The Orona and Chavez Genealogy back to the late 1800's
the search back continues.
On the Orona side the trail leads between Colorado and
Toreon Mexico, the surnames from that period are Orona ,Vega
The Chavez side goes back to John Santos Chavez Sr. born
Nov. 9 1867 in Walsenburg Colorado, he married Maria Lupita
Montoya in about 1894, she was born Dec. 25,1881. Other names
of interest from the turn of 1900 in Colorado are Zamora and Ortega.