Genaro Buenaventura Rosario Silva Escamilla

9 July 1890–
San Agustín, Atotonilco el Grande, Hidalgo, Mexico

The Life of Genaro Buenaventura Rosario

When Genaro Buenaventura Rosario Silva Escamilla was born on 9 July 1890, in San Agustín, Atotonilco el Grande, Hidalgo, Mexico, his father, Cruz Silva, was 32 and his mother, Joaquina Escamilla, was 28. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Juana Licona Angeles.

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Family Time Line

Genaro Buenaventura Rosario Silva Escamilla
1890–
Juana Licona Angeles
1890–
Jose Octaviano Silva Licona
1908–1910
Balbina Silva Licona
1913–2003
Pascuala Carmen Silva Licona
1918–
José Martín Silva Licona
1920–
Josefa Francisca Silva Licona
1923–

Spouse and Children

children

(5)

    Jose Octaviano Silva Licona

    Male1908–1910Male

    Balbina Silva Licona

    Female1913–2003Female

    Pascuala Carmen Silva Licona

    Female1918–Female

    José Martín Silva Licona

    Male1920–Male

    Josefa Francisca Silva Licona

    Female1923–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1891 · The Garza Revolution

Age 1

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

Age 6

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.
1923

Age 33

United States recognizes Obregón government.

Name Meaning

Portuguese, Galician, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the many places called Silva, or a topographic name from silva ‘thicket’, ‘bramble’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Genaro Silva en el registro de Tomása Silva Licona, "México, Hidalgo, registros parroquiales, 1546-1971"
  • Genaro Silva en el registro de Abraham Cano Hernández y Carmen Silva Licona, "México, Hidalgo, Registro Civil, 1861-1967"
  • Genaro Silva en el registro de Jose Silva, "México, Hidalgo, Registro Civil, 1861-1967"

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