Adela Oliva Quiroz

8 April 1902–11 November 1971 (Age 69)
Cajamarca, Peru

The Life of Adela

When Adela Oliva Quiroz was born on 8 April 1902, in Cajamarca, Peru, her father, ELEUTERIO OLIVA, was 17 and her mother, Marcelina Quiroz Romero, was 11. She had at least 2 sons with Quiroz. She died on 11 November 1971, in Lima, Lima, Peru, at the age of 69.

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Adela Oliva Quiroz
Julio Quiroz Oliva
Alberto Valentin Quiroz Oliva

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Age 27

Chile returned Tacna to Peru.

Name Meaning

1 Catalan, Spanish, and Portuguese: habitational name from Oliva in Valencia, Santa Oliva in Girona, or possibly from any of the places in Extremadura named La Oliva, from Latin oliva ‘olive’.2 Italian (mainly southern and Ligurian): from Latin oliva ‘olive’; a topographic name for someone who lived by an olive tree or grove, or a metonymic occupational name for a gatherer or seller of olives or an extractor or seller of olive oil, or perhaps in some cases a nickname for someone with a sallow complexion.3 German: habitational name from Oliva, a place now in Gdańsk voivodeship, Poland.

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

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  • Adela Oliva Quiñoz, "Perú, Lima, Registro Civil, 1874-1996"
  • Adela Oliva Quiroz en el registro de Ascencion Quito Oliva y Sabrina Ruelas Marin, "Perú, Lima, Registro Civil, 1874-1996"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Adela Oliva Quiroz - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Adela Oliva Quiroz

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