Salvador Quintanilla Garces

11 September 1926–27 July 2006 (Age 79)
Del Valle, Travis, Texas, United States

The Life of Salvador Quintanilla

When Salvador Quintanilla Garces was born on 11 September 1926, his father, Jose "Natividad" Garces, was 30 and his mother, Andrea Villanueva Quintanilla, was 29. He lived in Justice Precinct 4, Karnes, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 4, Nueces, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 27 July 2006, in Del Valle, Travis, Texas, United States, at the age of 79.

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Jose "Natividad" Garces
Andrea Villanueva Quintanilla
Cipriana Quintanilla Garces
Jesus Quintanilla Garces
Salvador Quintanilla Garces
Timoteo Quintanilla Garces
Mario Quintanilla Garces
Ezequiel Quintanilla Garces
Domingo Garces
Anita Quintanilla Garces

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 3

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 21

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Spanish, Catalan (Garcés), and Portuguese (Garcês): variant of the patronymic Garciez, from the personal name García ( see Garcia ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Salvador Garzas in household of Jose Garzas, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Salvador Garcia in household of Jose Garcia, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Salvador Quintanilla Garces, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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