Joaquin Vela Leon

1899–1974 (Age 75)
Mexico City, Mexico

The Life of Joaquin

When Joaquin Vela Leon was born in 1899, his father, Julio Vela, was 39 and his mother, Bibiana Leon Garcia, was 24. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with elvira moreno. He died on 6 December 1974, at the age of 75.

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Joaquin Vela Leon
elvira moreno
gloria vela moreno
rafael vela moreno

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Name Meaning

1 Spanish, Catalan and Galician: of uncertain derivation; it could be from the pre-Roman personal name Vela (compare Basque bela, vela ‘raven’). More likely perhaps, it may be a byname from vela meaning either ‘sail’ or ‘watchman’.2 Spanish: habitational name from a place name Vela, in Córdoba province.3 Portuguese: habitational name from a place named Vela in Portugal.

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

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