Maria Lenda

about 1895–about 1985 (Age 90)
Beú, Maquela do Zombo, Uíge, Angola

The Life of Maria

Maria Lenda was born about 1895, in Beú, Maquela do Zombo, Uíge, Angola. She died about 1985, in her hometown, at the age of 90.

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João Fonseca
Maria Lenda

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World Events (3)


Age 56

Angola becomes a province as opposed to a colony.

Age 66

Forced labor ends after revolts on coffee plantations leave 50,000 dead. The fight for independence is bolstered.

Age 80

Angola gains independence, but power struggle ensues between MPLA (People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola), backed by Cuba, and the FNLA plus Unita, backed by South Africa and the U.S.A.

Name Meaning

Polish (also Lęda): variant of Landa .

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

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