SOTO, Miguel

Male Abt. 1831 - 1899  (~ 68 years)


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  • Name SOTO, Miguel  
    Born Abt. 1831  California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened Cause: Suffocation due to fire 
    Gender Male 
    Census 27 Jun 1860  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1860 CENSUS - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; 27 June 1860
    1860 CENSUS: LN #7 - FAM 872; Miguel Soto - Age 28
    w/wife and son
    Military 26 Jan 1864  Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861 - 1865
      Name: Miguel Soto
      Residence: Los Angeles, California
      Enlistment Date: 26 Jan 1864
      Rank at enlistment: Private
      Enlistment Place: Los Angeles, California
      State Served: California
      Survived the War?: Yes
      Service Record:
          Enlisted in Company D, California 1st Cavalry Battalion on 03 Mar 1864.
            Mustered out on 22 Jun 1864 at Drum Barracks, CA.
          Returned to Company D, California 1st Cavalry Battalion on 07 Mar 1865.
            Mustered out on 20 Mar 1866 at Drum Barracks, CA.
      Sources: Register of California Men in the War of the Rebellion 1861 to 1867
    Died 6 Feb 1899  Los Nietos, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Abt. 7 Feb 1899  Santa Fe Springs, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I08470  1. Schwald - WA-NY-OR-TX
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2016 

    Family 1 OLIVAS, Maria de la Soledad,   b. Feb 1836, Los Angeles, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt. 1863, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years) 
    Married Aft. 1855  Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Type: cannot locate a marriage record 
    Children 
     1. SOTO, Francisca Rosalia,   b. 1 Sep 1855, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef. 27 Jun 1860, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     2. SOTO, Jose U.T.,   b. Abt. Dec 1859, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F6660  Group Sheet

    Family 2 TAPIA, Maria Antonia,   b. 2 Sep 1860, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1896, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married Jul 1888  Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Type: cannot locate a marriage record 
    Children 
    +1. SOTO, Jose Lorenzo "Lawrence T.",   b. 10 Aug 1890, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1977, Santa Ana, Orange, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F2890  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt. 1831 - California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Type: cannot locate a marriage record - Aft. 1855 - Los Angeles County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 27 Jun 1860 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 26 Jan 1864 - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Type: cannot locate a marriage record - Jul 1888 - Los Angeles County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Feb 1899 - Los Nietos, Los Angeles, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt. 7 Feb 1899 - Santa Fe Springs, Los Angeles, California Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S201] AVS-Death-Burial - findagrave.com, (findagrave.com), http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=132525054.
      DEATH & BURIAL
      Miguel Soto
      Birth: 1831
      Los Angeles County, California, USA
      Death: Feb. 6, 1899
      Santa Fe Springs, Los Angeles County, California, USA

      LONG BIOGRAPHY ... Please see findagrave personal page for details

      Spouse:
      Maria Tapia Soto (1861 - 1896)

      Burial:
      Paradise Memorial Park
      Santa Fe Springs, Los Angeles County, California, USA

    2. [S169] CENSUS 1860 - U.S. Federal, (ancestry.com), page 86 (378); [86/158], 27 Jun 1860.

    3. [S201] AVS-Death-Burial - findagrave.com, (findagrave.com), http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=132525054.
      MARRIAGE INFO - Per Miguel Soto's findagrave page
      Miguel married (1) María de la Soledad Olivas y Silvas* at Los Angeles about 1854, with whom he had two children.

    4. [S201] AVS-Death-Burial - findagrave.com, (findagrave.com), http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=132525054.
      MARRIAGE PLACE: Per Miguel Soto's findagrave page:
      Miguel married (2) María Tapia (1861, Los Angeles) at Los Angeles in July 1888, the same year he fractured his right fibula just above the ankle in a fall from his horse on Mission Street, Los Angeles.

      (with María Tapia, at Rancho Domínguez)


    5. [S201] AVS-Death-Burial - findagrave.com, (findagrave.com).
      CORRECT PARENTS OF Jose Lorenzo "Lawrence T." Soto:
      Per Miguel Soto's findagrave web site:
      Following Miguel's death, Ervin G. Taber was appointed the legal guardian of 9-year-old Jose Lorenzo Soto y Tapia on January 19, 1900, and filed for a Civil War minor's pension on January 30, receiving application No. 712,729.
      Then, on June 26, 1903, Agustín Ruíz and Benedita (Soto?) de Ruíz of Orange County were appointed as José's legal guardians. Benedita was Miguel Soto's niece.