Texas, USA


Aantekeningen: Texas is a state of the United States of America located in the country's Southern and Southwestern regions. With an area of 678,051 km² (261,797 square miles) and a population of 23.5 million in 254 counties, the state is second-largest in both area, behind Alaska, and population, behind California. About half the state's population resides in either the Dallas–Fort Worth or Houston metropolitan areas.
The state's name derives from a word in the Caddoan language of the Hasinai, táyshaʔ, "Friend". Texas declared its independence from Mexico in 1836 and existed as the independent Republic of Texas for nearly a decade. In 1845, it joined the United States as the 28th state.
Texas is internationally known for its energy and aeronautics industries, and for the ship channel at the Port of Houston—the largest in the U.S. in international commerce and the sixth-largest port in the world. The state is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies and has the second-largest economy in the United States. The Texas Medical Center contains the world's largest concentration of research and healthcare institutions.
Texas boasts that "Six Flags" have flown over its soil: the Fleur-de-lis of France, the national flags of Spain, Mexico, the Republic of Texas, the Confederate States of America, and the United States of America.
American Indian tribes who once lived inside the boundaries of present-day Texas include Apache, Atakapan, Bidai, Caddo, Comanche, Cherokee, Kiowa, Tonkawa, Wichita, Hueco and the Karankawa of Galveston. Currently, there are three federally recognized Native American tribes which reside in Texas: the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas, the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas, and the Ysleta Del Sur Pueblo of Texas.
On November 6, 1528, shipwrecked Spanish conquistador Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca became the first known European in Texas. Most of Texas was immediately claimed by Spain (mostly western Texas) as part of the Spanish dominions of…


Gemeente/Stad : Latitude (Breedte): 31, Longitude (Lengte): -100


Treffers 1 t/m 10 van 10

   Familienaam, Voorna(a)m(en)    Geboorte    Persoon-ID 
1 Blanton, Lewis Chester  01 jan 1913Texas, USA I452041
2 Cramer, Stuart  Ja, datum echter onbekendTexas, USA I673694
3 Dougherty, James Edward  12 apr 1921Texas, USA I673542
4 Fawcett, Ferrah Leni  02 feb 1947Texas, USA I685692
5 Gibson, Paul  11 aug 1913Texas, USA I138421
6 Ivaldi, Bertha  13 nov 1907Texas, USA I895455
7 Mauldin, Matie  ca. 1904Texas, USA I452047
8 Murphy, Audie Leon  20 jun 1925Texas, USA I673687
9 Perser, Nora Jane  28 feb 1877Texas, USA I452031
10 Schuyler, Peter U.  ca. 1914Texas, USA I453054


Treffers 1 t/m 3 van 3

   Familienaam, Voorna(a)m(en)    Overleden    Persoon-ID 
1 Keasling, John Robert  27 jul 1989Texas, USA I46544
2 Rasker, Wolter  1929Texas, USA I75928
3 Spanjer, Melle  10 sep 1945Texas, USA I784275