Luz Castellanos

22 April 1913–14 July 1996 (Age 83)
Guatemala, Guatemala, Guatemala

The Life of Luz

When Luz Castellanos was born on 22 April 1913, in Guatemala, Guatemala, Guatemala, her father, Ruperto Fuentes Alburez, was 31 and her mother, Francisca Castellanos Duarte, was 27. She married Humberto Serrano Garcia about 1931, in Guatemala, Guatemala. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 14 July 1996, in her hometown, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Humberto Serrano Garcia
1911–1990
Luz Castellanos
1913–1996
Marriage: about 1931
Luis A. Serrano Castellanos
1943–2005
Carlos Humberto Serrano Castellanos

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1931
Guatemala, Guatemala
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (6)

1941

Age 28

Guatemala declares war on the Axis powers.
1944

Age 31

Jorge Ubico, the dictator, was forced to resign and a social and economic revolution began in Guatemala.
1963

Age 50

Colonel Enrique Peralta becomes president following the assassination of Castillo.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish: habitational name from any of numerous places called Castellanos, denoting a ‘place founded or inhabited by Castilians’.2 Greek (Kastellanos): topographic name from an adjectival derivative of kastello ‘castle’ (from Late Latin castellum, a diminutive of castrum ‘fort’, ‘Roman walled city’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Luz Castillanos Mijangos in entry for Julio Antonio González Castillanos, "Guatemala, Guatemala, Civil Registration, 1877-2006"
  • Luz Castellanos Mijangos in entry for Humberto Serrano García, "Guatemala, Guatemala, Civil Registration, 1877-2006"
  • Luz Castellanos Mijangos in entry for Humberto Serrano García, "Guatemala, Guatemala, Civil Registration, 1877-2006"

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