Rancho de Corrales

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A tragic family affair (literally) is the rumored source of the haunting at this former hacienda. The young son of the Embert family shot and killed a young woman who was rumored to be the father’s mistress. Discord and strife settled into the family and some years later, the father killed his wife in an apparent jealous rage. Barricading himself inside the home, he was then himself killed when the police arrived.

**Rancho de Corrales burned down in June 2012. No word on whether it is to be rebuilt or whether the hauntings remain post-fire.

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    Geographic Information

    4895 Corrales Rd
    Corrales, NM 87048
    United States

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    35.23090358684285, -106.61189585913235
    Sandoval County, New Mexico
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