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Moreno

Los Pobladores

 

— The Founders of the City of Los Angeles —

 
Moreno Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, December 4, 2018
1. Moreno Marker
Inscription.  
The Founders of the City of Los Angeles
Lara · Mesa · Moreno · Rosas · Camero · Rosas · Navarro · Villavicencio · Rodriguez · Quintero · Vanegas

José Moreno and his wife, María Guadalupe Pérez, came from Rosario, Sinaloa. José and María were married on September 18, 1980, just before they began their long journey to found Los Angeles. The Moreno family was successful in farming in Los Angeles and lived in the pueblo for many years. José Moreno died in 1809. Guadapule Pérez died in 1860, at the age of about 100, the last of the original adult pobladores to die.

Los Pobladores
Lara · Mesa · Moreno · Rosas · Camero · Rosas · Navarro · Villavicencio · Rodriguez · Quintero · Vanegas

José Moreno venía de Rosario, Sinaloa, así como tambien su mujer María Guadalupe Pérez. José y María se casaron el 18 de septiembre de 1780, justo antes de comenzar su largo viaje para ir a fundar Los Angeles. La familia Moreno tuvo éxito en la argicultura en Los Angeles y vivió en el Pueblo por muchos años. José Moreno falleció en 1809, mientras que Guadalupe
Moreno Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, January 4, 2021
2. Moreno Marker
Pérez sobrevivió hasta 1960, y murió a la edad de cerca de 100 años, convirtiéndose en la última de los pobradores adultos originales en fallecer.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraHispanic AmericansSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 34° 3.382′ N, 118° 14.308′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of Los Angeles Street and Paseo de la Plaza on Los Angeles Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Los Angeles CA 90012, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Navarro (a few steps from this marker); Carlos III (a few steps from this marker); Mesa (a few steps from this marker); Rodríguez (a few steps from this marker); Lara (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Spanish Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Plaza Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Father Junipero Serra (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Angeles.
 
More about this marker. It is embedded in the sidewalk at the edge of the plaza.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 18, 2020, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 40 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on December 18, 2020, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.   2. submitted on January 5, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.
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