Petrona Aznar Peón

5 August 1790–before 1896 (Age 105)
Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico

The Life Summary of Petrona

When Petrona Aznar Peón was born on 5 August 1790, in Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico, her father, Tomás Aznar y Aznar, was 53 and her mother, Antonia Tecla De Peon,Cardenas, was 23. She married Charles Joseph Magnin Camber on 13 January 1828, in Mexico, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She died before 1896, at the age of 104.

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Charles Joseph Magnin Camber
Petrona Aznar Peón
Marriage: 13 January 1828
Carlos Maria Mañé Aznar
Pedro Jesus Mañe Aznar
Pedro Jesús Magnin

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World Events (6)

Age 31
Colonization grant given to Moses Austin to settle Texas. Plan of Iguala proclaims Mexican independence. Augustín de Iturbide and Spanish envoy sign Treaty of Córdoba recognizing Mexico's independence. treaty not honored by Spanish government, however.
Age 32
Army of the Three Guarantees occupies Mexico City under Iturbide's command. Iturbide becomes emperor of Mexico as Agustín I. Iturbide deposed, and republic proclaimed by Antonio López de Santa Anna Pérez de Lebrón.
Age 55
Santa Anna returns to Mexico. Annexation of Texas by United States.

Name Meaning

1 Iranian: from a personal name based on Persian azer ‘fire’, also denoting the ninth month of Persian solar year.2 Ethnic name for an Azeri. The Azeri people (so named from Persian azer ‘fire’, because they were originally fire worshipers) are Shiite Muslims who mostly live in Azerbaijan, on the Caspian Sea to the north of Iran.

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

Sources (2)

  • Petrona Aznar en entrada por Carlos Maria Manie y Delfina Navarrete, "México, matrimonios, 1570-1950"
  • Petrona Aznar, "México, matrimonios, 1570-1950"

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