Luis Rivera González

1894–30 October 1953 (Age 59)
Naguabo, Puerto Rico

The Life of Luis

When Luis Rivera González was born in 1894, in Naguabo, Puerto Rico, his father, Julian Rivera Diaz, was 29 and his mother, Catalina González Pérez, was 27. He married Maria del Carmen Placeres Y Denis on 10 November 1915, in Naguabo, Puerto Rico. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Pena Pobre, Naguabo, Puerto Rico for about 30 years. He died on 30 October 1953, in Naguabo, Puerto Rico, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Luis Rivera González
1894–1953
Maria del Carmen Placeres Y Denis
1889–
Marriage: 10 November 1915
Juan Rivera Placeres
1894–1990
Demetria Rivera Placeres
1918–
Juana Rívera Pláceres
1920–
Andrea Rivera Placeres
1921–
Confesor Rivera Placeres
1922–
Cayetano Rivera Placeres
1925–
Calletana Rivera Placeras
1927–
Vicenta Rivera Placeres
1928–1965
Luis Rivera Placeres
1928–

Spouse and Children

    Male1894–1953Male

    Maria del Carmen Placeres Y Denis

    Female1889–Female

MARRIAGE
10 November 1915
Naguabo, Puerto Rico
children

(9)

    Male1894–1990Male

    Demetria Rivera Placeres

    Female1918–Female

    Juana Rívera Pláceres

    Female1920–Female

    Andrea Rivera Placeres

    Female1921–Female

    Confesor Rivera Placeres

    Male1922–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (7)

1898

Age 4

Under the Treaty of Paris, Puerto Rico is ceded by the Spanish to the U.S. at the end of the Spanish-American War.
1900

Age 6

U.S. Congress institutes civil government in Puerto Rico under the Foraker Act. U.S. maintains strict control over island affairs, prompting demands for more local control.
1917

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

1 Spanish: habitational name from any of the places named Rivera, a variant of Ribera .2 Italian: northern variant of the southern (especially Sicily) topographic name Ribera .3 Catalan: in some cases, variant of Catalan Ribera .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Luis Rivera González, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Luis Rivera Y Gonzalez in household of Julian Rivera, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Luis Rivera González, "Puerto Rico, Civil Registration, 1805-2001"

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