Manuel Garcia

about 1766–
Mexico

The Life of Manuel

When Manuel Garcia was born about 1766, in Mexico, his father, Gregorio Garcia, was 22 and his mother, Cecilia Corral, was 19. He had at least 5 daughters with Manuela Medina.

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Family Time Line

Manuel Garcia
1766–
Manuela Medina
1769–
Patricia Garcia Medina
1784–
Maria Ygnacia Garcia Medina
1788–
Bacilia Garzia Medina
1790–
Luisa Garcia Medina
1791–
Maria Olaya Garsia Medina
1796–

Spouse and Children

children

(5)

    Patricia Garcia Medina

    Female1784–Female

    Maria Ygnacia Garcia Medina

    Female1788–Female

    Bacilia Garzia Medina

    Female1790–Female

    Luisa Garcia Medina

    Female1791–Female

    Maria Olaya Garsia Medina

    Female1796–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Gregorio Garcia

    Male1744–Male

    Cecilia Corral

    Female1747–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

1821

Age 55

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

Age 56

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.
1828

Age 62

Santa Anna repels Spain's attempt to regain control of Mexico. Guerrero abolishes slavery as means of discouraging migration of United States southerners to Texas.

Name Meaning

Spanish (García) and Portuguese: from a medieval personal name of uncertain origin. It is normally found in medieval records in the Latin form Garsea, and may well be of pre-Roman origin, perhaps akin to Basque (h)artz ‘bear’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Manuel Garcia en entrada por Patricia Garcia Medina, "México, bautismos, 1560-1950"
  • Manuel Garcia en entrada por Maria Ygnacia Garcia Medina, "México, bautismos, 1560-1950"
  • Manuel Garzia en entrada por Bacilia Garzia Medina, "México, bautismos, 1560-1950"

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