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Mrs Vincente Silva

Birth
Death May 1893
San Miguel County, New Mexico, USA
Burial San Miguel County, New Mexico, USA
Memorial ID 21574909 · View Source
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Her husband, notorious leader of La Sociedad de Bandido, Vincente Silva, ordered five members of his gang, also known as "The Forty Bandits" to murder her. They stabbed her to death, but decided they were not paid enough, so shot Vincente to death on May 19, 1893. Neither of the Silva's deaths were discovered for two years by the locals. Sources: www.newmexicoalhn.net; www.nmagazine.com; www.southernnewmexico.com; www.yourhometown.org; www.rootsweb.com
all accessed 15 Sept 2007


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  • Created by: L Pritchett
  • Added: 15 Sep 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21574909
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mrs Vincente Silva (unknown–May 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21574909, citing Campo De Los Cadillos Cemetery, San Miguel County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by L Pritchett (contributor 46847179) .