Juan Manuel Figueroa Torres

May 1816–
Carhuaz, Áncash, Peru

The Life of Juan Manuel

When Juan Manuel Figueroa Torres was born in May 1816, in Carhuaz, Áncash, Peru, his father, Vizente Figueroa Romero, was 56 and his mother, Maria Manuela Engracia Torres Collazos, was 26. He married Tereza Garitano Rodriguez on 24 March 1841, in Huaraz, Huaraz, Áncash, Peru. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Juan Manuel Figueroa Torres
1816–
Tereza Garitano Rodriguez
Marriage: 24 March 1841
Jose Maria Eulalio Figueroa
1847–
Pascual Aristiles Figueroa
1848–
Patricio Ysabel Figueroa
1850–
Luisa Matilde Figueroa
1853–
Mercedes Figueroa
1854–
Maria Elisa Figueroa
1855–
Felizario Figueroa
1861–
Vicente Alfredo Figueroa
1870–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 March 1841
Huaraz, Huaraz, Áncash, Peru
children

(8)

    Jose Maria Eulalio Figueroa

    Male1847–Male

    Pascual Aristiles Figueroa

    Male1848–Male

    Patricio Ysabel Figueroa

    Male1850–Male

    Luisa Matilde Figueroa

    Female1853–Female

    Mercedes Figueroa

    Female1854–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1821

Age 5

General Jose de San Martin captures Lima from Spanish and proclaims Peru independent.
1823

Age 7

Simon Bolivar led an army from Venezuela and Colombia into Peru to help fight the Spanish.
1849

Age 33

Chinese workers numbering up to 100,000 arrive in Peru as menial laborers.

Name Meaning

Galician: habitational name from any of the places in Galicia named Figueroa, from a derivative of figueira ‘fig tree’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Juan Figueroa en el registro de Benigno Castillo Alegre, "Perú, Diócesis de Huaraz, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1641-2016"
  • Juan Figueroa, "Peru, Diocese of Huaraz, Catholic Church Records, 1641-2016"
  • Juan Figueroa en el registro de Felizario Figueroa Garitano, "Perú, Diócesis de Huaraz, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1641-2016"

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