rosa Borges Aquaina

26 February 1897–18 May 1980 (Age 83)
Lajes do Pico, Pico, Azores, Portugal

The Life of rosa

rosa Borges Aquaina was born on 26 February 1897, in Lajes do Pico, Pico, Azores, Portugal. She had at least 1 son with frank bertao sr. She died on 18 May 1980, in Newman, Stanislaus, California, United States, at the age of 83.

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frank bertao sr
1891–1980
rosa Borges Aquaina
1897–1980
manuel bertao
1920–2006

Spouse and Children

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World Events (3)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 3

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 9

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

Name Meaning

1 Catalan: habitational name from any of several places called with Borges in Catalonia, for example Les Borges Blanques, in Lleida, or Les Borges del Camp, in Tarragona.2 Portuguese: of disputed etymology; possibly a habitational name for someone from Bourges in France.3 German: from a short form of the medieval personal name Liborius.

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

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