Nieves Cadena Reyes

Female19 August 1907–August 1985

Brief Life History of Nieves

When Nieves Cadena Reyes was born on 19 August 1907, in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico, her father, Jose Andres Cadena Cadena, was 38 and her mother, María Reyes Cárdenas, was 23. She married Luis Carmona about 1930, in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died in August 1985, in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico, at the age of 78.

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Luis Carmona
Nieves Cadena Reyes
Marriage: about 1930
Luis Carmona

Sources (2)

  • María Nieves Cadena en la familia de Andres C Cadena, "México censo nacional, 1930"
  • Nieves Cadena Cárdenas, "México, Coahuila, Registro Civil, 1861-1998"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1930Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Díaz states his intention of not seeking reelection in interview. Francisco I. Madero publishes The Presidential Succession of 1910 .


    Age 3

    Mexico's 100 years of independence celebrated. Seventh reelection of Díaz. Madero's Plan of San Luis Potosí. Rebellion breaks out in north and in Puebla.


    Age 21

    Calles succeeded by Obregón, who is assassinated before taking office. Calles, who is to remain political strongman through 1935, chooses Emilio Portes Gil as president.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Manuel, Raul, Jesus, Jorge, Miguel, Alfredo, Armando, Carlos, Pablo, Ruben.

    Spanish and Catalan: from cadena ‘chain’ (from Latin catena), usually a metonymic occupational name for a maker of chains or perhaps for a jailer.

    Spanish: habitational name from any of the places called (La) Cadena, especially in Navarre.

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

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