Jose Nieves Rodriguez

14 April 1886–1 April 1974 (Age 88)
Naranjito, Puerto Rico, United States

The Life of Jose

When Jose Nieves Rodriguez was born on 14 April 1886, in Naranjito, Puerto Rico, United States, his father, Juan de Jesus Rodriguez, was 24 and his mother, Flora Nieves, was 22. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Ramona Rivera Vazquez. He lived in Naranjito, Paraguay in 1935 and Barrio Achiote, Naranjito, Puerto Rico, United States in 1940. He died on 1 April 1974, in Naranjito, Puerto Rico, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Jose Nieves Rodriguez
1886–1974
Ramona Rivera Vazquez
1898–1992
Delfina Nieves Y Rivera
1929–
Etanislao Nieves Rivera
1935–1997
Jose Juan Nieves Rivera
1932–1999
Flora Nieves Rivera
1932–
Dominga Nieves Rivera
1938–2017

Spouse and Children

children

(5)

    Delfina Nieves Y Rivera

    Female1929–Female

    Male1932–1999Male

    Flora Nieves Rivera

    Female1932–Female

    Etanislao Nieves Rivera

    Male1935–1997Male

    Dominga Nieves Rivera

    Female1938–2017Female

Parents and Siblings

    Juan de Jesus Rodriguez

    Male1862–Male

    Flora Nieves

    Female1864–Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1886–1974Male

    Manuel Rodriguez Chevres

    Male1896–Male

    Justina Rodriguez Chevres

    Female1899–Female

    Belen Rodriguez Chevres

    Female1901–Female

    Medardo Rodriguez Chevres

    Male1904–Male

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1898

Age 12

Under the Treaty of Paris, Puerto Rico is ceded by the Spanish to the U.S. at the end of the Spanish-American War.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 23

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Spanish:1. religious byname, from the title María de las Nieves ‘Mary of the Snows’, given particularly to children born on 5 August, on which date the Virgin allegedly once caused it to snow in Rome. It is possible that the surname derives in part from a nickname for someone with snow-white hair. 2. Castilianized form of the Galician and Asturian-Leonese habitational name Neves .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • José Nieves Y Rodríguez, "United States Census, 1930"
  • José Nieves Y Rodriguez, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jose Nieves, "Puerto Rico, Registro Civil, 1805-2001"

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