Bonifacio Castro

about 1853–7 October 1919 (Age 66)
Xalitzintla, San Nicolás de los Ranchos, Puebla, Mexico

The Life of Bonifacio

When Bonifacio Castro was born about 1853, in Xalitzintla, San Nicolás de los Ranchos, Puebla, Mexico, his father, Toribio Castro, was 17 and his mother, Maria Felipa Mejía, was 13. He married María Rosa de Aquino Morales on 23 October 1884, in San Nicolás de los Ranchos, Puebla, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 7 October 1919, in his hometown, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Bonifacio Castro
1853–1919
María Rosa de Aquino Morales
1865–1919
Marriage: 23 October 1884
Marcos Castro
1879–1919
María Lázara Castro de Aquino
1888–
Lázaro Vicente Castro
1892–1892

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 October 1884
San Nicolás de los Ranchos, Puebla, Mexico
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Toribio Castro

    Male1836–Male

    Maria Felipa Mejía

    Female1840–Female

siblings

(6)

    Male1853–1919Male

    Juan Trenidad Castro

    Male1870–Male

    Jose Guillermo Castro

    Male1872–Male

    Maria Cristobal Marta Castro

    Female1873–Female

    Maria Bonifacia Castro Mejia

    Female1877–1878Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1853

Age 0

Santa Anna returns to Mexico and becomes president. Sells additional territory to United States under Gadsden Purchase.
1854

Age 1

Triumph of Plan of Ayutla under leadership of Benito Juárez.
1872

Age 19

Death of Juárez. Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada inaugurated president.

Name Meaning

Galician, Portuguese, Italian, and Jewish (Sephardic): topographic name from castro ‘castle’, ‘fortress’ (Latin castrum ‘fort’, ‘Roman walled city’): in Galicia and also in northern Portugal a habitational name from any of various places named with this word; in Italy either a topographic name or a habitational name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bonifacio Castro en el registro de Maria Yasara Castro Deagrimo, "México, Puebla, Registro Civil, 1861-1930"
  • Bonifacio Castro en el registro de Lázaro Castro, "México, Puebla, Registro Civil, 1861-1930"
  • Bonifacio Castro, "México, Puebla, Registro Civil, 1861-1930"

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