Antonio Barrera de la Garza

5 February 1807–
San Juan Bautista, Santiago, Nuevo León, Mexico

The Life of Antonio

When Antonio Barrera de la Garza was christened on 5 February 1807, in San Juan Bautista, Santiago, Nuevo León, Mexico, his father, Francisco Barrera Gonzalez, was 42 and his mother, María Rosalía Anastacia de la Garza Treviño, was 20. He married Eleonor Gonzalez Rodriguez on 8 November 1852, in San Juan Bautista, Santiago, Nuevo León, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Antonio Barrera de la Garza
1807–
Eleonor Gonzalez Rodriguez
1837–1902
Marriage: 8 November 1852
Maria Manuela Barrera Gonzáles
1853–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 November 1852
San Juan Bautista, Santiago, Nuevo León, Mexico
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1821

Colonization grant given to Moses Austin to settle Texas. Plan of Iguala proclaims Mexican independence. Augustín de Iturbide and Spanish envoy sign Treaty of Córdoba recognizing Mexico's independence. treaty not honored by Spanish government, however.
1822

Army of the Three Guarantees occupies Mexico City under Iturbide's command. Iturbide becomes emperor of Mexico as Agustín I. Iturbide deposed, and republic proclaimed by Antonio López de Santa Anna Pérez de Lebrón.
1841

Conservative rebellion against Bustamante. Santa Anna's dictatorship.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish and Catalan: topographic name for someone who lived near a gate or fence, from Spanish and Catalan barrera ‘barrier’.2 topographic name for someone who lived by a clay pit, Spanish barrera, barrero (a derivative of barro ‘mud’, ‘clay’).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Anto. Barrera, "México, matrimonios, 1570-1950"
  • Antonio Barrera en entrada por Ma. Manuela Barrera Gonsales, "México, bautismos, 1560-1950"
  • Anto. Barrera Gsa., "México, bautismos, 1560-1950"

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