96. Doña Maria del Carmen Tomasa DEL CASTILLO was born on 21 December 1889 in Albay. She died on 9 November 1967 at the age of 77 in New Orleans, USA. She was diagnosed with lung cancer and was taken to New Orleans for an operation. Unfortunately, she did not survive. She was buried on 13 November 1967 in El Cementerio de La Guaira, Venezuela. Abuelita Carmen was 6 or 7 years old when she went to live with Tia Lelay and Tio Jose because they had no children. Jose Maria Ycsiar (Abuelito), the nephew of Tio Jose came to the Philippines at the age of 17 from Spain to work for Gutierrez Hermanos. He lived with them.
Tio Jose died of typhoid fever in Legaspi.
Abuelito Jose Maria and Abuelita Carmen fell in love. They got married in Spain and had their first child in Plencia, Spain. When Tita Angeles was about 3 years old, they came back to the Philippines with Tia Lelay to stay for good. They had 8 children.
Abuelito Jose Maria died of peritonitis (appendix that burst) on July 11, 1932.
Abuelita Carmen died of cancer of the lungs on November 9, 1967.
Doña Maria del Carmen Tomasa DEL CASTILLO and Don Jose Maria YCSIAR were married on 29 December 1902 in Ycsiar home in Ligao. They were previously believed to have been married on April 15, 1903. Don Jose Maria YCSIAR2, son of Jose YCSIAR and Josefa AZURRZA, was born on 23 February 1881 in Bermeo, Spain. He died on 11 July 1932 at the age of 51 in Ligao, Albay. He had appendicitis but refused to see a doctor. His appendix burst and as a result, he died of peritonitis. He died on 11 July 1932 at the age of 51 in Ligao, Albay. Jose was buried in San Isidro Church, Pasay. He is also known as Jose Maria Ycsiar. He had appendicitis but refused to see a doctor. His appendix burstand as a result, he died of peritonitis.
Doña Maria del Carmen Tomasa DEL CASTILLO and Don Jose Maria YCSIAR had the following children: