Dionicio Torres

1857–1957 (Age 100)
Guadalupe, Zacatecas, Mexico

The Life of Dionicio

Dionicio Torres was born about 1857, in Guadalupe, Zacatecas, Mexico. He married Teodora Escobedo about 1877, in Guadalupe, Zacatecas, Mexico. He died about 1957, in his hometown, at the age of 100.

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Dionicio Torres
Teodora Escobedo
Marriage: about 1877

Spouse & Children

about 1877
Guadalupe, Zacatecas, Mexico

World Events (3)


Age 0

Constitution of 1857 promulgated.

Age 1

War of the Reform between conservatives/clericalists and liberals engulfs country in three years of bitter struggle. After liberal victory, Juárez promulgates Reform Laws, establishing nationalization of ecclesiastical properties without compensation, as well as suppression of religious orders.

Age 4

Moratorium on foreign debt payments. Tripartite agreement for intervention signed by Britain, France, and Spain.

Name Meaning

1 Galician, Catalan, Spanish, Portuguese, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the numerous places named Torres, all named with the plural of torre ‘tower’ ( see Torre ).2 Italian: habitational name from Torres in Belluno or Porto Torres in Sassari. In southern Italy the surname is sometimes a borrowing from Spanish (see 1).3 Dutch: from a short form of Victoris, from the Latin personal name Victorius.

Possible Related Names

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

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