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Rafaela RuizAge: 75 years18971972

Name
Rafaela Ruiz
Given names
Rafaela
Surname
Ruiz
Baptism December 12, 1894 (Age )
Birth October 24, 1897
Occupation
Housewife

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 5 months)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://goo.gl/AZzZyH
Birth of a sisterAntonia Ruiz
June 13, 1905 (Age 7 years)
Baptism of a sisterAntonia Ruiz
May 26, 1907 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 18 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a daughter
#1
Ramona Hernandez
March 12, 1918 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 19 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 20 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://goo.gl/nYVCtq
Baptism of a daughterRamona Hernandez
October 24, 1918 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Margarito Hernandez
June 9, 1920 (Age 22 years)
Baptism of a sonMargarito Hernandez
October 2, 1920 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Jennie Hernandez
July 21, 1926 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 31 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Death of a husbandLuis Hernandez
November 7, 1930 (Age 33 years)
Burial of a husbandLuis Hernandez
November 8, 1930 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Joe Martin Garcia
December 11, 1932 (Age 35 years)
Death of a sonMargarito Hernandez
April 20, 1944 (Age 46 years)
Burial of a sonMargarito Hernandez
April 20, 1944 (Age 46 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 44 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://goo.gl/QfFDwG
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 52 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://goo.gl/o1FrfM
Death December 17, 1972 (Age 75 years)
Burial December 20, 1972 (3 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
herself
11 years
younger sister
Mother’s family with Private - View this family
step-father
Private
mother
Family with Jose Garcia - View this family
husband
herself
son
Joe Martin Garcia
Birth: December 11, 1932 35Paramount, California, USA
Death: March 1981Paramount, California, USA
Family with Luis Hernandez - View this family
husband
herself
daughter
Private
daughter
8 years
daughter
-6 years
son

Note

Baptism record lists mother as Amada Flores. All other listings give her the name of Amada Hernandez after her mother Felices Hernandez. Flores may be her maternal grandmothers name or a god parents name.

  1. Generation 1
    1. Rafaela Ruiz, housewife, daughter of Cayetano Ruiz and Amada Hernandez, was born on October 24, 1897 in Rosario, Sinaloa, MEXICO and died on December 17, 1972 in Paramount, California, USA at the age of 75.

      Children of Rafaela Ruiz and Jose Garcia:

      1. Joe Martin Garcia (19321981)

      Children of Rafaela Ruiz and Luis Hernandez:

      1. Private
      2. Ramona Hernandez (1918)
      3. Jennie Hernandez (19261981)
      4. Margarito Hernandez (19201944)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Joe Martin Garcia, son of Jose Garcia and Rafaela Ruiz, was born on December 11, 1932 in Paramount, California, USA and died in March 1981 in Paramount, California, USA at the age of 48.

    2. The details of this family are private.
    3. Ramona Hernandez, daughter of Luis Hernandez and Rafaela Ruiz, was born on March 12, 1918 in Rosario, Sinaloa, MEXICO.

    4. Jennie Hernandez, daughter of Luis Hernandez and Rafaela Ruiz, was born on July 21, 1926 in Paramount, California, USA and died in July 1981 at the age of 54.

    5. Margarito Hernandez, mechanic,Army Air Corp, son of Luis Hernandez and Rafaela Ruiz, was born on June 9, 1920 in Rosario, Sinaloa, MEXICO and died on April 20, 1944 in ALGERIA at the age of 23.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    The details of this generation are private.