Juan Ignacio Galarza

9 March 1749–12 May 1812
Etxarri-Aranatz, Navarre, Spain

The Life of Juan Ignacio

Juan Ignacio Galarza was christened on 9 March 1749, in Etxarri-Aranatz, Navarre, Spain as the son of Esteban Galarza and Josepha Mayza. He married Maria Ignacia Igoa on 28 January 1771, in Etxarri-Aranatz, Navarre, Spain. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 12 May 1812, in his hometown, at the age of 63.

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Juan Ignacio Galarza
Maria Ignacia Igoa
Marriage: 28 January 1771
Maria Josepha Galarza
Francisco Galarza
Maria Galarza

Spouse and Children

28 January 1771
Etxarri-Aranatz, Navarre, Spain


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World Events (3)


Spain lost Florida to the United Kingdom.

French forces led by Napoleon conquered Spain but the Spanish regained control in 1814.
1808 · Peninsular war

War against Napolean was met with great resistance by Spanish nationalists, with help from British troops, Spain force French out of the peninsula.

Name Meaning

Basque: topographic name, cognate with Galardi , from galar ‘kindling’, ‘dead wood’ + the collective suffix -tza.

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

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  • Juan Ygnacio De Galarza, "España, bautismos, 1502-1940"

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