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Quintero

Los Pobladores

 

— The Founders of the City of Los Angeles —

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

Luis Quintero came from Guadalajara, Jalisco, and his wife, María Petra Rubio came from Alamos, Sonora. The Quintero family moved to Santa Barbara, where their daughters lived and were married to soldiers of the presidio. Luis Quintero was the tailor for Santa Barbara for many years.

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

Luis Quintero vino de Guadalajara, Jalisco, y su esposa, María Petra Rubio era de Alamos, Sonora. La familia Quintero se mudó a Santa Barbara en donde vivieron sus hijas, que se casaron con soldados de la guarnición. Luis Quintero fue el sastre de Santa Barbara por muchos años.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraHispanic AmericansSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 34° 3.375′ 
Quintero Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, January 4, 2021
2. Quintero Marker
N, 118° 14.334′ 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. Rosas (a few steps from this marker); Los Pobladores (a few steps from this marker); Rodríguez (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Rosas (within shouting distance of this marker); Carlos III (within shouting distance of this marker); Plaza Fire House (within shouting distance of this marker); Plaza Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Navarro (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 47 times since then and 9 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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