Santos Peña

Brief Life History of Santos

When Santos Peña was born in 1899, in Los Aldamas, Nuevo León, Mexico, his father, Alejandro Peña, was 27 and his mother, Francisca Garcia, was 26. He had at least 1 daughter with Josefa Garcia.

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Family Time Line

Santos Peña
1899–
Josefa Garcia
1900–
Elisa pena
1925–

Sources (3)

  • Santos Peña in entry for Elisa Peña Garcia, "Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962"
  • Santos Peña, "Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962"
  • Santos Peña, "Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962"

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World Events (8)

1904

Constitution changed to allow for six-year presidential term.

1906

Proclamation against Díaz issued by the liberals in St. Louis, Missouri.

1930

Portes Gil succeeded by Ortiz Rubio as president.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Manuel, Carlos, Luis, Jesus, Pedro, Mario, Ramon, Francisco, Miguel, Rafael. Portuguese Ligia, Marcio, Omero, Paulo.

Spanish and Asturian-Leonese (Peña): topographic name for someone who lived near a crag or cliff, from peña ‘rock, boulder’, or a habitational name from any of numerous places called (La) Peña. Compare De la Pena , De Pena , and Lapena 1.

Portuguese, Galician, and Catalan: habitational name from any of numerous places called Pena or A Pena ‘rock, boulder’. Compare Lapena 2.

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

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