Padre Ramón Ortiz, born in 1814 in Santa Fe, New Mexico became an important figure in the history of El Paso and the US/Mexico border region. This article gives a chronological time-line and narrative of his life and work as a humanitarian and a diplomat.
The El Paso County Historical Society
Ramón Ortiz; Mexico/US relations; Border History; Texas History; New Mexico History; El Paso, Texas History
Sisneros, Samuel E.. "El Paseño, Padre Ramón Ortiz: 1814-1896." Password (1999). https://digitalrepository.unm.edu/ulls_fsp/132