Jose Francisco Ruiz Family Tree
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Introduction
Jose Francisco Ruiz was born in Villa de San Fernando, Mexico, in 1783. He was active in Mexico’s fight for independence, fleeing the United States in 1813 and returning in 1822 when Mexico became a Republic. Ruiz served in the Mexican Army, helping to quell the Fredonian Rebellion, and was an elected delegate to the Washington Convention. He died at home in 1840.

Acknowledgments
We would like to thank Mr. Al Gerdes, San Antonio, Texas, for providing us with the work of his mother, Angelina Ogden Flores Gerdes, A Ruiz Family Heritage (1997).
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