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
Juliana Sanchez Yanez
Rufiano Yanez Marquez
Jose V. Yanez Marquez
Francisca Modesta Yanez Marquez
Inez Yanez Marquez
Petra Yanez Marquez
Nicolas Francisco Yanez Marquez
Eulojio Yanez Marquez
Jesus De La Luz Yanez Marquez

Spouse and Children



    Rufiano Yanez Marquez


    Jose V. Yanez Marquez


    Francisca Modesta Yanez Marquez


    Inez Yanez Marquez


    Petra Yanez Marquez


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Pedro Franco Marquez


    Romula Leyva




+1 More Child

World Events (8)


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.

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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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