Dionisio Salsamendi Torres

Lavalleja, Uruguay

The Life of Dionisio Salsamendi

Dionisio Salsamendi Torres was christened on 5 June 1902, in Lavalleja, Uruguay as the son of Dionisio Salsamendi Cristaldo and Maria Torres Alvarez. He died on 12 October 1980, at the age of 78.

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Dionisio Salsamendi Cristaldo
Maria Torres Alvarez
Calixto Salsamendi Torres
Maria Jacinta Salsamendi Torres
Carmelo Maximo Salsamendi Torres
Juana Justa Salsamendi Torres
Regina Margarita Salsamendi Torres
Dionisio Salsamendi Torres
Luciano Salsamendi Torres

Parents & Siblings

  • Dionisio Salsamendi Cristaldo


  • Female1873–1948Female



+2 More Children

World Events (2)


Opposition groups excluded from politics following military coup.

Campaign by Tupamaros guerrillas.

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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