Benito Reyes

Maleabout 1852–about 1924

Brief Life History of Benito

Benito Reyes was born about 1852, in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala. He had at least 5 sons and 4 daughters with Juana Cojulum. He died about 1924, in his hometown, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Benito Reyes
1852–1924
Juana Cojulum
1854–1929
Petrona Reyes Cojulum
1872–1917
Maria Juana Reyes Cojulum
1876–1911
Onofre Reyes Cojulum
1882–1921
Marcela Reyes Cojulum
1885–1974
Pedro Reyes Cojulum
1888–1934
Jose Nazario Reyes Cojulum
1889–1969
Desiderio Reyes Cojulum
1892–1911
Jesus Reyes Cojulum
1894–1964
María Carmen Reyea Cojulún
1895–1982

Sources (17)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Benito Reyes - birth: about 1852; Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Benito Reyes en el registro de Onofre Reyes Cojulin, "Guatemala, Guatemala, Registro Civil, 1877-2006"
  • Beníto Reyes en el registro de Jesus Reyes, "Guatemala, Quetzaltenango, Registro Civil, 1877-1994"

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Children (9)

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World Events (3)

1871

Age 19

A number of liberal dictators ruled Guatemala. They promoted economic growth. They also encouraged foreigners to immigrate to the country.

1873

Age 21

Guatemala ruled by liberal President Justo Rufino Barrios, who modernises the country, develops the army and introduces coffee growing.

1906

Age 54

The United States company called the United Fruit Company (now Chiquita Brands International) began developing banana plantations in Guatemala.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Carlos, Manuel, Luis, Jesus, Pedro, Ruben, Miguel, Roberto, Francisco, Ramon.

Spanish:

plural form of Rey .

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

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