Jacinta Cruz Hernández

21 July 1893–July 1975 (Age 81)
Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico

The Life Summary of Jacinta

When Jacinta Cruz Hernández was born on 21 July 1893, in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico, her father, Juan Victoriano Cruz Rodriguez, was 33 and her mother, María Josefa Hernández Pastrana, was 31. She married Tomás Díaz Montañez on 11 December 1910, in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Quebrada Grande, Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico in 1910 and San Antón, Carolina, Puerto Rico in 1940. She died in July 1975, in Puerto Rico, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Tomás Díaz Montañez
Jacinta Cruz Hernández
Marriage: 11 December 1910
Juana Diaz Y Cruz
Josefina Díaz Cruz
Onofre Diaz Cruz
Carmen Díaz Y Cruz
Tomás Díaz Y Cruz
Reyes Díaz Y Cruz
Margarita Díaz Y Cruz
Ramon Reinaldo Diaz Cruz
Lydia Raquel Diaz Cruz
Adán Eley Diaz Cruz

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 December 1910Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    Age 5
    Under the Treaty of Paris, Puerto Rico is ceded by the Spanish to the U.S. at the end of the Spanish-American War.
    Age 7
    U.S. Congress institutes civil government in Puerto Rico under the Foraker Act. U.S. maintains strict control over island affairs, prompting demands for more local control.
    Age 24
    Jones Act grants U.S. citizenship to Puerto Ricans.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Juan, Luis, Carlos, Manuel, Miguel, Francisco, Pedro, Jesus, Angel, Ramon, Roberto. Portuguese Joao, Wenceslao, Anatolio, Godofredo, Ligia, Paulo, Sil, Albano, Joaquim, Manoel, Margarida, Omero.Spanish and Portuguese:topographic name for someone who lived by a cross or crossroad, from cruz ‘cross’ (from Latin crux), or a habitational name from any of numerous places called (La) Cruz. Compare Spanish Lacruz .

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

    Possible Related Names

    De la Cruz
    Da Cruz
    De Cruz

    Sources (32)

    • Jacinta Cruz Y Hernandez in household of Luciano Pastrana Y Cruz, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Jacinta Cruz De Díaz in household of Tomás Díaz Y Montañez, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Jacinta Cruz, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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