Federico Garcia Sr

5 January 1887–10 April 1954 (Age 67)
Texas, United States

The Life of Federico

When Federico Garcia Sr was born on 5 January 1887, in Texas, United States, his father, Jose Cristobal Garcia Vela, was 32 and his mother, María Eugenia García Guerra, was 33. He married Rosa Yzaguirre about 1910, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Duval, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 April 1954, in Duval, Texas, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in San Jose, Duval, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Federico Garcia Sr
Rosa Yzaguirre
Marriage: about 1910
Efigenia Garcia
Hidolina Garcia
Isabel Garcia
Federico Garcia Jr
Ella Garcia
Federico Garcia Jr

Spouse and Children

about 1910
Texas, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Jose Cristobal Garcia Vela


    María Eugenia García Guerra




    Guillermo Garcia


    Yldefonso Garcia



    Victorino Garcia



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 7

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 18

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.

Name Meaning

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’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Federico Garcia, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Fedrico Garcia, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Fedrico Garcia, "United States Census, 1930"

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