Maria Demetria Garza Ramos

Female22 December 1823–9 October 1892

Brief Life History of Maria Demetria

When Maria Demetria Garza Ramos was born on 22 December 1823, in Marín, Nuevo León, Mexico, her father, Andres Garza, was 21 and her mother, Maria Gertrudis Ramos, was 19. She married Jose Bartolo Caballero de la Garza on 22 February 1840, in Marín, Nuevo León, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 9 October 1892, in her hometown, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Jose Bartolo Caballero de la Garza
Maria Demetria Garza Ramos
Marriage: 22 February 1840
Jose Santiago Caballero Ramos
Jose Severiano Caballero Ramos
Jose Francisco Caballero Ramos
Jose Aciclo Caballero Ramos
Maria del Carmen Caballero Ramos
Maria Crescencia Caballero Ramos
Jose de Jesus Caballero Ramos
Gregoria Caballero Garza
Benita Caballero Ramos
Epifanio Caballero Garza

Sources (15)

  • Ma. Demetria Ramos, "Mexico, Marriages, 1570-1950"
  • Death Record: Demetria Garza, Registros civiles del municipio de Marín, 1861-1941; ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G5PH-S3D6
  • Demetria Garza, "Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 February 1840Marín, Nuevo León, Mexico
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Federal republican government is established under new constitution. Guerrero becomes president.


    Age 5

    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.


    Age 19

    Santa Anna retires to his hacienda and leaves government to Nicolás Bravo.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Jesus, Manuel, Raul, Carlos, Ruben, Guadalupe, Mario, Armando, Roberto, Luis.

    Spanish: from garza ‘heron’, probably applied as a nickname for someone with long legs. Compare De la Garza .

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

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