Amado Chaves (1851 - 1930) MP

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Birthplace: Santa Fé, Santa Fe County, New Mexico Territory, United States
Death: Died in Santa Fé, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States
Cause of death: Tuberculosis
Occupation: First New Mexico Superintendent of Public Schools
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Buried Treasures: Famous and Unusual Gravesites in New Mexico History, by Richard Melzer

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Amado Chaves

New Mexico's first Superintendent of Public Schools, 1891-97 and 1904-05; known as New Mexico's "Father of Rural Education"; Mayor of Santa Fe, 1901-03; the small community of Amada near his ranch in Valencia (now Cibola) County was named in his honor; son of Indian fighter and Civil War hero Manuel Chaves

  • Date of birth: April 14, 1851
  • Place of birth: Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Date of death (age): 7 p.m., Dec. 30, 1930 (79)
  • Place of death: at his home in Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Cause of death: tuberculosis
  • Resting place: Fairview Cemetery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, No. 102
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1851
April 14, 1851
Santa Fé, Santa Fe County, New Mexico Territory, United States
April 30, 1851
Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico Territory, United States
1930
December 30, 1930
Age 79
Santa Fé, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States
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Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States