Bruno Gelves Parada

1874–
Toledo, Norte de Santander, Colombia

The Life of Bruno

When Bruno Gelves Parada was born in October 1874, in Toledo, Norte de Santander, Colombia, his father, Antonio Gelvis, was 33 and his mother, Barbara Cruz Parada, was 25. He married Maria Anastasia Chacón on 20 September 1899, in San Luis, Sardinata, Norte de Santander, Colombia. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Bruno Gelves Parada
1874–
Maria Anastasia Chacón
1881–1963
Marriage: 20 September 1899
Angel Maria Gelves Chacon
1900–1980
Jesus Maria Agelvis Chacon
1902–1972
Natividad Gelvez
1904–1984
Maria Mauricia Agelvis Chacon
1906–2002
Juan de Dios Agelvis Chacon
1909–1993
Salvador Agelvis Chacon
1911–2002
Maria Ines Agelvis Chacon
1917–2008

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
20 September 1899
San Luis, Sardinata, Norte de Santander, Colombia
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Antonio Gelvis

    Male1841–1912Male

  • Barbara Cruz Parada

    Female1849–Female

siblings

(7)

  • Manuela Gelvis

    Female1870–Female

  • Male1874–Male

  • Emilia Gelves Parada

    Female1879–Female

  • Maria Gelves Parada

    Female1884–Female

  • Maria Margarita Gelvis

    Female1886–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (5)

1899

Age 25

Thousand Days' War. Around 120,000 people die in civil war between Liberals and Conservatives. Panama becomes an independent state.
1903

Age 29

Panama seceded from Colombia with U.S. backing and allows U.S. control over the strip of land now known as the Panama Canal zone.
1922

Age 48

The United States pay Colombia $25 million for the loss of Panama.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the female personal name Gele.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Bruno Agelvis en el registro de Jesús María Agelvis y Socorro Chacón, "Venezuela, Diócesis de San Cristóbal, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1601-1962"
  • Bruno Gelvez en el registro de Maria Ynés Gelvez, "Colombia bautismos, 1630-1950"
  • Bruno Gelves en el registro de Maria de los Angeles Gelves, "Colombia bautismos, 1630-1950"

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