Ezequiel Rivas Gomez

15 October 1877–15 January 1964 (Age 86)
Abasolo, Coahuila, Mexico

The Life of Ezequiel

When Ezequiel Rivas Gomez was born on 15 October 1877, in Abasolo, Coahuila, Mexico, his father, Bonifacio Rivas Chaves, was 36 and his mother, Vicenta Gomez Sanchez, was 33. He married Genoveva Torres Rodriguez on 22 July 1906, in Múzquiz, Múzquiz, Coahuila, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 15 January 1964, in Múzquiz, Múzquiz, Coahuila, Mexico, at the age of 86, and was buried in Múzquiz, Múzquiz, Coahuila, Mexico.

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Family Time Line

Ezequiel Rivas Gomez
1877–1964
Genoveva Torres Rodriguez
1883–1917
Marriage: 22 July 1906
Felicitas Rivas Torres
1906–1916
Ramón Rivas Torres
1908–1972
Jesus Rivas Torres
Manuela Rivas Torres
Pedro Rivas Torres
1909–1985
Socorro Rivas Torres
1910–2002
Vicenta Rivas Torres
1912–1970
Juan Rivas Torres
1915–1990
Isidro Rivas Torres
1917–1920

Spouse and Children

    Male1877–1964Male

    Genoveva Torres Rodriguez

    Female1883–1917Female

MARRIAGE
22 July 1906
Múzquiz, Múzquiz, Coahuila, Mexico
children

(9)

    Felicitas Rivas Torres

    Female1906–1916Female

    Ramón Rivas Torres

    Male1908–1972Male

    Pedro Rivas Torres

    Male1909–1985Male

    Female1910–2002Female

    Female1912–1970Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Bonifacio Rivas Chaves

    Male1841–1933Male

    Vicenta Gomez Sanchez

    Female1844–1933Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1880

Age 3

United States railroad companies receive favorable concessions. Railroad boom.
1884

Age 7

Mining code reformed. Subsoil ownership given to landowners. Reelection of Díaz.
1904

Age 27

Constitution changed to allow for six-year presidential term.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish: habitational name from any of the places named Rivas or Ribas, a variant of Ribas .2 in some cases, variant of Catalan Ribes ( see Ribas ).

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Papá Cheque

A mí bisabuelo no lo conocí pero mi mamá cuando nos habla de él le dice papá Cheque y así les enseñe a mis hijos a conocerle como le decimos todos con mucho cariño, quería mucho a mi mamá y la protegí …

Sources (3)

  • Esquivel Rivas en el registro de Isidro Rivas, "México, Coahuila, Registro Civil, 1861-1998"
  • Esequiel Rivas en el registro de Ramón Rivas Torres, "México, Coahuila, Registro Civil, 1861-1998"
  • Ezequiel Rivas en el registro de Manuel Rivas Torrez y Isidra Escamilla Cordova, "México, Coahuila, Registro Civil, 1861-1998"

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