Maria Flores

1897–1979 (Age 81)
Texas, United States

The Life of Maria

When Maria Flores was born on 25 September 1897, in Texas, United States, her father, Felix Flores, was 25 and her mother, Valenta Silas, was 20. She died on 12 August 1979, in Fort Stockton, Pecos, Texas, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Maria Flores
1897–1979
Antonio Castelo
1893–1937

Spouse & Children

  • Female1897–1979Female

  • Antonio Castelo

    Male1893–1937Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

  • Male1891–1976Male

  • Female1897–1979Female

  • Female1899–1994Female

  • Macalas Flores

    Male1905–Male

  • Luisa Flores

    Female1908–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 4

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 22

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.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

Spanish: from the plural of flor ‘flower’.

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

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