Graciela Garcia (1921 - 2007)

A photo of Graciela Garcia
Graciela Garcia
1921 - 2007
updated February 06, 2019
Graciela Garcia was born on August 7, 1921. She died on May 9, 2007 at 85 years of age. We know that Graciela Garcia had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33134.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Graciela Garcia Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Graciela Garcia, honor her ancestry & genealogy, and her immediate Garcia family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Graciela Garcia

First name

Graciela

Middle name

Unknown.

Maiden name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Female

Birth

Graciela Garcia was born on

Death

Graciela Garcia died on

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Graciela.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Graciela Garcia?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Graciela's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Graciela a religious woman?

Last Known Residence

Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33134

Education

Did Graciela finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Graciela attend?

Professions

Share what Graciela did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Graciela's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Graciela serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Graciela Garcia?
View other bios of people named Graciela Garcias
Back to Top

Graciela Garcia Family Tree

Graciela's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Garcia family tree.

Graciela's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Graciela Garcia
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Graciela's Family Photos

Share Memories about Graciela

What do you remember about Graciela Garcia? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Graciela is remembered.

Graciela Garcia Obituary

This obit of Graciela Garcia is maintained by Graciela's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Graciela Garcia died on May 9, 2007 at 85 years of age. She was born on August 7, 1921. We are unaware of information about Graciela's surviving family. We know that Graciela Garcia had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33134.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Graciela Garcia

1921 - 2007 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Graciela's lifetime

In 1921, in the year that Graciela Garcia was born, on March 4, Warren G. Harding became President. Previously a U.S. Senator, Lieutenant Governor, and Ohio State Senator, Harding was a popular President. But many scandals plagued his short administration (he died in office after 2 and a half years), including the revelations of one of his mistresses and the Teapot Dome scandal. Historically, Harding is rated as one of the worst Presidents.

In 1944, Graciela was 23 years old when on June 6th, the largest amphibious invasion in history was launched - the Normandy landing (called D-Day). Soldiers from the United States, Britain, Canada, and the Free French landed on Normandy Beach and were later joined by Poland, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Greece, and the Netherlands. Almost 5,000 landing and assault craft, 289 escort vessels, and 277 minesweepers were involved. Nearly 160,000 troops crossed the English Channel on D-Day - Allied casualties on the first day were at least 10,000. 4,414 were confirmed dead.

In 1951, she was 30 years old when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1961, she was 40 years old when on April 17th, about 1,000 CIA trained Cuban exiles invaded Cuba with the intention of igniting a rebellion and overthrowing Castro. They were defeated within three days. Although the operation began under Eisenhower, Kennedy approved it and the operation, named the Bay of Pigs for the beach where they landed, was a humiliation for the United States.

In 1979, by the time she was 58 years old, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

Other Biographies

Other Graciela Garcias

Graciela (Carrillo) Garcia
Born: around 1971
TX
Graciela (Martinez) Garcia
Born: around 1976
TX
Graciela Y. (Navarrete) Garcia
Born: around 1978
TX
Graciela (Cadena) Garcia
Born: around 1953
TX
Graciela R. (Perez) Garcia
Born: around 1973
TX
Graciela (Ramirez) Garcia
Born: around 1962
TX
Graciela L. (Medina) Garcia
Born: around 1980
TX
Graciela (Nava) Garcia
Born: around 1975
TX
Graciela (Sisul) Garcia
Born: around 1970
TX
Graciela (Moreno) Garcia
Born: around 1976
TX
Graciela (Placencia) Garcia
Born: around 1970
TX
Graciela (Guzman) Garcia
Born: around 1967
TX
Graciela (Rodriguez) Garcia
Born: around 1979
TX
Graciela (Santos) Garcia
Born: around 1955
TX
Graciela E. (Carrillo) Garcia
Born: around 1966
TX
Graciela (Saucedo) Garcia
Born: around 1973
TX
Graciela (Salazar) Garcia
Born: around 1951
TX
Graciela (Garcia) Garcia
Born: around 1967
TX
Graciela (Avila) Garcia
Born: around 1948
TX
Graciela S. (Gomez) Garcia
Born: around 1971
TX

Other Garcias

Manuel Garcia
Aug 22, 1922 - October 1986
Miami, Florida
Elena Garcia
Dec 19, 1916 - Apr 2, 2004
Miami, FL
Federico C Garcia
Nov 16, 1913 - Jun 27, 2004
Hialeah, FL
Mercedes Garcia
Sep 24, 1911 - April 1969
Union City, New Jersey
Esperanza Garcia
May 24, 1924 - Jul 11, 2006
Miami, FL
Marta Garcia
Jan 19, 1909 - March 1986
Hialeah, Florida
Ernesto Garcia
Jul 4, 1912 - Jun 15, 1999
Miami, FL
Martina Garcia
Nov 11, 1901 - July 1985
Miami, Florida
Raul A Garcia
Jan 18, 1921 - Mar 15, 2004
High Springs, FL
Manuel Garcia
Mar 30, 1944 - Jul 19, 1997
Julio Garcia Ramir
Apr 12, 1939 - Jul 26, 2007
Miami, FL
Luisa Garcia-Toled
Mar 18, 1940 - Feb 27, 2008
Miami, FL
German Garcia
Mar 27, 1932 - Jan 9, 2011
Hialeah, Florida
Reinaldo Garcia
Sep 17, 1936 - Aug 27, 2003
Miami, FL
Ramon Garcia
Jul 28, 1908 - Jan 11, 1995
Miami, FL
Rosa Garcia
Jan 24, 1913 - Apr 22, 2002
Miami, FL
Candida A Garcia
Mar 7, 1914 - Dec 17, 1992
Miami, FL
Gerardo Garcia
Sep 24, 1915 - November 1980
West New York, New Jersey
Dominica Garcia
Jul 6, 1913 - May 17, 2006
West New York, NJ
Aristides Garcia
Sep 2, 1934 - March 1970

Other Bios

Adriana A Perez
Jun 4, 1917 - Aug 14, 2007
Miami, FL
Maria S Delapaz
Nov 20, 1919 - Jan 14, 2006
Aurora, IL
Oscar Rubio
Jun 14, 1921 - August 1981
Newark, New Jersey
Rosa M Taboada
Oct 9, 1938 - Jun 11, 2002
La Mirada, CA
Armando Mas
Apr 5, 1912 - November 1970
Jose Neyra
Dec 21, 1911 - Sep 9, 2001
Hialeah, FL
Pedro A Falcon
Sep 12, 1918 - Apr 25, 1999
Opa Locka, FL
Jorge O Betancourt
Jun 1, 1920 - Oct 22, 2009
Miami, Florida
Ken Uchida
Apr 24, 1943 - June 1985
Leslie Blane
Aug 30, 1946 - Sep 2, 2002
W Carter
Aug 18, 1948 - December 1992
Quincy, FL
Felix Valdes
Jul 29, 1934 - Oct 22, 1992
Opa Locka, FL
Miguel Ruiz
May 8, 1908 - March 1978
Miami, Florida
Jose Ramos
Feb 23, 1912 - February 1970
Michael Vanderbeck
Jan 15, 1947 - Feb 18, 1994
Miami Beach, FL
Carlos M Gil
Aug 11, 1946 - Apr 2, 2008
Homestead, FL
Theopholieus S Worrell
Jan 8, 1948 - Aug 25, 2010
Macon, Georgia
Jose J Portuondo
Jan 15, 1916 - Sep 9, 2002
Rochelle Park, NJ
Fred T Held
Sep 29, 1945 - Mar 6, 2007
Miami, FL
Yolanda Perez
May 20, 1927 - Mar 30, 2004
Hollywood, FL
Success Stories from Biographies like Graciela Garcia
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.