João Alves de Oliveira

Male1937–11 January 2001

Brief Life History of João Alves de

João Alves de Oliveira was born in 1937, in Rio das Mortes, São João del Rei, Minas Gerais, Brazil. He married Elza Amelia Silva Oliveira in 1955, in Rio das Mortes, São João del Rei, Minas Gerais, Brazil. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 11 January 2001, in his hometown, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

João Alves de Oliveira
1937–2001
Elza Amelia Silva Oliveira
1937–2011
Marriage: 1955
Benedito Santana de Oliveira
1959–1986

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  • Legacy NFS Source: João Alves de Oliveira - Church record: birth-name: João Alves de Oliveira

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  • Marriage
    1955Rio das Mortes, São João del Rei, Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Children (1)

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Manuel, Jose, Carlos, Luis, Fernando, Mario, Luiz, Francisco, Sergio, Ana, Geraldo, Pedro. Portuguese Joao, Paulo, Joaquim, Duarte, Agostinho, Guilherme, Marcio, Sebastiao, Anabela, Henrique, Messias, Ademir.

    Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of numerous places called Oliveira, from Portuguese and Galician oliveira ‘olive grove’ (from Late Latin olivarius, a derivative of Latin oliva ‘olive’), or a topographic name from this word. Compare De Oliveira .

    Jewish (Sephardic): adoption of the Iberian 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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