Anacleto Torres

1896–1944 (Age 48)
Espinal, Tolima, Colombia

The Life of Anacleto

Anacleto Torres was born in 1896, in Espinal, Tolima, Colombia as the son of Dominga Torres. He married Isabelina Cardozo Villanueva in July 1921, in Rovira, Tolima, Colombia. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died in December 1944, in Rovira, Tolima, Colombia, at the age of 48.

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Anacleto Torres
Isabelina Cardozo Villanueva
Marriage: July 1921
Ana Lucia Torres Cardozo

Spouse & Children

  • Male1896–1944Male

  • Isabelina Cardozo Villanueva


July 1921
Rovira, Tolima, Colombia


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World Events (4)


Age 3

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

Age 7

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.

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

1 Galician, Catalan, Spanish, Portuguese, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the numerous places named Torres, all named with the plural of torre ‘tower’ ( see Torre ).2 Italian: habitational name from Torres in Belluno or Porto Torres in Sassari. In southern Italy the surname is sometimes a borrowing from Spanish (see 1).3 Dutch: from a short form of Victoris, from the Latin personal name Victorius.

Possible Related Names

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

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