Juan Jose Ballesteros Chavez

September 1802–15 April 1880 (Age 77)
Santiago, Nuevo León, Mexico

The Life Summary of Juan Jose

When Juan Jose Ballesteros Chavez was born in September 1802, in Santiago, Nuevo León, Mexico, his father, Francisco Ballesteros, was 34 and his mother, Maria Antonia Chavez, was 32. He married Maria de los Angeles Rodriguez Gonzalez on 20 April 1825, in Santiago Apóstol, Santiago, Nuevo León, Mexico. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 15 April 1880, in Los Rodríguez, Santiago, Nuevo León, Mexico, at the age of 77.

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Juan Jose Ballesteros Chavez
Maria de los Angeles Rodriguez Gonzalez
Marriage: 20 April 1825
Ma. Ramona Ballesteros Rodriguez
Jose Felipe Ballesteros Rodriguez
Jose Antonio Ballesteros Rodriguez
Martin De Gracia Ballesteros Rodriguez
Jose Cirilo Ballesteros Rodrigz.

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World Events (8)

Age 19
Colonization grant given to Moses Austin to settle Texas. Plan of Iguala proclaims Mexican independence. Augustín de Iturbide and Spanish envoy sign Treaty of Córdoba recognizing Mexico's independence. treaty not honored by Spanish government, however.
Age 20
Army of the Three Guarantees occupies Mexico City under Iturbide's command. Iturbide becomes emperor of Mexico as Agustín I. Iturbide deposed, and republic proclaimed by Antonio López de Santa Anna Pérez de Lebrón.
Age 21
Guadelupe Victoria becomes first Mexican president.

Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of various places in Spain, for example Ballesteros de Calatrava in the province of Ciudad Real, Los Ballesteros (Huelva), Ballesteros (Cuenca), and others no longer identifiable, which were probably so named because of their association with ballesteros ‘crossbowmen’, plural of ballestero, an agent derivative of ballesta ‘crossbow’ ( see Ballester ).

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

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Sources (16)

  • Juan Ballesteros, "México, Nuevo León, Registro Civil, 1859-1962"
  • Juan Jose Ballesteros death 1880- Mexico, Nuevo León, Civil Registration, 1859-1962; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G5TX-GN?cc=1916238&wc=M6SR-129%3A203526701%2C203556401
  • Juan Chabes in entry for Luis Chabes and Maria Dionicia Rodrigues, "Mexico Marriages, 1570-1950"

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