Jose Abad

about 1921–before 2000 (Age 79)
Venezuela

The Life Summary of Jose

Jose Abad was born about 1921, in Venezuela. He married Maria Quiroz in 1941, in Taguay, Aragua, Venezuela. He died before 2000, in his hometown, at the age of 78.

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Jose Abad
1921–2000
Maria Quiroz
1926–1998
Marriage: 1941

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1941Taguay, Aragua, Venezuela
  • World Events (6)

    1929
    Age 8
    Venezuela was the world's largest exporter of oil.
    1947
    Age 26
    President Romulo Gallegos, Venezuela's first democratically elected leader, is overthrown within eight months of his election in a military coup led by Marcos Perez Jimenez, who forms a government with backing from the armed forces and the U.S.
    1954
    Age 33
    The Caracas Convention established ground rules for political sanctuary in Latin America.

    Name Meaning

    1 Spanish: nickname from abad ‘priest’ (from Late Latin abbas ‘priest’, genitive abbatis, from the Aramaic word meaning ‘father’). The application is uncertain: it could be a nickname, an occupational name for the servant of a priest, or denote an (illegitimate) son of a priest.2 Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic ῾Abbād ‘devoted worshiper’ or ‘servant’. The banu (tribe) ῾Abbād claims descent from the ancient Lakhmid kings of al-Ḥirah. The founder of the ῾Abbadids of Seville was Muhammad bin ῾Abbād ( 1023–42 ), whose son ῾Abbād succeeded his father as chamberlain to the pretended khalif, but was soon ruling in his own right under the honorific title al-Muta῾id ‘petitioner for justice (from Allah)’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Abadi
    Abbott

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