Family Is Important Part Of Someone Life Essay

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Family is important part of someone life. it helps shape who that person is.My grandmother is importent to me and shows me that what is more valusable in life. From what people struggle with in life can change your aspect in life. It can teaches people that their families can struggle to similar things and they can have the best advice and knowledge to help .
My grandmother Maria Esther Castro Velarde, was born August 13, 1956 in Tijuana, Baja California , Mexico. Her story begins in the 1950’s, when her parents came to the United States. Manuel Castro Sanchez, was born in Zacatlan, Mexico. He was the first to settle in the United States from Maria’s family.Manuel did not complete 2nd grade. His parents died when he was very young and he was raised by his grandparents who were very poor. They would go hungry the majority of the time, they had to drop from school to go work. With being poor his whole life,he did not have any possessions when settling here.
Manuel was still poor when he was older, That is when he decided to come here for Job opportunity. With not having anything her father had no money, he would asking for rides and sometimes doing some work along the way to have money to buy food to eat. There were days he ate nothing. Maria’s father and Uncle worked together in Tijuana to get money to settle in United States. Maria remembers hearing stories about what they did to get money. she remembers the story about when her dad came to Tijuana, it was her father…

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