Filomana Machado

8 July 1899–4 May 1947 (Age 47)
Somerset, Bexar, Texas, United States

The Life of Filomana

When Filomana Machado was born on 8 July 1899, her father, Preciliano Machado, was 30 and her mother, Catarina Flores Machado, was 26. She married Emilio Arteaga on 3 July 1922, in Bexar, Texas, United States. She lived in Atascosa, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 2, Atascosa, Texas, United States in 1910. She died on 4 May 1947, in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States, at the age of 47, and was buried in Somerset, Bexar, Texas, United States.

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Emilio Arteaga
Filomana Machado
Marriage: 3 July 1922

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    Emilio Arteaga



3 July 1922
Bexar, Texas, United States

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 2

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 13

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from Spanish and Portuguese machado ‘hatchet’ (a derivative of Macho 2), probably a nickname, but possibly also a habitational name, as this word is also a common element of place names.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Filamena Machado in household of Preceliano Machado, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Filomana Machado in household of Preciliano Machado, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Filomana M Ortega, "Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976"

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