María Cruz Erdocia Murguía

Female8 July 1703–3 May 1768

Brief Life History of María Cruz

When María Cruz Erdocia Murguía was christened on 8 July 1703, in Etxarri Aranatz, Nafarroa, Spain, her father, Miguel Erdocia Bacaicoa, was 32 and her mother, María de Murguía Lacunza, was 28. She married Silbestro de Arín, Lacunza on 6 March 1721, in Santa María, Etxarri Aranatz, Nafarroa, Spain. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 3 May 1768, in her hometown, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Silbestro de Arín, Lacunza
María Cruz Erdocia Murguía
Marriage: 6 March 1721
Miguel Arin
Juan Anttonio Arin
Joana Maria Arin
Pedro Francisco Arin
Miguel Arin
Manuel Antonio Arin
Juachin Arin Erdocia
Maria Arin
Juan Angel Arin
Maria Venitta Arin
Miguel Arin Erdocia

Sources (37)

  • Maria Cruz de Erdocia de Quiriaca en el registro de Manuel de Arin, "España, matrimonios, 1565-1950"
  • Maria Cruz de Erdozia en el registro de Miguel de Arin, "España, matrimonios, 1565-1950"
  • Maria Cruz de Erdozia en el registro de Juachin de Arin, "España, matrimonios, 1565-1950"

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  • Marriage
    6 March 1721Santa María, Etxarri Aranatz, Nafarroa, Spain
  • Children (11)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (2)


    The War of the Spanish Succession ended when Spain lost all of its European empire.


    Spain lost Florida to the United Kingdom.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Jesus, Eduardo, Francisco, Salvador, Carlos, Manuel, Jose Luis, Juana, Luis, Raul, Alberto.

    Basque: Castilianized form of Murgia 2.

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

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