Tomas Barrios Liñan

Male11 November 1902–29 September 1999

Brief Life History of Tomas

When Tomas Barrios Liñan was born on 11 November 1902, in Turbaco, Bolívar, Colombia, his father, Camilo Barrios Torres, was 33 and his mother, Petrona Liñan Viloria, was 23. He had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Francisca Payares Pino. He died on 29 September 1999, in Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia, at the age of 96, and was buried in Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia.

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Family Time Line

Tomas Barrios Liñan
Francisca Payares Pino
Jose Miguel Barrios Payares
Esteban Barrios Payares
Francisco Barrios Payares
Maritza Isabel Barrios Payares ITA

Sources (9)

  • Tomás Barrios, "Colombia, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1576-2018"
  • Tomás Barrios en el registro de Justo Barrios, "Colombia, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1576-2018"
  • Tomas Barrios en el registro de Esteban Barrios Pallares, "Colombia, registros parroquiales y diocesanos, 1576-2018"

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Children (4)

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Siblings (8)

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World Events (4)


Age 1

Panama seceded from Colombia with U.S. backing and allows U.S. control over the strip of land now known as the Panama Canal zone.


Age 20

The United States pay Colombia $25 million for the loss of Panama.


Age 37

World War II. Colombia helps the United States to keep the Panama Canal open.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Carlos, Luis, Manuel, Jorge, Jesus, Francisco, Mario, Angel, Pedro, Guadalupe.

Spanish: habitational name from any of numerous places called with Spanish barrio ‘outlying suburb’ (especially an impoverished one), ‘slum’, from Arabic barr ‘suburb, dependent village’. It may also be a topographic name for someone originating from a barrio.

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

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Tomas Barrios Liñan

Abuelito cariñoso y consentidor, del mercado siempre traía para los nietos, mangos, platanitos y pescado. Me calmaba cuando tenía rabietas o no quería dormir,me cargaba y empezaba a cantar los 10 per …

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