Santiago Alegre

1861–1990
Bani, Pangasinan, Philippines

The Life of Santiago

Santiago Alegre was born about 1861, in Bani, San Carlos City, Pangasinan, Philippines. He married Gloria Efren in 1885. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died before 1990, at the age of 128.

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Family Time Line

Santiago Alegre
1861–1990
Gloria Efren
1865–1990
Marriage: 1885
Brigida Efren Alegre
1886–1990

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1885
Bani, Pangasinan, Philippines
children

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World Events (6)

1898

Age 37

The U.S. navy destroys the Spanish fleet in Manila Bay. Spain cedes the Philippines to the U.S. under the Treaty of Paris in December, Philippines rebel leader Emilio Aguinaldo declares the Philippines independent on June 12, which will be recognized in the future as the Philippines' Independence Day.
1902

Age 41

"Insurrection ends. Taft improves economic conditions, settles disputes over church ownership of land, establishes ""Pensionado""program, allowing Filipinos to study in U.S. , which helped modernize and westernize the country."
1935

Age 74

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.

Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from alegre ‘bright’, ‘merry’ (Latin alacer).

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

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