Santa Anna returns to Mexico and becomes president. Sells additional territory to United States under Gadsden Purchase.
Triumph of Plan of Ayutla under leadership of Benito Juárez.
United States railroad companies receive favorable concessions. Railroad boom.
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’.