Raimundo Esquivel Arias

Brief Life History of Raimundo

Raimundo Esquivel Arias was born in 1835 as the son of Jesús Esquivel Herrera and Francisca Arias Hidalgo. He had at least 5 sons and 9 daughters with Maria Salazar Esquivel. He died on 24 February 1927, in Alajuela, Alajuela, Costa Rica, at the age of 92.

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Raimundo Esquivel Arias
Maria Salazar Esquivel
Jerónima Esquivel Salazar
Rafael de Jesus Esquivel Salazar
José Maria de la Asunsion Esquivel Salazar
Juan Ramon Esquivel Salazar
Teora Pío Esquivel Salazar
Rosa Esquivel Salazar
Mariana Esquivel Salazar
Dolores de los Reyes Esquivel Salazar
Apolonia Beatriz Esquivel Salazar
Ramona Esquivel Salazar
Cornelio de Jesus Esquivel Salazar
Soila Irene de Jesus Esquivel Salazar
María Matilde Esquivel
Zoila Esquivel Salazar

Sources (67)

  • Raimundo Esquivel, "Costa Rica, Registro Civil, 1823-1975"
  • Ramundo Esquivel, "Costa Rica, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1595-1992"
  • Raimundo Esquivel, "Costa Rica, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1595-1992"

World Events (3)


Costa Rica ousts William Walker. He wants to extend slavery to Central American countries in an expression of Manifest Destiny. He invades and names himself president of Nicaragua. Costa Rica, with the help of Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras, defeated Walker and his supporters with 9,000 soldiers.


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


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, Juan, Manuel, Carlos, Jesus, Luis, Raul, Jorge, Mario, Ramon, Pedro, Gerardo.

Basque: Castilianized form of Ezkibel or Eskibel (see Esquibel ).

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

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