Elida Lopez

Female29 February 1936–3 April 1966

Brief Life History of Elida

When Elida Lopez was born on 29 February 1936, in Brownsville, Cameron, Texas, United States, her father, Macedonio P. Lopez, was 34 and her mother, Lazara "Sara" Camarillo, was 26. She lived in United States in 1949. She died on 3 April 1966, in Texas, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Mission, Hidalgo, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Macedonio P. Lopez
Lazara "Sara" Camarillo
Elida Lopez
Jose Camarillo
Macedonio Lopez Jr

Sources (5)

  • Elida Lopez, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Elida Lopez, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"
  • Elida L Ramirez, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (3)

World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 1

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.


Age 5

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 9

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Juan, Manuel, Carlos, Luis, Jesus, Francisco, Pedro, Miguel, Jorge, Raul, Ramon, Mario.

Spanish (López): patronymic from the medieval personal name Lope ‘wolf’. This is one of the commonest of all Spanish surnames. In the US, it is the twelfth most frequent surname. Compare De Lopez .

Jewish (Sephardic): adoption of the Spanish surname (see 1 above) at the moment of conversion to Roman Catholicism. After the return to Judaism (generations later), some descendants retained the name their families used as Catholics.

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

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