Petronila Isabel Tinoco Iglesias

Brief Life History of Petronila Isabel

When Petronila Isabel Tinoco Iglesias was born in July 1852, in San José, San José, Costa Rica, her father, José Saturnino Tinoco López, was 52 and her mother, Joaquina Iglesias Llorente, was 32. She married Enrique Bramma Poulan about 1866, in Costa Rica. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 5 October 1877, at the age of 25.

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Family Time Line

Enrique Bramma Poulan
1836–1902
Petronila Isabel Tinoco Iglesias
1852–1877
Marriage: about 1866
Jorge Jose Pedro Bramma Tinoco
1872–1907

Sources (9)

  • Ysabel Timoco in entry for Jorge José Pedro Brauma Timoco, "Guatemala, Guatemala, Civil Registration, 1877-2006"
  • Ysabel Timoco in entry for Jorge José Pedro Brauma Timoco, "Guatemala, Guatemala, Civil Registration, 1877-2006"
  • Isabel Tinoco, "Costa Rica, Registro Civil, 1823-1975"

World Events (2)

1859

President Juan Rafael Mora is ousted from power. After a failed attempt at a counter-coup, he is executed.

1874

American businessman Minor Cooper Keith brings the United Fruit Company and banana cultivation to Cost Rica. Keith originally arrived to oversee construction of the Atlantic Railroad, which would connect the coffee producing central plateau with the Caribbean coast.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Carlos, Jesus, Jorge, Guillermo, Juan, Luis, Manuel, Pedro, Antonio, Francisco, Gerardo, Isidro. Portuguese Vasco.

Spanish and Portuguese (mainly Brazil): possibly a nickname meaning ‘sensible, reasonable’, from tino ‘reason, sense, intellect’.

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

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