Manuela Portillo Jordan

1898–1988 (Age 90)
Jiménez, Chihuahua, Mexico

The Life of Manuela

When Manuela Portillo Jordan was born on 8 August 1898, in Jiménez, Chihuahua, Mexico, her father, Jose Portillo Melesio, was 31 and her mother, Juana Jordan Ontiveros, was 28. She married Herculano Almengor on 21 May 1937, in Camargo, Chihuahua, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 1 August 1988, in her hometown, at the age of 89, and was buried in Jiménez, Chihuahua, Mexico.

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Family Time Line

Manuela Portillo Jordan
1898–1988
Herculano Almengor
1894–1974
Marriage: 21 May 1937
Eulogio Almengor Portillo

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
21 May 1937
Camargo, Chihuahua, Mexico
children

(1)

  • Eulogio Almengor Portillo

    MaleMale

Parents & Siblings

  • Jose Portillo Melesio

    Male1867–1932Male

  • Juana Jordan Ontiveros

    Female1870–1932Female

siblings

(6)

  • Adolfo Portillo Jordan

    Male1882–1918Male

  • Geronimo Portillo Jordan

    Male1885–1930Male

  • Female1898–1988Female

  • FELIPA PORTILLO JORDAN

    Female1900–1901Female

  • Venancio Portillo Jordán

    Male1902–1959Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1904

Age 6

Constitution changed to allow for six-year presidential term.
1906

Age 8

Proclamation against Díaz issued by the liberals in St. Louis, Missouri.
1923

Age 25

United States recognizes Obregón government.

Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the places named Portillo, from the diminutive of puerto ‘mountain pass’, notably those in Valladolid, Soria, and Toledo.

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

Sources (2)

  • Portillo Jordán, "México, Chihuahua, Registro Civil, 1861-1997"
  • Manuela Portillo Jordan, "México, Chihuahua, Registro Civil, 1861-1997"

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