Josefina Olivas

24 February 1920–13 December 2007 (Age 87)
Chihuahua, Mexico

The Life of Josefina

When Josefina Olivas was born on 24 February 1920, her father, Manuel Olivas Portillo, was 19 and her mother, Eustolia Sánchez Rey, was 22. She married Manuel Armendáriz Pantoja in Ojinaga, Chihuahua, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 13 December 2007, in Chihuahua, Mexico, at the age of 87.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Manuel Armendáriz Pantoja
Josefina Olivas
Olga Armendariz Olivas
María Elena Armendáriz Olivas

Spouse and Children

Ojinaga, Chihuahua, Mexico


Parents and Siblings




    Moisés Olivas Sánchez


World Events (8)


Age 3

United States recognizes Obregón government.

Age 4

Plutarco Elías Calles elected president.

Age 26

Miguel Alemán Valdés presidency. Industrialization, public works, and creation of a new campus for the National Autonomous University of Mexico (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México--UNAM).

Name Meaning

1 Catalan: variant spelling of Olives, habitational name from Olives in Girona province, or a topographic name from the plural of Oliva .2 Spanish: plural form of Oliva .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Josefina Olivas, "Mexico, Chihuahua, Civil Registration, 1861-1997"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Josefina Olivas - Memory of Someone: birth-name: Josefina Olivas

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.