Joseph Maria Rosalio Peres Oropeza

Brief Life History of Joseph Maria Rosalio

When Joseph Maria Rosalio Peres Oropeza was born on 5 October 1766, in Villaldama, Nuevo León, Mexico, his father, Joseph Joachin Peres Pelayo, was 28 and his mother, Maria Manuela Oropesa Flores, was 26. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Maria Francisca Balderrama Cameros.

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Joseph Maria Rosalio Peres Oropeza
Maria Francisca Balderrama Cameros
Maria Manuela Dorotea Perez Valderrama
Alejo Perez
Josefa Gregoria Peres Cameros
Jose Alejos Peres Valderrama

Sources (12)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Joseph Maria Rosalio Peres Oropeza - Church record: birth-name: Joseph Maria Rosalio Peres Oropeza
  • Joseph Maria Rosalia Peres de Eropesa, "México, Nuevo León, registros parroquiales, 1667-1981"
  • Rosalio Perez, "México, Nuevo León, Registro Civil, 1859-1962"

World Events (6)


Colonization grant given to Moses Austin to settle Texas. Plan of Iguala proclaims Mexican independence. Augustín de Iturbide and Spanish envoy sign Treaty of Córdoba recognizing Mexico's independence. treaty not honored by Spanish government, however.


Army of the Three Guarantees occupies Mexico City under Iturbide's command. Iturbide becomes emperor of Mexico as Agustín I. Iturbide deposed, and republic proclaimed by Antonio López de Santa Anna Pérez de Lebrón.


Santa Anna repels Spain's attempt to regain control of Mexico. Guerrero abolishes slavery as means of discouraging migration of United States southerners to Texas.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Alejandro, Carlos, Manuel, Eloy, Gonzalo, Ramon, Agustin, Alfonso, Ana, Artemio, Bautista.

Portuguese: patronymic from the personal name Pedro, Portuguese equivalent of Peter (Old Portuguese Pero).

Spanish: variant of Pérez (see Perez 1), a cognate of the Portuguese name in 1 above. This surname is most common in Mexico.

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

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