Ramona Soto Zarzana

13 March 1846–14 April 1925 (Age 79)
Jerez de la Frontera, Cádiz, Andalusia, Spain

The Life of Ramona

When Ramona Soto Zarzana was born on 13 March 1846, in Jerez de la Frontera, Cádiz, Andalusia, Spain, her father, Francisco Soto Salguero, was 14 and her mother, Maria Zarzana Vega, was 16. She married Fernando Jiménez de Vargas on 6 November 1865, in Jerez de la Frontera, Cádiz, Andalusia, Spain. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She died on 14 April 1925, in her hometown, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Fernando Jiménez de Vargas
Ramona Soto Zarzana
Marriage: 6 November 1865
Sebastiana Jimenez de Soto
Fernando Jimenez Soto
Juana Jiménez Soto
Ana Jiménez de Soto
Ramona Jimenez Soto

Spouse and Children

6 November 1865
Jerez de la Frontera, Cádiz, Andalusia, Spain


    Sebastiana Jimenez de Soto


    Ana Jiménez de Soto


    Ramona Jimenez Soto


    Fernando Jimenez Soto



Parents and Siblings

    Francisco Soto Salguero


    Maria Zarzana Vega




    Ramona Soto Zarzana


    Juan Jose Soto Zarzana


    Maria de las Mercedes Soto Zarzana


    Juan Soto Zarzana


    Antonia Soto Zarzana


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1848 · First railway construction in the Iberian Peninsula

Age 2

It links Barcelona with Mataró.
1855 · Confiscation of Godoy

Age 9

The Spanish government siezes and sells private properties that belong to the Catholic church, and other religious factions to pay off national debts, encourage privatization, and strengthen the economy.
1868 · The glorious revolution

Age 22

In September 1868 a mix of military and civil bandits dethroned queen Isabel II, starting a period of democratic rule.

Name Meaning

Spanish:1. habitational name from any of numerous places named Soto or El Soto, from soto ‘grove’, ‘small wood’ (Latin saltus). 2. Castilianized spelling of Asturian-Leonese Sotu , a habitational name from a town so named in Asturies. 3. Castilianized spelling of the Galician equivalent, Souto .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ramona Soto Zarzana, "España, Provincia de Cádiz, registros municipales, 1784-1956"
  • Ramona de Soto, "España, Provincia de Cádiz, registros municipales, 1784-1956"
  • Ramona de Soto Zarrana, "España, Provincia de Cádiz, registros municipales, 1784-1956"

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