Jesus Emilio Blanco Y Lopez

25 December 1879–
Vieques, Puerto Rico

The Life of Jesus Emilio

When Jesus Emilio Blanco Y Lopez was born on 25 December 1879, in Vieques, Puerto Rico, his father, Juan Bautista Blanco Guzman, was 19 and his mother, Teresa López Cepero Y Benítez, was 13. He married Maria Teresa Bertrand on 16 January 1914, in Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died in Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines.

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Family Time Line

Jesus Emilio Blanco Y Lopez
1879–
Maria Teresa Bertrand
1888–1965
Marriage: 16 January 1914
Teresita Emilia Blanco
1906–1992
Maria Rosa de Blanco
1908–2002
Maria Carmen de Blanco
1910–2001
Ricardo Octavio De Blanco
1912–1973
Juan Gualberto de Blanco
1915–1919
José Pio Blanco
1917–1994
Maria Elena Cecilia Deblanco
1920–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 January 1914
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
children

(7)

    Female1906–1992Female

    Maria Rosa de Blanco

    Female1908–2002Female

    Maria Carmen de Blanco

    Female1910–2001Female

    Ricardo Octavio De Blanco

    Male1912–1973Male

    Male1915–1919Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1898

Age 19

The U.S. navy destroys the Spanish fleet in Manila Bay. Spain cedes the Philippines to the U.S. under the Treaty of Paris in December, Philippines rebel leader Emilio Aguinaldo declares the Philippines independent on June 12, which will be recognized in the future as the Philippines' Independence Day.
1898

Age 19

Under the Treaty of Paris, Puerto Rico is ceded by the Spanish to the U.S. at the end of the Spanish-American War.
1917

Age 38

Jones Act grants U.S. citizenship to Puerto Ricans.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish: nickname for a man with white or fair hair or a pale complexion, from blanco ‘white’.2 Italian (Sicily): variant of Bianco , perhaps influenced by French blanc and Spanish (see 1 above).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jesus E Blanco in entry for Harry Heller and Rosita Blanco, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Jesus E Blanco in entry for José Pio Blanco, "Philippines, Manila, Civil Registration, 1899-1984"
  • Jesus E Blanco in entry for Carl John Blaicher and Teresita Blanco, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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