María Juana Parras

1892–1910 (Age 18)
Alvarado, Veracruz, Mexico

The Life of María Juana

When María Juana Parras was born in 1892, in Alvarado, Veracruz, Mexico, her father, Carlos Parra Muñoz, was 61 and her mother, Refugio Ramon Marquez, was 38. She married Cipriano Hernandez Parra on 22 October 1909, in Veracruz, Mexico. She died in 1910, in her hometown, at the age of 18.

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Family Time Line

Cipriano Hernandez Parra
María Juana Parras
Marriage: 22 October 1909

Spouse and Children

22 October 1909
Veracruz, Mexico

Parents and Siblings

    Carlos Parra Muñoz


    Refugio Ramon Marquez




    Fila Parra Ramon


    Epifania Parra



World Events (5)

1896 · The Yaqui Uprising

Age 4

The Yaqui Uprising was a conflict that was fought between the residents of Sonora and Arizona over several days. It started as an agreement of the Native Americans, in the state of Sonora, and Lauro Aguirre to start by capturing the customs house in Nogales. This confrontation was one of the last battles during the American Indian Wars. Several people were killed and wounded but was a win in the Revolution of Mexico.

Age 12

Constitution changed to allow for six-year presidential term.

Age 14

Proclamation against Díaz issued by the liberals in St. Louis, Missouri.

Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: topographic name meaning ‘vine bowers’, from the plural of Parra .

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

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Sources (3)

  • María Juana Parras, "México, Veracruz, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1590-1978"
  • Juana Parra, "México, Veracruz, Registro Civil, 1821-1949"
  • Juana Parra, "México, Veracruz, Registro Civil, 1821-1949"

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