Pedro Empaces Candia

1879–9 October 1954 (Age 75)
Talisay by Santander, Cebu, Philippines

The Life of Pedro Empaces

When Pedro Empaces Candia was born in 1879, in Talisay by Santander, Cebu, Philippines, his father, Eulalio Candia, was 62 and his mother, Sarena Empaces, was 51. He had at least 3 sons with Dalmacia Saberon Fiel. He died on 9 October 1954, in Talisay, Cebu, Philippines, at the age of 75.

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Pedro Empaces Candia
Dalmacia Saberon Fiel
Cornelio Fiel Candia
Sergio Fiel Candia
Ricardo Fiel Candia

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings

    Eulalio Candia


    Sarena Empaces




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World Events (5)


Age 19

The U.S. navy destroys the Spanish fleet in Manila Bay. Spain cedes the Philippines to the U.S. under the Treaty of Paris in December, Philippines rebel leader Emilio Aguinaldo declares the Philippines independent on June 12, which will be recognized in the future as the Philippines' Independence Day.

Age 23

"Insurrection ends. Taft improves economic conditions, settles disputes over church ownership of land, establishes ""Pensionado""program, allowing Filipinos to study in U.S. , which helped modernize and westernize the country."

Age 56

Filipino people approve constitution creating the Philippine Commonwealth with Manuel Quezon y Molina as the first president. The Philippines is promised full independence within 10 years.

Name Meaning

1 Galician: habitational name from a place called Candia, in Lugo province, Galicia.2 Italian: see De Candia .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Pedro Empaces Candia - Memory of Someone: death: 9 October 1954; Talisay, Cebu, Central Visayas, Philippines

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