Andres Ortega

30 November 1913–30 January 1979 (Age 65)
Weslaco, Hidalgo, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Andres

When Andres Ortega was born on 30 November 1913, his father, Tiburcio Ortega, was 27 and his mother, Manuela Longoria, was 21. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Micaela Gonzalez. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Hidalgo, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 30 January 1979, in Weslaco, Hidalgo, Texas, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Mercedes, Hidalgo, Texas, United States.

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Andres Ortega
Micaela Gonzalez
Manuela Ortega
Alberto Ortega
Pedro Ortega
Nicolasa Ortega
Lupe Ortega

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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.
Age 18
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish (from Galician): habitational name from Ortega in A Coruña province.2 Spanish: nickname from ortega ‘(female) black grouse’ (from Greek ortyx ‘quail’).3 Southern French (Occitan): topographic name from Occitan ortiga ‘nettle’ (Latin urtica, French ortie).

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Sources (14)

  • Andreas Ortega, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Andres Ortega, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Andres Ortega, "Texas Death Index, 1903-2000"

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