Maria Flores

1893–1952 (Age 59)
San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States

The Life of Maria

When Maria Flores was born in 1893, her father, Rafael G. Flores, was 40 and her mother, Maria Engracia Archuleta, was 33. She died on 22 January 1952, in San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Rafael G. Flores
1853–1922
Maria Engracia Archuleta
1860–1900
Maria Flores
1893–1952

Parents & Siblings

  • Rafael G. Flores

    Male1853–1922Male

  • Maria Engracia Archuleta

    Female1860–1900Female

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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 1

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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 16

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Spanish: from the plural of flor ‘flower’.

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

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