Carlos Herrera

4 May 1922–10 October 1983 (Age 61)
Hebbronville, Jim Hogg, Texas, United States

The Life of Carlos

When Carlos Herrera was born on 4 May 1922, in Hebbronville, Jim Hogg, Texas, United States, his father, Epigmenio Herrera Flores, was 59 and his mother, Cristina Ceccopieri Garza, was 41. He married Gloria Perez on 24 June 1946, in Brooks, Texas, United States. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Jim Hogg, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1941. He died on 10 October 1983, in Laredo, Webb, Texas, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Carlos Herrera
Gloria Perez
Marriage: 24 June 1946

Spouse and Children

24 June 1946
Brooks, Texas, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Epigmenio Herrera Flores


    Cristina Ceccopieri Garza




    Olivero Herrera


    Romeo Antonio Herrera


    Lidia Herrera Ceccopierre


    Panchita Herrera


    Maria Blanca Francisca Herrera


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 7

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.

Age 19

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from villages so called in the provinces of Seville and Badajoz, from a word meaning ‘iron smithy’, ‘blacksmith's forge’ (a derivative of hierro ‘iron’, Latin ferrum).2 French: habitational name from the Gascon form of Ferrière, a place in Pyrénées-Atlantique. The place name is derived from Latina ferraria ‘iron-mine’, ‘iron-forge’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carlos Herrera in household of Christine Herrera, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carlos Herrera in household of Epimenio Herrera, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carlos Herrera, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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