Hipolita Tijerín Casillas

1889–14 January 1923 (Age 34)
Zacatecas, Zacatecas, Mexico

The Life of Hipolita

When Hipolita Tijerín Casillas was born in 1889, her father, Agustin Tijereis, was 38 and her mother, Maria Del Refugio Casillas, was 36. She married Pedro Trejo Rangel on 15 May 1903, in Sauceda de la Borda, Vetagrande, Zacatecas, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 14 January 1923, in Tacualeche, Guadalupe, Zacatecas, Mexico, at the age of 34.

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Family Time Line

Pedro Trejo Rangel
1885–
Hipolita Tijerín Casillas
1889–1923
Marriage: 15 May 1903
Juana Trejo Tijerina
1905–
Julio Trejo Tijera
Juan Trejo Tijerin
1906–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 May 1903
Sauceda de la Borda, Vetagrande, Zacatecas, Mexico
children

(3)

    Juana Trejo Tijerina

    Female1905–Female

    Juan Trejo Tijerin

    Male1906–Male

    Julio Trejo Tijera

    MaleMale

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Basilia Tijereis Casellos

    Female1870–Female

    Male1872–Male

    Alvina Tijerin Casillas

    Female1873–1876Female

    Lucas Fijerín Casillas

    Female1875–1876Female

    Lucas Tijerin Casillas

    Male1875–Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1891 · The Garza Revolution

Age 2

The Garza Revolution was a conflict fought between the residents of Coahuila and Texas. It began when a campaign to start an uprising against Porfirio Diaz. Even though it was a minor conflict, it is seen as a precursor to the Mexican Revolution.
1896 · The Yaqui Uprising

Age 7

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.
1904

Age 15

Constitution changed to allow for six-year presidential term.

Name Meaning

Spanish (mainly Mexico): probably a derivative of tijera ‘scissors’ (Latin tonsoria), a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of scissors or for a user of scissors, i.e. a tailor.

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

Sources (3)

  • Hipolita Tijera in entry for Julio Trejo Tijera and Petra Davila, "Mexico, Zacatecas, Civil Registration, 1860-2000"
  • Hipolita Tijerín in entry for Hilario Trejo Tijerín, "Mexico, Zacatecas, Civil Registration, 1860-2000"
  • Hipolita Tijerin in entry for Guadalupe Trejo Tijerin, "Mexico, Zacatecas, Civil Registration, 1860-2000"

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