Elva Mercado Serna

26 July 1925–February 1949 (Age 23)
Los Colorados de Abajo, Vallecillo, Nuevo León, Mexico

The Life of Elva

When Elva Mercado Serna was born on 26 July 1925, in Los Colorados de Abajo, Vallecillo, Nuevo León, Mexico, her father, Jose Mercado Mercado, was 22 and her mother, Celestina Serna Rodriguez, was 23. She married Roberto Garay Enriquez in 1944, in Los Colorados de Abajo, Vallecillo, Nuevo León, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died in February 1949, in Sabinas Hidalgo, Sabinas Hidalgo, Nuevo León, Mexico, at the age of 23.

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Family Time Line

Roberto Garay Enriquez
1921–2005
Elva Mercado Serna
1925–1949
Marriage: 1944
Roberto Garay Mercado
1948–1986
Pablo Garay Mercado
1949–1950

Spouse and Children

    Roberto Garay Enriquez

    Male1921–2005Male

    Female1925–1949Female

MARRIAGE
1944
Los Colorados de Abajo, Vallecillo, Nuevo León, Mexico
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (5)

1926

Age 1

Anticlerical policies spark Cristero Rebellion.
1927

Age 2

Constitution of 1917 amended to extend presidential term to six years.
1934

Age 9

Lázaro Cárdenas presidency. Forced exile of Calles (1936). Cárdenas begins socialist policies. Agrarian reform establishes ejidos (see Glossary) and collectivization. Official party renamed Party of the Mexican Revolution (Partido de la Revolución Mexicana--PRM). includes representatives from all sectors of society. Nationalization of oil industry in 1938.

Name Meaning

Spanish: from mercado ‘market’, topographic name for someone living by a market or metonymic occupational name for a market trader.

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

Sources (2)

  • Mexico, Nuevo León, Catholic Church Records, 1667-1981; pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-12589-5215-17
  • Legacy NFS Source: Eva Mercado - birth: 26 July 1925; Los Colorados de Abajo, Vallecillo, Nuevo León, Mexico

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