Victoria Margarita Herrera Melo

1920–19 July 2003 (Age 83)
Alcozauca de Guerrero, Guerrero, Mexico

The Life of Victoria Margarita

When Victoria Margarita Herrera Melo was born in 1920, in Alcozauca de Guerrero, Guerrero, Mexico, her father, Margarito Herrera Ruíz, was 52 and her mother, María Melo Burgoa, was 49. She married Donaciano Garín Camacho on 28 April 1939, in Alcozauca de Guerrero, Guerrero, Mexico. She died on 19 July 2003, in Mexico City, Mexico, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Donaciano Garín Camacho
Victoria Margarita Herrera Melo
Marriage: 28 April 1939

Spouse and Children

28 April 1939
Alcozauca de Guerrero, Guerrero, Mexico

Parents and Siblings

    Margarito Herrera Ruíz


    María Melo Burgoa




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World Events (8)


Age 0

Obregón rebels. Carranza dies. Obregón elected president.
1928 · Mexico City divided into 80 Boroughs

Age 8

"BY decree of the ""Organic Law"", the Federal District of Mexico City is divided into 80 boroughs, and 16 districts."
1943 · El Colegio Nacional�founded

Age 23

In 1943, the honorary academy, dedicated to the sciences and arts, is constructed by presidental decree. The goal is to bring the best scientists and artists together and give exclusive lectures, in their respective fields.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from villages so called in the provinces of Seville and Badajoz, from a word meaning ‘iron smithy’, ‘blacksmith's forge’ (a derivative of hierro ‘iron’, Latin ferrum).2 French: habitational name from the Gascon form of Ferrière, a place in Pyrénées-Atlantique. The place name is derived from Latina ferraria ‘iron-mine’, ‘iron-forge’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Victoria M Herrera, "Mexico, Guerrero, Civil Registration, 1860-1996"
  • Victoria Herrera Melo, "Mexico, Distrito Federal, Civil Registration, 1832-2005"

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