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Escamilla Martinez Olivares Medellin

Posted: 18 Jul 2000 6:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 5 May 2004 11:20PM GMT
Surnames: Escamilla, Martinez, Olivares, Medellin
Is your a family from (Karnes County)Texas? I have been able to obtain the following information from my Tio Enrique who is in about 78 years old.

His Paternal Grandparents:
Celestino Lopez Martinez who was from Spain (Castillo Province(?)). married Petronilla Escamilla (an Indian woman from Morelos, Mex.) lived in Kenedy or Choate,(San Antonio area) Texas around 1900.

His Maternal Grandparents:
His maternal grandfather's name was Abran or Abraham Olivares also from Spain; he married Apolonia Medellin (Indian woman from Texas)lived in Choate, San Antonio area) Texas around 1900.

Both Grandfathers are reported to have died in Harlingen, Texas in 1933.

Celestino Lopez Martinez and Petronilla Escamilla had several children: Most were born in Kenedy, Tx (Karnes County
Martinez Children:
Jose Martinez - my Grandfather
Daniel Martinez - Preacher who lived in Abernathy, Texas
and died of heart attack (no year given)
Pedro Martinez married Tia Schawa (Indian name) real name Rosa Aura (?) lived in Kenedy, Imperial (West Texas) and
Kermit, Texas
Carlos Martinez who lived in Santa Rosa, Texas
Rafaela Martinez who married an Anglo and moved to Baytown,
Consuela Martinez who died at a young age in Kenedy, Texas
I would appreciate hearing from you even if we are not related.

Abran or Abraham Olivares married Apolonia Medellin (Indian woman from Texas

Olivares Children:
Isabel Olivares (the oldest)
Josefina or Josephina Olivares-my Grandmother born in Choate, Texas Mar. 19,1898
Valentin Olivares
Juanita Olivares

I would appreciate hearing from anyone that can help me.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
chiquita_Soli... 30 Jan 2000 12:00PM GMT 
chiquita_Soli... 5 Feb 2000 12:00PM GMT 
JMartinez1011 18 Jul 2000 12:00PM GMT 
monica 17 Jul 2001 3:02PM GMT 
JMartinez1011 19 Jun 2003 7:23PM GMT 
Linda Hurtado 10 May 2000 12:00PM GMT 
chiquita_Soli... 29 Aug 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Adriana Magana 15 Aug 2001 8:17PM GMT 
squirty 29 Aug 2001 9:21AM GMT 
C.Ojeda 1 Mar 2002 11:10PM GMT 
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