Zoila Caneva Ballesteros

about 1907–about 1994 (Age 87)
Colombia

The Life of Zoila

When Zoila Caneva Ballesteros was born about 1907, in Colombia, her father, Mr Caneva, was -22 and her mother, Maria Del Carmen Ballesteros, was 20. She died about 1994, at the age of 87.

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Parents and Siblings

    Mr Caneva

    Male1929–1959Male

    Maria Del Carmen Ballesteros

    Female1887–1937Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

1922

Age 15

The United States pay Colombia $25 million for the loss of Panama.
1939

Age 32

World War II. Colombia helps the United States to keep the Panama Canal open.
1989

Age 82

The United States aid Colombia against drug dealers. They supply the Colombian government with military equipment and advisory.

Name Meaning

Catalan:1. metonymic occupational name for a candle maker, from a dialectal or obselete variant of Catalan candela ‘candle’. 2. possibly also metonymic occupational name for a spicer, from a dialectal or old form of canyella ‘cinnamon’.

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

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