Antonio Tan

1933–1957 (Age 24)
Tondo, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines

The Life of Antonio

When Antonio Tan was born in July 1933, in Tondo, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines, his father, Bun Chuan Tan, was 44 and his mother, Cecilia dela Cruz Castro, was 29. He died on 30 October 1957, in San Jose, Occidental Mindoro, Philippines, at the age of 24.

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Family Time Line

Bun Chuan Tan
1888–1960
Cecilia dela Cruz Castro
1903–1957
Antonio Tan
1933–1957
Restituto Tan
1939–
Trinidad Tan
1941–1942

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(3)

  • Male1933–1957Male

  • Restituto Tan

    Male1939–Male

  • Trinidad Tan

    Female1941–1942Female

World Events (3)

1935

Age 2

Filipino people approve constitution creating the Philippine Commonwealth with Manuel Quezon y Molina as the first president. The Philippines is promised full independence within 10 years.
1941

Age 8

Japan attacks the Philippines by air and invades two weeks later.
1944

Age 11

U.S. forces retake the islands.

Name Meaning

1 Chinese 谭: from the name of the state of Tan during the Zhou dynasty. After Wu Wang established the Zhou dynasty in 1122 bc , he enfeoffed the state of Tan to a descendant of the model emperor Yu ( 2205–2198 bc ), with the status of Viscount. Descendants adopted the name of the state Tan as their surname.2 Chinese 谈: said to be from the name of a certain King Tan of the state of Song, a 36th-generation descendant of its founder ( see Song ).3 Chinese 陈: variant of Chen .

Possible Related Names

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

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