Ramon Granados Marquez
was born on September 14, 1880 in Arcena, Huelva, Spain. Maria de
la Concepcion Rey Capdevila was born on July 31, 1881 in Seviile,
Spain. They were married on January 20, 1903 in a civil
ceremony. Since Ramon was in Cuba at the time, the marriage was
done by proxy with Concepcion's brother, Viriato standing in for
Ramon. (At the time, unmarried women could not travel without an
then joined Ramon in Cuba and they were married in a ceremony before a
priest on February 10, 1903. Their first child, Luis was born in
Cuba in 1904. They returned to Spain and had three more children
(Connie, Rose and Clara). With four children they immigrated to
America in 1911 - Ramon going first with his wife and four
children following soon after.
They had a total of eleven children, four boys
and seven girls. The story of the life they began together, and
the stories of their descendents, now numbering over 400, are
highlighted in this website.
THIS WEB SITE
The Grandos Family Web
Site is being put together through the combined efforts of many
Granados'. For now we are focusing on the First Generation.
It is our hope that the site will eventually include information on the
generations that lived in Spain as well as the second, third, fourth -
and now fifth generations.
All comments, questions,
ideas and information is most welcome. Please think about
submitting information on those of the first generation that do not yet
have their biographies posted. Simple reflections or memories that
comprise a few sentences are as welcome as full biographies. WE
NEED YOUR HELP.
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