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Tuason Family of the Philippines

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  • Albina de la Paz Tuason (deceased)
    Albina de la Paz Tuason belonged to the Court of the Queen of the Orient at the 1920 Manila Carnival.
  • Gonzalo Patiño Tuason (deceased)
    Gonzalo Patiño Tuason was a prominent industrialist of the late 19th century and the successor of the fifth lord of the Tuason mayorazgo. The richest Filipino of his time, he had vast trading an...
  • Mariano Tuason (deceased)
    Mariano Tuason was one of the most prominent traders and merchants of 19th-century Philippines. He was a founding partner in Tuason and Fernandez, an enterprise engaged in real estate, construction and...
  • Jose Maria Fabie Tuason (b. - 1856)
    Jose Maria Fabie Tuason was one of the most prominent traders and merchants of 19th-century Philippines. He founded JM Tuason & Company, an import-export agent and was the first manager of Banco Espa&#...
  • Luis Rocha (deceased)
    Luis Rocha was a wealthy Spanish aristocrat, living in the Philippines. His summer home, built in 1750, is now the official residence of the Presidents of the Philippines -- the Malacañang Palac...

Tuason is derived from "Son-tua", which means "eldest son" in Chinese. Includes Tuazon.

This sub-project aims to organize genealogical data on the Tuason Family of the Philippines. Profiles here are those of historical figures, scions of the gentry (de buena familia), revolutionary heroes, scholars, government officials, national athletes and other public personalities (celebrities) in various fields. Find more surnames at the master project page, Families of the Philippines.

How to Contribute

  1. Please click the "Join Project" button on the upper right of the project page.
  2. After getting yourself added as a collaborator for the surname, select the profile of the prominent Filipino you wish to add.
  3. Navigate to the profile. Under the "More Actions" link, choose "Add to Project" and select sub-project to which your ancestor should be included in.
  4. Include in the "About Me" section a brief biographical sketch, summarizing the person's significant contributions and accomplishments. (Required)
  5. Include a photograph, if one exists.
  6. Mark the profile as "public" and not "private". (Required)