Martha Castaňon: Becoming Minnesotan

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Martha Castaňon was born in Moorhead, Minnesota. Castaňon traveled between Texas and Minnesota in her youth, but chose to remain permanently in Minnesota for better opportunities. She graduated from Moorhead High School and completed two years of vocational technical school as an accounting clerk. She later served as an election judge, promoting the importance of voting to the Latino community.

  • Full name - Martha Castaňon
  • Age - 50
  • Date of interview - 02.15.2010
  • Gender - Female
  • Generation - Second Generation American
nid: 1905