Lucas Sanchez

Brief Life History of Lucas

When Lucas Sanchez was born on 18 July 1895, in Walsenburg, Huerfano, Colorado, United States, his father, Antonio Jose Sanchez, was 43 and his mother, Maria de Las Reyes Castro (Rodriguez)(Lucero), was 32. He married Maria Julia Ward on 16 February 1924, in Walsenburg, Huerfano, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Huerfano, Colorado, United States in 1900. He died on 23 June 1986, at the age of 90, and was buried in Imperial Memorial Gardens, Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lucas Sanchez
1895–1986
Maria Julia Ward
1900–1998
Marriage: 16 February 1924
Eileen Sanchez
1924–2022
Ilene Sanchez
1925–
Selma Sanchez
1927–
Delphine Madeline Sanchez
1934–1990

Sources (12)

  • Lucas Sanchez, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Lucas Sanchez, "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006"
  • Lucas Sanchez, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

1901 · City Hall Built

The Old Colorado Springs city Hall was built between 1901-1905. It was in use until 1997. The historical building was designed by Thomas Barber and Thomas MacLaren.

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Juan, Manuel, Carlos, Luis, Jesus, Francisco, Miguel, Jorge, Pedro, Ramon, Raul, Roberto.

Spanish (Sánchez): patronymic from the personal name Sancho . In the US, this surname is also found among Native Americans (mainly Pueblos). Compare De Sanchez .

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

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