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Concepcion Tapia De Feliz
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jan., 1929

de FELIZ, Concepcion Tapia
Los Angeles Times, January 5, 1929
HER DEATH ENDS ROMANTIC LINK - - Senora Feliz Descendant of Old Spanish Days - - Family Held Grants of Land from Royal Crown - - Part of Original Holdings Now Griffith Park - - A link with the romantic past of California was severed with the death on Thursday of Senora Concepcion Tapia de Feliz, descendant of the Grandees (sic) of the Malibu Rancho and widow of the late Anastacio Feliz, descendant of the grandees (sic) of the Feliz grants. - - Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. today at the old Plaza Church, Our Lady of the Angels, where requiem high mass will be chanted, and burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, where the remains will be laid to rest at the side of her husband in the family plot. The body lay in state last night and until 9 o'clock this morning at Senora De Feliz's former residence, 2723 Glenview avenue. - - PARK IN TRACT - - Senora De Feliz, who was 71 years of age, had been ill for the last three years and! The immediate cause of her death was paralysis. She died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Juanita F. Ortiz, in San Fernando. - - Anastacio Feliz, who died several years ago, was the last of the inheritors of the Feliz Ranch, the main grant of which covered an are of approximately 3500 acres. During his lifetime he sold the property, which subsequently was subdivided and built up with homes. Three thousand acres, however, later were given to the city of Los Angeles to comprise the Griffith Park section - - PASSING OF PIONEER - - Out of the subdivision, a clause provided for a homesite for Senora De Feliz and it was her residence on Glenview avenue which was a part of the original Feliz grant. Senora De Feliz's middle name, Tapia, appears in the documents of the original Malibu grant, and with her passing, the last member of these two families, who lived in the days when the Malibu and Feliz grants were important holdings in Southern California, is gone. - - She leaves two daughters, Mrs. Juanita Feliz Ortiz and Mrs. Orella (sic) Feliz Meza, and four sons, Ramon E., Armefo (sic) L., Victor and Filiberto Feliz.  
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: KRW
Record added: May 21, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14345650
Concepcion Tapia De Feliz
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Rest in peace.
- KRW
 Added: Jul. 18, 2006
 
 
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