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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Benito Reyes
Juana Cojulum
Petrona Reyes Cojulum
Maria Juana Reyes Cojulum
Onofre Reyes Cojulum
Marcela Reyes Cojulum
Pedro Reyes Cojulum
Jose Nazario Reyes Cojulum
Desiderio Reyes Cojulum
Jesus Reyes Cojulum
María Carmen Reyea Cojulún

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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World Events (3)


Age 19

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


Age 21

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


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.


plural form of Rey .

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

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