Jorge Marquez Romero

1854–1954 (Age 100)
Machiques, Zulia, Venezuela

The Life of Jorge

When Jorge Marquez Romero was born in 1854, in Machiques, Zulia, Venezuela, his father, Francisco Marquez, was 25 and his mother, Francisca Romero, was 21. He married Belen Martínez De La Cruz on 4 November 1879, in Machiques, Zulia, Venezuela. He died before 1954, in his hometown, at the age of 99.

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Jorge Marquez Romero
1854–1954
Belen Martínez De La Cruz
1854–1894
Marriage: 4 November 1879

Spouse and Children

    Male1854–1954Male

    Belen Martínez De La Cruz

    Female1854–1894Female

MARRIAGE
4 November 1879
Machiques, Zulia, Venezuela

Parents and Siblings

    Francisco Marquez

    Male1829–1929Male

    Francisca Romero

    Female1833–1933Female

siblings

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World Events (7)

1859

Age 5

The Federal War began in Venezuela. Ezequiel Zamora (1817-1860) led the Federalist Army until his assassination on Jan 10, 1860.
1860

Age 6

Ezequiel Zamora (1817-1860), leader of the Federalist Army in Venezuela, was assassinated.
1899

Age 45

An international tribunal in Paris ruled on a border dispute between Venezuela and British Guiana (Guyana). Britain received most of the claim for the Essequibo region, close to 111,000 square miles. Venezuela was represented by 2 U.S. judges and the chairman of the panel was Russian jurist Frederic de Martens. Venezuela rejected this decision in the 1960s.

Name Meaning

Spanish (Márquez): patronymic from the personal name Marcos .

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

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