21 April 1916–20 April 1989 (Age 73)
Sotomayor, Nariño, Colombia
When Jose María Alvarez Arteaga was born on 21 April 1916, in Sotomayor, Nariño, Colombia, his father, Medardo Alvarez Alvear, was 30 and his mother, María Sara Artiaga, was 27. He married Maria Isolina Alvarez Santander on 10 January 1936, in Soto, Baraya, Huila, Colombia. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died on 20 April 1989, in his hometown, at the age of 72, and was buried in Soto, Baraya, Huila, Colombia.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.