Rafael Conde-Barragan Family History

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----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- C1 Rafael Condé Y Barragan ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth: June 9,1893, Tepoztlan (near Cuernavaca), Morelos, Mexico Occupation: Insurance Salesman Religion: R. Catholic Death: February 25, 1932, Los Angeles, CA Burial: February 27, 1932, Calvary Cemetary, Los Angeles, CA Section K, Tier 19, Grave 94 Father: José Refugio Condé Mother: Florentina Barragán
Notes: He and his wife came to Los Angeles from Mexico City and never returned, becoming U. S. citizens. They entered the country at the border crossing at Eagle Pass, TX, on Sept. 20, 1918. Trained and practiced dentistry in Mexico, but never practice in the U.S. According to the 1930 U.S. Federal Census his name is Ralph C. Barragan.
Spouse: Maria del Carmen Islas y Huerta Birth: September 15,1897, Huamantla, Tlaxcala, Mexico Occupation: Housewife, music teacher Religion: R. Catholic Death: October 13, 1946, Los Angeles, CA Burial: October 15, 1946, Holy Cross Cemetary, Culver City, CA Section E, Lot 174, Grave 12 Father: Miguel Isles Mother: Soledad Huerta
Notes: Had a brother in Los Angeles named Jose Islas. In the 1940 U.S. Federal Census she is listed as a widow and working as a factory worker in a coat hanger factory. In her 1933 Petition for Citizenship her occupation is listed as a piano teacher. Died of ovarian cancer.
Married: August 24, 1916, Mexico City Children: Evangeline Carmen Ralph Joseph Reference: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- C1.1 Evangeline Carmen Conde ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth: April 19, 1920, Los Angeles, California aka: Vannie Religion: R. Catholic Father: Rafael Conde-Barragan Mother: Carmen Yslas Spouse: Johan Fritz Mounier Birth: February 20, 1920, Nijmegen, Holland (Mounier family line)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- C1.2 Ralph Joseph Conde ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Birth: October 8, 1921, Los Angeles, California Death: October 8, 2005, Los Angeles, California Burial: November 8, 2005, Arlington National Cemetery Occupation: Car Salesman Religion: Roman Catholic Father: Rafael Conde-Barragan Mother: Carmen Yslas
Notes: In World War II was a Ph M 1/c in the US Navy, attached to the First Marine Div. Received two Silver Stars, one from the Navy and one from the Marine Corp for action at Cape Gloucester, New Britain, where, on December 30, 1843, he received a bullet through the helmet while administering first aid to the wounded on the front lines. Belonged to Toastmasters. After retirement he became head usher at this parish church. Commander of American Legion Post 826, 1996-1997.
Spouse: Dorothy Margaret Rasch (Rasch family line)