Candilario Basanta

Maleabout 1844–about 1944

Brief Life History of Candilario

Candilario Basanta was born about 1844, in Uling, Toledo City, Cebu, Philippines. He married Francisca Basanta about 1864, in Uling, Toledo City, Cebu, Philippines. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died about 1944, at the age of 102.

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Candilario Basanta
Francisca Basanta
Marriage: about 1864
Serciaca Basanta

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  • Marriage
    about 1864Uling, Toledo City, Cebu, Philippines
  • Children (1)

    World Events (4)


    Age 54

    The U.S. navy destroys the Spanish fleet in Manila Bay. Spain cedes the Philippines to the U.S. under the Treaty of Paris in December, Philippines rebel leader Emilio Aguinaldo declares the Philippines independent on June 12, which will be recognized in the future as the Philippines' Independence Day.


    Age 58

    "Insurrection ends. Taft improves economic conditions, settles disputes over church ownership of land, establishes ""Pensionado""program, allowing Filipinos to study in U.S. , which helped modernize and westernize the country."


    Age 91

    Filipino people approve constitution creating the Philippine Commonwealth with Manuel Quezon y Molina as the first president. The Philippines is promised full independence within 10 years.

    Name Meaning

    Spanish: variant of Santa ‘she-saint’, with fused definite article la.

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

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