- Journal of SD History
Jose Antonio Serrano
SERRANO, José Antonio, son of Leandro Serrano. Married Rafaela, daughter of Rosario Aguilar. Their children were: Jesus, who is about seventy-five years of age and lives at Ventura; Luis, born March 12, 1846, married Serafina Stewart daughter of John C. Stewart, and lives in San Diego; Rosa, who was married to Andrew Cassidy; and Adelaide, who was the first wife of Sam Ames. of Old Town. José Antonio Serrano was a horse and cattle man. He served under Pico in the Mexican War, and was engaged at the battle of San Pasqual.
[from William Ellsworth Smythe's History of San Diego, 1907, pages 267-268]