Josep Roura i Casanovas

21 January 1822–
Sant Pol de Mar, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

The Life of Josep

Josep Roura i Casanovas was born on 21 January 1822 as the son of Joan Roura i Beia and Narcisa Casanovas Ros i Fabrega.

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Joan Roura i Beia
Narcisa Casanovas Ros i Fabrega
Marià Roura i Casanovas
Joan Joseph Aloy Roura i Casanovas
Joan Joseph Francisco Roura i Casanovas
Mª Anna Roura i Casanovas
Francesc Roura i Casanovas
Josep Roura i Casanovas
Teresa Roura i Casanovas
Micaela Roura i Casanovas
Agustí Roura i Casanovas

Parents and Siblings

    Joan Roura i Beia


    Narcisa Casanovas Ros i Fabrega




+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 11

First Carlist War
1833 · First Carlist War

Age 11

"This was a civil war fought between two groups, the ""Carlists"" and the ""Basques"", who had differing ideas about how succession to the throne should happen and the role of the Spanish monarchy."
1855 · Confiscation of Godoy

Age 33

The Spanish government siezes and sells private properties that belong to the Catholic church, and other religious factions to pay off national debts, encourage privatization, and strengthen the economy.

Name Meaning

1 Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from Moura in Beja, Portugal, or from any of the like named places in Galicia.2 Southern French: dialect variant of More 3.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Joseph Miguel Francisco Roure, "Spain, Baptisms, 1502-1940"
  • Joseph Miguel Francisco Roure, "España, bautismos, 1502-1940"

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