Francisca Frias

1913–2001 (Age 88)
Sabinal, Uvalde, Texas, United States

The Life of Francisca

Francisca Frias was born on 17 October 1913, in Sabinal, Uvalde, Texas, United States as the daughter of Juan Frias and Daria Maldonado. She had at least 3 sons with Alejandro C Huerta. She died on 9 November 2001, in Eagle Pass, Maverick, Texas, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Francisca Frias
Alejandro C Huerta
Melchor Reyes Huerta
Jose Angel Alejandro Huerta
Carlos Huerta

Spouse & Children



Parents & Siblings

  • Juan Frias


  • Daria Maldonado




World Events (8)

1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 1

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 24

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Spanish (Frías) and Portuguese: habitational name from any of various places, for example in the provinces of Burgos and Teruel, so called from the feminine plural form of the adjective frío ‘cold’ (Latin frigidus); a noun such as aguas ‘waters’ or fuentes ‘springs’ has been lost.

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

Sources (3)

  • Francisca Frias in entry for Crescencio Ruiz and Maria Del Carmen Huerta, "Idaho Church Marriages, 1864-1976"
  • Francisca Frias in entry for Irene Huerta, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"
  • Francisca Frias in entry for Maria Del Carmen Huerta, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"

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