The Ancestors of Brian Doig

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  • ID: I43
  • Name: Joaquina Freitas MARTINS-LUCIO
  • Surname: Martins-Lucio
  • Given Name: Joaquina Freitas
  • _AKA: Lucy, Lucia
  • Sex: F
  • Birth: 14 Feb 1874 in Lajes das Flores, Azores
  • Death: 10 Feb 1959 in Fresno Co., CA
  • Burial: 14 Feb 1959 Calvary Cemetery, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA
  • _UID: 5143EFA4457BD511AA29444553540000D07B
  • Note:
    Joaquina was worked as a slave back in the Azores. She stole gold from her father's trunk fo r passage to the US in 1892. She worked for the Hoffman family where she met her future husba nd Frank.

    Joaquina had many hardships caring and trying to raise a large family. She was very religiou s and wanted her family to go to church every Sunday, a difficult chore with the older childr en.

    Joaquine would sit for hours making quilts, crocheting and other hand work. At one time she s pun wool out of one of her sheep and put it into a quilt. She always had Kale growing in th e backyard to make kale soup, which she made often. She had her own language, a mix-up of Por tuguese and English with a little "Chinese" thrown is for sound. She was a strong woman who e ndured much hardship and sadness.
  • Change Date: 22 Jan 2005 at 00:00:00



    Father: Francisco JosÚ de Freitas MARTINS b: 12 Jan 1833 in Morros, Flores, Azores
    Mother: Maria de Trinidade VIEIRA b: 19 May 1845 in Morros, Flores, Azores

    Marriage 1 Franšisco MaurÝcio de FRAGA b: 20 Dec 1861 in Lajes, Flores, Azores
    • Married: 17 Apr 1894 in Selma, Fresno Co., CA
    • Note: Marriage certificate, Vol. F, page 106: Frank Frago, age 32, Portugal, and J. Lucia, age 19 , Portugal, were married in Selma on Apr. 17, 1894. Recorded by J. Brindeirs.
    Children
    1. Has Children Adeline Cecelia FRAGA b: 14 Jul 1895 in Yearington, Mason Valley, NV
    2. Has No Children Annie FRAGA b: 24 Jan 1896 in Modesto, Stanislaus Co., CA
    3. Has Children Frank Morris FRAGA b: 16 Sep 1897 in Modesto, Stanislaus Co., CA
    4. Has Children Lucy Agnes FRAGA b: 19 Mar 1900 in Modesto, Stanislaus Co., CA
    5. Has Children Anna Margaret (Annie) FRAGA b: 28 Jan 1902 in F Street, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA
    6. Has No Children William Lawrence FRAGA b: 24 Jul 1903 in West Park, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA
    7. Has No Children Mary FRAGA b: 6 Aug 1904 in West Park, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA
    8. Has No Children Morris Jerome FRAGA b: 28 Jul 1905 in West Park, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA
    9. Has Children Clara Elizabeth FRAGA b: 30 Dec 1907 in West Park, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA
    10. Has Children John B. (Johnny) FRAGA b: 27 May 1910 in West Park, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA
    11. Has Children Mary Alice FRAGA b: 6 Nov 1911 in West Park, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA
    12. Has Children Eulalia Louise (Lolly) FRAGA b: 10 Oct 1913 in West Park, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA
    13. Has Children Frances Loretta FRAGA b: 12 Nov 1915 in West Park, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA

    Marriage 2 JosÚ M. GOMES b: 4 Mar 1871 in Passagem, Flores, Azores
    • Married: 15 May 1920 in St. Alphonsus Church, Fresno, Fresno Co., CA
    • Note: They were married by Rev. John J. Fitzgerald. Witnesses were J. L. Alvarez and Maria Alvarez.
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