Roman Basto

28 February 1798–
Oiba, Santander, Colombia

The Life of Roman

When Roman Basto was born on 28 February 1798, in Oiba, Santander, Colombia, his father, Josef Bacilio Basto, was 30 and his mother, Maria Barbara Nuñez, was 20.

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Family Time Line

Josef Bacilio Basto
1768–
Maria Barbara Nuñez
1778–
Roman Basto
1798–
Alexandra Basto
1800–
Lastanio Basto
1802–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Male1798–Male

    Alexandra Basto

    Female1800–Female

    Lastanio Basto

    Male1802–Male

World Events (3)

1810

Age 12

The King of Spain is overthrown by Napoleon.
1814

Age 16

Spain sends troops to South America to quell an uprising of colonists.
1819

Age 21

Battle of Boyaca. General Simon Bolivar defeats royalist forces. The Republic of Colombia (also known as Gran Colombia) is proclaimed, consisting of Colombia, Venezuela, and Ecuador.

Name Meaning

Portuguese (and Spanish): habitational name from one of the places named Basto in Portugal, from basto ‘dense (wood)’.

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

Sources (1)

  • Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1576-2014; pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159384-466575-52

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