Ignacio Grife Hontoria

Male1933–2000

Brief Life History of Ignacio

When Ignacio Grife Hontoria was born in 1933, in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, his father, Jaime Grife Junyent, was 33 and his mother, Margarita Hontoria Espinosa, was 20. He died in 2000, in his hometown, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Jaime Grife Junyent
1900–1960
Margarita Hontoria Espinosa
1913–2003
Ignacio Grife Hontoria
1933–2000

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    World Events (3)

    1936

    Age 3

    General Francisco Franco became the leader of the rebels and civil war ensued.

    1936 · Spanish Civil War

    Age 3

    After years of civil war against the government, Franco's side wins. Upon victory, a dictatorship is established by Francisco Franco.

    1977

    Age 44

    Josep Tarradellas i Joan, 125th President of Catalonia, returns from exile. Catalan Government is reinstaurated.

    Name Meaning

    English (Midlands): from Middle English grice, grise ‘pig’ (Old Norse gríss), probably a nickname or a metonymic occupational name for a swineherd.

    English: nickname for a gray-haired man, from Middle English grice, gris ‘gray’ (Old French gris, apparently of ancient Germanic origin, and probably a distant cognate of Gray 1).

    Possibly also an Americanized form of German Greis .

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

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