Rogelio Soto Melgosa

28 April 1925–2 May 1989 (Age 64)
Jala, Nayarit, Mexico

The Life of Rogelio

When Rogelio Soto Melgosa was born on 28 April 1925, in Jala, Nayarit, Mexico, his father, Diego Soto Gonzales, was 32 and his mother, Maria Ignacia Melgoza, was 20. He lived in Jala, Jala, Nayarit, Mexico in 1930. He died on 2 May 1989, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Diego Soto Gonzales
1893–1933
Maria Ignacia Melgoza
1905–
Rogelio Soto Melgosa
1925–1989
Baudelia Soto Melgosa
–1982
Baltazar Soto Melgosa
1927–1989
Andres Javier Soto
1928–2015
Luis Soto Melgosa
1929–1999

Parents and Siblings

    Diego Soto Gonzales

    Male1893–1933Male

    Maria Ignacia Melgoza

    Female1905–Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1926

Age 1

Anticlerical policies spark Cristero Rebellion.
1927

Age 2

Constitution of 1917 amended to extend presidential term to six years.
1946

Age 21

Miguel Alemán Valdés presidency. Industrialization, public works, and creation of a new campus for the National Autonomous University of Mexico (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México--UNAM).

Name Meaning

Spanish:1. habitational name from any of numerous places named Soto or El Soto, from soto ‘grove’, ‘small wood’ (Latin saltus). 2. Castilianized spelling of Asturian-Leonese Sotu , a habitational name from a town so named in Asturies. 3. Castilianized spelling of the Galician equivalent, Souto .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Rojelio Zoto, "Mexico National Census, 1930"

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