Jovita Martel de avila

1886–1964 (Age 78)
Delicias, Chihuahua, Mexico

The Life of Jovita

When Jovita Martel de avila was born in 1886, her father, Teofilo Martel Nabora, was 30 and her mother, Francisca Avila huerta, was 29. She married Barbaro Ochoa vasquez on 10 June 1904, in Fresnillo, Zacatecas, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1964, in Delicias, Chihuahua, Mexico, at the age of 78, and was buried in Delicias, Chihuahua, Mexico.

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Barbaro Ochoa vasquez
Jovita Martel de avila
Marriage: 10 June 1904
Gregoria ochoa de espinoza
j carlos ochoa Martel
Sixta Ochoa Martel
Cipriano ochoa martel
Juan ochoa martel
Ramon ochoa martel
Gregoria ochoa martel

Spouse and Children

10 June 1904
Fresnillo, Zacatecas, Mexico


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Teofilo Martel Nabora


    Francisca Avila huerta




+8 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Constitution changed to allow Díaz to succeed himself.
1891 · The Garza Revolution

Age 5

The Garza Revolution was a conflict fought between the residents of Coahuila and Texas. It began when a campaign to start an uprising against Porfirio Diaz. Even though it was a minor conflict, it is seen as a precursor to the Mexican Revolution.

Age 22

Díaz states his intention of not seeking reelection in interview. Francisco I. Madero publishes The Presidential Succession of 1910 .

Name Meaning

1 English and German: from a medieval personal name, a pet form of Martin or Marta .2 English and French: metonymic occupational name for a smith or a nickname for a forceful person, from Old French martel ‘hammer’ (Late Latin martellus). Charles Martel, the grandfather of Charlemagne, gained his byname from the force with which he struck down his enemies in battle.3 Spanish and Portuguese: from Portuguese martelo, Old Spanish martel ‘hammer’ (Late Latin martellus), or an Iberianized form of the Italian cognate Martello .

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

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