Adriana de Nava Sanchez

Brief Life History of Adriana de Nava

When Adriana de Nava Sanchez was born on 22 December 1917, in Imus, Cavite, Philippines, her father, Pablo Gervacio Sanchez, was 41 and her mother, Dominga De Nava, was 34. She married Guillermo Pardilla Mercado in 1940, in Manila, Philippines. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 5 August 1985, in Las Piñas, Metro Manila, Philippines, at the age of 67.

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Guillermo Pardilla Mercado
Adriana de Nava Sanchez
Marriage: 1940
Lamberto Mercado
Teodorico Mercado
Ruby Mercado

Sources (7)

  • Andriana Sanchez in entry for Ruby Sanchez Mercado, "Philippines Deaths and Burials, 1726-1957"
  • Adriana Sanchez in entry for Antonio Mercado, "Philippines, Manila, Civil Registration, 1899-1984"
  • Adriana Sanchez in entry for Orlando Mercado, "Philippines, Manila, Civil Registration, 1899-1984"

World Events (4)


Filipino people approve constitution creating the Philippine Commonwealth with Manuel Quezon y Molina as the first president. The Philippines is promised full independence within 10 years.


Japan attacks the Philippines by air and invades two weeks later.


Marcos declares martial law. The parliament is suspended, opposition politicians are arrested, censorship is imposed.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Juan, Manuel, Carlos, Luis, Jesus, Francisco, Miguel, Jorge, Pedro, Ramon, Raul, Roberto.

Spanish (Sánchez): patronymic from the personal name Sancho . In the US, this surname is also found among Native Americans (mainly Pueblos). Compare De Sanchez .

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

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