Maria Antonia Gomez Longoria

25 April 1875–18 August 1953 (Age 78)
Guerra, Jim Hogg, Texas, United States

The Life of Maria Antonia

When Maria Antonia Gomez Longoria was born on 25 April 1875, in Guerra, Jim Hogg, Texas, United States, her father, Jose Teofilo Gomez de la Garza, was 31 and her mother, Maria Petra Longoria Gonzalez, was 19. She married Luis Gallegos Jaime on 15 November 1901, in Starr, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Brown, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 1, Brooks, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 18 August 1953, in Alice, Jim Wells, Texas, United States, at the age of 78.

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Luis Gallegos Jaime
Maria Antonia Gomez Longoria
Marriage: 15 November 1901
Celia Gallegos Gomez
Corando Gallegos Gomez
Inocencio Gallegos Gomez
Aurora Gallegos Gomez
Ninfa Gallego Gomez
Guadalupe Gallego Gomez
Elida Gallegos Gomez

Spouse and Children

15 November 1901
Starr, Texas, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jose Teofilo Gomez de la Garza


    Maria Petra Longoria Gonzalez




+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Age 13

Historical Boundaries: 1888: Nueces, Texas, United States 1911: Jim Wells, Texas, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Spanish (Gómez): from a medieval personal name, probably of Visigothic origin, from guma ‘man’. Compare Gomes .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Antonia G Gallego in household of Luis Gallego, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Antonia G Gallego in household of Luis Gallego, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Antonito G Gallego in household of Luis Gallego, "United States Census, 1930"

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