Selma Vargas

18 January 1913–6 January 1977 (Age 63)
Ponta Grossa, Irati, Paraná, Brazil

The Life of Selma

When Selma Vargas was born on 18 January 1913, in Ponta Grossa, Irati, Paraná, Brazil, her father, Luciano de Sant'Anna Vargas, was 37 and her mother, Maria Caetano Costa, was 36. She married Durval Mariano de Brito on 29 June 1933, in Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 6 January 1977, in Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil, at the age of 63, and was buried in Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil.

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Family Time Line

Durval Mariano de Brito
Selma Vargas
Marriage: 29 June 1933
Ivonete Mariano De Brito
Ivanilde Vargas Maraino de Brito

Spouse and Children

29 June 1933
Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil


Parents and Siblings

    Luciano de Sant'Anna Vargas





    Cecilia Caetano Vargas


    Cecita Albrecht


    Alcebiades Vargas


    Cecilia Vargas


    Amália Vargas


+7 More Children

Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: habitational name from Vargas in Santander province, or a topographic name from vargas, plural of varga, a dialect term used in various senses: ‘(thatched) hut’, ‘steep slope’, or ‘fenced pastureland which becomes waterlogged in winter’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Selma Vargas de Brito, "Brazil, Paraná, Civil Registration, 1852-1996"
  • Selma Vargas de Brito in entry for Ivonete Brito, "Brazil, Paraná, Civil Registration, 1852-1996"

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