Jose Moises "Gonzalo" Vela Ramirez

1915–1 June 1994 (Age 79)
Cutervo, Cajamarca, Peru

The Life of Jose Moises "Gonzalo"

Jose Moises "Gonzalo" Vela Ramirez was born in 1915, in Cutervo, Cajamarca, Peru as the son of Raymundo Vela and Encarnacion Ramirez. He had at least 1 son with Paulina Avellaneda Ramirez. He died on 1 June 1994, in his hometown, at the age of 79.

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Jose Moises "Gonzalo" Vela Ramirez
Paulina Avellaneda Ramirez
Maximo Vela Ramirez

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Parents and Siblings

    Raymundo Vela


    Encarnacion Ramirez




World Events (4)


Age 14

Chile returned Tacna to Peru.

Age 60

Quechua, the language of the Inca, was made an official language along with Spanish of Peru.

Age 66

Peru fights border war with Ecuador over Cordillera del Condor, which a 1942 protocol had given to Peru.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish, Catalan and Galician: of uncertain derivation; it could be from the pre-Roman personal name Vela (compare Basque bela, vela ‘raven’). More likely perhaps, it may be a byname from vela meaning either ‘sail’ or ‘watchman’.2 Spanish: habitational name from a place name Vela, in Córdoba province.3 Portuguese: habitational name from a place named Vela in Portugal.

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

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