Salvador Escobar Alvarez

about 1753–
Ríonegro, Antioquia, Colombia

The Life of Salvador

When Salvador Escobar Alvarez was born about 1753, in Ríonegro, Antioquia, Colombia, his father, Vicente Isidoro Escobar Uribe, was 10 and his mother, Maria Gregoria Alvarez Tamayo, was 5. He died in Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia.

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Salvador Escobar Alvarez
Celedonia Arango Trujillo

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Vicente Isidoro Escobar Uribe


    Maria Gregoria Alvarez Tamayo





    Trinidad Escobar Alvarez


    Ceferino Escobar Alvarez


    Encarnacion Escobar Alvarez


    Francisco Miguel Escobar Alvarez


+4 More Children

World Events (3)


Age 57

The King of Spain is overthrown by Napoleon.

Age 61

Spain sends troops to South America to quell an uprising of colonists.

Age 66

Battle of Boyaca. General Simon Bolivar defeats royalist forces. The Republic of Colombia (also known as Gran Colombia) is proclaimed, consisting of Colombia, Venezuela, and Ecuador.

Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic name for someone who lived in a place overgrown with broom, from a collective form of escoba ‘broom’ (Late Latin scopa), or a habitational name from any of the various places named with this word: for example, Escobar de Campos (León), Escobar de Polendos (Segovia), and three minor places in Murcia.

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

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