Teodora Nieves

9 November 1915–30 November 2002 (Age 87)
Oconahua, Etzatlán, Jalisco, Mexico

The Life of Teodora

Teodora Nieves was born on 9 November 1915, in Oconahua, Etzatlán, Jalisco, Mexico as the daughter of Candelario Nieves and Francisca Uribe. She had at least 1 son with Nestor Ramirez. She died on 30 November 2002, in her hometown, at the age of 87, and was buried in Oconahua, Etzatlán, Jalisco, Mexico.

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Family Time Line

Nestor Ramirez
1910–
Teodora Nieves
1915–2002
Olegario Ramirez
1931–1982

Spouse and Children

    Nestor Ramirez

    Male1910–Male

    Female1915–2002Female

children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Candelario Nieves

    Male1887–Male

    Female–1987Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1916

Age 1

"General John J. ""Blackjack"" Pershing's punitive expedition pursues Villa and provokes bitterness between Mexico and United States."
1917

Age 2

Constitution of 1917 promulgated. Carranza elected president.
1940

Age 25

Manuel Ávila Camacho presidency. Mexico joins Allies in declaring war on Axis powers. PRM reorganized to provide wider representation and renamed Institutional Revolutionary Party (Partido Revolucionario Institucional--PRI). Bracero (migrant Mexican worker) agreement established between Mexico and United States.

Name Meaning

Spanish:1. religious byname, from the title María de las Nieves ‘Mary of the Snows’, given particularly to children born on 5 August, on which date the Virgin allegedly once caused it to snow in Rome. It is possible that the surname derives in part from a nickname for someone with snow-white hair. 2. Castilianized form of the Galician and Asturian-Leonese habitational name Neves .

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

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