Marta Roman

10 August 1891–
Colonia, Uruguay

The Life of Marta

When Marta Roman was born on 10 August 1891, in Colonia, Uruguay, her father, Jacques Louis Pierre Román, was 38 and her mother, Catherine Louise Román, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Jacques Louis Pierre Román
1853–1919
Catherine Louise Román
1866–1934
Marta Roman
1891–
Juan Roman
1893–1975
Santiago Roman
1895–
Levy Roman
1896–1986
Felipe Hipolito Roman
1899–
Daniel luis Roman
1902–
Clotilde Luisa Roman
1904–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (3)

1933

Age 42

Opposition groups excluded from politics following military coup.
1962

Age 71

Campaign by Tupamaros guerrillas.
1984

Age 93

Violent protests against repression and deteriorating economic conditions.

Name Meaning

1 Catalan, French, English, German (also Romann), Polish, Hungarian (Román), Romanian, Ukrainian, and Belorussian: from the Latin personal name Romanus, which originally meant ‘Roman’. This name was borne by several saints, including a 7th-century bishop of Rouen.2 English, French, and Catalan: regional or ethnic name for someone from Rome or from Italy in general, or a nickname for someone who had some connection with Rome, as for example having been there on a pilgrimage. Compare Romero .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Piedmont project family group sheets
  • Marta Roman, "Uruguay Civil Registration, 1879-1930"

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