Josefa Espinosa Colino

11 May 1873–10 April 1953 (Age 79)
Usagre, Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain

The Life of Josefa

When Josefa Espinosa Colino was born on 11 May 1873, in Usagre, Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain, her father, Leoncio Espinosa Viniegra, was 46 and her mother, Amparo Colino Acedo, was 24. She married Ignacio Díez Serrano on 5 August 1897, in Usagre, Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 10 April 1953, in her hometown, at the age of 79.

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Ignacio Díez Serrano
Josefa Espinosa Colino
Marriage: 5 August 1897
Dolores Díez Espinosa

Spouse and Children

5 August 1897
Usagre, Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain


Parents and Siblings

    Leoncio Espinosa Viniegra


    Amparo Colino Acedo




World Events (8)

1883 · "The """"Sagrada Familia"""" Cathedral in Barcelona begins construction"

Age 10

Architect Antoni Gaudi begins work on what would be a historical landmark cathedral in Barcelona, Spain.
1884 · Spain colonizes Western Sahara

Age 11

Spain sends colonizers to Western Sahara, eventually calling it the Spanish Sahara.
1895 · Basque Nationalist Party established

Age 22

Basque Nationalist Party established by Sabino de Arana y Goiri, initiating separatist tensions that will last over a century.

Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Espinosa, from a collective form of espina ‘thorn’.

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

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