Amanda Vega Cavada

about 2 September 1905–5 June 1969 (Age 63)
La Serena, Coquimbo, Chile

The Life Summary of Amanda

Amanda Vega Cavada was born about 2 September 1905, in La Serena, Coquimbo, Chile as the daughter of Tomas Vega and Cavada. She married Sotero Mardones Cid on 12 September 1925, in Temuco, Cautín, Chile. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 5 June 1969, in Temuco, Cautín, Chile, at the age of 63, and was buried in Temuco, Cautín, Chile.

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Family Time Line

Sotero Mardones Cid
1895–1966
Amanda Vega Cavada
1905–1969
Marriage: 12 September 1925
washington Mardones Vega
0014–
Victor Mardones Vega
0028–
Sotero Guillermo Mardones Vega
1918–
Hernando mardones vega
1926–
Victor René Mardones Vega
1927–1982
Rebeca Mardones Vega
1929–1992
Adriana Mardones Vega
1931–1997
Carmen Silvia Mardones Vega
1933–2008

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 September 1925Temuco, Cautín, Chile
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (1)

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Luis, Carlos, Manuel, Jesus, Miguel, Rafael, Francisco, Angel, Ramon, Jorge.Spanish: topographic name from vega ‘fertile plain or lowland; water meadow’ (of pre-Roman origin, probably originally denoting irrigated land), or a habitational name from any of numerous places called (La) Vega. Compare De la Vega and De Vega .History: Surname Vega is most famous for the Spanish playwright, poet, and novelist Félix Lope de Vega y Carpio (1562–1635). But another notable bearer of this surname was not Spanish: Jurij Vega (1754–1802) was a Slovenian mathematician, physicist, and artillery officer of the Austrian army, author of Thesaurus Logarithmorum Completus ‘Treasury of all Logarithms’ (first edition published in 1794, 90th edition in 1924), after whom the crater Vega on the Moon is named. His surname, which he adopted as an adult, was neither Spanish nor Slovenian: it was an altered form of his original surname Veha (from veha ‘lingerer’ or from a homonymous word meaning ‘bung’, i.e. the stopper in the bunghole of a cask, by extension ‘drunkard’), of which he was the last known male bearer.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Vegas
    Veguilla
    De la Vega
    Veiga

    Sources (1)

    • Amanda Vega de Mardones en el registro de Sotero Guillermo Mardones Vega, "Chile, Registro Civil, 1885-1903"

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