Dolores Torres

1863–1999
Vargas, La Guaira, Venezuela

The Life of Dolores

Dolores Torres was born about 1863, in Vargas, La Guaira, Venezuela. She had at least 1 son with Esequiel Torres. She died before 1999, at the age of 135.

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Family Time Line

Dolores Torres
1863–1999
Esequiel Torres
1775–
Delis Tomas Torres
1884–1999

Spouse & Children

  • Female1863–1999Female

  • Esequiel Torres

    Male1775–Male

children

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 0

The hostilities of the Federal War ended with negotiations for the Treaty of Coche, singed on May 22. This was the biggest civil war Venezuela had had since its independence.
1870

Age 7

Guzman Blanco ruled Venezuela bringing the civil wars to an end.
1899

Age 36

An international tribunal in Paris ruled on a border dispute between Venezuela and British Guiana (Guyana). Britain received most of the claim for the Essequibo region, close to 111,000 square miles. Venezuela was represented by 2 U.S. judges and the chairman of the panel was Russian jurist Frederic de Martens. Venezuela rejected this decision in the 1960s.

Name Meaning

1 Galician, Catalan, Spanish, Portuguese, and Jewish (Sephardic): habitational name from any of the numerous places named Torres, all named with the plural of torre ‘tower’ ( see Torre ).2 Italian: habitational name from Torres in Belluno or Porto Torres in Sassari. In southern Italy the surname is sometimes a borrowing from Spanish (see 1).3 Dutch: from a short form of Victoris, from the Latin personal name Victorius.

Possible Related Names

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

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