Luis Tellado Y Velez

about 1868–23 July 1954 (Age 86)
Lares, Puerto Rico

The Life of Luis

When Luis Tellado Y Velez was born about 1868, in Lares, Puerto Rico, his father, Jacinto Tellado Y Rodriguez, was 29 and his mother, Luisa Vélez Y Tellado, was 26. He married Graciana Jirau Y Soto in Puerto Rico. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 23 July 1954, in Lares, Puerto Rico, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Luis Tellado Y Velez
1868–1954
Graciana Jirau Y Soto
1876–1956
Marriage:
Bienvenida Tellado Y Jiran
1901–
Maria Tellado Jiran
Gumersinda L Tellado Y Jirau
1902–
Maria Rosa Tellado Jirau
1902–1998
Rosa Tellado Y Jiran
1903–
Savina A Tellado Y Jirau
1906–
Julio N Tellado Y Jirau
1907–
Luis Tellado Y Jirau
1912–1938
Graciana Tellado Y Jirau
1916–
Rodolfo Tellado Jirau
1917–1988
Francisco Tellado Y Jirau
1919–
Pedro Tellado Jirau
1923–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
Puerto Rico
children

(12)

    Bienvenida Tellado Y Jiran

    Female1901–Female

    Gumersinda L Tellado Y Jirau

    Female1902–Female

    Female1902–1998Female

    Rosa Tellado Y Jiran

    Female1903–Female

    Savina A Tellado Y Jirau

    Female1906–Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacinto Tellado Y Rodriguez

    Male1839–1908Male

    Luisa Vélez Y Tellado

    Female1842–Female

siblings

(13)

    Miguel Antonio Tellado Y Velez

    Male1858–1942Male

    Jose Ignacio Tellado Y Velez

    Male1861–1941Male

    Catalina Tellado Y Velez

    Female1863–1891Female

    Isabel Tellado Y Vélez

    Female1867–1951Female

    Male1868–1954Male

+8 More Children

World Events (7)

1873

Age 5

Slavery is abolished in the Spanish colonies of Puerto Rico.
1898

Age 30

Under the Treaty of Paris, Puerto Rico is ceded by the Spanish to the U.S. at the end of the Spanish-American War.
1900

Age 32

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.

Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname from mellado ‘nicked’, for someone who missed one or more teeth, from mellar ‘to nick’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Luis Tellado Y Velez, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Luis Tellado Velez, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Luis Tellado Y Velez, "United States Census, 1910"

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