|Birth: ||Feb. 5, 1848|
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 1914|
Son of Francisco Gracida and Teodora Salinas, both from Oaxaca, Mexico. At about age 48 Felipe married Brigida Rosales y Martinez circa 1896. His wife was much younger in age.
Brigida and Felipe had 4 children; Juana (Juanita), Josefa (Josephine), Francisca (Frances) and Rafael (Ralph). All four children were born in Mexico and immigrated permanently to the US in 1912. Sometime after Ralph's birth in 1903, Felipe left Brigida and took the children with him. During the unsettled times in Mexico following the Mexican Revolution, Felipe decided to take the children to Douglas Arizona to live as he could cross the border easily for his work as a Government Inspector for Mexico.
Felipe was a soldier in Mexico's Army in his earlier years and later worked as a Mexican Government Inspector.
In 1916, Felipe died in Douglas, Arizona from Peritonitis caused by a ruptured Gall Bladder.
Frances Gracida Calvillo (1900 - 2000)*
Note: There is no marker for this grave.
Maintained by: Judy Diaz
Originally Created by: Kat Jones
Record added: Jul 19, 2011
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