Delfino Vieira Lima

1917–1985 (Age 68)
Catolé do Rocha, Paraíba, Brazil

The Life of Delfino

When Delfino Vieira Lima was born in 1917, in Catolé do Rocha, Paraíba, Brazil, his father, Quintiliano Vieira de Lima, was 48 and his mother, Felisbela Vieira de Freitas, was 40. He married Iolanda Vieira da Silva on 14 April 1948, in Boa Viagem, Ceará, Brazil. He died in 1985, in Boa Viagem, Ceará, Brazil, at the age of 68.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Delfino Vieira Lima
Iolanda Vieira da Silva
Marriage: 14 April 1948

Spouse and Children

14 April 1948
Boa Viagem, Ceará, Brazil

Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

Name Meaning

Galician and Portuguese:1. religious byname from Portuguese vieria ‘scallop’ (Late Latin veneria, a derivative of the name of Venus; the goddess was often depicted riding on a scallop). The scallop was a symbol of the pilgrim who had been to the shrine of Santiago de Compostela. 2. habitational name from any of numerous minor places called Vieiria.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Brazil, Ceará, Catholic Church Records, 1725-1971;
  • Legacy NFS Source: Delfino Viera Lima - Church record: birth-name: Delfino Viera Lima

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.