Maria Torres

before 1845–after 1875 (Age 30)
Venezuela

The Life of Maria

Maria Torres was born before 1845, in Venezuela. She had at least 1 daughter. She died after 1875, in her hometown, at the age of 32.

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World Events (3)

1859

Age 14

The Federal War began in Venezuela. Ezequiel Zamora (1817-1860) led the Federalist Army until his assassination on Jan 10, 1860.
1860

Age 15

Ezequiel Zamora (1817-1860), leader of the Federalist Army in Venezuela, was assassinated.
1863

Age 18

The hostilities of the Federal War ended with negotiations for the Treaty of Coche, singed on May 22. This was the biggest civil war Venezuela had had since its independence.

Name Meaning

1 Galician, Catalan, Spanish, Portuguese, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the numerous places named Torres, all named with the plural of torre ‘tower’ ( see Torre ).2 Italian: habitational name from Torres in Belluno or Porto Torres in Sassari. In southern Italy the surname is sometimes a borrowing from Spanish (see 1).3 Dutch: from a short form of Victoris, from the Latin personal name Victorius.

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

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