Oliva Molina Sereno


Brief Life History of Oliva

When Oliva Molina Sereno was born in 1922, in Villa Madero, Madero, Michoacan, Mexico, her father, José Molina, was 36 and her mother, Castula Sereno García, was 25. She had at least 4 sons and 2 daughters with Pedro Contreras Piña. She lived in Tacámbaro, Michoacan, Mexico in 1930. She died in 1999, in Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco, Mexico, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Pedro Contreras Piña
Oliva Molina Sereno
Angel Contreras Molina
Juán Contreras Molina
Aniceto Contreras Molina
Angel Contreras Molina
Evangelina Contreras Molina
Eva Contreras Molina

Sources (4)

  • Oliba Molina en la familia de Jose Molina, "México censo nacional, 1930"
  • Oliva Sereno en la familia de Josefa Garcia, "México censo nacional, 1930"
  • Oliva Molina en el registro de Juán Contreras Molina, "México, Jalisco, Registro Civil, 1857-2000"

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Children (6)

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Siblings (2)

World Events (8)


Age 1

United States recognizes Obregón government.


Age 2

Plutarco Elías Calles elected president.

about 1946

Age NaN

Miguel Alemán Valdés presidency. Industrialization, public works, and creation of a new campus for the National Autonomous University of Mexico (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México--UNAM).

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Carlos, Luis, Manuel, Jesus, Francisco, Jorge, Mario, Miguel, Ana, Roberto. Portuguese Joao, Margarida.

Spanish, Catalan, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of numerous places called Molina, in particular the one in Guadalajara province. This surname is also found in France (compare Moline ). For certain Jewish families, this is an adoption of the Iberian surname at the moment of conversion to Roman Catholicism. After the return to Judaism (generations later), some descendants retained the name their families used as Catholics.

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

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