 aged 85.
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Carmen Mondragon
1893 - 1978
A photo of my beloved parents, Jesus A Escobedo (or Jesus Escobedo-Arana), and my mother on their wedding day.
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Jesus A Escobedo
Jun 11, 1931 - Sep 15, 1993
Palmdale, CA
A photo of my beloved father, Jesus A Escobedo, or Jesus Escobedo-Arana; our arrival in Mexico City in 1968.
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Jesus A Escobedo
Jun 11, 1931 - Sep 15, 1993
Palmdale, CA
A photo of Raymundo C Valdivia
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Raymundo C Valdivia
Feb 20, 1924 - May 25, 1999
San Bernardino, CA
A photo of the Perez family in 1955. Joel Perez younger Son (in This Photo Age 9 Months)
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Joel Perez
Born: 1954
A photo of Sarkis Kaloyan (1896 - 1972). My grandfather is here with a group of Armenians, in a picnic near Mexico City
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Sarkis Kaloyan
Oct 28, 1896 - 1972
tijuana, mxico
A photo of Salvador Talavera
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Photo of my grandfather Rodolfo Guevara and grandmother Magdalena Rodriguez. who married in Allende, Coahuila Mexico. They had four children, Felicitas, Juan, Jesus (my father), and Rodolfo.
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Rodolfo Guevara
Died: Mar 4, 1992
John Demaree 1st of 3 children, of 4, in Mexico, DF; Lindavista Home, Mexico, DF
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Descenso de la Neblina al atardecer
Carlos Peña was a painter in Mexico City. This photo of him was taken in 1889.
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Natividad Pineda and daughter Engracia Sixtos: This picture of daughter and mother taken in either Guanajuato or Michoacan, Mexico. Early 1930s.
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My Dad Reynaldo Lira I would say in his teens in Montemorelos, Mexico. No date offered by the submitter.
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Jacinta Becerra in Juchipila, Zacatecas, Mexico circa 1945. Picture taken while her husband Sabino was in the USA. This picture was taken at Sabino's request to be mailed to him while he was in the USA.
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Jacinta Becerra
Nov 9, 1922 - Apr 17, 2012
My mother Bertha Chavoya Quintero of Tijuana, Mexico - my root!
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Bertha (Chavoya) Quintero
Born: Aug 22, 1942
Josefa Villain 1899, niece of Petra Cuen Jennings - don't know who her parents were. Family from Sonora, Mexico & Yavapai, Az
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Tomas, Martin, and Francisco Plesky at Navidad año 2010 (New Year's Eve, 2010) in Mexico.
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Adolfo Elijo Balboa 1851-1916, Tampico, Mexico: Adolfo was the son of Praxedes, Praxedis, or Praxides Balboa. He was born abt 1851 and died 22 Jun 1916. He is buried in the Tampico City Cemetery. In 1885 his occupatiion was an Attorney. He married Catalina Fernandez. They had seven children, all of thier names started with a (B).
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Adolfo Elijo Balboa
around 1851 - Jun 22, 1916
Juana Abundis, of Colima Mexico, in 1990. The correct spelling of her surname is Abundes. Father Felix Abundes
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Juana Abundis
Born: Jun 26, 1916
This is a photo of t added by Fer Ramos on January 21, 2012.
This is a photo of h added by Fer Ramos on January 21, 2012.
Portrait of William Derby Johnson Sr. William Derby Johnson Sr was born on October 27th, 1824 in Pomfret, Chautauqua New York, and died April 13th, 1896 in Colonia Diaz, Chihuahua Mexico.
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William Johnson
Sep 20, 1894 - Apr 13, 1896
This is a photo of Maguey field added by Ancient Faces on January 11, 2012.
This is a photo of Train in the Cafetal of Temasopa [i.e. Tamasopo] added by Ancient Faces on January 11, 2012.
A photo of the Mexican Central Railway train at station, Mexico
This is a photo of Statue of Cuitlahuac [i.e. Cuauhtemoc] added by Ancient Faces on January 11, 2012.
This is a photo of La norteña; Los sucesos de la huelga; Mi hombre; y Mi... added by Ancient Faces on January 11, 2012.
This is a photo of Versos de Valentín Mancera traidos del estado de Guanajuato added by Ancient Faces on January 11, 2012.
This is a photo of La norteña; Los sucesos de la huelga added by Ancient Faces on January 11, 2012.
This is a photo of Echo ya la autoridad garra al malvado Ignacio Parra added by Ancient Faces on January 11, 2012.
This is a photo of La vuelta del desterrado added by Ancient Faces on January 11, 2012.
This is a photo of Legítimos versos de Lino Zamora traidos del Real de... added by Ancient Faces on January 11, 2012.
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