Female28 July 1914–8 June 2005

Brief Life History of MARIA CONCEPCION

When MARIA CONCEPCION CHAVEZ CARRANZA was born on 28 July 1914, in La Palma, Zitácuaro, Michoacan, Mexico, her father, MARCELINO CHAVEZ HERNANDEZ, was 36 and her mother, MARCIALA CARRANZA DE LA TORRE, was 34. She married CARLOS ISLAS ALVARADO on 11 March 1947, in Mexico City, Mexico. She died on 8 June 2005, in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Marriage: 11 March 1947

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  • Legacy NFS Source: MARIA CONCEPCION CHAVEZ CARRANZA - Government record: death: 8 June 2005; Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 March 1947Mexico City, Mexico
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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Obregón turns against Villa. Villa continues to fight and raids United States border towns for next five years. Carranza recognized by United States as chief of government forces.


    Age 2

    "General John J. ""Blackjack"" Pershing's punitive expedition pursues Villa and provokes bitterness between Mexico and United States."


    Age 26

    Manuel Ávila Camacho presidency. Mexico joins Allies in declaring war on Axis powers. PRM reorganized to provide wider representation and renamed Institutional Revolutionary Party (Partido Revolucionario Institucional--PRI). Bracero (migrant Mexican worker) agreement established between Mexico and United States.

    Name Meaning

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

    Spanish (Chávez): variant of Chaves . This surname is also found among Native Americans (Pueblos) in NM. Compare Chevez .

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

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