Francisco Cornejo

Male1520–about 1559

Brief Life History of Francisco

When Francisco Cornejo was born in 1520, in Spain, his father, Alvaro Cornejo, was 18 and his mother, Ana Maldonado, was 18. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Francisca de Velasco. He died about 1559, in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, at the age of 40.

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Francisco Cornejo
Francisca de Velasco
Geronima De Velazco
Francisco Cornejo Temiño
Isabel de Figueroa y Temiño de Bañuelos

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  • Testamento Francisca Temiño de Velasco Los protocolos de Rodrigo Hernández Cordero, 1585-1591; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSDL-69XY-3?i=313&cat=198356&fbclid=IwAR17rYUbF8k5KwOT1LsewyZ8c012BDyoOHF_PFqV3gRTZrfAiL2N-cLUXns

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Children (4)

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World Events (2)


Age 1

Hernando Cortes conquered the Mexican Aztecs.


Age 13

Francisco Pizarro conquered the South American Inca empire.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Carlos, Juan, Manuel, Arturo, Luis, Ricardo, Francisco, Miguel, Jorge, Raul, Ruben.

Spanish: topographic name for someone who lived by a dogwood tree, Spanish cornejo (from Latin corniculus), or a habitational name from any of various minor places called Cornejo, for example in the provinces of Almería, Burgos, and Ciudad Real.

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

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