Maria Lopez Vela

Female12 November 1775–5 November 1844

Brief Life History of Maria

Maria Lopez Vela was born on 12 November 1775, in Nerpio, Albacete, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain as the daughter of Juan López Vela Ródenas and Catalina Gerónima Chumillas Alpharo. She married Eugenio Josef Fernandez Rincon on 12 July 1794, in Nerpio, Albacete, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She was buried in La Purísima Concepción, Nerpio, Albacete, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain.

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Roque Jazinto Beteta Villar
Maria Lopez Vela
Marriage: 8 January 1805
Maria Magdalena Josefa Fernandez
Simona Josefa Beteta
Maria De La Ascension Isidra Beteta Lopez Vela
Casilda Maria de los Dolore Beteta
Canuto Beteta
Baldomero Jose Beteta Lopez Vela

Sources (33)

  • Maria Lopez Vela en el registro de Maria Josefa De Las Nieves Fernandez Rincon, "España, Diócesis de Albacete, registros parroquiales, 1504-1979"
  • Maria Lopez Vela en el registro de Agustin De Nova y Casilda Beteta, "España, Diócesis de Albacete, registros parroquiales, 1504-1979"
  • Maria Lopez Vela en el registro de Bartolome De Noba, "España, Diócesis de Albacete, registros parroquiales, 1504-1979"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 January 1805Nerpio, Albacete, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (6)


    Age 33

    French forces led by Napoleon conquered Spain but the Spanish regained control in 1814.

    1808 · Peninsular war

    Age 33

    War against Napolean was met with great resistance by Spanish nationalists, with help from British troops, Spain force French out of the peninsula.

    1812 · Spanish courts establish a more liberal constitution

    Age 37

    Courts in Cadiz establish a new constitution, replacing the previous one with a liberally leaning one.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Juan, Manuel, Carlos, Luis, Jesus, Francisco, Pedro, Miguel, Jorge, Raul, Ramon, Mario.

    Spanish (López): patronymic from the medieval personal name Lope ‘wolf’. This is one of the commonest of all Spanish surnames. In the US, it is the twelfth most frequent surname. Compare De Lopez .

    Jewish (Sephardic): adoption of the Spanish surname (see 1 above) at the moment of conversion to Roman Catholicism. After the return to Judaism (generations later), some descendants retained the name their families used as Catholics.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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