Francisco Sepulveda

My Great Grandpa

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Francisco was born in January 1911. He was born to Maxiano and Maria Sepulveda.

He was born in Chihuahua, Mexico. He only lived in Mexico for about 10 years.


Francisco was 10 years when he immigrated into the U.S. He went from Chihuahua, Mexico to El Paso, Texas. After immigrating he lived in Texas for a year, then moved into Stockton, California where he stayed for his whole life with his family. Without a thought of moving.


Francisco was married to Velma Sepulveda . He married her in 1935 and he was 24 years old. They were married in Stockton, California.


Francisco served in World War 2 when he was 29 for one year in 1940. He came back in 1941. He was frightened because all he would think about was his wife, marriage and his first kid.


Francisco was 37 when he had Celia, his first child. When he was 40 he had his second child, Rita, she is my Grandma. He then had a third kid named Richard, when he was 44.


Francisco died in April 1997. He was 86 years old. He died on a sidewalk when he was walking to his house. It was said he had a heart attack.
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