María Manuela Herrera Fonseca

1743–7 June 1782 (Age 39)
Barva, Heredia, Costa Rica

The Life of María Manuela

When María Manuela Herrera Fonseca was born in 1743, in Barva, Heredia, Costa Rica, her father, José Matías Herrera Esquivel, was 28 and her mother, Mariana Fonseca de Artavia, was 26. She married José Joaquín Barquero Rodríguez in 1759, in Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 7 June 1782, in Heredia, Costa Rica, at the age of 39.

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Family Time Line

José Joaquín Barquero Rodríguez
1737–
María Manuela Herrera Fonseca
1743–1782
Marriage: 1759
Pedro Alejandrino Barquero Herrera
1760–
Manuela Barquero Herrera
1762–1763
María Josefa Barquero Herrera
1764–
José Miguel Barquero Herrera
1768–
Felipe Barquero Herrera
1774–1837
Martín Barquero Herrera
1766–
Estanislao Barquero Herrera
1776–1808
María Barquero Herrera
1778–1817
Pedro José Barquero Herrera
1780–
José Manuel Barquero Herrera
1782–1782

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1759
Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica
children

(10)

    Pedro Alejandrino Barquero Herrera

    Male1760–Male

    Manuela Barquero Herrera

    Female1762–1763Female

    María Josefa Barquero Herrera

    Female1764–Female

    Martín Barquero Herrera

    Male1766–Male

    José Miguel Barquero Herrera

    Male1768–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

Name Meaning

1 Spanish and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from villages so called in the provinces of Seville and Badajoz, from a word meaning ‘iron smithy’, ‘blacksmith's forge’ (a derivative of hierro ‘iron’, Latin ferrum).2 French: habitational name from the Gascon form of Ferrière, a place in Pyrénées-Atlantique. The place name is derived from Latina ferraria ‘iron-mine’, ‘iron-forge’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mana. Herrera, "Costa Rica, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1595-1992"
  • Manuela Errera en entrada por Jpha. Joachina, "Costa Rica, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1595-1992"
  • Maria Errera en entrada por Mana., "Costa Rica, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1595-1992"

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