Theresa Andem Umana

1920–1980 (Age 60)
Calabar, Cross River, Nigeria

The Life of Theresa Andem

When Theresa Andem Umana was born about 1920, in Calabar, Cross River, Nigeria, her father, Umana Andem, was 28 and her mother, Mrs Umana Andem, was 20. She married Uto Asuqwo Eyere about 1938, in Obufi, Akwa Ibom, Nigeria. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died about 1980, in Obufi, Akwa Ibom, Nigeria, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Theresa Andem Umana
Uto Asuqwo Eyere
Marriage: about 1938
Eyere Asuqwo Eyere

Spouse & Children

about 1938
Obufi, Akwa Ibom, Nigeria


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1892–1952Male

  • Mrs Umana Andem




World Events (3)


Age 45

Charges of voting irregularities and riots followed elections.

Age 47

Three eastern states secede as the Republic of Biafra, sparking bloody civil war.

Age 50

Biafran leaders surrender, former Biafran regions reintegrated into country.

Name Meaning

1 probably Basque (Umaña): variant of Omaña, topographic name from Basque oma ‘scallions seed’.2 Southern Italian: habitational name from any of various places named with this word, feminine form of umano ‘human’, Latin humanus.

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

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