Evaristo Rosa y Rosa

about 1877–9 April 1945 (Age 68)
Guayabo, Aguada, Puerto Rico

The Life Summary of Evaristo Rosa y

Evaristo Rosa y Rosa was born about 1877 as the son of Pedro Rosa Torres and Encarnacion Rosa Pérez. He had at least 5 sons and 2 daughters with Felicita Chaparro y Chaparro de Rosa. He died on 9 April 1945, in Guayabo, Aguada, Puerto Rico, at the age of 68.

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Evaristo Rosa y Rosa
Felicita Chaparro y Chaparro de Rosa
María Rosa Y Chaparro
Lorenzo Rosa y Chaparro
Telesforo Rosa y Chaparro
Georgina Rosa Chaparro
Teodoro Rosa y Chaparro
Juan Rosa y Chaparro
Antonio Rosa y Chaparro

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World Events (5)

Age 21
Under the Treaty of Paris, Puerto Rico is ceded by the Spanish to the U.S. at the end of the Spanish-American War.
Age 23
U.S. Congress institutes civil government in Puerto Rico under the Foraker Act. U.S. maintains strict control over island affairs, prompting demands for more local control.
Age 40
Jones Act grants U.S. citizenship to Puerto Ricans.

Name Meaning

1 Italian and Catalan: from rosa ‘rose’ (Latin rosa), applied in part as a topographic name for someone who lived where wild roses grew, in part as a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a rose, and in part as a nickname for someone with a pink, rosy complexion.2 Portuguese and Spanish: in most cases a short form of a name such as (de la) Rosa (Spanish) or (da) Rosa (Portuguese), or occasionally from the female personal name Rosa.3 Polish and Czech: from the vocabulary word rosa ‘dew’, ‘juice’, ‘sap’, applied as a nickname.

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

Possible Related Names

La Rosa

Sources (2)

  • Evaristo Rosa Y Rosa, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Evaristo Rosa Y Rosa, "United States Census, 1910"

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