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Jose Antonio Yorba, I
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1743, Spain
Death: Jan. 16, 1825
Santa Ana
Orange County
California, USA

Gasper De portola EXPEDITION OF ALTA CALIFORNIA IN 1769 also with portola in that important expedition was a young corporal named jose antonio yorba.He married Maria Josefa Grijalva in San Francisco on May 17,1782.Their first three children were born in the monterey area while Jose antonio was in the army.In 1789 the family moved to San Diego after he had been assigned to the presidio there.eleven more children were born to the family between 1789 and 1810.Jose Antonio retired from the army in 1797 and,with his father in-law,Juan Pablo Grijalva,he began grazing cattle on the land that was to become Rancho Santiago De santa ana.when Jose Antonio Yorba,along with his nephew,Juan Pablo Peralta,applied for thier land grant they were required to get permission from Grijalva's widow,Maria Josefa.On July 1,1810,Governor Figueroa granted the 62,516 acres to Jose Antonio Yorba and Juan Pablo Peralta. 
Family links: 
  Maria Gracia Feliz Yorba (1753 - 1825)*
  Maria Gracia Feliz Yorba (1753 - 1781)*
  Maria Josefa Grijalva Yorba (1766 - 1830)*
  Pedro Antonio Yorba (1774 - 1780)*
  Francisco Xavier Yorba (1776 - ____)*
  Diego Maria Yorba (1776 - 1806)*
  Joseph Antonio de los Remedios Yorba (1785 - 1844)*
  Tomas Antonio Yorba (1787 - 1845)*
  Maria Raymunda Fermina Nepomucena Yorba Alvarado (1793 - 1851)*
  Josef Domingo Yorba (1795 - 1796)*
  Francisca Dominga Yorba Ortega (1797 - 1814)*
  Maria De Las Nieves Yorba (1798 - 1798)*
  Bernardo Antonio Yorba (1801 - 1858)*
  Teodisio Juan Yorba (1805 - 1863)*
*Calculated relationship
San Juan Capistrano Mission Cemetery
San Juan Capistrano
Orange County
California, USA
Plot: located curb side of center trail (the only headstone on side of trail)
Created by: Anyonymous
Record added: Jan 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13161819
Jose Antonio Yorba, I
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- quebecoise
 Added: Aug. 9, 2015
Recordeu els dies d'edat, tenir en compte els anys de moltes generacions: demanar el teu pare, i ell es faran de tu; thy ancians i et dirÓ. Deut. 32:7.
- Steve
 Added: Mar. 20, 2013
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- Karen Ayers Weir
 Added: Dec. 2, 2012
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