Francisco José Tamayo Yépez

4 October 1902–14 February 1985 (Age 82)
El Tocuyo, Lara, Venezuela

The Life of Francisco José

When Francisco José Tamayo Yépez was born on 4 October 1902, in El Tocuyo, Lara, Venezuela, his father, Carlos Maria Tamayo Leon, was 38 and his mother, Abigail Yépez Piñero, was 34. He died on 14 February 1985, in Caracas, Distrito Federal, Venezuela, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Carlos Maria Tamayo Leon
1864–1925
Abigail Yépez Piñero
1868–1902
Ana Teresa Tamayo Yépez
1895–1983
Carmen Lusia Tamayo Yepez
1895–
Francisco José Tamayo Yépez
1902–1985

Parents and Siblings

    Carlos Maria Tamayo Leon

    Male1864–1925Male

    Abigail Yépez Piñero

    Female1868–1902Female

siblings

(3)

    Ana Teresa Tamayo Yépez

    Female1895–1983Female

    Carmen Lusia Tamayo Yepez

    Female1895–Female

    Male1902–1985Male

World Events (5)

1914

Age 12

Venezuela's 1st oil gusher was drilled near Lake Maracibo.
1929

Age 27

Venezuela was the world's largest exporter of oil.
1947

Age 45

President Romulo Gallegos, Venezuela's first democratically elected leader, is overthrown within eight months of his election in a military coup led by Marcos Perez Jimenez, who forms a government with backing from the armed forces and the U.S.

Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from places called Tamayo in the provinces of Burgos and Albacete.

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

Sources (1)

  • Venezuela, Catholic Church Records, 1577-1995; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9R52-9JD5?cc=1951777&wc=WNJR-J8Z%3A376111901%2C378709701%2C376111503%2C378719801

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