Jose Gregorio Cortez

2 December 1888–
Colima, Colima, Mexico

The Life Summary of Jose Gregorio

When Jose Gregorio Cortez was christened on 2 December 1888, in Colima, Colima, Mexico, his father, Joaquin Cortez, was 40 and his mother, Matea Figueroa, was 37.

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Joaquin Cortez
Matea Figueroa
Timotea Cortez Figueroa
Tomas Cortez Figueroa
Jose Gregorio Cortez
Maria Catarina Cortes

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World Events (3)

1891 · The Garza Revolution
The Garza Revolution was a conflict fought between the residents of Coahuila and Texas. It began when a campaign to start an uprising against Porfirio Diaz. Even though it was a minor conflict, it is seen as a precursor to the Mexican Revolution.
1896 · The Yaqui Uprising
The Yaqui Uprising was a conflict that was fought between the residents of Sonora and Arizona over several days. It started as an agreement of the Native Americans, in the state of Sonora, and Lauro Aguirre to start by capturing the customs house in Nogales. This confrontation was one of the last battles during the American Indian Wars. Several people were killed and wounded but was a win in the Revolution of Mexico.
Constitution changed to allow for six-year presidential term.

Name Meaning

Spanish: variant of Cortés ( see Cortes ).

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

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