Esteban Galarza

13 February 1718–29 September 1778
Etxarri-Aranatz, Navarre, Spain

The Life of Esteban

When Esteban Galarza was christened on 13 February 1718, in Etxarri-Aranatz, Navarre, Spain, his father, Pedro Galarza, was 30 and his mother, Cathalina de Bacaicoa Araña, was 26. He married Josepha Mayza on 8 May 1743, in Etxarri-Aranatz, Navarre, Spain. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 29 September 1778, in his hometown, at the age of 60.

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Esteban Galarza
Josepha Mayza
Marriage: 8 May 1743
Ana Galarza
Juan Ignacio Galarza
Maria Cathalina Galarza
Joseph Anttonio Galarza

Spouse and Children

8 May 1743
Etxarri-Aranatz, Navarre, Spain


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+1 More Child

World Events (1)


Spain lost Florida to the United Kingdom.

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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  • Esttevan De Galarza en entrada por Juan Ygnacio De Galarza, "España, bautismos, 1502-1940"
  • Esttevan De Galarza en entrada por Ana De Galarza, "España, bautismos, 1502-1940"

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