Buenaventura Geronima Cruz Santiago

14 July 1909–1954 (Age 44)
Yavesía, Santa María Yavesía, Oaxaca, Mexico

The Life of Buenaventura Geronima

When Buenaventura Geronima Cruz Santiago was born on 14 July 1909, in Santa María Yavesía, Oaxaca, Mexico, her father, Marciano Herculano Cruz, was 22 and her mother, Juana Santiago Hernandez, was 30. She died in 1954, at the age of 45.

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Marciano Herculano Cruz
Juana Santiago Hernandez
Rosa Maria De Los Remedios Cruz Santiago
Lina Sofia Cruz Santiago
Buenaventura Geronima Cruz Santiago
Librado Cruz Santiago
Donaciano Fausto Cruz Santiago
Miguel Donaciano Cruz Santiago
Adelina Cruz Santiago

Parents and Siblings

    Marciano Herculano Cruz


    Juana Santiago Hernandez




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World Events (8)


Age 1

Mexico's 100 years of independence celebrated. Seventh reelection of Díaz. Madero's Plan of San Luis Potosí. Rebellion breaks out in north and in Puebla.

Age 2

Rebellion spreads throughout Mexico. After attack on Ciudad Juárez, Díaz resigns. Madero returns in triumph to Mexico City and is elected to presidency. Emiliano Zapata publishes Plan of Ayala demanding quick reforms.

Age 14

United States recognizes Obregón government.

Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from a common and widespread religious Christian personal name from cruz ‘cross’ (Latin crux), or a habitational name from any of numerous places named Cruz or La Cruz, from this word.

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

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