Mercedes Godinez Castillo

24 September 1915–17 December 2002 (Age 87)

The Life of Mercedes

Mercedes Godinez Castillo was born on 24 September 1915, in Guatemala as the daughter of Rigoberto Godínez Aguilar and Rosario Castillo. She married Eusebio Urbina Monroy in 1937, in Guatemala, Guatemala, Guatemala. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 17 December 2002, in Guatemala, Guatemala, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Eusebio Urbina Monroy
Mercedes Godinez Castillo
Marriage: 1937
Luis Alfredo Urbina Godinez
Francisco Urbina Godinez
Edi Ottoniel Urbina Godínez
Lilian Urbina Godínez

Spouse and Children

Guatemala, Guatemala, Guatemala


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (6)


Age 26

Guatemala declares war on the Axis powers.

Age 29

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

Age 48

Colonel Enrique Peralta becomes president following the assassination of Castillo.

Name Meaning

Spanish (Godínez): patronymic from the personal name Godino .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Mercedes Castillo, "Guatemala, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1581-1977"
  • Mercedes Godinez en el registro de Lilian Urbina Godínez, "Guatemala, Guatemala, Registro Civil, 1877-2006"

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