José Mendes Gomes

Brief Life History of José

When José Mendes Gomes was born on 28 May 1939, in Salinas, Minas Gerais, Brazil, his father, Silvério Mendes, was 30 and his mother, Maria Gomes, was 12. His occupation is listed as operador de caldeira in Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil. He died on 6 September 2021, in Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil, at the age of 82, and was buried in Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil.

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Family Time Line

Silvério Mendes
1908–1998
Maria Gomes
1927–1994
José Mendes Gomes
1939–2021
Clemente Mendes Gomes
–2022
Aris Mendes Gomes
Lourdes Mendes Gomes
Têresa Mendes
1952–1982

Sources (5)

  • José Mendes Gomes, “Brasil, São Paulo, Registro Civil, 1925-1995”
  • José Mendes Gomes, “Brasil, São Paulo, Registro Civil, 1925-1995”
  • José Mendes Gomes, “Brasil, São Paulo, Registro Civil, 1925-1995”

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Manuel, Jose, Carlos, Mario, Pedro, Alberto, Sergio, Armando, Cesar, Domingos, Francisco, Luis. Portuguese Joao, Joaquim, Paulo, Agostinho, Amadeu, Armanda, Guilherme, Henrique, Sebastiao, Valentim.

Portuguese and Galician: patronymic from the personal name Mendo, a shortened form of Menendo (see Menendez ).

Jewish (Sephardic): adoption of the Iberian surname (see 1 above) at the moment of conversion to Roman Catholicism. After the return to Judaism (generations later), some descendants retained the name their families used as Catholics.

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

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