Maria Pascuala Rey Calvo

Brief Life History of Maria Pascuala

When Maria Pascuala Rey Calvo was born on 23 October 1897, in Cundinamarca, Colombia, her father, Liborio Maria Rey Guevara, was 41 and her mother, Maria Mercedes Calvo, was 33. She married Rogelio Rey Gomez about 1922, in Bogotá D. C., Cundinamarca, Colombia. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died in April 1986, in New York, United States, at the age of 88.

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Rogelio Rey Gomez
Maria Pascuala Rey Calvo
Marriage: about 1922
Blanca Cecilia Rey Rey

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    1898 · War with the Spanish

    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

    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.


    The United States pay Colombia $25 million for the loss of Panama.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Manuel, Jose, Luis, Juan, Alfredo, Roberto, Alfonso, Angel, Eduardo, Jesus, Mariano, Carlos.

    Spanish, Galician, and French (Occitan): from Spanish and Old French rey ‘king’ (from Latin rex, genitive regis), which may have denoted someone in the service of a king, or it may have been from the title of someone in a brotherhood or a nickname for someone who behaved in a regal fashion or who had earned the title in some contest of skill or by presiding over festivities. Compare Del Rey and Galician Rei .

    English (Somerset): variant of Ray .

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

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