Ana Francisca Torres

1897–1972 (Age 75)
Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia

The Life of Ana Francisca

When Ana Francisca Torres was born in 1897, in Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia, her father, Galeano Torres Abello, was 27 and her mother, Zoraida Angel, was 22. She married Moises Abello in 1916, in Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She died in 1972, in her hometown, at the age of 75.

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Ana Francisca Torres
Moises Abello
Marriage: 1916
Candida Rosa Abello Torres
Maria Abello Torrez
Aurora Abello Torres
Josefina Abello Torres
Adelfa Abello Torres
Jose Abello Torres

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Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia


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World Events (4)


Age 2

Thousand Days' War. Around 120,000 people die in civil war between Liberals and Conservatives. Panama becomes an independent state.

Age 6

Panama seceded from Colombia with U.S. backing and allows U.S. control over the strip of land now known as the Panama Canal zone.

Age 25

The United States pay Colombia $25 million for the loss of Panama.

Name Meaning

1 Galician, Catalan, Spanish, Portuguese, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the numerous places named Torres, all named with the plural of torre ‘tower’ ( see Torre ).2 Italian: habitational name from Torres in Belluno or Porto Torres in Sassari. In southern Italy the surname is sometimes a borrowing from Spanish (see 1).3 Dutch: from a short form of Victoris, from the Latin personal name Victorius.

Possible Related Names

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

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