Francisco Leyva Marquez

23 May 1883–2 December 1954 (Age 71)
Toyah, Reeves, Texas, United States

The Life of Francisco Leyva

When Francisco Leyva Marquez was born on 23 May 1883, in Toyah, Reeves, Texas, United States, his father, Pedro Franco Marquez, was 31 and his mother, Romula Leyva, was 18. He had at least 5 sons and 3 daughters with Juliana Sanchez Yanez. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, El Paso, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 2 December 1954, in Fabens, El Paso, Texas, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Our Lady Of Guadalupe Cemetery, Fabens, El Paso, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francisco Leyva Marquez
1883–1954
Juliana Sanchez Yanez
1886–1964
Rufiano Yanez Marquez
1909–1909
Jose V. Yanez Marquez
1910–
Francisca Modesta Yanez Marquez
1913–1979
Inez Yanez Marquez
1913–1938
Petra Yanez Marquez
1916–1982
Nicolas Francisco Yanez Marquez
1918–2013
Eulojio Yanez Marquez
1921–1980
Jesus De La Luz Yanez Marquez
1923–2009

Spouse and Children

children

(8)

    Rufiano Yanez Marquez

    Male1909–1909Male

    Jose V. Yanez Marquez

    Male1910–Male

    Francisca Modesta Yanez Marquez

    Female1913–1979Female

    Inez Yanez Marquez

    Female1913–1938Female

    Petra Yanez Marquez

    Female1916–1982Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Pedro Franco Marquez

    Male1852–1938Male

    Romula Leyva

    Female1865–1925Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 11

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.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 19

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

Spanish (Márquez): patronymic from the personal name Marcos .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Francisco Marquez, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Francisco Marquez in entry for Francisco Marquez, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Francisco Marquez in entry for Rufania Marquez, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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