When Jose Antonio Cano Correa was born in 1769, in Colombia, his father, Alejo Jose Antonio CANO PELAEZ, was 30 and his mother, María Josefa Correa Ángel, was 22. He married JUANA MARIA JACOBA GONZALEZ GUTIERREZ in 1794, in Mompox, Bolívar, Colombia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died in 1865, at the age of 96.
Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Manuel, Luis, Carlos, Jesus, Miguel, Francisco, Jorge, Alberto, Raul, Javier. Portuguese Adauto, Wenceslao.
Spanish: nickname for an old man or someone with prematurely white hair, from cano ‘white or gray haired, old, worthy’ (from Latin canus).
Portuguese or Spanish (Caño): topographic name from any of numerous brooks and paths in Portugal (Cano) and Spain (Caño), named with a derivative of Latin canna ‘reed’, also as ‘sewer, drain’.
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