Juana Maria Mata Velez Mercado

8 February 1802–
Zapotlanejo, Jalisco, Mexico

The Life of Juana Maria Mata

Juana Maria Mata Velez Mercado was born on 8 February 1802, in Zapotlanejo, Jalisco, Mexico as the daughter of Jose Miguel Velez Anda and Maria Josefa Mercado.

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Family Time Line

Jose Miguel Velez Anda
1776–
Maria Josefa Mercado
Juana Maria Mata Velez Mercado
1802–
Maria Ildefonsa Velis
1809–
Maria Librada Velez
1811–
Ma. Yldefonsa Velis
1814–
Maria Luisa Veles
1816–

Parents and Siblings

    Jose Miguel Velez Anda

    Male1776–Male

    Maria Josefa Mercado

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(5)

    Female1802–Female

    Maria Ildefonsa Velis

    Female1809–Female

    Maria Librada Velez

    Female1811–Female

    Ma. Yldefonsa Velis

    Female1814–Female

    Maria Luisa Veles

    Female1816–Female

World Events (3)

1821

Age 19

Colonization grant given to Moses Austin to settle Texas. Plan of Iguala proclaims Mexican independence. Augustín de Iturbide and Spanish envoy sign Treaty of Córdoba recognizing Mexico's independence. treaty not honored by Spanish government, however.
1822

Age 20

Army of the Three Guarantees occupies Mexico City under Iturbide's command. Iturbide becomes emperor of Mexico as Agustín I. Iturbide deposed, and republic proclaimed by Antonio López de Santa Anna Pérez de Lebrón.
1823

Age 21

Guadelupe Victoria becomes first Mexican president.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish (Vélez): patronymic from the personal name Vela .2 Spanish (Vélez): habitational name from any of various places in Andalusia called Vélez.3 Portuguese (Velez, Velêz): unexplained. It may be a habitational name from Vellés in Salamanca.

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

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Sources (2)

  • México, Jalisco, Bautismo Juana Maria Mata Veliz Mercado 1802
  • Juana Maria Mata Mercado, "México, bautismos, 1560-1950"

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