Machado, José Manuel Jr.

Birth Name Machado, José Manuel Jr.
Gender male
Age at Death 70 years, 10 months, 20 days


Event Date Place Description Sources
Death 1852-10-18   Death of Machado, Joséf Manuel Jr.  
Event Note

Died at Old Town, San Diego, and is buried at El Campo Santo Cemetery, Old Town, San Diego, California.

Birth 1781-11-28 San Gabriel, Los Angeles, California, Mexico Birth of Machado, Joséf Manuel  
Event Note

Born at at Pueblo of Nuestra Senora de Los Angeles, California, 2 months after his parents arrived in California. The first Machado born in California and first named Joseph but changed it to Joséf.

Confirmation 1781-11-30 San Diego, San Diego, California, USA Confirmation of Machado, Joséf Manuel  
Event Note

Confirmed by Father Serra at Mission San Gabriel.


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Machado, Joséf Manuel Sr.17571810-02-25
Mother Valenzuela, María del Carmen de luz1764
         Machado, José Manuel Jr. 1781-11-28 1852-10-18


Family of Machado, José Manuel Jr. and Valdez, María Sarafina delaLuz

Married Wife Valdez, María Sarafina delaLuz ( * 1788 + 1861-03-12 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1805-09-26   Marriage of Machado, Joséf and María  
Name Birth Date Death Date
Machado, Juan
Machado, Juana1814-03-081901-12-24
Machado, Joséf Rafael1826-11-26


was born at the San Gabriel Mission near Los Angeles. He served as a Corporal at the San Gabriel Mission in 1813 and served at the San Diego Presidio soon after. He saw California ruled by Spain, Mexico, the Republic of California and the United States.

The Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, February 14, 1969, page A-2
San Diego Dedicated Building in Old Town

San Diego officials dedicated the first restored building in the city's Old Town, which is being developed as a State Historical Park. The building, a home built by Cpl. Jose Manuel Machado of the Mexican army in 1830-1836, is called the Machado-Stewart Adobe.