Socorro Public Library
401 Park Street, Socorro, New Mexico
Robert J. C. Baca
“Baca y Baca: Two Families from Socorro” (10:30 AM)
“The Zimmerly Family of Socorro, New Mexico” (2:00 PM)
This special “double feature” presentation by New Mexico Genealogical Society president Robert J. C. Baca will be given in his hometown of Socorro, New Mexico.
At 10:30 AM, Robert will discuss the origins of two Baca families. One family came from Belen; the other from Peña Blanca. Discover how these two families became part of early Socorro history.
At 2 PM, Robert will speak about the Zimmerly Family of Socorro, New Mexico. Samuel Zimmerly, a Swiss-born Civil War soldier, fell in love with and married Paubla Torres, a daughter of an old New Mexican family. Their family history extends from the beginnings of Spanish New Mexican history up into statehood and beyond.
Come see one or both of these programs
Both programs are free and open to the public