Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Carriagas in:
 • Guadalupe Cemetery
 • New Almaden
 • Santa Clara County
 • California
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Pedro Carriaga
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: 1843
California, USA
Death: 1893
New Almaden
Santa Clara County
California, USA

Pedro Carriaga was a native of Mexico according to several census and voting records. Sometime before 1868 he relocated to Santa Clara County, California, where he went to work in the New Almaden Quicksilver mine. He continued working there until his death in about 1893. Pedro first married Francisca Avila at New Almaden on January 19, 1868, and they were the parents of Flavia, Paula (Chaboya), Maria (Hernandez), and Sylvester. After Francisca's death, Pedro married Clorinda Gonzales in 1883. They were the parents of Felix and Mary, who later took their stepfather's last name when Clorinda married Jose Lucero after Pedro's death. Clorinda gave birth to her first child by Jose Lucero in Los Gatos in November, 1894.

According to her family, Pedro's daughter Maria Carriaga Hernandez was half or full Native American, and DNA testing indicates this to be true also. Pedro and/or his first wife Francisca Avila were full or partly Native American. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Francisca Avila Carriaga (1851 - 1877)
  Clorinda Ducommun Gonzales Lucero (1866 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Flavia Carriaga (1868 - 1868)*
  Mary Avila Carriaga Hernandez (1870 - 1911)*
  Sylvester Cariaga (1872 - 1932)*
  Felix Alvino Lucero (1885 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Guadalupe Cemetery
New Almaden
Santa Clara County
California, USA
Plot: There are no grave markers left in this cemetery.
 
Created by: Veronica Jordan
Record added: Jan 12, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 123316179
Pedro Carriaga
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Veronica Jordan
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- C. De Albar
 Added: Mar. 29, 2016

- Old Coot
 Added: Jan. 23, 2014
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service