Dolores Torres

1880–1970 (Age 90)

The Life of Dolores

Dolores Torres was born in 1880, in Guatemala. She married Pedro De Leon Solorzano on 21 February 1903, in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 21 February 1970, in her hometown, at the age of 90.

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Dolores Torres
Pedro De Leon Solorzano
Marriage: 21 February 1903
Humberto De León Ruiz
Carlos Rafael De León Rivera
Cristina de León Ruiz
Hector de León Ruiz
Oscar De León Ruiz
Elisa de Jesus de León Ruiz
Carlos Rafael de León Ruiz

Spouse & Children

  • Female1880–1970Female

  • Pedro De Leon Solorzano


21 February 1903
Quetzaltenango, Guatemala


  • Humberto De León Ruiz


  • Elisa de Jesus de León Ruiz


  • Male1908–1970Male

  • Carlos Rafael de León Ruiz


  • Cristina de León Ruiz


+2 More Children

World Events (5)


Age 26

The United States company called the United Fruit Company (now Chiquita Brands International) began developing banana plantations in Guatemala.

Age 61

Guatemala declares war on the Axis powers.

Age 64

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

Name Meaning

1 Galician, Catalan, Spanish, Portuguese, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the numerous places named Torres, all named with the plural of torre ‘tower’ ( see Torre ).2 Italian: habitational name from Torres in Belluno or Porto Torres in Sassari. In southern Italy the surname is sometimes a borrowing from Spanish (see 1).3 Dutch: from a short form of Victoris, from the Latin personal name Victorius.

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Dolores Torres - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Dolores Torres

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