Hi AimeeNovember 9th 2001 You have really made me very happy today! By now I know that your husband and I are distantly related by Basilio Ribera was Brother to Eutimio Ribera, who is my Grandfather Alfonso Ribera's father. Some of the information I received is Ramona Vigil Ribera was Spanish and French.She married Jose Dolores Ribera. Jose Eutimio Ribera married Dolores Lovato. Alfonso Ribera's Mother's Side of the family is as follows:Juan Jose Lovato married Teodora Maes Lovato. A daughter is born to Juan J. Lovato and Teodora M. Lovato:Eloise Lovato.Eloise Married Manuel Valdez Eloise and Manuel Valdez parents of Dolores Valdez.
Dolores Valdez married Eutimio Ribera. Eutimio Ribera and Dolores Valdez give birth to Alfonso RiberaAlfonso Ribera's Mother's maiden name was Dolores Valdez.She was Spanish and Portugese.So how does it go Maria Dolores Lovato, Valdez de Ribera???
I am told Maria Dolores Ribera was said to be adopted?? Dolores had a sister Adelida, her husband was Marcelino Barerra.Children born to them as far as I know are: Vivian Barerra.Christina Barerra, Estella Barerra and Patricio.Do you have any information on them?
Demacia Ribera and Martina are sisters.I believe Martina has two daughters:l.Alcaria2. Isabel. Jose Lucero was Martina's husband.Martina is Eutimio Ribera's sister.
Aimee:My main desire is to have verification on Francisco Ribera known as Pancho.You state is the First Generation of the Ribera Clan.I have a picture of Ramon Alfonso Ribera as being the First Generation of the Ribera's.My aunt Bertha had all the pictures, and she gave them to Lovia Ribera. Bertha is my Grand- father Alfonso Ribera's only sister.The picture I am told was very prized, it was signed in back with the person's name.She also have the Picture of Basilio and one of his wives, do you have any pictures of Basilio? I have only one.I have one of Jose Dolores Ribera and his wife Ramona Vigil, one of Jose Eutimio Ribera and his wife Maria Dolores Lobato, and another of my Grandfather Alfonso Ribera and his wife Maria Francisca Garcia.
I would like to have the discription of Basilio, but especially his second wife if you have it. The picture I have shows them as frontier people, del Campo.Both have hats made of animal pelts.
Jose Eutimio Ribera has other children:Anselmo, Theodore, Mauricio, a young girl Marianita that died as a young girl child, and Bertha-only living girl child. Certificate of Baptism:Church of Saint Joseph, Mosquero, New Mexico.
Alfonso Ribera was born August 9, 1901 in Folsom, New Mexico Child of Eutimio Ribera and Dolores Lobato, sponsors being Francisco Vigil and Virginia Dherrera at his Baptism on October 12, l90l. He died in Tucson, Arizona on November 20, 2000 He married Maria Francisca Garcia.She was born on January 24, l910 and died in July 23, l991, she died in Tucson, Arizona. Certificate of Baptism is at St. Johns the Baptist Church in San Juan Pueblo, New Mexico Parents are Eulogio Garcia and Maria Inez Salazar.She was born in Chamita, New Mexico on January 24, 1910.
My mother Maria Anita Ribera was born May 22, l928 to Alfonso Ribera and Francisquita Garcia in La Frugua, New Mexico. Baptism:Sacred Heart church-Farmington N.M. Sponsors:Eturbides Sanchez and Linita Sanchez on May 28, l928.
My mother Mary married Nestor Amadeo Valdez, born March 2,l923 to Remigio Valdez and Juanita Montoya in La Plata, New Mexico. Sponsors:Jose Manzanares and Roquel Manzanares, March 25,1923.
My Grandmother Juanita Maria Montolla's parents are Juan Pablo Montoya and Maria Dolores Medina. Juanita was born in Llano, San Juan on January 20, 1886.
Barbara Valdez born April 8th, l948 to Mary Ribera and Nestor A. Valdez in Farmington, New Mexico. Barbara Married Angel Luis Gonzalez on December 20, l980. in Tucson, Arizona.Angel's Date of Birth is July 12, l943, born in Utuado, Puerto Rico. Four Sons Born to Angel and Barbara Gonzalez are as Follows:l.Angel Joel Gonzalez-September 9, l982. 2.Jeremiah Joshua Gonzalez-March 29, l984. 3.Seth Isaac Gonzalez-February l9, 1986 4.Jonathan Josiah Gonzalez-January 17, 1988.
My next message to you will be the children born to Alfonso and Francisquita Ribera, they are too numerous to place here. Barbara Gonzalez