Jeronima Agustina Alvarado Y Vega

1894–1986 (Age 92)
Bronx, New York, United States

The Life of Jeronima Agustina

When Jeronima Agustina Alvarado Y Vega was born on 1 October 1894, her father, Blas Alvarado Rivera, was 40 and her mother, Basilisa Vega Torres, was 11. She married Ramon Aponte Vega on 31 March 1924, in Barranquitas, Puerto Rico, United States. She died in November 1986, in Bronx, New York, United States, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Jeronima Agustina Alvarado Y Vega
Ramon Aponte Vega
Marriage: 31 March 1924

Spouse & Children

31 March 1924
Barranquitas, Puerto Rico, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Blas Alvarado Rivera


  • Basilisa Vega Torres




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 23

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 24

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a place in Badajoz province called Alvarado.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Agustina Alvarado, "Puerto Rico, Civil Registration, 1805-2001"
  • Jeronima Agustina Alvarado Y Vega, "Puerto Rico, Civil Registration, 1805-2001"
  • Augustine Alvarado, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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