Juana Perez Y Lopez

1893–
Lares, Puerto Rico

The Life of Juana

Juana Perez Y Lopez was born in 1893, in Lares, Puerto Rico as the daughter of María Lopez.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

María Lopez
Juana Perez Y Lopez
1893–

Parents and Siblings

    María Lopez

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

    Juana Perez Y Lopez

    Female1893–Female

World Events (3)

1898

Age 5

Under the Treaty of Paris, Puerto Rico is ceded by the Spanish to the U.S. at the end of the Spanish-American War.
1900

Age 7

U.S. Congress institutes civil government in Puerto Rico under the Foraker Act. U.S. maintains strict control over island affairs, prompting demands for more local control.
1917

Age 24

Jones Act grants U.S. citizenship to Puerto Ricans.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish (Pérez) and Jewish (Sephardic): patronymic from the personal name Pedro, Spanish equivalent of Peter .2 Jewish: variant of Peretz .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Default

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.